2000–01 League of Ireland Premier Division

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League of Ireland Premier Division
Season 2000–01
Champions Bohemians
Relegated Finn Harps
Kilkenny City
UEFA Champions League Bohemians
UEFA Cup Shelbourne
Longford Town
UEFA Intertoto Cup Cork City
FAI Super Cup Bohemians
Shelbourne
Longford Town
Cork City
Top goalscorer Glen Crowe: 25
(Bohemians) [1][2]

The 2000–01 League of Ireland Premier Division was the 16th season of the League of Ireland Premier Division. The division was made up of 12 teams. Bohemians won the title.

Regular season[edit]

The season saw each team playing three rounds of games, playing every other team three times, totalling 33 games. [2][3]

Final Table[edit]

Pos Club Pts W D L GF GA GD
1 Bohemians 62 18 8 7 66 35 +31 UEFA Champions League/FAI Super Cup/LFA President's Cup
2 Shelbourne 60 17 9 7 53 37 +16 UEFA Cup/FAI Super Cup/LFA President's Cup
3 Cork City 56 15 11 7 36 29 +7 UEFA Intertoto Cup/FAI Super Cup
4 Bray Wanderers 55 15 10 8 52 35 +17
5 St Patrick's Athletic 53 14 11 8 54 41 +13
6 Derry City 45 12 9 12 31 28 +3
7 Shamrock Rovers 42 10 12 11 50 47 +3
8 Longford Town [note 1] 42 12 6 15 40 47 -7 UEFA Cup/FAI Super Cup
9 Galway United 40 10 10 13 34 47 -13
10 University College Dublin 37 9 10 14 36 44 -8 Won promotion/relegation play-off
11 Finn Harps 36 8 12 13 36 46 -10 Relegated to First Division
12 Kilkenny City 9 1 6 26 14 66 -52 Relegated to First Division

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Longford Town qualified for the 2001–02 UEFA Cup and the FAI Super Cup after reaching the 2001 FAI Cup Final.

Promotion/Relegation Play-off[edit]

UCD who finished in tenth place played off against Athlone Town, the third placed team from the 2000–01 League of Ireland First Division.

1st Leg[edit]

2nd Leg[edit]

UCD win 4-2 on penalties after extra time and retain their place in the Premier Division. [2][4]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ireland - List of Topscorers". www.rsssf.com. Retrieved 6 July 2016. 
  2. ^ a b c Graham, Alex. Football in the Republic of Ireland a Statisical Record 1921–2005. Soccer Books Limited. ISBN 1-86223-135-4. 
  3. ^ "(Republic of) Ireland League Tables". www.rsssf.com. Retrieved 6 July 2016. 
  4. ^ "(Republic of) Ireland League Tables - Second Level". www.rsssf.com. Retrieved 10 July 2016.