1940–41 League of Ireland

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League of Ireland
Season 1940–41
Champions Cork United (1st Title)

Statistics of League of Ireland in the 1940/1941 season.

Overview[edit]

It was contested by 11 teams, and Cork United where awarded the title after Waterford refused to contest a Championship playoff at The Mardyke on 11 May 1941.

Final classification[edit]

Pos Club P W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Cork United F.C. 20 13 4 3 50 23 +27 30
2 Waterford F.C.* 20 14 2 4 62 31 +31 30
3 Bohemian F.C. 20 9 5 6 52 44 +8 23
4 Shamrock Rovers F.C. 20 9 3 8 48 43 +5 21
5 St James's Gate F.C. 20 9 3 8 44 41 +3 21
6 Drumcondra F.C. 20 8 4 8 44 50 -6 20
7 Dundalk F.C. 20 9 1 10 43 42 +1 19
8 Brideville FC 20 7 2 11 39 57 -18 16
9 Limerick F.C. 20 6 4 10 27 44 -17 16
10 Shelbourne F.C. 20 3 9 8 23 31 -8 15
11 Bray Unknowns F.C. 20 3 3 14 29 55 -26 9

'*'Waterford resigned from the league as a result of the decision regarding the Championship playoff.

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