1981–82 Northern Premier League

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The 1981–82 Northern Premier League season was the 14th in the history of the Northern Premier League, a football competition in England.

Teams[edit]

Final table[edit]

Position Team Played Won Drawn Lost Goals For Goals Against Goal Difference Points 1
1 Bangor City 42 27 8 7 108 60 +48 62
2 Mossley 42 24 11 7 76 43 +33 59
3 Witton Albion 42 22 10 10 75 44 +31 54
4 Gateshead 42 19 14 9 65 49 +15 52
5 King's Lynn 42 19 12 11 61 36 +25 50
6 Grantham 42 18 13 11 65 53 +12 49
7 Burton Albion 42 19 9 14 71 62 +9 47
8 Southport 42 16 14 12 63 55 +8 46
9 Marine 42 17 12 13 64 57 +7 46
10 Macclesfield Town 42 17 9 16 67 58 +9 43
11 Workington 42 18 7 17 62 60 +2 43
12 Worksop Town 42 15 13 14 52 60 −8 43
13 South Liverpool 42 13 13 16 55 57 −2 39
14 Goole Town 42 13 13 16 56 60 −4 39
15 Oswestry Town 42 14 11 17 55 59 −4 39
16 Buxton 42 14 11 17 48 56 −8 39
17 Lancaster City 42 13 12 17 47 50 −3 38
18 Gainsborough Trinity 42 10 13 19 60 69 −9 33
19 Tamworth 42 10 9 23 31 56 −25 29
20 Morecambe 42 9 11 22 43 86 −43 29
21 Matlock Town 42 7 12 23 38 72 −34 26
22 Netherfield 42 5 9 28 31 91 −60 19

1 The points system up until the 1982–83 season: 2 points for a win, 1 point for a draw and 0 points for losing.

Promotion and relegation[edit]

In the fourteenth season of the Northern Premier League Bangor City (as champions) were automatically promoted to the Alliance Premier League, while Lancaster City left the League at the end of the season. The two clubs were replaced by newly admitted Cheshire County League sides Chorley (returning to the League after an absence of 10 years) and Hyde United (returning after an absence of 12 years).

Cup Results[edit]

Challenge Cup:

  • Gainsborough Trinity 1–0 Mossley

President's Cup:

  • Buxton 4–3 Goole Town

Northern Premier League Shield: Between Champions of NPL Premier Division and Winners of the NPL Cup.

  • Bangor City vs. Gainsborough Trinity

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