1930–31 in Scottish football

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1930–31 in Scottish football
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Division One champions
Rangers
Division Two champions
Third Lanark
Scottish Cup winners
Celtic
Junior Cup winners
Denny Hibs
Scotland national team
1931 BHC

The 1930–31 season was the 41st season of competitive football in Scotland. [1]

Scottish League Division One[edit]

P Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Rangers 38 27 6 5 96 29 67 60
2 Celtic 38 24 10 4 101 34 67 58
3 Motherwell 38 24 8 6 102 42 60 56
4 Partick Thistle 38 24 5 9 76 43 33 53
5 Heart of Midlothian 38 19 6 13 90 63 27 44
6 Aberdeen 38 17 7 14 79 63 16 41
7 Cowdenbeath 38 17 7 14 58 65 −7 41
8 Dundee 38 17 5 16 65 63 2 39
9 Airdrieonians 38 17 5 16 59 66 −7 39
10 Hamilton Academical 38 16 5 17 59 57 2 37
11 Kilmarnock 38 15 5 18 59 60 −1 35
12 Clyde 38 15 4 19 60 87 −27 34
13 Queen's Park 38 13 7 18 71 72 −1 33
14 Falkirk 38 14 4 20 77 87 −10 32
15 St. Mirren 38 11 8 19 49 72 −23 30
16 Morton 38 11 7 20 58 83 −25 29
17 Leith Athletic 38 8 11 19 51 85 −34 27
18 Ayr United 38 8 11 19 53 92 −39 27
19 Hibernian 38 9 7 22 49 81 −32 25
20 East Fife 38 8 4 26 45 113 −68 20

Champions: Rangers
Relegated: Hibernian, East Fife

Scottish League Division Two[edit]

P Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Third Lanark 38 27 7 4 107 42 65 61
2 Dundee United 38 21 8 9 93 54 39 50
3 Dunfermline Athletic 38 20 7 11 83 50 33 47
4 Raith Rovers 38 20 6 12 93 72 21 46
5 St. Johnstone 38 19 6 13 76 61 15 44
6 Queen of the South 38 18 6 14 83 66 17 42
7 East Stirlingshire 38 17 7 14 85 74 11 41
8 Montrose 38 19 3 16 75 90 −15 41
9 Albion Rovers 38 14 11 13 83 84 −1 39
10 Dumbarton 38 15 8 15 73 72 1 38
11 St Bernard's 38 14 9 15 85 66 19 37
12 Forfar Athletic 38 15 6 17 80 84 −4 36
13 Alloa Athletic 38 15 5 18 65 87 −22 35
14 King's Park 38 14 6 18 78 70 8 34
15 Arbroath 38 15 4 19 83 94 −11 34
16 Brechin City 38 13 7 18 52 84 −32 33
17 Stenhousemuir 38 12 6 20 75 101 −26 30
18 Armadale 38 13 2 23 74 99 −25 28
19 Clydebank 38 10 2 26 61 108 −47 22
20 Bo'ness 38 9 4 25 54 100 −46 22

Promoted: Third Lanark, Dundee United

Scottish Cup[edit]

Celtic were winners of the Scottish Cup after a 4–2 replay win over Motherwell.

Scotland national team[edit]

Date Venue Opponents Score[2] Competition Scotland scorer(s)
25 October 1930 Ibrox Park, Glasgow (H)  Wales 1–1 BHC Barney Battles, Jr.
21 February 1931 Windsor Park, Belfast (A)  Northern Ireland 0–0 BHC
28 March 1931 Hampden Park, Glasgow (H)  England 2–0 BHC George Stevenson, Jimmy McGrory
16 May 1931 Hohe Warte Stadium Vienna (A)  Austria 0–5 Friendly
20 May 1931 Stadio Nazionale PNF Rome (A)  Italy 0–3 Friendly
24 May 1931 Stade des Charmilles Geneva (A)  Switzerland 3–2 Friendly Jimmy Easson, William Boyd, Andrew Love

Scotland were joint winners with England of the 1931 British Home Championship.

Key:

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

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