1991–92 League of Ireland Premier Division

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League of Ireland Premier Division
Season 1991–92
Champions Shelbourne F.C.
Relegated Athlone Town
Galway United
European Cup Shelbourne F.C.
UEFA Cup Derry City
UEFA Cup Winners' Cup Bohemian F.C.
Top goalscorer John Caulfield: 16
(Cork City)[1][2]

The 1991–92 League of Ireland Premier Division was the seventh season of the League of Ireland Premier Division. The Premier Division was made up of 12 teams.

Overview[edit]

The Premier Division was contested by 12 teams and Shelbourne F.C. won the championship. [2][3]

Final Table[edit]

Pos Club Pts W D L GF GA GD
1 Shelbourne F.C. 49 21 7 5 57 29 +28 Qualified for 1992–93 European Cup
2 Derry City F.C. 44 17 10 6 49 21 +28 Qualified for 1992–93 UEFA Cup
3 Cork City F.C. 43 16 11 6 47 30 +17
4 Dundalk F.C. 40 14 12 7 44 31 +13
5 Bohemian F.C. [note 1] 37 14 9 10 45 34 +11 Qualified for 1992–93 European Cup Winners' Cup
6 Shamrock Rovers F.C. 33 9 15 9 33 30 +3
7 St Patrick's Athletic F.C. 29 9 11 13 38 46 -8
8 Bray Wanderers A.F.C. 26 8 10 15 17 37 -20
9 Sligo Rovers F.C. 25 7 11 15 33 42 -9
10 Drogheda United F.C. [note 2] 24 6 13 14 23 46 -23
11 Athlone Town A.F.C. 23 6 11 16 31 50 -19 Relegated to First Division
12 Galway United F.C. 22 7 8 18 37 58 -21 Relegated to First Division

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Bohemian F.C. qualified for the 1991–92 European Cup Winners' Cup after winning the 1991–92 FAI Cup final.
  2. ^ Drogheda United F.C. were docked 1 point for a player registration irregularity.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ireland - List of Topscorers". www.rsssf.com. Retrieved 6 July 2016. 
  2. ^ a b 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.