1937–38 League of Ireland

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League of Ireland
Season 1937–38
Champions Shamrock Rovers (5th Title)
Top goalscorer Willie Byrne, (St James's Gate) 25

The 1937–38 League of Ireland was the seventeenth season of the League of Ireland.

Overview[edit]

It was contested by 12 teams, and Shamrock Rovers won the championship.

Final classification[edit]

Pos Club P W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Shamrock Rovers 22 14 4 4 71 47 +24 32
2 Waterford 22 13 5 4 76 40 +36 31
3 Dundalk 22 13 4 5 53 29 +24 30
4 Brideville 22 12 5 5 51 35 +16 29
5 St James's Gate 22 13 1 8 65 40 +25 27
6 Sligo Rovers 22 7 5 10 55 61 -6 19
7 Shelbourne 22 6 6 10 36 47 -11 18
8 Bray Unknowns 22 8 2 12 37 56 -19 18
9 Bohemians 22 7 3 12 55 60 -5 17
10 Limerick 22 6 5 11 34 43 -9 17
11 Cork 22 6 1 15 38 78 -40 13
12 Drumcondra 22 5 3 14 32 67 -34 13

Cork were replaced by Cork City before season finished.

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