1948–49 League of Ireland
Statistics of League of Ireland in the 1948/1949 season.
It was contested by 10 teams, and Drumcondra F.C. won the championship.
|4||Shamrock Rovers F.C.||20||6||8||4||33||25||+8|
|8||Sligo Rovers F.C.||13||4||5||9||31||37||-6|
|9||Cork Athletic F.C.*||13||6||1||11||33||41||-8|
'*'Cork United F.C. resigned from the league in October 1948 and disbanded. Cork Athletic F.C. was founded with almost entirely the same set up as the defunct club and were elected to the league in their place.