1982–83 League of Ireland

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Statistics of League of Ireland in the 1982–83 season.

Overview[edit]

It was contested by 14 teams, and Athlone Town A.F.C. won the championship.

Final classification[edit]

Pos Club Pts W D L GF GA GD
1 Athlone Town A.F.C. 65 20 5 1 61 24 +37
2 Drogheda United F.C. 49 14 7 5 43 18 +25
3 Dundalk F.C. 48 14 6 6 32 17 +15
4 Bohemian F.C. 46 13 7 6 42 26 +16
5 Shelbourne F.C. 44 13 5 8 50 45 +5
6 Shamrock Rovers F.C. 38 10 8 8 39 25 +14
7 St Patrick's Athletic F.C. 37 10 7 9 38 38 0
8 Limerick United F.C.* 35 10 5 11 43 35 +8
9 Finn Harps F.C. 35 9 8 9 36 33 +3
10 Waterford United F.C. 32 8 8 10 31 44 -13
11 Galway United F.C. 26 6 8 12 33 44 -11
12 Sligo Rovers F.C. 21 4 9 13 27 48 -21
13 University College Dublin A.F.C. 16 4 4 18 29 63 -34
14 Home Farm F.C. 9 2 3 21 24 68 -44

'*'Limerick United F.C. resigned from the league and were replaced by Limerick City F.C. for next season.


Top scorers[edit]

Rank Player Club Goals
1 Noel Larkin Athlone Town 18
2 Brendan Bradley Finn Harps 17
2 Kieran McCabe Shamrock Rovers 17
4 Kevin Cassidy Galway United 13
4 Eugene Davis St Patrick's Athletic 13
6 Brian Duff Galway United 12
7 Liam Buckley Shamrock Rovers 11
7 Tony Morris Limerick United 11
7 Michael O'Connor Athlone Town 11
10 Mick Fairclough Dundalk 10
10 Jackie Jameson Bohemians 10
10 Jim Mahon St Patrick's Athletic 10
10 Joey Salmon Athlone Town 10


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