Football : Season Details : 1891

Final English Top Division Football (soccer) Table and Cup Final(s)

Position Club Points History Notes
1  Everton  29 1-3  
2  Preston North End  27 1-3  
3  Notts County  26 1-3  FAC-F 
4  Wolverhampton Wanderers  26 1-3  
5  Bolton Wanderers  25 1-3  
6  Blackburn Rovers  24 1-3  FAC-W 
7  Sunderland  23 1-1  
8  Burnley  21 1-3  
9  Aston Villa  18 1-3  
10  Accrington  16 1-3  
11  Derby County  15 1-3  
12  West Bromwich Albion  12 1-3  

Legend and Abbreviations
Points: 2 for a win : 1 for a draw.
History is in the form A-B:
 A is the number of occasions that the club has been in the Top Division. 
B is the current number of consecutive seasons in the Top Division.
Notes: FAC FA Cup; W Winners - F Finalists


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FA Cup Final  Blackburn Rovers 3 Notts County 1


History

Everton won their first trophy, the Championship.

Sunderland were voted into the League in place of Stoke. They would remain for 57 seasons up to 1958, a record that would not be broken until 1984.

Blackburn Rovers won the FA Cup for the 5th time, equalling the record set in 1878. They retained the FA Cup in successive seasons, a feat that would not be repeated until 1952.

Goal nets were introduced. The penalty kick was introduced. The penalty area markings would not appear until 1902.

No clubs were relegated.


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