League history

Stockport County Football Club were formed in 1883 and joined the Football League at the start of the 1900/01 season – details of our progress up and down the English Divisions can be found here.

Season Tier Division Pos. Home Away GD PTS
P W D L F A P W D L F A
1891/92 0 The Combination League 11th 11 5 2 4 18 15 11 2 0 9 11 29 -15 16
1892/93 0 The Combination League 6th 11 5 4 2 23 13 11 3 2 6 15 23 2 22
1893/94 0 The Combination League 4th 9 6 3 0 24 3 9 1 3 5 9 29 1 20
1894/95 0 The Lancashire League 9th 13 8 4 1 31 21 13 2 1 10 22 48 -16 25
1895/96 0 The Lancashire League 12th 15 8 2 5 36 27 15 5 1 9 20 42 -13 29
1896/97 0 The Lancashire League 9th 14 9 1 4 31 11 14 6 0 8 22 30 12 31
1897/98 0 The Lancashire League 3rd 13 10 3 0 34 6 13 5 1 7 26 21 33 34
1898/99 0 The Lancashire League 6th 12 7 1 4 27 16 12 5 1 6 22 25 8 26
1899/00 0 The Lancashire League 1st 14 13 1 0 56 8 14 8 2 4 25 15 58 45
Elected into the Football League
1900/01 2 English Second Division 17th 17 9 2 6 25 21 17 2 1 14 13 47 -30 25
Re-elected
1901/02 2 English Second Division 17th 17 8 3 6 25 20 17 0 4 13 11 52 -36 23
Re-elected
1902/03 2 English Second Division 17th 17 6 4 7 26 24 17 1 2 14 13 50 -35 20
Re-elected
1903/04 2 English Second Division 16th 17 7 7 3 28 23 17 1 4 12 12 49 -32 27
Not re-elected
1904/05 0 The Lancashire Combination League 1st 17 14 2 1 46 12 17 7 5 5 17 16 35 49
Elected into the Football League
1905/06 2 English Second Division 10th 19 11 6 2 36 16 19 2 3 14 8 40 -12 35
1906/07 2 English Second Division 12th 19 8 8 3 26 12 19 4 3 12 16 40 -10 35
1907/08 2 English Second Division 13th 19 9 4 6 35 26 19 3 4 12 13 41 -19 32
1908/09 2 English Second Division 18th 19 11 2 6 25 19 19 3 1 15 14 52 -32 31
1909/10 2 English Second Division 13th 19 9 6 4 37 20 19 4 2 13 13 27 3 34
1910/11 2 English Second Division 17th 19 10 4 5 27 26 19 1 4 14 20 53 -32 30
1911/12 2 English Second Division 16th 19 8 5 6 31 22 19 3 6 10 16 32 -7 33
1912/13 2 English Second Division 19th 19 8 4 7 32 23 19 0 6 13 24 55 -22 26
1913/14 2 English Second Division 12th 19 9 6 4 32 18 19 4 4 11 23 39 -2 36
1914/15 2 English Second Division 14th 19 12 4 3 33 19 19 3 3 13 21 41 -6 37
1919/20 2 English Second Division 16th 21 11 4 6 34 24 21 3 5 13 18 37 -9 37
1920/21 2 English Second Division 22nd 21 8 6 7 30 24 21 1 6 14 12 51 -33 30
Relegated
1921/22 3 English Third Division (North) 1st 19 13 5 1 36 10 19 11 3 5 24 11 39 56
Promoted
1922/23 2 English Second Division 20th 21 10 6 5 32 24 21 4 2 15 11 34 -15 36
1923/24 2 English Second Division 13th 21 10 7 4 32 21 21 3 9 9 12 31 -8 42
1924/25 2 English Second Division 19th 21 10 6 5 26 15 21 3 5 13 11 42 -20 37
