1981–82 Scottish Premier Division

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Scottish Premier Division
Season 1981–82
Champions Celtic
Relegated Partick Thistle
Airdrieonians
European Cup Celtic
UEFA Cup Rangers
Dundee United
Cup Winners' Cup Aberdeen
Matches played 180
Goals scored 498 (2.77 per match)
Top goalscorer George McCluskey (21)
Biggest home win Celtic 6–0 Hibernian
Biggest away win Dundee 0–5 Aberdeen

The 1981–82 Scottish Premier Division season was won by Celtic, two points ahead of Aberdeen. Partick Thistle and Airdrieonians were relegated.

Table[edit]

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Qualification or relegation
1 Celtic (C) 36 24 7 5 79 33 +46 55 1982–83 European Cup First round
2 Aberdeen 36 23 7 6 71 29 +42 53 1982–83 European Cup Winners' Cup First round
3 Rangers 36 16 11 9 57 45 +12 43 1982–83 UEFA Cup First round
4 Dundee United 36 15 10 11 61 38 +23 40
5 St Mirren 36 14 9 13 49 52 −3 37
6 Hibernian 39 11 14 14 38 40 −2 36
7 Morton 36 9 12 15 31 54 −23 30
8 Dundee 36 11 4 21 46 72 −26 26
9 Partick Thistle (R) 36 6 10 20 35 59 −24 22 Relegation to First Division
10 Airdrieonians (R) 36 5 8 23 31 76 −45 18

Source: Statto
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored
(C) = Champion; (R) = Relegated; (P) = Promoted; (E) = Eliminated; (O) = Play-off winner; (A) = Advances to a further round.
Only applicable when the season is not finished:
(Q) = Qualified to the phase of tournament indicated; (TQ) = Qualified to tournament, but not yet to the particular phase indicated; (RQ) = Qualified to the relegation tournament indicated; (DQ) = Disqualified from tournament.

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