1901–02 Western Football League
|Champions||Portsmouth (Division One)
Bristol East (Division Two)
The 1901–02 season was the 10th in the history of the Western Football League.
Like the previous season, Portsmouth were the champions of Division One, and along with all the other members of Division One, also competed in the Southern League during this season. Portsmouth ultimately won both leagues, achieving a double. The Division Two champions for the third season running were Bristol East.
|7||West Ham United||16||6||2||8||30||20||1.5||14|
|8||Queens Park Rangers||16||5||1||10||17||43||0.39||11|
|9||Swindon Town||16||0||2||14||8||53||0.15||2||Left league at end of season|
Four new clubs joined Division Two, which was increased to nine clubs from eight after Bedminster St Francis and Fishponds left, and Weston (Bath) resigned during the previous season before playing a match.
- Bristol Rovers Reserves
- St George, rejoining the league after leaving in 1899.
- Swindon Town Reserves
- Trowbridge Town, rejoining the league after leaving in 1899.
- Cotham changed their name to Cotham Amateurs.
|2||Bristol Rovers Reserves||16||10||3||3||54||18||3||23|
|5||Swindon Town Reserves||16||7||2||7||44||35||1.26||16|
|8||Weston-super-Mare||16||1||2||13||19||68||0.28||4||Left the league at the end of the season|
1 The system of using goal average to separate two teams tied on points was used up to and including the 1976–77 season.
2 The points system: 2 points for a win, 1 point for a draw and 0 points for losing.
- Robinson, Michael (ed.), Non-League Football Tables 1889–2006, Soccer Books, 2006