||Qualification or relegation
|18||Wigan Athletic (R)||38||9||9||20||47||73||–26||36||2013–14 UEFA Europa League group stage 1|
|Relegation to the 2013–14 Football League Championship|
|19||Reading (R)||38||6||10||22||43||73||−30||28||Relegation to the 2013–14 Football League Championship|
|20||Queens Park Rangers (R)||38||4||13||21||30||61||−31||25|
Source: Barclays Premier League
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored
1Wigan Athletic qualified for the 2013–14 UEFA Europa League group stage by winning the 2012–13 FA Cup.
(C) = Champion; (R) = Relegated; (P) = Promoted; (E) = Eliminated; (O) = Play-off winner; (A) = Advances to a further round.
Only applicable when the season is not finished:
(Q) = Qualified to the phase of tournament indicated; (TQ) = Qualified to tournament, but not yet to the particular phase indicated; (RQ) = Qualified to the relegation tournament indicated; (DQ) = Disqualified from tournament.