Football : Season Details : 1897

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

Position Club Points History Notes
1  Aston Villa  47 1-9  FAC-W 
2  Sheffield United  36 1-4  
3  Derby County  36 1-9  
4  Preston North End  34 1-9  
5  Liverpool  33 2-1  
6  Wednesday  31 1-5  
7  Everton  31 1-9  FAC-F 
8  Bolton Wanderers  30 1-9  
9  Bury  30 1-2  
10  Wolverhampton Wanderers  28 1-9  
11  Nottingham Forest  26 1-5  
12  West Bromwich Albion  26 1-9  
13  Stoke  25 2-6  
14  Blackburn Rovers  25 1-9  
15  Sunderland  23 1-7  
16  Burnley  19 1-9  

Legend and Abbreviations
Points: 2 for a win : 1 for a draw. Clubs: Red Relegated
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  Aston Villa 3 Everton 2


History

Aston Villa became the second club to complete the League and FA Cup double. The third would not occur until 1961, 64 years later. They also became the first club to win a trophy for four consecutive seasons.


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