FOOTBALL ALLIANCE  1890/91
      For full league and cup results  click on by club required.
      P W D L F A Pts
      1 Stoke 22 13 7 2 57 39 33 Promoted
      2 Sunderland Albion 22 12 6 4 69 28 30
      3 Grimsby Town 22 11 5 6 43 27 27
      4 Birmingham St George's 22 12 2 8 64 62 26
      5 Nottingham Forest 22 9 7 6 66 39 25
      6 Darwen 22 10 3 9 64 59 23 Promoted
      7 Walsall Town Swifts 22 9 3 10 34 61 21
      8 Crewe Alexandra 22 8 4 10 59 67 20
      Season Results 9 Newton Heath 22 7 3 12 37 55 17
      Season Results 10 Small Heath 22 7 2 13 58 66 16
      11 Bootle 22 3 7 12 40 61 13
      12 Sheffield Wednesday 22 4 5 13 39 66 13
     
     

The Football League was to be increased by two clubs for the start of the 1891/92 season. In addition to the four League sides seeking re-election six non-league clubs (five of them from the Football Alliance) were included in the vote for League membership. Voting -

     
     
8 votes Accrington Re-elected to the League
8 Aston Villa Re-elected to the League
7 Darwen Elected to the League  Promoted
7 Stoke Elected to the League  Promoted
6 Derby County Re-elected to the League
6 West Bromwich Albion Re-elected to the League
4 Ardwick Not elected to the League
1 Nottingham Forest Not elected to the League
1 Sunderland Albion Not elected to the League
0 Newton Heath Not elected to the League