1954–55 League of Ireland

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League of Ireland
Season 1954–55
Champions St Patrick's Athletic (2nd Title)
Top goalscorer Jimmy Gauld - Waterford 30 goals

Statistics of League of Ireland in the 1954/1955 season.

Overview[edit]

It was contested by 12 teams, and St Patrick's Athletic F.C. won the championship for the second time.

Final classification[edit]

Pos Club P W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 St Patrick's Athletic 22 17 2 3 62 31 +31 36
2 Waterford 22 16 1 5 70 43 +27 33
3 Shamrock Rovers 22 12 4 6 63 37 +26 28
4 Shelbourne 22 13 2 7 62 41 +21 28
5 Cork Athletic 22 10 5 7 53 51 +2 25
6 Drumcondra 22 9 5 8 38 30 +8 23
7 Bohemians 22 9 1 12 41 55 -14 19
8 Limerick 22 8 1 13 32 50 -18 17
9 Sligo Rovers 22 6 3 13 34 49 -15 15
10 Transport 22 5 4 13 22 51 -29 14
11 Evergreen United 22 4 5 13 34 46 -12 13
12 Dundalk 22 5 3 14 39 66 -27 13

Top scorers[edit]

Rank Player Club Goals
1 Jimmy Gauld Waterford 30
2 Shay Gibbons St Patrick's Athletic 28
3 Rory Dwyer Shelbourne 19
4 Dermot Curtis Shelbourne 16
5 Paddy Ambrose Shamrock Rovers 14
5 Johnny Armstrong Sligo Rovers 14
7 Jack Fitzgerald Waterford 13
8 Joe Martin St Patrick's Athletic 12
8 Willie Moloney Cork Athletic 12
10 Tommy Collins Cork Athletic 11
10 Dessie Glynn Drumcondra 11

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