1993–94 Tranmere Rovers F.C. season

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Tranmere Rovers F.C.
1993–94 season
Manager John King
Stadium Prenton Park
Football League First Division 5th (of 24)
Team colours

John Aldridge starred for Tranmere Rovers F.C. as they reached the Coca-Cola Cup semi finals in 1993–94. Tranmere were early First Division leaders after winning seven of their opening eleven matches, and regained first position in mid-December following three straight wins. John King's side defeated Oxford United 6–2, Grimsby Town 4–1, Oldham Athletic 3–0 and Nottingham Forest 2–0 in the Coca-Cola Cup, before losing on penalties to Aston Villa after a 4–4 draw in the semi-finals. They faltered in the promotion race, but qualified for the play-offs after five wins in six games, losing 2–1 to Leicester City in the semi-finals.

Final league table[edit]

Pos Team Pld W D L F A W D L F A F A GD Pts Notes
1 Crystal Palace 46 16 4 3 39 18 11 5 7 34 28 73 46 +27 90
2 Nottingham Forest 46 12 9 2 38 22 11 5 7 36 27 74 49 +25 83
3 Millwall 46 14 8 1 36 17 5 9 9 22 32 58 49 +9 74
4 Leicester City 46 11 9 3 45 30 8 7 8 27 29 72 59 +13 73
5 Tranmere Rovers 46 15 3 5 48 23 6 6 11 21 30 69 53 +16 72
6 Derby County 46 15 3 5 44 25 5 8 10 29 43 73 68 +5 71
7 Notts County 46 16 3 4 43 26 4 5 14 22 43 65 69 –4 68
8 Wolverhampton Wanderers 46 10 10 3 34 19 7 7 9 26 28 60 47 +13 68
9 Middlesbrough 46 12 6 5 40 19 6 7 10 26 35 66 54 +12 67
10 Stoke City 46 14 4 5 35 19 4 9 10 22 40 57 59 –2 67
11 Charlton Athletic 46 14 3 6 39 22 5 5 13 22 36 61 58 +3 65
12 Sunderland 46 14 2 7 35 22 5 6 12 19 35 54 57 –3 65
13 Bristol City 46 11 7 5 27 18 5 9 9 20 32 47 50 –3 64
14 Bolton Wanderers 46 10 8 5 40 31 5 6 12 23 33 63 64 –1 59
15 Southend United 46 10 5 8 34 28 7 3 13 29 39 63 67 –4 59
16 Grimsby Town 46 7 14 2 26 16 6 6 11 26 31 52 47 +5 59
17 Portsmouth 46 10 6 7 29 22 5 7 11 23 36 52 58 –6 58
18 Barnsley 46 9 3 11 25 26 7 4 12 30 41 55 67 –12 55
19 Watford 46 10 5 8 39 35 5 4 14 27 45 66 80 –24 54
20 Luton Town 46 12 4 7 38 25 2 7 14 18 35 56 60 –4 53
21 West Bromwich Albion 46 9 7 7 38 31 4 5 14 22 38 60 69 –9 51
22 Birmingham City 46 9 7 7 28 29 4 5 14 24 40 52 69 –17 51
23 Oxford United 46 10 5 8 33 33 3 5 15 21 42 54 75 –21 49
24 Peterborough United 46 6 9 8 31 30 2 4 17 17 46 48 76 –28 37
  • Pld = Matches ; W = Matches won; D = Matches drawn; L = Matches lost; F = Goals for; A = Goals against; GD = Goal difference; Pts = Points
Key
Football League Champions, promoted to FA Premier League
Promoted to FA Premier League
Participated in play-offs
Promoted to Premier League through play-offs
Relegated


References[edit]

  • Leigh, Edwards (17 December 2011). "Tranmere Rovers classic campaigns". Official matchday programme (Stevenage F.C.) (12): 21. 
  • Upton, Gilbert; Wilson, Steve (November 1997). Tranmere Rovers 1921–1997: A Complete Record. ISBN 978-0-9518648-2-1.