1897–98 Scottish Football League

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Statistics of the Scottish Football League in season 1897–98.

Overview[edit]

Celtic are champions of the Scottish Division One.

Kilmarnock won the Scottish Division Two but were not promoted.

Scottish League Division One[edit]

P Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Celtic 18 15 3 0 56 13 43 33
2 Rangers 18 13 3 2 71 15 56 29
3 Hibernian 18 10 2 6 48 28 20 22
4 Hearts 18 8 4 6 54 33 21 20
5 Third Lanark 18 8 2 8 37 38 -1 18
= St Mirren 18 8 2 8 30 36 -6 18
7 Dundee 18 5 3 10 29 36 -7 13
= Partick Thistle 18 6 1 11 34 64 -30 13
= St Bernard's 18 4 1 13 35 67 -32 13
10 Clyde 18 1 3 14 20 84 -64 5
Division Champions

Scottish League Division Two[edit]

P Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Kilmarnock 18 14 1 3 64 29 35 29
2 Port Glasgow Athletic 18 12 1 5 66 35 31 25
3 Morton 18 9 4 5 47 38 9 22
4 Leith Athletic 18 9 2 7 39 38 1 20
5 Linthouse 18 6 4 8 37 39 -2 16
= Ayr 18 7 2 9 36 42 -6 16
= Abercorn 18 6 4 8 33 41 -8 16
8 Airdrieonians 18 6 2 10 44 56 -12 14
9 Hamilton Academical[1] 18 5 2 11 28 51 -23 12
10 Motherwell 18 3 4 11 31 56 -25 10
Division Champions/not promoted
New club in the league

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Renton was unable to meet their financial guarantees four games into the season and tendered their resignation. This was accepted, with Hamilton Academical taking on Renton's remaining fixtures.