|FOOTBALL ALLIANCE 1889/90|
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became the first non-league club to reach the FA Cup final - but they were hammered 6-1 defeat by Blackburn Rovers in the final at the Kennington Oval.
|7||Birmingham St George's||21||9||3||9||62||49||21||*|
|9||Walsall Town Swifts||22||8||3||11||44||59||19|
|12||Long Eaton Rangers||22||4||2||16||35||73||10|
* Sunderland Albion's point total includes two points awarded after Birmingham St George's refused to fulfil a fixture against them which had been ordered to be replayed by the management committee.
At the Football League election meeting, without a vote being taken, it was agreed to re-elect Burnley and Notts County, to elect Sunderland in place of Stoke, and reject the applications of Football Alliance sides Bootle, Darwen, Grimsby Town, Newton Heath and Sunderland Albion.