1917–18 in Scottish football

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1917–18 in Scottish football
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Division One champions
Rangers
Junior Cup winners
Petershill

The 1917–18 season was the 28th season of competitive football in Scotland. Division One was decreased from 20 to 18 clubs. Clydebank made their first appearance in the Scottish Football League.

Scottish League Division One[edit]

P Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Rangers 34 25 6 3 66 24 42 56
2 Celtic 34 24 7 3 66 26 40 55
=3 Morton 34 17 9 8 53 42 11 43
=3 Kilmarnock 34 19 5 10 69 41 28 43
5 Motherwell 34 16 9 9 70 51 19 41
6 Partick Thistle 34 14 12 8 51 37 14 40
=7 Dumbarton 34 13 8 13 48 49 −1 34
=7 Queen's Park 34 14 6 14 64 63 1 34
9 Clydebank 34 14 5 15 55 56 −1 33
10 Heart of Midlothian 34 14 4 16 41 58 −17 32
11 St. Mirren 34 11 7 16 42 50 −8 29
12 Hamilton Academical 34 11 6 17 52 63 −11 28
=13 Third Lanark 34 10 7 17 56 62 −6 27
=13 Falkirk 34 9 9 16 38 58 −20 27
15 Airdrieonians 34 10 6 18 46 58 −12 26
16 Hibernian 34 8 9 17 42 57 −15 25
17 Clyde 34 9 2 23 37 72 −35 20
18 Ayr United 34 5 9 20 32 61 −29 19

Champions: Rangers

Division Champions/not elected to Division 1
New club in the league

Scottish Cup[edit]

There was no Scottish Cup competition played.

Junior Cup[edit]

Petershill were awarded the Junior Cup. No final tie was played.

Scotland national team[edit]

There were no Scotland matches played with the British Home Championship suspended due to World War I.

See also[edit]

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