2017–18 Raith Rovers F.C. season

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Raith Rovers
2017–18 season
Chairman Alan Young
Manager Barry Smith
Stadium Stark's Park
League 1 2nd
Challenge Cup Quarter-Finals (lost to Dumbarton)
League Cup Group Stage (did not qualify)
Scottish Cup 3rd Round (lost to Peterhead)
Highest home attendance Attendance: 4,496(v Alloa Athletic, 28th April 2018)
Lowest home attendance 971 (v Brora Rangers, 15 August 2017)
Average home league attendance 1,886
Home colours
Away colours

The 2017–18 season will be Raith Rovers' first season in the third tier of Scottish football since being relegated from the Scottish Championship via the play-offs at the end of the 2016–17 season.[1] Raith Rovers will also compete in the Challenge Cup, League Cup and the Scottish Cup.

Summary[edit]

Management[edit]

Raith will be led by manager Barry Smith for the 2017–18 season for his 1st season at the club.[2]

Results & fixtures[edit]

  Win   Draw   Loss   Postponed

Pre-Season[edit]

Scottish League One[edit]

Scottish Championship Play-Offs[edit]

Scottish Challenge Cup[edit]

Scottish League Cup[edit]

Table[edit]

Pos Team Pld W PW PL L GF GA GD Pts Qualification DUN DND RAI COW BUC
1 Dundee United (Q) 4 3 1 0 0 10 2 +8 11 Qualification for the Second Round 2–0 4–1
2 Dundee (X) 4 3 0 1 0 8 2 +6 10 Possible Second Round 1–1p 2–0
3 Raith Rovers 4 2 0 0 2 9 5 +4 6 1–2 2–0
4 Cowdenbeath 4 1 0 0 3 5 11 −6 3 0–3 4–2
5 Buckie Thistle 4 0 0 0 4 3 15 −12 0 0–3 1–6
Source: [3]
Rules for classification: 1) goal difference, 2) goals scored, 3) away goals scored, 4) matches won, 5) away matches won, 6) drawing of lots.[4]
(Q) Qualified to the phase indicated; (X) Advances to best runners-up.

Matches[edit]

Scottish Cup[edit]

Player statistics[edit]

Squad[edit]

[5]Last updated 5 May 2018
No. Pos Nat Player Total Championship Play-Offs League 1 Challenge Cup League Cup Scottish Cup
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
GK Scotland Kevin Cuthbert 0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
GK Australia Aaron Lennox 19 0 0+0 0 14+0 0 1+0 0 4+0 0 0+0 0
GK Australia Rory Brian 1 0 0+0 0 1+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
GK Scotland Graeme Smith 28 0 2+0 0 21+1 0 3+0 0 0+0 0 1+0 0
DF Scotland Kyle Benedictus 21 0 1+0 0 14+0 0 1+1 0 4+0 0 0+0 0
DF Scotland Iain Davidson 36 1 1+0 0 28+1 1 3+0 0 3+0 0 0+0 0
DF Scotland Euan Murray 46 4 2+0 1 35+0 3 4+0 0 4+0 0 1+0 0
DF Scotland Jason Thomson 47 7 2+0 0 36+0 7 4+0 0 4+0 0 1+0 0
DF Scotland Kevin McHattie 14 0 2+0 0 11+0 0 1+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
DF Scotland David McKay 22 0 0+0 0 13+4 0 1+1 0 1+1 0 1+0 0
DF Scotland Josh McDonald 0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
DF Scotland Euan Valentine 0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
DF Scotland Jamie Watson 7 0 0+0 0 4+0 0 2+0 0 0+0 0 1+0 0
MF Scotland Bobby Barr 39 7 1+1 0 26+6 5 3+0 2 1+1 0 0+0 0
MF Scotland Ross Callachan 9 1 0+0 0 4+0 0 1+0 1 4+0 0 0+0 0
MF Scotland Ross Matthews 45 1 1+0 0 26+9 0 4+0 0 2+2 1 1+0 0
MF Scotland Scott Robertson 39 1 2+0 0 28+2 1 1+1 0 4+0 0 1+0 0
MF Scotland Kyle Bell 0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
MF Scotland James Berry 9 0 0+0 0 0+4 0 3+1 0 0+1 0 0+0 0
MF Scotland Fionn McLeod Kay 0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
MF Scotland Ryan Stevenson 0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
MF Denmark Andreas Thorsen 0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
MF Canada Dario Zanatta 26 6 0+1 0 17+8 6 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
MF Scotland John Herron 23 3 1+0 0 14+5 3 2+0 0 0+0 0 1+0 0
MF Scotland Regan Hendry 12 0 2+0 0 7+3 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
MF France Willis Furtado 18 3 1+1 0 11+5 3 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
FW Scotland Liam Buchanan 41 14 1+0 0 30+3 10 1+1 1 4+0 3 1+0 0
FW Scotland Greig Spence 43 12 0+2 0 22+10 10 4+0 1 4+0 1 1+0 0
FW Scotland Lewis Vaughan 45 23 2+0 0 35+0 15 4+0 4 4+0 4 0+0 0
FW Scotland Jonny Court 21 1 1+0 0 0+14 1 0+3 0 0+2 0 1+0 0
FW Ghana Yaw Osei 13 1 0+0 0 0+5 0 1+2 1 1+3 0 0+1 0
FW Scotland Kieran Dall 0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
FW Scotland Jack Smith 1 0 0+0 0 0+1 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
  • Squad numbers are not compulsory in Scottish League One.

