2013–14 in Scottish football

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Football in Scotland
Season 2013–14
2012–13 Scotland 2014–15
2013–14 in Scottish football
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Premiership champions
Celtic
Championship champions
Dundee
League 1 champions
Rangers
League 2 champions
Peterhead
Scottish Cup winners
St Johnstone
League Cup winners
Aberdeen
Challenge Cup winners
Raith Rovers
Youth Cup winners
Rangers
Teams in Europe
Celtic, Motherwell,
St. Johnstone, Hibernian
Scotland national team
World Cup 2014 qualifying

The 2013–14 season is the 117th season of competitive football in Scotland. The season began on 13 July 2013, with the start of the Challenge Cup.[1]

Transfer deals[edit]

League competitions[edit]

Scottish Premiership[edit]

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Promotion or relegation
1 Celtic (C) 38 31 6 1 102 25 +77 99 2014–15 UEFA Champions League Second qualifying round
2 Motherwell 38 22 4 12 64 60 +4 70 2014–15 UEFA Europa League Second qualifying round
3 Aberdeen 38 20 8 10 53 38 +15 68 2014–15 UEFA Europa League First qualifying round
4 Dundee United 38 16 10 12 65 50 +15 58
5 Inverness Caledonian Thistle 38 16 9 13 44 44 0 57
6 St Johnstone 38 15 8 15 48 42 +6 53 2014–15 UEFA Europa League Second qualifying round
7 Ross County 38 11 7 20 44 62 −18 40
8 St Mirren 38 10 9 19 39 58 −19 39
9 Kilmarnock 38 11 6 21 45 66 −21 39
10 Partick Thistle 38 8 14 16 46 65 −19 38
11 Hibernian (R) 38 8 11 19 31 51 −20 35 Scottish Premiership play-offs
12 Heart of Midlothian (R) 38 10 8 20 45 65 −20 0231 Relegation to 2014–15 Scottish Championship

Source: ESPN
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored
1 Heart of Midlothian were deducted 15 points for entering administration
2 St Johnstone, as winners of the 2013–14 Scottish Cup, qualify to second qualifying round of Europa League.
(C) = Champion; (R) = Relegated; (P) = Promoted; (E) = Eliminated; (O) = Play-off winner; (A) = Advances to a further round.


Scottish Championship[edit]

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Promotion or relegation
1 Dundee (C) (P) 36 21 6 9 54 26 +28 69 Promotion to the 2014–15 Scottish Premiership
2 Hamilton Academical (P) 36 19 10 7 68 41 +27 67 Qualification to Premiership play-offs Semi-final
3 Falkirk 36 19 9 8 59 33 +26 66 Qualification to Premiership play-offs Quarter-final
4 Queen of the South 36 16 7 13 53 39 +14 55
5 Dumbarton 36 15 6 15 65 64 +1 51
6 Livingston 36 13 7 16 51 56 −5 46
7 Raith Rovers 36 11 9 16 48 61 −13 42
8 Alloa Athletic 36 11 7 18 34 51 −17 40
9 Cowdenbeath (O) 36 11 7 18 50 72 −22 40 Scottish Championship play-offs
10 Greenock Morton (R) 36 6 8 22 32 71 −39 26 Relegation to 2014–15 Scottish League One

Updated to games played on 18 May 2014.
Source: SPFL
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.

Scottish League One[edit]

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Qualification or relegation
1 Rangers (C) (P) 36 33 3 0 106 18 +88 102 Promotion to the 2014–15 Scottish Championship
2 Dunfermline Athletic 36 19 6 11 68 54 +14 63 Qualification to the Scottish Championship play-offs
3 Stranraer 36 14 9 13 57 57 0 51
4 Ayr United 36 14 7 15 65 66 −1 49
5 Stenhousemuir 36 12 12 12 57 66 −9 48
6 Airdrieonians 36 12 9 15 47 57 −10 45
7 Forfar Athletic 36 12 7 17 55 62 −7 43
8 Brechin City 36 12 6 18 57 71 −14 42
9 East Fife (R) 36 9 5 22 31 69 −38 32 Scottish League One play-offs
10 Arbroath (R) 36 9 4 23 52 75 −23 31 Relegation to the 2014–15 Scottish League Two

Updated to games played on 18 May 2014.
Source: SPFL
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.

Scottish League Two[edit]

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Qualification or relegation
1 Peterhead (C) (P) 36 23 7 6 74 38 +36 76 Promotion to the 2014–15 Scottish League One
2 Annan Athletic 36 19 6 11 69 49 +20 63 Qualification to the Scottish League One play-offs
3 Stirling Albion (P) 36 16 10 10 60 50 +10 58
4 Clyde 36 17 6 13 50 48 +2 57
5 Berwick Rangers 36 15 7 14 63 49 +14 52
6 Montrose 36 12 10 14 44 56 −12 46
7 Albion Rovers 36 12 8 16 41 54 −13 44
8 East Stirlingshire 36 12 8 16 45 59 −14 44
9 Elgin City 36 9 9 18 62 73 −11 36
10 Queen's Park 36 5 9 22 36 68 −32 24

Updated to games played on 18 May 2014.
Source: SPFL
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.