1925/26 2 English Second Division 22nd 21 8 7 6 34 28 21 0 2 19 17 69 -46 25
Relegated
1926/27 3 English Third Division (North) 6th 21 13 4 4 60 31 21 9 3 9 33 38 24 49
* 2 pts deducted
1927/28 3 English Third Division (North) 3rd 21 16 5 0 62 14 21 7 3 11 27 37 38 54
1928/29 3 English Third Division (North) 2nd 21 19 2 0 77 23 21 9 4 8 34 35 53 62
1929/30 3 English Third Division (North) 2nd 21 15 3 3 67 20 21 13 4 4 39 24 62 63
1930/31 3 English Third Division (North) 7th 21 15 5 1 54 19 21 5 4 12 23 42 16 49
1931/32 3 English Third Division (North) 12th 20 12 3 5 31 15 20 1 8 11 24 38 2 37
1932/33 3 English Third Division (North) 3rd 21 16 2 3 69 30 21 5 10 6 30 28 41 54
1933/34 3 English Third Division (North) 3rd 21 18 3 0 84 23 21 6 8 7 31 29 63 59
1934/35 3 English Third Division (North) 7th 21 15 2 4 57 22 21 7 1 13 33 50 18 47
1935/36 3 English Third Division (North) 5th 21 15 2 4 45 18 21 5 6 10 20 31 16 48
1936/37 3 English Third Division (North) 1st 21 17 3 1 59 18 21 6 11 4 25 21 45 60
Promoted
1937/38 2 English Second Division 22nd 21 8 6 7 24 24 21 3 3 15 19 46 -27 31
Relegated
1938/39 3 English Third Division (North) 9th 21 13 6 2 57 24 21 4 3 14 34 53 14 43
1946/47 3 English Third Division (North) 4th 21 17 0 4 50 19 21 7 2 12 28 34 25 50
1947/48 3 English Third Division (North) 17th 21 9 6 6 42 28 21 4 6 11 21 39 -4 38
1948/49 3 English Third Division (North) 8th 21 13 5 3 44 16 21 3 6 12 17 40 5 43
1949/50 3 English Third Division (North) 10th 21 14 2 5 33 21 21 5 5 11 22 31 3 45
1950/51 3 English Third Division (North) 10th 23 15 3 5 45 26 23 5 5 13 18 37 0 48
1951/52 3 English Third Division (North) 3rd 23 12 9 2 47 17 23 11 4 8 27 23 34 59
1952/53 3 English Third Division (North) 11th 23 13 8 2 61 26 23 4 5 14 21 43 13 47
1953/54 3 English Third Division (North) 10th 23 14 6 3 57 20 23 4 5 14 20 47 10 47
1954/55 3 English Third Division (North) 9th 23 13 4 6 50 27 23 5 8 10 34 43 14 48
1955/56 3 English Third Division (North) 7th 23 16 4 3 65 22 23 5 5 13 25 39 29 51
1956/57 3 English Third Division (North) 5th 23 16 3 4 51 26 23 7 5 11 40 49 16 54
1957/58 3 English Third Division (North) 9th 23 15 4 4 54 28 23 3 7 13 20 39 7 47
1958/59 3 English Third Division 21st 23 9 7 7 33 23 23 4 3 16 32 55 -13 36
Relegated
1959/60 4 English Fourth Division 10th 23 15 6 2 35 10 23 4 5 14 23 44 4 49
1960/61 4 English Fourth Division 13th 23 14 4 5 31 21 23 4 5 14 26 45 -9 45
1961/62 4 English Fourth Division 16th 22 13 3 6 42 27 22 4 6 12 28 42 1 43
1962/63 4 English Fourth Division 19th 23 9 7 7 34 29 23 6 4 13 22 41 -14 41
1963/64 4 English Fourth Division 17th 23 12 7 4 32 19 23 3 5 15 18 49 -18 42
1964/65 4 English Fourth Division 24th 23 8 4 11 30 34 23 2 3 18 14 53 -43 27
