2009–10 Ross County F.C. season

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Ross County
2009–10 season
Chairman David Siegel[1]
Manager Derek Adams
Stadium Victoria Park
First Division Fifth place
Challenge Cup Semi-final, lost to Inverness Caledonian Thistle
League Cup Third round, lost to Dundee United
Scottish Cup Final, lost to Dundee United
Top goalscorer League:
Richard Brittain (9)

All:
Michael Gardyne (13)
Highest home attendance 5,928 vs. Inverness Caledonian Thistle, 20 March 2010[2]
Lowest home attendance 1,752 vs. Greenock Morton, 8 December 2009[2]
Average home league attendance 2,465[3]

The 2009–10 season was Ross County's second consecutive season in the Scottish First Division, having been promoted as champions of the Scottish Second Division at the end of 2007–08 season.[4] They also competed in the Challenge Cup, League Cup, and Scottish Cup.

Summary[edit]

Ross County finished fifth in the First Division.[5] They did, however, reach the semi-finals of the Challenge Cup,[6] and the third round of the League Cup.[7] They also managed to gain entrance into the final round of the Scottish Cup,[8] but lost to Dundee United.[9]

Results and fixtures[edit]

[10][11][12][13]  Win   Draw   Loss

Scottish First Division[edit]

Scottish Challenge Cup[edit]

Scottish League Cup[edit]

Scottish Cup[edit]

Player statistics[edit]

Squad[edit]

No. Pos Nat Player Total First Division[14] Challenge Cup[15] League Cup[16] Scottish Cup[17]
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
GK Northern Ireland Michael McGovern 49 0 35+0 0 4+0 0 3+0 0 7+0 0
GK Scotland Joe Malin 1 0 1+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
DF Scotland Scott Boyd 40 5 29+2 4 2+0 0 0+0 0 7+0 1
DF Scotland Graham Girvan 6 0 3+1 0 1+0 0 1+0 0 0+0 0
DF Scotland Alex Keddie 43 1 30+0 0 3+0 0 3+0 0 7+0 1
DF Scotland Gary Miller 43 1 31+1 0 2+0 0 2+0 0 7+0 1
DF Scotland Scott Morrison 49 4 35+0 1 4+0 0 3+0 1 7+0 2
DF Scotland Robbie Stephen 1 0 1+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
DF Scotland Steven Watt 28 1 16+3 1 4+0 0 3+0 0 0+2 0
MF Scotland Richard Brittain 48 11 34+0 9 4+0 0 3+0 1 7+0 1
MF Scotland Ross Grant 1 0 0+1 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
MF Scotland Stuart Kettlewell 39 1 22+9 0 3+0 0 1+0 0 1+3 1
MF Scotland Paul Lawson 42 6 25+3 4 3+1 1 3+0 0 5+2 1
MF Scotland Daniel Moore 7 0 0+3 0 2+1 0 0+1 0 0+0 0
MF Scotland Martin Scott 43 3 20+10 2 1+2 0 1+2 0 6+1 1
MF England Grant Smith 4 0 1+3 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
MF Scotland Iain Vigurs 48 3 25+10 3 4+0 0 3+0 0 5+1 0
FW Scotland Andrew Barrowman 19 5 12+2 5 0+0 0 0+0 0 4+1 0
FW England Steven Craig 33 11 12+12 5 0+2 1 2+0 1 3+2 4
FW Scotland Paul di Giacomo 39 7 20+11 3 3+0 1 1+1 1 2+1 2
FW Scotland Michael Gardyne 48 13 30+4 5 2+2 3 3+0 2 7+0 3
FW Scotland John Stewart 6 1 0+2 0 0+2 0 0+2 1 0+0 0
FW Scotland Gary Wood 42 10 14+16 4 2+2 1 1+2 0 2+3 5

Team statistics[edit]

League Table[edit]

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Qualification or relegation
1 Inverness Caledonian Thistle (C) (P) 36 21 10 5 72 32 +40 73 Scottish Premier League
2 Dundee 36 16 13 7 48 34 +14 61
3 Dunfermline Athletic 36 17 7 12 54 44 +10 58
4 Queen of the South 36 15 11 10 53 40 +13 56
5 Ross County 36 15 11 10 46 44 +2 56
6 Partick Thistle 36 14 6 16 43 40 +3 48
7 Raith Rovers 36 11 9 16 36 47 −11 42
8 Greenock Morton 36 11 4 21 40 65 −25 37
9 Airdrie United (R) 36 8 9 19 41 56 −15 33 First Division Play-offs
10 Ayr United (R) 36 7 10 19 29 60 −31 31 Second Division

Updated to games played on 26 July 2012.
Source: [18]
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored
First Division Play-offs:The 9th place team will be entered into a play-off with the 2nd,3rd and 4th places of the Second Division. The winner gete a place in the 2010-11 First Division
(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.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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  2. ^ a b "First Division 2009/2010". Soccerway. Retrieved 26 July 2012. 
  3. ^ Rollin, Glenda; Rollin, Jack (2010). Sky Sports Football Yearbook 2010-11. Headline. p. 761. ISBN 0755361067. 
  4. ^ "Scottish Football League & Scottish Premier League". Scottish Football Historical Archive. Retrieved 26 July 2012. 
  5. ^ "2009/10 Scottish Division One Table / Table". ESPN Soccernet. ESPN. Retrieved 27 July 2012. 
  6. ^ "Inverness Caledonian Thistle 1–0 Ross County". scottishfootballleague.com. Scottish Football League. 4 October 2009. Retrieved 27 July 2012. 
  7. ^ "Ross County 0 - 2 Dundee United". scottishfootballleague.com. Scottish Football League. 22 September 2009. Retrieved 27 July 2012. 
  8. ^ "Ross County F.C. v Dundee United F.C.". scottishfa.co.uk. Scottish Football Association. 15 May 2012. Retrieved 27 July 2012. 
  9. ^ "Dundee Utd 3 - 0 Ross County". BBC Sport. BBC. 15 May 2012. Retrieved 27 July 2012. 
  10. ^ "Ross County's results from season 2009/2010". County Mad. Retrieved 26 July 2012. 
  11. ^ "First Division Results 2009/2010". Scottish Football League. 16 May 2010. Retrieved 26 July 2012. 
  12. ^ "Challenge Cup 2009/10". Scottish Football League. 22 November 2009. Retrieved 26 July 2012. 
  13. ^ "Scottish Communities League Cup Results 2009/2010". Scottish Football League. 21 March 2010. Retrieved 26 July 2012. 
  14. ^ Rollin, Glenda; Rollin, Jack (2010). Sky Sports Football Yearbook 2010-11. Headline. p. 741. ISBN 0755361067. 
  15. ^ Rollin, Glenda; Rollin, Jack (2010). Sky Sports Football Yearbook 2010-11. Headline. pp. 762–763. ISBN 0755361067. 
  16. ^ Rollin, Glenda; Rollin, Jack (2010). Sky Sports Football Yearbook 2010-11. Headline. pp. 759–761. ISBN 0755361067. 
  17. ^ Rollin, Glenda; Rollin, Jack (2010). Sky Sports Football Yearbook 2010-11. Headline. pp. 766–769. ISBN 0755361067. 
  18. ^ "Scottish Football League Championship Season 2009/10". Scottish Football League. Retrieved 26 July 2012.