STOKE CITY
Original Founder Member of the Football League
Formed: 1863  Ground: Bet365 Stadium, Stoke-on-Trent

League Record as Stoke

Season Position Finished Played Won Drawn Lost For Against Points League & Division
1888/89 12th 22 4 4 14 26 51 12 Football League
1889/90 ▼12th 22 3 4 15 27 69 10 Football League
Stoke failed to be Re-Elected to the League and joined the Football Alliance
1890/91 ▲1st 22 13 7 2 57 39 33 Football Alliance
Stoke were Elected back to the Football League
1891/92 13th 26 5 4 17 38 61 14 Football League
1892/93 7th 30 12 5 13 58 48 29 Football League First Division
1893/94 11th 30 13 3 14 65 79 29 Football League First Division
1894/95 14th 30 9 6 15 50 67 24 Football League First Division
1895/96 6th 30 15 0 15 56 47 30 Football League First Division
1896/97 13th 30 11 3 16 48 59 25 Football League First Division
1897/98 16th 30 8 8 14 35 55 24 Football League First Division
1898/99 12th 34 13 7 14 47 52 33 Football League First Division
1899/00 9th 34 13 8 13 47 45 34 Football League First Division
1900/01 16th 34 11 5 18 46 57 27 Football League First Division
1901/02 16th 34 11 9 14 45 55 31 Football League First Division
1902/03 6th 34 15 7 12 46 38 37 Football League First Division
1903/04 16th 34 10 7 17 54 57 27 Football League First Division
1904/05 12th 34 13 4 17 40 58 30 Football League First Division
1905/06 10th 38 16 7 15 54 55 39 Football League First Division
1906/07 ▼20th 38 8 10 20 41 64 26 Football League First Division
1907/08 ▼10th 38 16 5 17 57 52 37 Football League Second Division

Stoke Resigned from the Football League despite finishing mid table, they later changed their minds but had to take part in the Re-Election Membership Vote which they lost and joined the Birmingham & District League

1908/09 8th 34 13 5 16 71 64 31 Birmingham & District League
1909/10 7th 34 15 7 12 82 52 37 Birmingham & District League
1910/11 ▲1st 34 24 2 8 95 48 50 Birmingham & District League
1911/12 10th 38 13 10 15 51 63 36 Southern League Division 1
1912/13 ▼20th 38 10 4 24 39 75 24 Southern League Division 1
1913/14 5th 30 19 2 9 71 34 40 Southern League Division 2
1914/15 ▲1st 24 17 4 3 62 15 38 Southern League Division 2

Stoke were Elected to the Football League at the end of the 1914/15 Season but World War 1 prevented them until the 1919/20 Season

World War 1 Suspended Play
1919/20 10th 42 18 6 18 60 54 42 Football League Second Division
1920/21 20th 42 12 11 19 46 56 35 Football League Second Division
1921/22 ▲2nd 42 18 16 8 60 44 52 Football League Second Division
1922/23 ▼21st 42 10 10 22 47 67 30 Football League First Division
1923/24 6th 42 14 18 10 44 42 46 Football League Second Division
1924/25 20th 42 12 11 19 34 46 35 Football League Second Division

