1958–59 Isthmian League

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The 1958–59 season was the 44th in the history of the Isthmian League, an English football competition.

Wimbledon were champions, winning their fifth Isthmian League title. At the end of the season Romford were transferred to the Southern Football League.

League table[edit]

Isthmian League
Season 1958–59
Champions Wimbledon
Matches played 240
Goals scored 1,009 (4.2 per match)
Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GAvg
Pts
Qualification or relegation
1 Wimbledon 30 22 3 5 91 38 2.395 47
2 Dulwich Hamlet 30 18 5 7 68 44 1.545 41
3 Wycombe Wanderers 30 18 4 8 93 50 1.86 40
4 Oxford City 30 17 4 9 87 58 1.5 38
5 Walthamstow Avenue 30 16 5 9 59 40 1.475 37
6 Tooting & Mitcham United 30 15 4 11 84 55 1.527 34
7 Barking 30 14 2 14 59 53 1.113 30
8 Woking 30 12 6 12 66 66 1 30
9 Bromley 30 11 7 12 56 55 1.018 29
10 Clapton 30 10 6 14 55 67 0.821 26
11 Ilford 30 10 6 14 46 67 0.687 26
12 Kingstonian 30 9 4 17 54 72 0.75 22
13 St Albans City 30 8 6 16 53 89 0.596 22
14 Leytonstone 30 7 6 17 40 87 0.46 20
15 Romford 30 7 5 18 54 76 0.711 19 Transferred to the SFL Division One
16 Corinthian-Casuals 30 7 5 18 44 92 0.478 19

Sources: FCHD,[1] RSSSF[2]
1) The system of using goal average to separate two teams tied on points was used up until the 1976–77 season.
2) The points system: 2 points for a win, 1 point for a draw and 0 points for losing.
3) Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal average.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1958–59 Isthmian League". Football Club History Database. Retrieved 2016-12-23. 
  2. ^ "England - Isthmian League". The Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation. Retrieved 2016-12-23.