1924–25 Western Football League

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Western Football League
Season 1924–25
Champions Yeovil and Petters United

The 1924–25 season was the 28th in the history of the Western Football League.

This season was the last until the dawn of World War II in which the league consisted of a single division. The champions this season were Yeovil and Petters United. The previous season's runaway winners Lovells Athletic finished bottom of the table.[1]

Final table[edit]

Three new clubs joined the league this season, and the number of clubs increased from eleven to thirteen after Cardiff Corinthians left the league.

Pos Club P W D L GF GA GAv1 Pts2 Notes
1 Yeovil and Petters United 24 19 3 2 65 20 3.25 41
2 Weymouth 24 18 3 3 74 17 4.35 39
3 Swindon Victoria 24 14 3 7 51 48 1.06 31
4 Welton Rovers 24 9 10 5 50 28 1.79 28
5 Poole 24 11 6 7 50 38 1.32 28
6 Radstock Town 24 9 9 6 35 31 1.13 27
7 Frome Town 24 10 6 8 50 44 1.14 26
8 Trowbridge Town 24 9 6 9 46 37 1.24 24
9 Paulton Rovers 24 6 7 11 39 54 0.72 19
10 Minehead 24 7 1 16 47 74 0.63 15
11 Bath City 24 4 5 15 26 58 0.45 13
12 Peasedown St John 24 4 5 15 19 65 0.29 13 Left at the end of the season
13 Lovells Athletic 24 1 6 17 25 63 0.4 8

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.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Robinson, Michael (ed.), Non-League Football Tables 1889–2006, Soccer Books, 2006