How many points did each team pick up over Christmas? [All 92 teams]

182 games took place in the top four divisions of English football between Friday 22 December and Thursday 4 January with all but four teams playing four games each.

The League Two fixtures between Accrington Stanley vs Morecambe and Exeter City vs Forest Green Rovers were both abandoned.

There wasn’t a single team that collected a maximum 12 points, whilst every team in the Premier League collected at least two points.

Four teams from the lower leagues lost all of their games.  They were Cardiff City, Bury, Barnet and Forest Green Rovers.  The latter only played three games though.

The overall Christmas table is as follows:

Rank Team Points Goals For Goals Against Goal Difference
1 Tottenham Hotspur 10 11 3 +8
2 Liverpool 10 12 5 +7
3 Manchester City 10 8 1 +7
4 Fulham 10 12 6 +6
5 Doncaster Rovers 10 7 1 +6
=6 Wolverhampton Wanderers 10 8 3 +5
=6 Plymouth Argyle 10 8 3 +5
=6 Rotherham United 10 8 3 +5
9 Scunthorpe United 10 9 5 +4
10 Mansfield Town 10 8 4 +4
11 Shrewsbury Town 10 5 1 +4
12 Luton Town 9 11 6 +5
13 Middlesbrough 9 7 4 +3
14 Coventry City 9 5 3 +2
15 Bolton Wanderers 9 4 2 +2
=16 Brentford 9 6 5 +1
=16 Crawley Town 9 6 5 +1
18 Swindon Town 9 6 6 0
19 Wigan Athletic 8 8 0 +8
20 Chelsea 8 9 2 +7
21 Derby County 8 6 2 +4
=22 Gillingham 8 7 4 +3
=22 Cambridge United 8 7 4 +3
24 Aston Villa 7 9 4 +5
25 Peterborough United 7 7 3 +4
26 Port Vale 7 6 2 +4
27 Notts County 7 8 5 +3
28 Burton Albion 7 6 3 +3
=29 AFC Wimbledon 7 7 5 +2
=29 Lincoln City 7 7 5 +2
31 Norwich City 7 5 3 +2
=32 Newcastle United 7 4 3 +1
=32 Birmingham City 7 4 3 +1
34 Leeds United 7 3 2 +1
35 Stevenage 6 9 6 +3
36 Yeovil Town 6 9 7 +2
=37 Manchester United 6 6 4 +2
=37 Blackburn Rovers 6 6 4 +2
39 Colchester United 6 3 1 +2
40 Arsenal 6 9 8 +1
41 Wycombe Wanderers 6 7 6 +1
42 Portsmouth 6 6 6 0
=43 Fleetwood Town 6 5 5 0
=43 Carlisle United 6 5 5 0
45 Bradford City 6 7 8 -1
46 Crewe Alexandra 6 5 6 -1
47 Exeter City 6 4 6 -2
48 Sheffield United 5 6 4 +2
49 West Ham United 5 8 8 0
50 Blackpool 5 7 7 0
51 Crystal Palace 5 5 5 0
52 Preston North End 5 4 4 0
=53 Barnsley 5 3 3 0
=53 Queens Park Rangers 5 3 3 0
=53 Bristol Rovers 5 3 3 0
=56 Brighton & Hove Albion 5 3 4 -1
=56 Newport County 5 3 4 -1
58 Bournemouth 5 7 10 -3
59 Leicester City 4 7 6 +1
=60 Millwall 4 4 7 -3
=60 Cheltenham Town 4 4 7 -3
62 Sunderland 4 2 5 -3
=63 Stoke City 4 4 8 -4
=63 Bristol City 4 4 8 -4
65 Oxford United 4 6 12 -6
66 Swansea City 4 3 9 -6
67 Accrington Stanley 3 6 6 0
68 Morecambe 3 6 9 -3
69 Southend United 3 5 8 -3
=70 Watford 3 4 7 -3
=70 Sheffield Wednesday 3 4 7 -3
72 Milton Keynes Dons 3 3 6 -3
73 Huddersfield Town 3 2 5 -3
=74 Hull City 2 2 4 -2
=74 Walsall 2 2 4 -2
=76 West Bromwich Albion 2 3 6 -3
=76 Charlton Athletic 2 3 6 -3
78 Everton 2 1 4 -3
79 Southampton 2 4 8 -4
80 Burnley 2 3 7 -4
81 Nottingham Forest 2 1 5 -4
82 Oldham Athletic 1 3 8 -5
=83 Ipswich Town 1 2 7 -5
=83 Reading 1 2 7 -5
=83 Rochdale 1 2 7 -5
86 Northampton Town 1 2 8 -6
=87 Chesterfield 1 1 8 -7
=87 Grimsby Town 1 1 8 -7
89 Forest Green Rovers 0 2 5 -3
90 Barnet 0 2 7 -5
91 Cardiff City 0 3 9 -6
92 Bury 0 0 9 -9

Some stats from this data:

0 – Wigan Athletic didn’t concede a single goal.

0 – Bury didn’t score a single goal.

+8 – Tottenham Hotspur and Wigan Athletic had the best goal difference.

-9 – Bury had the worst goal difference.

12 – Liverpool and Fulham were the highest-scoring teams over this period.

12 – Oxford United conceded the most goals.

18 – Fulham and Oxford United fans saw the most goals.

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