1900–01 in Scottish football

The 1900–01 season was the 28th season of competitive football in Scotland and the 11th season of the Scottish Football League.

1900–01 in Scottish football
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Division One champions
Rangers
Division Two champions
St Bernard's
Scottish Cup winners
Heart of Midlothian
Junior Cup winners
Burnbank Athletic
Scotland national team
1901 BHC

Scottish League Division OneEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Rangers (C) 20 17 1 2 60 25 +35 35
2 Celtic 20 13 3 4 49 28 +21 29
3 Hibernian 20 9 7 4 29 22 +7 25
4 Morton 20 9 3 8 40 40 0 21
5 Kilmarnock 20 7 4 9 35 47 −12 18
5 Third Lanark 20 6 6 8 20 29 −9 18
7 Dundee 20 6 5 9 36 35 +1 17
7 Queen's Park 20 7 3 10 33 37 −4 17
9 St Mirren 20 5 6 9 33 43 −10 16
10 Heart of Midlothian 20 5 4 11 22 30 −8 14
11 Partick Thistle (R) 20 4 2 14 28 49 −21 10 Relegated to the 1901–02 Scottish Division Two
Source: statto.com
Rules for classification: Teams finish equal if level on points. Points system: 2 points for a win, 1 point for a draw, 0 points for a loss
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated.

Champions: Rangers

Scottish League Division TwoEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 St Bernard's (C) 18 11 4 3 42 26 +16 26
2 Airdrieonians 18 11 1 6 43 32 +11 23
3 Abercorn 18 9 3 6 37 33 +4 21
4 Clyde 18 9 2 7 43 35 +8 20
4 Port Glasgow Athletic 18 10 0 8 45 43 +2 20
6 Ayr 18 9 0 9 32 34 −2 18
7 East Stirlingshire 18 7 3 8 34 39 −5 17
8 Hamilton Academical 18 4 4 10 41 49 −8 12
8 Leith Athletic 18 5 2 11 22 32 −10 12
10 Motherwell 18 4 3 11 26 42 −16 11
Source: statto.com
Rules for classification: Teams finish equal if level on points. Points system: 2 points for a win, 1 point for a draw, 0 points for a loss
(C) Champion.

Scottish CupEdit

Heart of Midlothian were winners of the Scottish Cup after a 4–3 win over Division One runners-up Celtic.

Other HonoursEdit

Scottish Qualifying CupEdit

Winner Score Runner-up
Stenhousemuir 3 – 0 East Stirlingshire

County CupsEdit

Competition Winner Score Runner-up
Aberdeenshire Cup Orion 2 – 1 Victoria Un
Ayrshire Cup Ayr 2 – 1[1] Stevenston Th
Dumbartonshire Cup Vale of Leven 2 – 1 Dumbarton
East of Scotland Shield Leith Ath 3 – 2 Hearts
Fife Cup Hearts of Beith Raith Rovers
Forfarshire Cup Dundee 1 – 0 Dundee Wanderers
Glasgow Cup Rangers 3 – 1 Partick Th
Lanarkshire Cup Motherwell 3 – 1 Hamilton
Linlithgowshire Cup Bo'ness 3 – 0 Bathgate
Perthshire Cup Dunblane 4 – 2 Auchterarder Th
Renfrewshire Cup Morton 4 – 2[2] St Mirren
Southern Counties Cup Dumfries 4 – 3 6th GRV
Stirlingshire Cup East Stirlingshire 3 – 2 Camelon

Highland LeagueEdit

Top Three
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Clachnacuddin 10 6 2 2 22 7 +15 14
2 Inverness Caledonian 10 5 2 3 33 16 +17 12
3 Inverness Citadel 9 3 4 2 26 15 +11 10

Junior CupEdit

Burnbank Athletic were winners of the Junior Cup after a 2–0 win over Maryhill.

Scotland national teamEdit

Date Venue Opponents Score[3] Competition Scotland scorer(s)
23 February 1901 Celtic Park, Glasgow (H)   Ireland 11–0 BHC Robert Hamilton (4), Sandy McMahon (4), John Campbell (2), David Russell
2 March 1901 Racecourse Ground, Wrexham (A)   Wales 1–1 BHC John Robertson
30 March 1901 Crystal Palace, London (A)   England 2–2 BHC John Campbell, Robert Hamilton

Key:

  • (H) = Home match
  • (A) = Away match
  • BHC = British Home Championship

See alsoEdit

Notes and referencesEdit

  1. ^ replay
  2. ^ aggregate over two legs
  3. ^ Scotland's score is shown first.

External linksEdit