League History

 
Season Division P W D L F A Pts POS Top Scorer*
1892–93 Lancs ↑ 22 17 2 3 66 69 36 1st John Miller 27
1893–94 Division 2 ↑ 28 22 6 0 77 18 50 1st James Stott 14
1894–95 Division 1 ↓ 30 7 8 15 51 70 22 16th Thomas Bradshaw 18
1895–96 Division 2 ↑ 30 22 2 6 106 32 46 1st George Allen 29
1896–97 Division 1 30 12 9 9 46 38 33 5th George Allen 18
1897–98 Division 1 30 11 6 13 48 45 28 9th Frank Becton 13
1898–99 Division 1 34 19 5 10 49 33 43 2nd Hugh Morgan 13
1899–1900 Division 1 34 14 5 15 49 45 33 10th Tom Robertson 10
John Walker
1900–01 Division 1 34 19 7 8 59 35 45 1st Sam Raybould 18
1901–02 Division 1 34 10 12 12 42 38 32 11th Sam Raybould 18
1902–03 Division 1 34 17 4 13 68 49 38 5th Sam Raybould 32
1903–04 Division 1 ↓ 34 9 8 17 49 62 26 17th Jack Cox 9
1904–05 Division 2 ↑ 34 27 4 3 93 25 58 1st Robbie Robinson 23
1905–06 Division 1 38 23 5 10 79 46 51 1st Joe Hewitt 27
1906–07 Division 1 38 13 7 18 64 65 33 15th Sam Raybould 17
1907–08 Division 1 38 16 6 16 68 61 38 8th Joe Hewitt 22
1908–09 Division 1 38 15 6 17 57 65 36 16th Ronald Orr 23
1909–10 Division 1 38 21 6 11 78 57 48 2nd Jack Parkinson 30
1910–11 Division 1 38 15 7 16 53 53 37 13th Jack Parkinson 20
1911–12 Division 1 38 12 10 16 49 55 34 17th Jack Parkinson 13
1912–13 Division 1 38 16 5 17 61 71 37 12th Arthur Metcalf 18
1913–14 Division 1 38 14 7 17 46 62 35 16th Tom Miller 20
1914–15 Division 1 38 14 9 15 65 75 37 13th Fred Pagnam 26
1915–19
Competitions put on hold because of WW1. Liverpool competed in the Lancashire Section pr. from 1915–16 to 1918–19.
1919–20 Division 1 42 19 10 13 59 44 48 4th Harry Chambers 15
1920–21 Division 1 42 18 15 9 63 35 51 4th Harry Chambers 24
1921–22 Division 1 42 22 13 7 63 36 57 1st Harry Chambers 21
1922–23 Division 1 42 26 8 8 70 31 60 1st Harry Chambers 25
1923–24 Division 1 42 15 11 16 49 48 41 12th Jimmy Walsh 19
1924–25 Division 1 42 20 10 12 63 55 50 4th Dick Forshaw 19
1925–26 Division 1 42 14 16 12 70 63 44 7th Dick Forshaw 29
1926–27 Division 1 42 18 7 17 69 61 43 9th Harry Chambers 21
1927–28 Division 1 42 13 13 16 84 87 39 16th Gordon Hodgson 23
1928–29 Division 1 42 17 12 13 90 64 46 4th Gordon Hodgson 32
1929–30 Division 1 42 16 9 17 63 79 41 12th Jimmy Smith 23
1930–31 Division 1 42 15 12 15 86 85 42 9th Gordon Hodgson 36
1931–32 Division 1 42 19 6 17 81 93 44 10th Gordon Hodgson 27
1932–33 Division 1 42 14 11 17 79 84 39 14th Gordon Hodgson 24
1933–34 Division 1 42 14 10 18 79 87 38 18th Gordon Hodgson 25
1934–35 Division 1 42 19 7 16 85 88 45 7th Gordon Hodgson 29
1935–36 Division 1 42 13 12 17 60 64 38 19th Fred Howe 17
1936–37 Division 1 42 12 11 19 62 84 35 18th Fred Howe 16
1937–38 Division 1 42 15 11 16 65 71 41 11th Alf Hanson 15
1938–39 Division 1 42 14 14 14 62 63 42 11th Berry Nieuwenhuys 16
1939–46
Competitions suspended during WW2. Liverpool participated in wartime leagues until 1945–46.
1946–47 Division 1 42 25 7 10 84 52 57 1st Jack Balmer 28
Albert Stubbins
1947–48 Division 1 42 16 10 16 65 61 42 11th Albert Stubbins 26
1948–49 Division 1 42 13 14 15 53 43 40 12th Jack Balmer 16
1949–50 Division 1 42 17 14 11 64 54 48 8th Billy Liddell 19
1950–51 Division 1 42 16 11 15 53 59 43 9th Billy Liddell 15
1951–52 Division 1 42 12 19 11 57 61 43 11th Billy Liddell 19
1952–53 Division 1 42 14 8 20 61 82 36 17th Billy Liddell 13
1953–54 Division 1 ↓ 42 9 10 23 68 97 28 22nd Sammy Smyth 13
1954–55 Division 2 42 16 10 16 92 96 42 11th John Evans 33
