Football : Season Details : 1955

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

Position Club Points History Notes
1  Chelsea  52 3-18  
2  Wolverhampton Wanderers  48 2-16  
3  Portsmouth  48 1-21  
4  Sunderland  48 1-54  
5  Manchester United  47 5-10  
6  Aston Villa  47 2-10  
7  Manchester City  46 6-4  FAC-F 
8  Newcastle United  43 2-7  FAC-W 
9  Arsenal  43 2-29  
10  Burnley  43 4-8  
11  Everton  42 3-1  
12  Huddersfield Town  41 2-2  
13  Sheffield United  41 3-2  
14  Preston North End  40 6-4  
15  Charlton Athletic  40 1-12  
16  Tottenham Hotspur  40 4-5  
17  West Bromwich Albion  40 5-6  
18  Bolton Wanderers  39 6-13  
19  Blackpool  38 2-11  
20  Cardiff City  37 2-3  
21  Leicester City  35 4-1  
22  Sheffield Wednesday  26 5-3  

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


FA Cup Final  Newcastle United 3 Manchester City 1


History

Chelsea won the League Championship, their first trophy. They were invited to join the European Cup, a new Europe wide knockout competition open to League Champions of European countries. The FA and the League refuse them permission.

Newcastle United won the FA Cup for a record-equalling 6th time.

Wolverhampton Wanderers played a series of midweek floodlit matches aginst European clubs. These set the scene for the acceptance of European competitions.


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