Disciplinary record[edit]

Includes all competitive matches.

Last updated May 2018
Nation Position Name Championship Play-Offs League 1 Challenge Cup League Cup Scottish Cup Total
Yellow card Red card Yellow card Red card Yellow card Red card Yellow card Red card Yellow card Red card
Scotland GK Kevin Cuthbert 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Australia GK Aaron Lennox 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Australia GK Rory Brian 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Scotland GK Graeme Smith 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Scotland DF Kyle Benedictus 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
Scotland DF Iain Davidson 0 12 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 13 2
Scotland DF Euan Murray 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0
Scotland DF Jason Thomson 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Scotland DF Kevin McHattie 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
Scotland DF David McKay 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Scotland DF Josh McDonald 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Scotland DF Euan Valentine 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Scotland DF Jamie Watson 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Scotland MF Bobby Barr 0 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 6 0
Scotland MF Ross Callachan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Scotland MF Ross Matthews 0 5 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 6 0
Scotland MF Scott Robertson 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 0
Scotland MF Kyle Bell 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Scotland MF James Berry 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Scotland MF Fionn McLeod Kay 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Scotland MF Ryan Stevenson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Denmark MF Andreas Thorsen 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Canada MF Dario Zanatta 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
Scotland MF John Herron 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
Scotland MF Regan Hendry 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
France MF Willis Furtado 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Scotland FW Liam Buchanan 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Scotland FW Greig Spence 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 3 1
Scotland FW Lewis Vaughan 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0
Scotland FW Jonny Court 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 4 0
Ghana FW Yaw Osei 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Scotland FW Kieran Dall 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Scotland FW Jack Smith 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Team statistics[edit]

League table[edit]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Promotion, qualification or relegation
1 Ayr United (C, P) 36 24 4 8 92 42 +50 76 Promotion to Championship
2 Raith Rovers 36 22 9 5 68 32 +36 75 Qualification to Championship play-offs
3 Alloa Athletic (O, P) 36 17 9 10 56 43 +13 60
4 Arbroath 36 17 8 11 70 51 +19 59
5 Stranraer 36 16 5 15 58 66 −8 53
Source: [6]
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Number of goals scored
(C) Champion; (O) Play-off winner; (P) Promoted.

Division summary[edit]

Round 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36
Ground A H H A H A H A H A A H A H H A H A H A H H A A H A H A A H A H A H A H
Result D W W W W W W L W P D W L W W D P W W W W D D W W D D P L P W W D W W D
Position 6 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 1 2
Last updated: 28 April 2018.
Source: [7]

Ground: A = Away; H = Home. Result: D = Draw; L = Loss; W = Win; P = Postponed.

Management statistics[edit]

Last updated on 5 May 2018
Name From To P W D L Win%[nb 1]
Barry Smith[8] 5 August 2017 Present 47 27 9 11 057.45


Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Win% is the percentage of matches won rounded to two decimal places.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Raith Rovers : History 1975 to date". Statto. Retrieved 24 May 2017. 
  2. ^ "Barry Smith Is Our New Manager". raithrovers.net. Raith Rovers F.C. 30 May 2017. Retrieved 30 May 2017. 
  3. ^ "Tables". SPFL. Retrieved 15 June 2017. 
  4. ^ "Format". SPFL. Retrieved 15 June 2017. 
  5. ^ "Raith Squad details". Soccerbase. Retrieved 24 May 2017. 
  6. ^ "Summary - League One". Soccerway. Retrieved 29 April 2018. 
  7. ^ "Raith Rovers". Statto. Retrieved 26 June 2017. 
  8. ^ "Barry Smith Managerial Stats". soccerbase.com. Soccerbase. Retrieved 5 August 2017.