1955–56 Division 2 42 21 6 15 85 63 48 3rd Billy Liddell 32
1956–57 Division 2 42 21 11 10 82 54 53 3rd Billy Liddell 21
1957–58 Division 2 42 22 10 10 79 54 54 4th Billy Liddell 23
1958–59 Division 2 42 24 5 13 87 62 53 4th Jimmy Melia 21
1959–60 Division 2 42 20 10 12 90 66 50 3rd Roger Hunt 23
1960–61 Division 2 42 21 10 11 87 58 52 3rd Kevin Lewis 32
1961–62 Division 2 ↑ 42 27 8 7 99 43 62 1st Roger Hunt 42
1962–63 Division 1 42 17 10 15 71 59 44 8th Roger Hunt 26
1963–64 Division 1 42 26 5 11 92 45 57 1st Roger Hunt 33
1964–65 Division 1 42 17 10 15 67 73 44 7th Roger Hunt 37
1965–66 Division 1 42 26 9 7 79 34 61 1st Roger Hunt 33
1966–67 Division 1 42 19 13 10 64 47 51 5th Roger Hunt 19
1967–68 Division 1 42 22 11 9 71 40 55 3rd Roger Hunt 30
1968–69 Division 1 42 25 11 6 63 24 61 2nd Roger Hunt 17
1969–70 Division 1 42 20 11 11 65 42 51 5th Bobby Graham 21
1970–71 Division 1 42 17 17 8 42 24 51 5th Alun Evans 15
1971–72 Division 1 42 24 9 9 64 30 57 3rd John Toshack 13
1972–73 Division 1 42 25 10 7 72 42 60 1st Kevin Keegan 22
1973–74 Division 1 42 22 13 7 52 31 57 2nd Kevin Keegan 19
1974–75 Division 1 42 20 11 11 60 39 51 2nd Steve Heighway 13
1975–76 Division 1 42 23 14 5 66 31 60 1st John Toshack 23
1976–77 Division 1 42 23 11 8 62 33 57 1st Kevin Keegan 20
1977–78 Division 1 42 24 9 9 65 34 57 2nd Kenny Dalglish 31
1978–79 Division 1 42 30 8 4 85 16 68 1st Kenny Dalglish 25
1979–80 Division 1 42 25 10 7 81 30 60 1st David Johnson 27
1980–81 Division 1 42 17 17 8 62 42 51 5th Terry McDermott 22
1981–82 Division 1 42 26 9 7 80 32 87 1st Ian Rush 30
1982–83 Division 1 42 24 10 8 87 37 82 1st Ian Rush 31
1983–84 Division 1 42 22 14 6 73 32 80 1st Ian Rush 47
1984–85 Division 1 42 22 11 9 68 35 77 2nd John Wark 27
1985–86 Division 1 42 26 10 6 89 37 88 1st Ian Rush 33
1986–87 Division 1 42 23 8 11 72 42 77 2nd Ian Rush 40
1987–88 Division 1 42 26 12 2 87 24 90 1st John Aldridge 29
1988–89 Division 1 40 22 10 6 65 28 76 2nd John Aldridge 31
1989–90 Division 1 38 23 10 5 78 37 79 1st Ian Rush 26
1990–91 Division 1 38 23 7 8 77 40 76 2nd Ian Rush 26
1991–92 Division 1 42 16 16 10 47 40 64 6th Dean Saunders 23
1992–93 PL 42 16 11 15 62 55 59 6th Ian Rush 22
1993–94 PL 42 17 9 16 59 55 60 8th Ian Rush 19
1994–95 PL 42 21 11 10 65 37 74 4th Robbie Fowler 31
1995–96 PL 38 20 11 7 70 34 71 3rd Robbie Fowler 36
1996–97 PL 38 19 11 8 62 37 68 4th Robbie Fowler 31
1997–98 PL 38 18 11 9 68 42 65 3rd Michael Owen 23
1998–99 PL 38 15 9 14 68 49 54 7th Michael Owen 23
1999–2000 PL 38 19 10 9 51 30 67 4th Michael Owen 12
2000–01 PL 38 20 9 9 71 39 69 3rd Michael Owen 24
2001–02 PL 38 24 8 6 67 30 80 2nd Michael Owen 29
2002–03 PL 38 18 10 10 61 41 64 5th Michael Owen 28
2003–04 PL 38 16 12 10 55 37 60 4th Michael Owen 19
2004–05 PL 38 17 7 14 52 41 58 5th Milan Baroš 13
Luis García
2005–06 PL 38 25 7 6 57 25 82 3rd Steven Gerrard 23
2006–07 PL 38 20 8 10 57 27 68 3rd Peter Crouch 18
2007–08 PL 38 21 13 4 67 28 76 4th Fernando Torres 33
2008–09 PL 38 25 11 2 77 27 86 2nd Steven Gerrard 24
2009–10 PL 38 18 9 11 61 35 63 7th Fernando Torres 22
2010–11 PL 38 17 7 14 59 44 58 6th Dirk Kuyt 15
2011–12 PL 38 14 10 14 47 40 52 8th Luis Suárez 17
2012–13 PL 38 16 13 9 71 43 61 7th Luis Suárez 30
2013–14 PL 38 26 6 6 101 50 84 2nd Luis Suárez 31
2014–15 PL 38 18 8 12 52 48 62 6th Steven Gerrard 13
2015–16 PL 38 16 12 10 63 50 60 8th Daniel Sturridge 13

*Top scorer includes goals scored in cup competitions.

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