League Record as Stoke City

Season Position Finished Played Won Drawn Lost For Against Points League & Division
1925/26 ▼21st 42 12 8 22 54 77 32 Football League Second Division
1926/27 ▲1st 42 27 9 6 92 40 63 Football League Third Division North
1927/28 5th 42 22 8 12 78 59 52 Football League Second Division
1928/29 6th 42 17 12 13 74 51 46 Football League Second Division
1929/30 11th 42 16 8 18 74 72 40 Football League Second Division
1930/31 11th 42 17 10 15 64 71 44 Football League Second Division
1931/32 3rd 42 19 14 9 69 48 52 Football League Second Division
1932/33 ▲1st 42 25 6 11 78 39 56 Football League Second Division
1933/34 12th 42 15 11 16 58 71 41 Football League First Division
1934/35 10th 42 18 6 18 71 70 42 Football League First Division
1935/36 4th 42 20 7 15 57 57 47 Football League First Division
1936/37 10th 42 15 12 15 72 57 42 Football League First Division
1937/38 17th 42 13 12 17 58 59 38 Football League First Division
1938/39 7th 42 17 12 13 71 68 46 Football League First Division
World War 2 Suspended Play
1946/47 4th 42 24 7 11 90 53 55 Football League First Division
1947/48 15th 42 14 10 18 41 55 38 Football League First Division
1948/49 11th 42 16 9 17 66 68 41 Football League First Division
1949/50 19th 42 11 12 19 45 75 34 Football League First Division
1950/51 13th 42 13 14 15 50 59 40 Football League First Division
1951/52 20th 42 12 7 23 49 88 31 Football League First Division
1952/53 ▼21st 42 12 10 20 53 66 34 Football League First Division
1953/54 11th 42 12 17 13 71 60 41 Football League Second Division
1954/55 5th 42 21 10 11 69 46 52 Football League Second Division
1955/56 13th 42 20 4 18 71 62 44 Football League Second Division
1956/57 5th 42 20 8 14 83 58 48 Football League Second Division
1957/58 11th 42 18 6 18 75 73 42 Football League Second Division
1958/59 5th 42 21 7 14 72 58 49 Football League Second Division
1959/60 17th 42 14 7 21 66 83 35 Football League Second Division
1960/61 18th 42 12 12 18 51 59 36 Football League Second Division
1961/62 8th 42 17 8 17 55 57 42 Football League Second Division
1962/63 ▲1st 42 20 13 9 73 50 52 Football League Second Division
1963/64 17th 42 14 10 18 77 78 38 Football League First Division
1964/65 11th 42 16 10 16 67 66 42 Football League First Division
1965/66 10th 42 15 12 15 65 64 42 Football League First Division
1966/67 12th 42 17 7 18 63 58 41 Football League First Division
1967/68 18th 42 14 7 21 50 73 35 Football League First Division
1968/69 19th 42 9 15 18 40 63 33 Football League First Division
1969/70 9th 42 15 15 12 56 52 45 Football League First Division
1970/71 13th 42 12 13 17 44 48 37 Football League First Division
1971/72 17th 42 10 15 17 39 56 35 Football League First Division
1972/73 15th 42 14 10 18 61 56 38 Football League First Division
1973/74 5th 42 15 16 11 54 42 46 Football League First Division
1974/75 5th 42 17 15 10 64 48 49 Football League First Division
1975/76 12th 42 15 11 16 48 50 41 Football League First Division
1976/77 ▼21st 42 10 14 18 28 51 34 Football League First Division
1977/78 7th 42 16 10 16 53 49 42 Football League Second Division
1978/79 ▲3rd 42 20 16 6 58 31 56 Football League Second Division
1979/80 18th 42 13 10 19 44 58 36 Football League First Division
1980/81 11th 42 12 18 12 51 60 42 Football League First Division
1981/82 18th 42 12 8 22 44 63 44 Football League First Division
1982/83 13th 42 16 9 17 53 64 57 Football League First Division
1983/84 18th 42 13 11 18 44 63 50 Football League First Division
1984/85 ▼22nd 42 3 8 31 24 91 17 Football League First Division
1985/86 11th 42 14 15 13 48 50 57 Football League Second Division
1986/87 8th 42 16 10 16 63 53 58 Football League Second Division
1987/88 11th 44 17 11 16 50 57 62 Football League Second Division
1988/89 13th 46 15 14 17 57 72 59 Football League Second Division
1989/90 ▼24th 46 6 19 21 35 63 37 Football League Second Division
1990/91 14th 46 16 12 18 55 59 60 Football League Third Division
1991/92 4th 46 21 14 11 69 49 77 Football League Third Division
Following the formation of the Premier League, The Football League renamed the Third Division to Division 2
1992/93 ▲1st 46 27 12 7 73 34 93 Football League Division 2
1993/94 10th 46 18 13 15 57 59 67 Football League Division 1
1994/95 11th 46 16 15 15 50 53 63 Football League Division 1
1995/96 4th 46 20 13 13 60 49 73 Football League Division 1
1996/97 12th 46 18 10 18 51 57 64 Football League Division 1
1997/98 ▼23rd 46 11 13 22 44 74 46 Football League Division 1
1998/99 8th 46 21 6 19 59 63 69 Football League Division 2
1999/00 6th 46 23 13 10 68 42 82 Football League Division 2
2000/01 5th 46 21 14 11 74 49 77 Football League Division 2
2001/02 ♦▲5th 46 23 11 12 67 40 80 Football League Division 2
2002/03 21st 46 12 14 20 45 69 50 Football League Division 1
2003/04 11th 46 18 12 16 58 55 66 Football League Division 1
The Football League renamed its Divisions, Division 1 became the Championship
2004/05 12th 46 17 10 19 36 38 61 Football League Championship
2005/06 13th 46 17 7 22 54 63 58 Football League Championship
2006/07 8th 46 19 16 11 62 41 73 Football League Championship
2007/08 ▲2nd 46 21 16 9 69 55 79 Football League Championship
2008/09 12th 38 12 9 17 38 55 45 Premier League
2009/10 11th 38 11 14 13 34 48 47 Premier League
2010/11 13th 38 13 7 18 46 48 46 Premier League
2011/12 14th 38 11 12 15 36 53 45 Premier League
2012/13 13th 38 9 15 14 34 45 42 Premier League
2013/14 9th 38 13 11 14 45 52 50 Premier League
2014/15 9th 38 15 9 14 48 45 54 Premier League
2015/16 9th 38 14 9 15 41 55 51 Premier League
2016/17 13th 38 11 11 16 41 56 44 Premier League
2017/18 ▼19th 38 7 12 19 35 68 33 Premier League
2018/19 16th 46 11 22 13 45 52 55 English Football League Championship
2019/20 15th 46 16 8 22 62 68 56 English Football League Championship
2020/21 - - - - - - - - English Football League Championship