1965/66 4 English Fourth Division 13th 23 12 4 7 42 29 23 6 2 15 29 41 1 42
1966/67 4 English Fourth Division 1st 23 16 5 2 41 18 23 10 7 6 28 24 27 64
Promoted
1967/68 3 English Third Division 14th 23 16 5 2 49 22 23 3 4 16 21 53 -5 47
1968/69 3 English Third Division 9th 23 14 5 4 49 25 23 2 9 12 18 43 -1 46
1969/70 3 English Third Division 24th 23 4 7 12 17 30 23 2 4 17 10 41 -44 23
Relegated
1970/71 4 English Fourth Division 11th 23 12 8 3 28 17 23 4 6 13 21 48 -16 46
1971/72 4 English Fourth Division 23rd 23 7 10 6 33 32 23 2 4 17 22 55 -32 32
1972/73 4 English Fourth Division 11th 23 14 7 2 38 18 23 4 5 14 15 35 0 48
1973/74 4 English Fourth Division 24th 23 4 12 7 22 25 23 3 8 12 22 44 -25 34
1974/75 4 English Fourth Division 20th 23 10 8 5 26 27 23 2 6 15 17 43 -27 38
1975/76 4 English Fourth Division 21st 23 8 7 8 23 23 23 5 5 13 20 53 -33 38
1976/77 4 English Fourth Division 14th 23 10 10 3 29 19 23 3 9 11 24 38 -4 45
1977/78 4 English Fourth Division 18th 23 14 4 5 41 19 23 2 6 15 15 37 0 42
1978/79 4 English Fourth Division 17th 23 11 5 7 33 21 23 3 7 13 25 39 -2 40
1979/80 4 English Fourth Division 16th 23 9 7 7 30 31 23 5 5 13 18 41 -24 40
1980/81 4 English Fourth Division 20th 23 10 5 8 29 25 23 6 2 15 15 32 -13 39
1981/82 4 English Fourth Division 18th 23 10 5 8 34 28 23 2 8 13 14 39 -19 49
1982/83 4 English Fourth Division 16th 23 11 8 4 41 31 23 3 4 16 19 48 -19 54
1983/84 4 Canon Fourth Division 12th 23 12 5 6 34 25 23 5 6 12 26 39 -4 62
1984/85 4 Canon Fourth Division 22nd 23 11 5 7 40 26 23 2 3 18 18 53 -21 47
1985/96 4 Canon Fourth Division 11th 23 9 9 5 35 28 23 8 4 11 28 43 -8 64
1986/97 4 Today Fourth Division 19th 23 9 6 8 25 27 23 4 6 13 15 42 -29 51
1987/88 4 Barclays Fourth Division 20th 23 7 7 9 26 26 23 5 8 10 18 32 -14 51
1988/89 4 Barclays Fourth Division 20th 23 8 10 5 31 20 23 2 11 10 23 32 2 51
1989/90 4 Barclays Fourth Division 4th 23 13 6 4 45 27 23 8 5 10 23 35 6 74
1990/91 4 Barclays Fourth Division 2nd 23 16 6 1 54 19 23 7 7 9 30 28 37 82
Promoted
1991/92 3 Barclays Third Division 5th 23 15 5 3 47 19 23 7 5 11 28 32 24 76
1992/93 3 Barclays League Division Two 6th 23 11 11 1 47 18 23 8 4 11 34 39 24 72
1993/94 3 Endsleigh League Division Two 4th 23 15 3 5 50 22 23 9 10 4 24 22 30 85
1994/95 3 Endsleigh League Division Two 11th 23 12 3 8 40 29 23 7 5 11 23 31 3 65
1995/96 3 Endsleigh League Division Two 9th 23 8 9 6 30 20 23 11 4 8 31 27 14 70
1996/97 3 Nationwide League Division Two 2nd 23 15 5 3 31 14 23 8 8 7 28 27 18 82
Promoted
1997/98 2 Nationwide League Division One 8th 23 14 6 3 46 21 23 5 2 16 25 48 2 65
1998/99 2 Nationwide League Division One 16th 23 7 9 7 24 21 23 5 8 10 25 39 -11 53
1999/00 2 Nationwide League Division One 17th 23 8 8 7 33 31 23 5 7 11 22 36 -12 54
