PRESTON NORTH END
Founder Member of the Football League
Formed: 1880  Ground: Deepdale, Preston

League Record

Season Position Finished Played Won Drawn Lost For Against Points League & Division
1888/89 1st 22 18 4 0 74 15 40 Football League
1889/90 1st 22 15 3 4 71 30 33 Football League
1890/91 2nd 22 12 3 7 44 23 27 Football League
1891/92 2nd 26 18 1 7 61 31 37 Football League
1892/93 2nd 30 17 3 10 57 39 37 Football League First Division
1893/94 ♦14th 30 10 3 17 44 56 23 Football League First Division
1894/95 4th 30 15 5 10 62 46 35 Football League First Division
1895/96 9th 30 11 6 13 44 48 28 Football League First Division
1896/97 4th 30 11 12 7 55 40 34 Football League First Division
1897/98 12th 30 8 8 14 35 43 24 Football League First Division
1898/99 15th 34 10 9 15 44 47 29 Football League First Division
1899/00 16th 34 12 4 18 38 48 28 Football League First Division
1900/01 ▼17th 34 9 7 18 49 75 25 Football League First Division
1901/02 3rd 34 18 6 10 71 32 42 Football League Second Division
1902/03 7th 34 13 10 11 56 40 36 Football League Second Division
1903/04 ▲1st 34 20 10 4 62 24 50 Football League Second Division
1904/05 8th 34 13 10 11 42 37 36 Football League First Division
1905/06 2nd 38 17 13 8 54 39 47 Football League First Division
1906/07 14th 38 14 7 17 44 57 35 Football League First Division
1907/08 12th 38 12 12 14 47 53 36 Football League First Division
1908/09 10th 38 13 11 14 48 44 37 Football League First Division
1909/10 12th 38 15 5 18 52 58 35 Football League First Division
1910/11 14th 38 12 11 15 40 57 33 Football League First Division
1911/12 ▼19th 38 13 7 18 40 57 33 Football League First Division
1912/13 ▲1st 38 19 15 4 56 33 53 Football League Second Division
1913/14 ▼19th 38 12 6 20 52 69 30 Football League First Division
1914/15 ▲2nd 38 20 10 8 61 42 50 Football League Second Division
World War 1 Suspended Play
1919/20 19th 42 14 10 18 57 73 38 Football League First Division
1920/21 16th 42 15 9 18 61 65 39 Football League First Division
1921/22 16th 42 13 12 17 42 65 38 Football League First Division
1922/23 16th 42 13 11 18 60 64 37 Football League First Division
1923/24 18th 42 12 10 20 52 67 34 Football League First Division
1924/25 ▼21st 42 10 6 26 37 74 26 Football League First Division
1925/26 12th 42 18 7 17 71 84 43 Football League Second Division
1926/27 6th 42 20 9 13 74 72 49 Football League Second Division
1927/28 4th 42 22 9 11 100 66 53 Football League Second Division
1928/29 13th 42 15 9 18 78 79 39 Football League Second Division
1929/30 16th 42 13 11 18 65 80 37 Football League Second Division
1930/31 7th 42 17 11 14 83 64 45 Football League Second Division
1931/32 13th 42 16 10 16 75 77 42 Football League Second Division
1932/33 9th 42 16 10 16 74 70 42 Football League Second Division
1933/34 ▲2nd 42 23 6 13 71 52 52 Football League Second Division
1934/35 11th 42 15 12 15 62 67 42 Football League First Division
1935/36 7th 42 18 8 16 67 64 44 Football League First Division
1936/37 14th 42 14 13 15 56 67 41 Football League First Division
1937/38 3rd 42 16 17 9 64 44 49 Football League First Division
1938/39 9th 42 16 12 14 63 59 44 Football League First Division
World War 2 Suspended Play
1946/47 7th 42 18 11 13 76 74 47 Football League First Division
1947/48 7th 42 20 7 15 67 68 47 Football League First Division
1948/49 ▼21st 42 11 11 20 62 75 33 Football League First Division
1949/50 6th 42 18 9 15 60 49 45 Football League Second Division
1950/51 ▲1st 42 26 5 11 91 49 57 Football League Second Division
1951/52 7th 42 17 12 13 74 54 46 Football League First Division
1952/53 2nd 42 21 12 9 85 60 54 Football League First Division
1953/54 11th 42 19 5 18 87 58 43 Football League First Division
1954/55 14th 42 16 8 18 83 64 40 Football League First Division
1955/56 19th 42 14 8 20 73 72 36 Football League First Division
1956/57 3rd 42 23 10 9 84 56 56 Football League First Division
1957/58 2nd 42 26 7 9 100 51 59 Football League First Division
1958/59 12th 42 17 7 18 79 77 41 Football League First Division
1959/60 9th 42 16 12 14 79 76 44 Football League First Division
