1995–96 Scottish First Division

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Scottish First Division
Season 1995–96
Champions Dunfermline Athletic
Promoted Dunfermline Athletic, Dundee United
Relegated Dumbarton
Goals scored 507
Average goals/game 2.82
Top goalscorer George O'Boyle (21)[1]
Biggest home win Dundee United 8–0 Dumbarton, 02.12.1995
Biggest away win Dumbarton 1–5 Dundee, 23.09.1995

The 1995–96 Scottish First Division season began on 12 August 1995.

Overview[edit]

The 1995–96 Scottish First Division season ended in success for Dunfermline Athletic who won the title by four points from nearest rivals Dundee United.

Promotion and relegation from 1994–95[edit]

Promoted from First Division to Premier Division

Relegated from Premier Division to First Division

Table[edit]

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Promotion or relegation
1 Dunfermline Athletic (C) (P) 36 21 8 7 73 41 +32 71 Premier Division
2 Dundee United (P) 36 19 10 7 73 37 +36 67 Premier Division playoff
3 Greenock Morton 36 20 7 9 57 39 +18 67
4 St Johnstone 36 19 8 9 60 36 +24 65
5 Dundee 36 15 12 9 53 40 +13 57
6 St Mirren 36 13 8 15 46 51 −5 47
7 Clydebank 36 10 10 16 39 58 −19 40
8 Airdrieonians 36 9 11 16 43 54 −11 38
9 Hamilton Academical (R) 36 10 6 20 40 57 −17 36 Second Division
10 Dumbarton (R) 36 3 2 31 23 94 −71 11

Source: RSSSF
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored
(C) = Champion; (R) = Relegated; (P) = Promoted; (E) = Eliminated; (O) = Play-off winner; (A) = Advances to a further round.
Only applicable when the season is not finished:
(Q) = Qualified to the phase of tournament indicated; (TQ) = Qualified to tournament, but not yet to the particular phase indicated; (RQ) = Qualified to the relegation tournament indicated; (DQ) = Disqualified from tournament.

References[edit]

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

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