1981–82 Scottish First Division

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Scottish First Division
Season 1981–82
Champions Motherwell
Promoted Motherwell
Kilmarnock
Relegated East Stirlingshire
Queen of the South F.C.
Top goalscorer Blair Millar (20)[1]
80-81
82-83

The Scottish First Division season 1981-82 was won by Motherwell by ten points over nearest rival Kilmarnock.

League table[edit]

P Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Promotion or relegation
1 Motherwell 39 26 9 4 92 36 56 61 Promotion to the 1982–83 Premier Division
2 Kilmarnock 39 17 17 5 60 29 31 51
3 Heart of Midlothian 39 21 8 10 65 37 28 50
4 Clydebank 39 19 8 12 61 53 8 46
5 St Johnstone 39 17 8 14 69 60 9 42
6 Ayr United 39 15 12 12 56 50 6 42
7 Hamilton Academical 39 16 8 15 52 49 3 40
8 Queen's Park 39 13 10 16 41 41 0 36
9 Falkirk 39 11 14 14 49 52 −3 36
10 Dunfermline Athletic 39 11 14 14 46 56 −10 36
11 Dumbarton 39 13 9 17 49 61 −12 35
12 Raith Rovers 39 11 7 21 31 59 −28 29
13 East Stirlingshire 39 7 10 22 38 77 −39 24 Relegation to the 1982–83 Second Division
14 Queen of the South 39 4 10 25 44 93 −49 18

Promotion[edit]

Motherwell and Kilmarnock finished 1st and second respectively and were promoted to the 1982–83 Scottish Premier Division.

Relegation[edit]

East Stirlingshire and Queen of the South F.C. finished 13th and 14th respectively and were relegated to the 1982–83 Scottish Second Division.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Scottish Football League - Top goalscorers per division". Scottish-football-historical-archive.com. Retrieved 2012-04-23.