SPFL Under-20 League[edit]

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
1 Celtic 30 21 2 7 60 27 +33 65
2 Rangers 30 19 7 4 62 30 +32 64
3 Hibernian 30 17 8 5 71 38 +33 59
4 Hamilton Academical 30 15 6 9 56 45 +11 51
5 Motherwell 30 15 3 12 61 54 +7 48
6 Inverness Caledonian Thistle 30 13 4 13 56 51 +5 43
7 Kilmarnock 30 11 6 13 48 53 −5 39
8 Falkirk 30 10 9 11 48 61 −13 39
9 Aberdeen 30 11 5 14 50 51 −1 38
10 Dunfermline Athletic 30 10 6 14 51 53 −2 36
11 St Johnstone 30 9 8 13 51 58 −7 35
12 Dundee United 30 10 4 16 40 43 −3 34
13 Ross County 30 10 4 16 43 63 −20 34
14 Partick Thistle 30 9 6 15 37 61 −24 33
15 St Mirren 30 9 5 16 37 53 −16 32
16 Heart of Midlothian 30 7 5 18 40 70 −30 26

Source: SPFL
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.


Honours[edit]

Cup honours[edit]

Competition Winner Score Runner-up Match report
2013–14 Scottish Cup St. Johnstone 2 – 0 Dundee United Report
2013–14 League Cup Aberdeen 0 – 0 (a.e.t.)
4 – 2 pens.
Inverness Caledonian Thistle Report
2013–14 Challenge Cup Raith Rovers 1 – 0 (a.e.t.) Rangers Report
2013–14 Youth Cup Rangers 2 – 2 (a.e.t.)
8 – 7 pens.
Heart of Midlothian Report
2013–14 Junior Cup Hurlford United 3 – 0 Glenafton Athletic Report

Non-league honours[edit]

Senior[edit]

Competition Winner
2013–14 Highland League Brora Rangers
2013–14 Lowland League Spartans
East of Scotland League Lothian Thistle Hutchison Vale
South of Scotland League Wigtown & Bladnoch

Junior[edit]

West Region

Division Winner
2013–14 Super League Premier Division Auchinleck Talbot
Super League First Division Troon
Ayrshire District League Irvine Victoria
Central District League First Division Neilston Juniors
Central District League Second Division Blantyre Victoria

East Region

Division Winner
2013–14 Superleague Bo'ness United
Premier League Penicuik Athletic
North Division Dundee North End
South Division Edinburgh United

North Region

Division Winner
2013–14 Superleague Culter
First Division (West) Inverness City
First Division (East) Cruden Bay

Individual honours[edit]

PFA Scotland awards[edit]

Award Winner Team
Players' Player of the Year Kris Commons[2] Celtic
Young Player of the Year Andrew Robertson[3] Dundee United
Manager of the Year Derek McInnes[4] Aberdeen
Championship Player of the Year Kane Hemmings[5] Cowdenbeath
League One Player of the Year Lee Wallace[6] Rangers
League Two Player of the Year Rory McAllister[7] Peterhead

SFWA awards[edit]

Award Winner Team
Footballer of the Year Kris Commons Celtic
Young Player of the Year Stevie May St. Johnstone
Manager of the Year Derek McInnes Aberdeen

Scottish clubs in Europe[edit]

Celtic[edit]

2013–14 UEFA Champions League

Motherwell[edit]

2013–14 UEFA Europa League

St. Johnstone[edit]

2013–14 UEFA Europa League

Hibernian[edit]

2013–14 UEFA Europa League

Scotland national team[edit]

Women's football[edit]

League and Cup honours[edit]

Division Winner
2013 Scottish Women's Premier League Glasgow City
SWFL First Division Queen's Park
SWFL Second Division North Aberdeen Reserves
SWFL Second Division West/South West Claremont
SWFL Second Division East/Central Jeanfield Swifts
SWFL Second Division South East Hibernian Development
Competition Winner Score Runner-up Match report
2013 Scottish Women's Cup Glasgow City 1 – 0 Hibernian BBC Sport
Scottish Women's Premier League Cup Glasgow City 5 – 0 Spartans BBC Sport
SWFL First Division Cup Inverness City 6 – 0 Dunfermline Athletic Dunfermline Press
SWFL Second Division Cup Hibernian Development 5 – 0 Viewfield Rovers Scottish FA

Scottish Women's Premier League[edit]

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Qualification or relegation
1 Glasgow City (C) 21 20 1 0 110 7 +103 61 2014–15 UEFA Women's Champions League Qualifying round
2 Hibernian 21 13 2 6 86 35 +51 41
3 Celtic 21 11 3 7 44 32 +12 36
4 Spartans 21 11 2 8 50 53 −3 35
5 Rangers 21 10 3 8 55 35 +20 33
6 Aberdeen 21 8 1 12 29 55 −26 25
7 Hamilton Academical 21 13 2 6 70 43 +27 41
8 Forfar Farmington 21 12 4 5 72 35 +37 40
9 Hutchison Vale 21 5 2 14 44 75 −31 17
10 Buchan LFC 21 4 3 14 37 79 −42 15
11 Falkirk (R) 21 4 0 17 31 86 −55 12 Relegation to SWFL First Division
12 Kilwinning SC Ladies (R) 21 3 1 17 23 116 −93 10

Updated to games played on 3 November 2013.
Source: Scottish Women's FA
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.


Scotland women's national team[edit]

Glasgow City[edit]

2013–14 UEFA Women's Champions League

Deaths[edit]

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