1960/61 ▼22nd 42 10 10 22 43 71 30 Football League First Division
1961/62 10th 42 15 10 17 55 57 40 Football League Second Division
1962/63 17th 42 13 11 18 59 74 37 Football League Second Division
1963/64 3rd 42 23 10 9 79 54 56 Football League Second Division
1964/65 12th 42 14 13 15 76 81 41 Football League Second Division
1965/66 17th 42 11 15 16 62 70 37 Football League Second Division
1966/67 13th 42 16 7 19 65 67 39 Football League Second Division
1967/68 20th 42 12 11 19 43 65 35 Football League Second Division
1968/69 14th 42 12 15 15 38 44 39 Football League Second Division
1969/70 ▼22nd 42 8 12 22 43 63 28 Football League Second Division
1970/71 ▲1st 46 22 17 7 63 39 61 Football League Third Division
1971/72 18th 42 12 12 18 52 58 36 Football League Second Division
1972/73 19th 42 11 12 19 37 64 34 Football League Second Division
1973/74 ▼21st 42 9 14 19 40 62  31* Football League Second Division
1974/75 9th 46 19 11 16 63 56 49 Football League Third Division
1975/76 8th 46 19 10 17 62 57 48 Football League Third Division
1976/77 6th 46 21 12 13 64 43 54 Football League Third Division
1977/78 ▲3rd 46 20 16 10 63 38 56 Football League Third Division
1978/79 7th 42 12 18 12 59 57 42 Football League Second Division
1979/80 10th 42 12 19 11 56 52 43 Football League Second Division
1980/81 ▼20th 42 11 14 17 41 62 36 Football League Second Division
1981/82 14th 46 16 13 17 50 56 61 Football League Third Division
1982/83 16th 46 15 13 18 60 69 58 Football League Third Division
1983/84 16th 46 15 11 20 66 66 56 Football League Third Division
1984/85 ▼23rd 46 13 7 26 51 100 46 Football League Third Division
1985/86 23rd 46 11 10 25 54 89 43 Football League Fourth Division
1986/87 ▲2nd 46 26 12 8 72 47 90 Football League Fourth Division
1987/88 16th 46 15 13 18 48 59 58 Football League Third Division
1988/89 ♦6th 46 19 15 12 79 60 72 Football League Third Division
1989/90 19th 46 14 10 22 65 79 52 Football League Third Division
1990/91 17th 46 15 11 20 54 67 56 Football League Third Division
1991/92 17th 46 15 12 19 61 72 57 Football League Third Division
Following the formation of the Premier League, The Football League renamed the Third Division to Division 2
1992/93 ▼21st 46 13 8 25 65 94 47 Football League Division 2
1993/94 ♦5th 42 18 13 11 79 60 67 Football League Division 3
1994/95 ♦5th 42 19 10 13 58 41 67 Football League Division 3
1995/96 ▲1st 46 23 17 6 78 38 86 Football League Division 3
1996/97 15th 46 18 7 21 49 55 61 Football League Division 2
1997/98 15th 46 15 14 17 56 56 59 Football League Division 2
1998/99 ♦5th 46 22 13 11 78 50 79 Football League Division 2
1999/00 ▲1st 46 28 11 7 74 37 95 Football League Division 2
2000/01 ♦4th 46 23 9 14 64 52 78 Football League Division 1
2001/02 8th 46 20 12 14 71 59 72 Football League Division 1
2002/03 12th 46 16 13 17 68 70 61 Football League Division 1
2003/04 15th 46 15 14 17 69 71 59 Football League Division 1
The Football League renamed its Divisions, Division 1 became the Championship
2004/05 ♦5th 46 21 12 13 67 58 75 Football League Championship
2005/06 ♦4th 46 20 20 6 59 30 80 Football League Championship
2006/07 7th 46 22 8 16 64 53 74 Football League Championship
2007/08 15th 46 15 11 20 50 56 56 Football League Championship
2008/09 ♦6th 46 21 11 14 66 54 74 Football League Championship
2009/10 17th 46 13 15 18 58 73 54 Football League Championship
2010/11 ▼22nd 46 10 12 24 54 79 42 Football League Championship
2011/12 15th 46 13 15 18 54 68 54 Football League 1
2012/13 14th 46 14 17 15 54 49 59 Football League 1
2013/14 ♦5th 46 23 16 7 72 46 85 Football League 1
2014/15 ♦▲3rd 46 25 14 7 79 40 89 Football League 1
2015/16 11th 46 15 17 14 45 45 62 Football League Championship
2016/17 11th 46 16 14 16 64 63 62 English Football League Championship
2017/18 7th 46 19 16 11 57 46 73 English Football League Championship
2018/19 14th 46 16 13 17 67 67 61 English Football League Championship
2019/20 - - - - - - - - English Football League Championship

 

Footnotes

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1973/74 - Deducted 1 Point for fielding an ineligible player