Northern Premier League Tables

1970/71 Tables 1971/72 Tables 1972/73 Tables

Northern Premier League  1971/72

Pos Club Pld W D L F A GA Pts Notes
1st  Stafford Rangers 46 30 11 5 91 32 2.844 71 Champions
2nd  Boston United 46 28 13 5 87 37 2.351 69 Runners Up
3rd  Wigan Athletic 46 27 10 9 70 43 1.628 64 -
4th  Scarborough 46 21 15 10 75 46 1.630 57 -
5th  Northwich Victoria 46 20 14 12 65 59 1.102 54 -
6th  Macclesfield Town 46 18 15 13 61 50 1.220 51 -
7th  Gainsborough Trinity 46 21 9 16 93 79 1.177 51 -
8th  South Shields 46 18 14 14 75 57 1.316 50 -
9th  Bangor City 46 20 8 18 93 74 1.257 48 -
10th  Altrincham 46 18 11 17 72 58 1.241 47 -
11th  Skelmersdale United 46 19 9 18 61 58 1.052 47 -
12th  Matlock Town 46 20 7 19 67 75 0.893 47 -
13th  Chorley 46 17 12 17 66 59 1.119 46 Resigned
14th  Lancaster City 46 15 14 17 85 84 1.012 44 -
15th  Great Harwood 46 15 14 17 60 74 0.811 44 -
16th  Ellesmere Port Town 46 17 9 20 67 71 0.944 43 -
17th  Morecambe 46 15 10 21 51 64 0.797 40 -
18th  Bradford Park Avenue 46 13 13 20 54 71 0.761 39 -
19th  Netherfield 46 16 5 25 51 73 0.699 37 -
20th  Fleetwood 46 11 15 20 43 67 0.642 37 -
21st  South Liverpool 46 12 12 22 61 73 0.836 36 -
22nd  Runcorn 46 8 14 24 48 80 0.600 30 -
23rd  Goole Town 46 9 10 27 51 97 0.526 28 -
24th  Kirkby Town 46 6 12 28 38 104 0.365 24 Resigned

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Joined from the Football League

 Barrow failed to be Re-Elected to the Football League and joined the Northern Premier League

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Left the Northern Premier League

 ▼Chorley Resigned from the Northern Premier League and joined the Cheshire County League
 Kirkby Town Resigned from the Northern Premier League and joined the Lancashire Combination

 

Joined the Northern Premier League

 ▲Mossley Joined from the Cheshire County League

1970/71 Tables 1971/72 Tables 1972/73 Tables