2000/01 2 Nationwide League Division One 19th 23 6 11 6 29 26 23 5 7 11 29 39 -7 51
2001/02 2 Nationwide League Division One 24th 23 5 1 17 19 44 23 1 7 15 23 58 -60 26
Relegated
2002/03 3 Nationwide League Division Two 14th 23 8 8 7 39 38 23 7 2 14 26 32 -5 55
2003/04 3 Nationwide League Division Two 19th 23 6 8 9 31 36 23 5 11 7 31 34 -8 52
2004/05 3 Coca-Cola League One 24th 23 3 4 16 26 46 23 3 4 16 23 52 -49 26
Relegated
2005/06 4 Coca-Cola League Two 22nd 23 7 11 5 34 29 23 4 8 11 23 49 -21 52
2006/07 4 Coca-Cola League Two 8th 23 14 4 5 41 25 23 7 4 12 24 29 11 71
2007/08 4 Coca-Cola League Two 4th 23 11 5 7 40 30 23 13 5 5 32 24 18 82
Promoted
2008/09 3 Coca-Cola League One 18th 23 9 7 7 34 28 23 7 5 11 25 29 2 60
2009/10 3 Coca-Cola League One 24th 23 2 6 15 21 51 23 3 4 16 14 44 -60 25
2010/11 4 npower League Two 24th 23 4 12 7 31 51 23 5 2 16 17 45 -48 41
2011/12 5 Blue Square Premier 16th 23 8 7 8 35 28 23 4 8 11 23 46 -16 51
2012/13 5 Blue Square Premier 21st 23 8 2 13 34 39 23 5 9 9 23 37 -19 50
Relegated
2013/14 6 Skrill North 14th 21 9 7 5 40 27 21 3 7 11 18 30 1 50
2014/15 6 Vanarama Conference North 11th 21 12 2 7 37 28 21 4 7 10 19 31 -3 57
2015/16 6 Vanarama National League North 9th 21 6 7 8 24 28 21 9 7 5 26 21 1 59
Season Tier Pos P W D L GD PTS
1891/92 0 11th 22 7 2 13 -15 16
The Combination League
1892/93 0 6th 22 8 6 8 2 22
The Combination League
1893/94 0 4th 18 7 6 5 1 20
The Combination League
1894/95 0 9th 26 10 5 11 -16 25
The Lancashire League
1895/96 0 12th 30 13 3 14 -13 29
The Lancashire League
1896/97 0 9th 28 15 1 12 12 31
The Lancashire League
1897/98 0 3rd 26 15 4 7 33 34
The Lancashire League
1898/99 0 6th 24 12 2 10 8 26
The Lancashire League
1899/00 0 1st 28 21 3 4 58 45
The Lancashire League
Elected into the Football League
1900/01 2 17th 34 11 3 20 -30 25
English Second Division
Re-elected
1901/02 2 17th 34 8 7 19 -36 23
English Second Division
Re-elected
1902/03 2 17th 34 7 6 21 -35 20
English Second Division
Re-elected
1903/04 2 16th 34 8 11 15 -32 27
English Second Division
Not re-elected
1904/05 0 1st 34 21 7 6 35 49
The Lancashire Combination League
Elected into the Football League
1905/06 2 10th 38 13 9 16 -12 35
English Second Division
1906/07 2 12th 38 12 11 15 -10 35
English Second Division
1907/08 2 13th 38 12 8 18 -19 32
English Second Division
1908/09 2 18th 38 14 3 21 -32 31
English Second Division
1909/10 2 13th 38 13 8 17 3 34
English Second Division
1910/11 2 17th 38 11 8 19 -32 30
English Second Division
1911/12 2 16th 38 11 11 16 -7 33
English Second Division
1912/13 2 19th 38 8 10 20 -22 26
English Second Division
1913/14 2 12th 38 13 10 15 -2 36
English Second Division
1914/15 2 14th 38 15 7 16 -6 37
