The Seasons

Season
Pos
League
FA Cup
EFL Cup
Europe
Manager
2021-22
10th
Premier League
3rd Round*
3rd Round
DNQ
Dean Smith
2020-21
11th
Premier League
3rd Round
4th Round
DNQ
Dean Smith
2019-20
17th
Premier League
3rd Round
Runners Up
DNQ
Dean Smith
2018-19
5th
Championship
3rd Round
3rd Round
DNQ
Steve Bruce, Dean Smith
2017-18
4th
Championship
3rd Round
3rd Round
DNQ
Steve Bruce
2016-17
13th
Championship
3rd Round
1st Round
DNQ
Roberto Di Matteo, Steve Bruce
2015-16
20th
Premier League
4th Round
4th Round
DNQ
Tim Sherwood, Rémi Garde
2014-15
17th
Premier League
Runners Up
2nd Round
DNQ
Paul Lambert, Tim Sherwood
2013-14
15th
Premier League
3rd Round
3rd Round
DNQ
Paul Lambert
2012-13
15th
Premier League
4th Round
Semi Final
DNQ
Paul Lambert
2011-12
16th
Premier League
4th Round
3rd Round
DNQ
Alex McLeish
2010-11
9th
Premier League
5th Round
5th Round
Qualifying Play Off
Gérard Houllier
2009-10
6th
Premier League
Semi Final
Runners Up
Qualifying Play Off
Martin O'Neill
2008-09
6th
Premier League
5th Round
3rd Round
Round of 32
Martin O'Neill
2007-08
6th
Premier League
3rd Round
3rd Round
DNQ
Martin O'Neill
2006-07
11th
Premier League
3rd Round
4th Round
DNQ
Martin O'Neill
2005-06
16th
Premier League
5th Round
4th Round
DNQ
David O'Leary
2004-05
10th
Premier League
3rd Round
3rd Round
DNQ
David O'Leary
2003-04
6th
Premier League
3rd Round
Semi Final
DNQ
David O'Leary
2002-03
16th
Premier League
3rd Round
Quarter Final
Intertoto Semi Final
Graham Taylor
2001-02
8th
Premier League
3rd Round
4th Round
1st Round
John Gregory, Graham Taylor
2000-01
8th
Premier League
4th Round
3rd Round
Intertoto Semi Final
John Gregory
1999-00
6th
Premier League
Runners Up
Semi Final
DNQ
John Gregory
1998-99
6th
Premier League
4th Round
3rd Round
2nd Round
John Gregory
1997-98
7th
Premier League
5th Round
3rd Round
Quarter Final
Brian Little, John Gregory
1996-97
5th
Premier League
4th Round
4th Round
1st Round
Brian Little
1995-96
4th
Premier League
Semi Final
Winners
DNQ
Brian Little
1994-95
18th
Premier League
4th Round
4th Round
2nd Round
Ron Atkinson, Brian Little
1993-94
10th
Premier League
5th Round
Winners
2nd Round
Ron Atkinson
1992-93
2nd
Premier League
4th Round
4th Round
DNQ
Ron Atkinson
1991-92
7th
Division One
Quarter Final
2nd Round
DNQ
Ron Atkinson
1990-91
17th
Division One
3rd Round
Quarter Final
2nd Round
Jozef Vengloš
1989-90
2nd
Division One
Quarter Final
3rd Round
DNQ
Graham Taylor
1988-89
17th
Division One
4th Round
Quarter Final
DNQ
Graham Taylor
1987-88
2nd
Division Two
4th Round
4th Round
DNQ
Graham Taylor
1986-87
22nd
Division One
3rd Round
4th Round
DNQ
Graham Turner, Billy McNeill
1985-86
16th
Division One
4th Round
Semi Final
DNQ
Graham Turner
1984-85
10th
Division One
3rd Round
3rd Round
DNQ
Graham Turner
1983-84
10th
Division One
3rd Round
Semi Final
2nd Round
Tony Barton
1982-83
6th
Division One
Quarter Final
