1905–06 in Scottish football

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The 1905–06 season was the 16th season of competitive football in Scotland.

Scottish League Division One[edit]

P Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Celtic 30 24 1 5 76 19 57 49
2 Hearts 30 18 7 5 64 27 37 43
3 Airdrieonians 30 15 8 7 53 31 22 38
4 Rangers 30 15 7 8 58 48 10 37
5 Partick Thistle 30 15 6 9 44 40 4 36
6 Third Lanark 30 16 2 12 62 38 24 34
7 Dundee 30 11 12 7 40 33 7 34
8 St. Mirren 30 13 5 12 41 37 4 31
9 Greenock Morton 30 10 6 14 35 54 -19 26
10 Motherwell 30 9 8 13 50 64 -14 26
11 Hibernian 30 10 5 15 35 40 -5 25
12 Aberdeen 30 8 8 14 37 49 -12 24
13 Falkirk 30 9 5 16 53 69 -16 23
14 Port Glasgow Athletic[1] 30 6 8 16 38 68 -30 20
15 Kilmarnock[1] 30 8 4 18 46 68 -22 20
16 Queen's Park 30 5 4 21 41 88 -47 14

Champions: Celtic

Scottish League division Two[edit]

P Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Leith Athletic 22 15 4 3 46 22 24 34
2 Clyde 22 11 9 2 37 21 16 31
3 Albion Rovers 22 12 3 7 48 31 17 27
4 Hamilton Academical 22 12 2 8 45 33 12 26
5 St. Bernard's 22 9 4 9 42 34 8 22
6 Arthurlie 22 10 2 10 46 46 0 22
7 Ayr 22 9 3 10 44 51 -7 22
8 Raith Rovers 22 6 7 9 36 42 -6 19
9 Abercorn 22 6 5 11 31 46 -15 17
10 Cowdenbeath 22 7 3 12 28 40 -12 17
11 Vale of Leven 22 6 4 12 33 49 -16 16
12 East Stirlingshire 22 1 10 11 26 47 -21 12

Next season there are eighteen teams in Division One and twelve teams in Division Two.

Scottish Cup[edit]

Hearts were winners of the Scottish Cup after a 1–0 win over Third Lanark.

Junior Cup[edit]

Dunipace were winners of the Junior Cup after a 1–0 win over Rob Roy in a replayed final.

Scotland national team[edit]

Scotland were joint winners of the 1906 British Home Championship with England.

Date Venue Opponents Score[2] Competition Scotland scorer(s)
3 March 1906 Tynecastle Park, Edinburgh (H)  Wales 0–2 BHC
17 March 1906 Dalymount Park, Dublin (A)  Ireland 1–0 BHC Thomas Fitchie
7 April 1906 Hampden Park, Glasgow (H)  England 2–1 BHC James Howie (2)

Key:

  • (H) = Home match
  • (A) = Away match
  • BHC = British Home Championship

See also[edit]

1905-06 Aberdeen F.C. season
Rangers F.C. season 1905-06

Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ a b Port Glasgow Athletic finished above Kilmarnock after a 6-0 playoff victory Twydell, Dave (1997). Rejected F.C. of Scotland Volume 3:The Rest. p. 180. ISBN 1-874427-17-8. 
  2. ^ Scotland's score is shown first.