English Second Division
1919/20 2 16th 42 14 9 19 -9 37
English Second Division
1920/21 2 22nd 42 9 12 21 -33 30
English Second Division
Relegated
1921/22 3 1st 38 24 8 6 39 56
English Third Division (North)
Promoted
1922/23 2 20th 42 14 8 20 -15 36
English Second Division
1923/24 2 13th 42 13 16 13 -8 42
English Second Division
1924/25 2 19th 42 13 11 18 -20 37
English Second Division
1925/26 2 22nd 42 8 9 25 -46 25
English Second Division
Relegated
1926/27 3 6th 42 22 7 13 24 49
English Third Division (North)
* 2 pts deducted
1927/28 3 3rd 42 23 8 11 38 54
English Third Division (North)
1928/29 3 2nd 42 28 6 8 53 62
English Third Division (North)
1929/30 3 2nd 42 28 7 7 62 63
English Third Division (North)
1930/31 3 7th 42 20 9 13 16 49
English Third Division (North)
1931/32 3 12th 40 13 11 16 2 37
English Third Division (North)
1932/33 3 3rd 42 21 12 9 41 54
English Third Division (North)
1933/34 3 3rd 42 24 11 7 63 59
English Third Division (North)
1934/35 3 7th 42 22 3 17 18 47
English Third Division (North)
1935/36 3 5th 42 20 8 14 16 48
English Third Division (North)
1936/37 3 1st 42 23 14 5 45 60
English Third Division (North)
Promoted
1937/38 2 22nd 42 11 9 22 -27 31
English Second Division
Relegated
1938/39 3 9th 42 17 9 16 14 43
English Third Division (North)
1946/47 3 4th 42 24 2 16 25 50
English Third Division (North)
1947/48 3 17th 42 13 12 17 -4 38
English Third Division (North)
1948/49 3 8th 42 16 11 15 5 43
English Third Division (North)
1949/50 3 10th 42 19 7 16 3 45
English Third Division (North)
1950/51 3 10th 46 20 8 18 0 48
English Third Division (North)
1951/52 3 3rd 46 23 13 10 34 59
English Third Division (North)
1952/53 3 11th 46 17 13 16 13 47
English Third Division (North)
1953/54 3 10th 46 18 11 17 10 47
English Third Division (North)
1954/55 3 9th 46 18 12 16 14 48
English Third Division (North)
1955/56 3 7th 46 21 9 16 29 51
English Third Division (North)
1956/57 3 5th 46 23 8 15 16 54
English Third Division (North)
1957/58 3 9th 46 18 11 17 7 47
English Third Division (North)
1958/59 3 21st 46 13 10 23 -13 36
English Third Division
Relegated
1959/60 4 10th 46 19 11 16 4 49
English Fourth Division
1960/61 4 13th 46 18 9 19 -9 45
English Fourth Division
1961/62 4 16th 44 17 9 18 1 43
English Fourth Division
1962/63 4 19th 46 15 11 20 -14 41
English Fourth Division
1963/64 4 17th 46 15 12 19 -18 42
English Fourth Division
1964/65 4 24th 46 10 7 29 -43 27
English Fourth Division
1965/66 4 13th 46 18 6 22 1 42
English Fourth Division
1966/67 4 1st 46 26 12 8 27 64
English Fourth Division
Promoted
1967/68 3 14th 46 19 9 18 -5 47
English Third Division
1968/69 3 9th 46 16 14 16 -1 46
English Third Division
1969/70 3 24th 46 6 11 29 -44 23