2nd Round
3rd Round
Tony Barton
1981-82
11th
Division One
5th Round
Quarter Final
Winners
Ron Saunders, Tony Barton
1980-81
1st
Division One
3rd Round
3rd Round
DNQ
Ron Saunders
1979-80
7th
Division One
Quarter Final
3rd Round
DNQ
Ron Saunders
1978-79
8th
Division One
3rd Round
4th Round
DNQ
Ron Saunders
1977-78
8th
Division One
3rd Round
4th Round
Quarter Final
Ron Saunders
1976-77
4th
Division One
Quarter Final
Winners
DNQ
Ron Saunders
1975-76
16th
Division One
3rd Round
3rd Round
1st Round
Ron Saunders
1974-75
2nd
Division Two
5th Round
Winners
DNQ
Ron Saunders
1973-74
14th
Division Two
5th Round
2nd Round
DNQ
Vic Crowe
1972-73
3rd
Division Two
2nd Round
2nd Round
DNQ
Vic Crowe
1971-72
1st
Division Three
1st Round
4th Round
DNQ
Vic Crowe
1970-71
4th
Division Three
1st Round
Runners Up
DNQ
Vic Crowe
1969-70
21st
Division Two
3rd Round
2nd Round
DNQ
Tommy Docherty, Vic Crowe
1968-69
18th
Division Two
5th Round
2nd Round
DNQ
Tommy Cummings, Tommy Docherty
1967-68
16th
Division Two
4th Round
2nd Round
DNQ
Tommy Cummings
1966-67
21st
Division One
4th Round
2nd Round
DNQ
Dick Taylor
1965-66
16th
Division One
3rd Round
5th Round
DNQ
Dick Taylor
1964-65
16th
Division One
5th Round
Semi Final
DNQ
Dick Taylor
1963-64
19th
Division One
3rd Round
3rd Round
DNQ
Joe Mercer
1962-63
15th
Division One
4th Round
Runners Up
DNQ
Joe Mercer
1961-62
7th
Division One
Quarter Final
3rd Round
DNQ
Joe Mercer
1960-61
9th
Division One
5th Round
Winners
DNQ
Joe Mercer
1959-60
1st
Division Two
Semi Final
n/a
DNQ
Joe Mercer
1958-59
21st
Division One
Semi Final
n/a
DNQ
Eric Houghton, Joe Mercer
1957-58
14th
Division One
3rd Round
n/a
DNQ
Eric Houghton
1956-57
10th
Division One
Winners
n/a
DNQ
Eric Houghton
1955-56
20th
Division One
4th Round
n/a
DNQ
Eric Houghton
1954-55
6th
Division One
4th Round
n/a
n/a
Eric Houghton
1953-54
13th
Division One
3rd Round
n/a
n/a
George Martin, Eric Houghton
1952-53
11th
Division One
Quarter Final
n/a
n/a
George Martin
1951-52
6th
Division One
3rd Round
n/a
n/a
George Martin
1950-51
15th
Division One
4th Round
n/a
n/a
Management Committee, George Martin
1949-50
12th
Division One
3rd Round
n/a
n/a
Alex Massie
1948-49
10th
Division One
4th Round
n/a
n/a
Alex Massie
1947-48
6th
Division One
3rd Round
n/a
n/a
Alex Massie
1946-47
8th
Division One
3rd Round
n/a
n/a
Alex Massie
1945-46
2nd
Football League South
Quarter Final
n/a
n/a
Alex Massie
1938-39
12th
Division One
4th Round
n/a
n/a
Jimmy Hogan
1937-38
1st
Division Two
Semi Final
n/a
n/a
Jimmy Hogan
1936-37
9th
Division Two
3rd Round
n/a
n/a
Jimmy McMullan, Jimmy Hogan
1935-36
21st
Division One
3rd Round
n/a
n/a
Jimmy McMullan
1934-35
13th
Division One
3rd Round
n/a
n/a
Jimmy McMullan
1933-34
13th
Division One
Semi Final
n/a
n/a
Billy Smith
1932-33
2nd
Division One
4th Round
n/a
n/a
Billy Smith
1931-32
5th
Division One
4th Round
n/a
n/a
Billy Smith
1930-31
2nd
