1982–83 Northern Premier League

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The 1982–83 Northern Premier League season was the 15th 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 Gateshead 42 32 4 6 114 43 +71 100
2 Mossley 42 25 9 8 77 42 +35 84
3 Burton Albion 42 24 9 9 81 53 +28 81
4 Chorley 42 23 11 8 77 49 +28 80
5 Macclesfield Town 42 24 8 10 71 49 +22 80
6 Marine 42 17 17 8 81 57 +24 68
7 Workington 42 19 10 13 71 55 +16 67
8 Hyde United 42 18 12 12 91 63 +28 66
9 King's Lynn 42 17 13 12 62 44 +18 64
10 Matlock Town 42 18 10 14 70 65 +5 64
11 Witton Albion 42 17 12 13 82 52 +30 63
12 Buxton 42 17 9 16 60 62 −2 60
13 Morecambe 42 16 11 15 75 66 +9 59
14 Grantham 42 15 13 14 59 60 −1 58
15 Southport 42 11 14 17 58 65 −7 47
16 Goole Town 42 13 7 22 52 66 −14 46
17 Gainsborough Trinity 42 11 9 22 60 71 −11 42
18 Oswestry Town 42 10 8 24 56 99 −43 38
19 South Liverpool 42 7 15 20 57 91 −34 36
20 Tamworth 42 7 8 27 44 97 −53 29
21 Worksop Town 42 5 10 27 50 98 −48 25
22 Netherfield 42 2 9 31 28 129 −101 15

1 The points system: 3 points for a win, 1 point for a draw and 0 points for losing.

Promotion and relegation[edit]

In the fifteenth season of the Northern Premier League Gateshead (as champions) were automatically promoted to the Alliance Premier League, while King's Lynn moved to the Southern League Premier Division, Tamworth moved to the Southern League Midland Division, and Netherfield left the League altogether at the end of the season. The four clubs were replaced by relegated Alliance sides Barrow and Stafford Rangers as well as newly admitted Rhyl and Horwich RMI.

Cup Results[edit]

Challenge Cup:

  • Burton Albion 2–1 Macclesfield Town

President's Cup:

  • Kings Lynn 3–2 Burton Albion

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

  • Burton Albion 2–0 Gateshead[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Gateshead F.C. 1983/84. Unofficial Gateshead Football Club Statistics Database. Retrieved on 2012-03-07.

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