English Third Division
Relegated
1970/71 4 11th 46 16 14 16 -16 46
English Fourth Division
1971/72 4 23rd 46 9 14 23 -32 32
English Fourth Division
1972/73 4 11th 46 18 12 16 0 48
English Fourth Division
1973/74 4 24th 46 7 20 19 -25 34
English Fourth Division
1974/75 4 20th 46 12 14 20 -27 38
English Fourth Division
1975/76 4 21st 46 13 12 21 -33 38
English Fourth Division
1976/77 4 14th 46 13 19 14 -4 45
English Fourth Division
1977/78 4 18th 46 16 10 20 0 42
English Fourth Division
1978/79 4 17th 46 14 12 20 -2 40
English Fourth Division
1979/80 4 16th 46 14 12 20 -24 40
English Fourth Division
1980/81 4 20th 46 16 7 23 -13 39
English Fourth Division
1981/82 4 18th 46 12 13 21 -19 49
English Fourth Division
1982/83 4 16th 46 14 12 20 -19 54
English Fourth Division
1983/84 4 12th 46 17 11 18 -4 62
Canon Fourth Division
1984/85 4 22nd 46 13 8 25 -21 47
Canon Fourth Division
1985/96 4 11th 46 17 13 16 -8 64
Canon Fourth Division
1986/97 4 19th 46 13 12 21 -29 51
Today Fourth Division
1987/88 4 20th 46 12 15 19 -14 51
Barclays Fourth Division
1988/89 4 20th 46 10 21 15 2 51
Barclays Fourth Division
1989/90 4 4th 46 21 11 14 6 74
Barclays Fourth Division
1990/91 4 2nd 46 23 13 10 37 82
Barclays Fourth Division
Promoted
1991/92 3 5th 46 22 10 14 24 76
Barclays Third Division
1992/93 3 6th 46 19 15 12 24 72
Barclays League Division Two
1993/94 3 4th 46 24 13 9 30 85
Endsleigh League Division Two
1994/95 3 11th 46 19 8 19 3 65
Endsleigh League Division Two
1995/96 3 9th 46 19 13 14 14 70
Endsleigh League Division Two
1996/97 3 2nd 46 23 13 10 18 82
Nationwide League Division Two
Promoted
1997/98 2 8th 46 19 8 19 2 65
Nationwide League Division One
1998/99 2 16th 46 12 17 17 -11 53
Nationwide League Division One
1999/00 2 17th 46 13 15 18 -12 54
Nationwide League Division One
2000/01 2 19th 46 11 18 17 -7 51
Nationwide League Division One
2001/02 2 24th 46 6 8 32 -60 26
Nationwide League Division One
Relegated
2002/03 3 14th 46 15 10 21 -5 55
Nationwide League Division Two
2003/04 3 19th 46 11 19 16 -8 52
Nationwide League Division Two
2004/05 3 24th 46 6 8 32 -49 26
Coca-Cola League One
Relegated
2005/06 4 22nd 46 11 19 16 -21 52
Coca-Cola League Two
2006/07 4 8th 46 21 8 17 11 71
Coca-Cola League Two
2007/08 4 4th 46 24 10 12 18 82
Coca-Cola League Two
Promoted
2008/09 3 18th 46 16 12 18 2 60
Coca-Cola League One
2009/10 3 24th 46 5 10 31 -60 25
Coca-Cola League One
2010/11 4 24th 46 9 14 23 -48 41
npower League Two
2011/12 5 16th 46 12 15 19 -16 51
Blue Square Premier
2012/13 5 21st 46 13 11 22 -19 50
Blue Square Premier
Relegated
2013/14 6 14th 42 12 14 16 1 50
Skrill North
2014/15 6 11th 42 16 9 17 -3 57
Vanarama Conference North
2015/16 6 9th 42 15 14 13 1 59
Vanarama National League North