Division One
3rd Round
n/a
n/a
Billy Smith
1929-30
4th
Division One
Quarter Final
n/a
n/a
Billy Smith
1928-29
3rd
Division One
Semi Final
n/a
n/a
Billy Smith
1927-28
8th
Division One
5th Round
n/a
n/a
Billy Smith
1926-27
10th
Division One
3rd Round
n/a
n/a
Billy Smith
1925-26
6th
Division One
3rd Round
n/a
n/a
George Ramsay
1924-25
15th
Division One
3rd Round
n/a
n/a
George Ramsay
1923-24
6th
Division One
Runners Up
n/a
n/a
George Ramsay
1922-23
6th
Division One
1st Round
n/a
n/a
George Ramsay
1921-22
5th
Division One
4th Round
n/a
n/a
George Ramsay
1920-21
10th
Division One
4th Round
n/a
n/a
George Ramsay
1919-20
9th
Division One
Winners
n/a
n/a
George Ramsay
1914-15
14th
Division One
2nd Round
n/a
n/a
George Ramsay
1913-14
2nd
Division One
Semi Final
n/a
n/a
George Ramsay
1912-13
2nd
Division One
Winners
n/a
n/a
George Ramsay
1911-12
6th
Division One
2nd Round
n/a
n/a
George Ramsay
1910-11
2nd
Division One
2nd Round
n/a
n/a
George Ramsay
1909-10
1st
Division One
3rd Round
n/a
n/a
George Ramsay
1908-09
7th
Division One
1st Round
n/a
n/a
George Ramsay
1907-08
2nd
Division One
3rd Round
n/a
n/a
George Ramsay
1906-07
5th
Division One
2nd Round
n/a
n/a
George Ramsay
1905-06
8th
Division One
3rd Round
n/a
n/a
George Ramsay
1904-05
4th
Division One
Winners
n/a
n/a
George Ramsay
1903-04
5th
Division One
2nd Round
n/a
n/a
George Ramsay
1902-03
2nd
Division One
Semi Final
n/a
n/a
George Ramsay
1901-02
8th
Division One
1st Round
n/a
n/a
George Ramsay
1900-01
15th
Division One
Semi Final
n/a
n/a
George Ramsay
1899-00
1st
Division One
3rd Round
n/a
n/a
George Ramsay
1898-99
1st
Division One
1st Round
n/a
n/a
George Ramsay
1897-98
6th
Division One
1st Round
n/a
n/a
George Ramsay
1896-97
1st
Division One
Winners
n/a
n/a
George Ramsay
1895-96
1st
Division One
1st Round
n/a
n/a
George Ramsay
1894-95
3rd
Division One
Winners
n/a
n/a
George Ramsay
1893-94
1st
Division One
3rd Round
n/a
n/a
George Ramsay
1892-93
4th
Division One
1st Round
n/a
n/a
George Ramsay
1891-92
4th
Football League
Runners Up
n/a
n/a
George Ramsay
1890-91
9th
Football League
2nd Round
n/a
n/a
George Ramsay
1889-90
8th
Football League
2nd Round
n/a
n/a
George Ramsay
1888-89
2nd
Football League
3rd Round
n/a
n/a
George Ramsay
1887-88
n/a
League not constituted
5th Round
n/a
n/a
George Ramsay
1886-87
n/a
League not constituted
Winners
n/a
n/a
George Ramsay
1885-86
n/a
League not constituted
2nd Round
n/a
n/a
Management Committee
1884-85
n/a
League not constituted
3rd Round
n/a
n/a
Management Committee
1883-84
n/a
League not constituted
4th Round
n/a
n/a
Management Committee
1882-83
n/a
League not constituted
5th Round
n/a
n/a
Management Committee
1881-82
n/a
League not constituted
4th Round
n/a
n/a
Management Committee
1880-81
n/a
League not constituted
4th Round
n/a
n/a
Management Committee
1879-80
n/a
League not constituted
2nd Round
n/a
n/a
Management Committee