1916–17 Scottish Football League

Statistics of the Scottish Football League in season 1916–17. The competition was won by Celtic by ten points over nearest rival Morton.

Scottish Football League
Season1916–17
ChampionsCeltic
RelegatedN/A[a]

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Celtic 38 27 10 1 79 17 +62 64
2 Morton 38 24 6 8 72 39 +33 54
3 Rangers 38 24 5 9 68 32 +36 53
4 Airdrieonians 38 21 8 9 71 38 +33 50
5 Third Lanark 38 19 11 8 53 37 +16 49
6 Kilmarnock 38 18 7 13 69 46 +23 43
7 St Mirren 38 15 10 13 49 43 +6 40
8 Motherwell 38 16 6 16 57 59 −2 38
9 Dumbarton 38 12 11 15 56 73 −17 35
9 Partick Thistle 38 14 7 17 44 43 +1 35
9 Hamilton Academical 38 13 9 16 54 73 −19 35
12 Clyde 38 10 14 14 41 53 −12 34
12 Falkirk 38 12 10 16 58 57 +1 34
14 Heart of Midlothian 38 14 4 20 44 59 −15 32
15 Ayr United 38 12 7 19 47 59 −12 31
16 Dundee 38 13 4 21 58 71 −13 30
16 Hibernian 38 10 10 18 57 72 −15 30
18 Queen's Park 38 11 7 20 56 81 −25 29
19 Raith Rovers 38 8 7 23 42 91 −49 23
20 Aberdeen 38 7 7 24 36 68 −32 21
Source: "1916-1917 SFL - SPFL Archive". SPFL. Retrieved 2021-05-01.
Notes
  1. ^ Aberdeen, Dundee and Raith Rovers were not relegated but withdrew from the league due to travelling difficulties. Clydebank were elected to maintain an even number of teams.

ResultsEdit

Home \ Away ABE AIR AYR CEL CLY DUM DND FAL HAM HOM HIB KIL MOR MOT PAR QPA RAI RAN STM THI
Aberdeen 1–2 1–0 0–0 0–1 2–4 5–1 0–1 0–1 2–0 2–1 1–1 1–1 0–1 2–0 2–4 1–2 3–1 1–1 0–1
Airdrieonians 3–1 1–0 1–2 3–0 2–1 2–3 1–0 2–2 3–2 3–1 3–2 2–1 3–1 3–1 3–0 2–0 2–0 7–0 1–0
Ayr United 1–0 1–1 0–1 1–1 3–1 1–2 2–2 1–1 2–0 2–1 0–2 0–3 1–2 0–0 1–1 2–1 1–3 2–1 0–1
Celtic 1–0 3–1 5–0 0–0 1–1 2–0 2–0 6–1 1–0 3–1 0–2 0–0 1–0 0–0 3–2 5–0 0–0 3–0 2–0
Clyde 2–0 1–1 1–4 0–5 2–2 2–0 1–1 1–1 0–1 1–2 1–1 1–0 0–1 2–1 1–1 2–0 0–1 2–1 1–1
Dumbarton 1–1 1–1 3–1 1–3 5–1 4–3 1–1 0–0 4–1 2–1 1–1 1–4 3–1 2–1 0–2 2–2 0–3 2–1 2–3
Dundee 1–1 2–2 2–1 1–2 0–1 4–1 1–2 3–1 2–3 3–1 0–2 3–1 0–2 5–1 2–1 6–2 2–1 0–2 0–1
Falkirk 4–2 0–0 1–2 1–1 3–3 2–3 2–0 4–0 2–1 0–1 2–0 2–1 3–1 0–1 1–2 1–1 0–2 0–2 1–1
Hamilton Academical 4–1 1–0 2–1 0–4 2–1 3–1 2–4 1–1 1–0 4–1 3–0 0–1 2–4 0–1 2–0 3–1 3–1 1–1 1–1
Heart of Midlothian 2–0 1–4 1–2 0–1 0–3 0–1 1–0 1–6 3–1 2–1 0–0 4–1 1–3 1–0 2–0 2–1 1–3 1–2 2–1
Hibernian 3–3 1–1 1–4 0–1 1–1 3–1 1–2 1–2 4–3 0–2 2–1 2–4 2–3 1–0 5–1 3–3 0–0 2–1 1–1
Kilmarnock 7–0 1–3 1–2 2–2 2–0 0–0 3–0 4–1 4–0 3–0 1–3 3–2 3–0 0–1 4–2 3–0 4–1 1–4 2–1
Morton 2–0 2–1 2–0 0–1 3–1 3–1 1–0 2–0 3–0 3–2 1–1 2–1 2–1 3–2 4–2 7–0 1–0 0–3 3–0
Motherwell 1–2 1–0 2–1 0–4 3–3 3–0 4–2 1–0 2–2 2–0 1–1 0–1 0–2 2–3 4–1 2–2 2–1 2–1 0–2
Partick Thistle 4–0 0–0 3–0 0–2 1–0 6–0 3–0 1–0 5–0 0–0 0–3 1–1 0–0 1–1 0–2 2–0 0–1 0–1 1–0
Queen's Park 2–1 0–5 3–2 1–3 2–2 1–0 2–2 1–1 4–2 1–1 4–1 0–1 3–4 0–0 2–1 3–1 1–4 1–2 3–4
Raith Rovers 3–0 0–2 1–3 1–4 1–1 0–3 3–2 0–6 0–1 1–4 2–1 0–4 1–2 2–1 3–1 2–0 1–4 1–1 0–1
Rangers 1–0 3–0 1–0 0–0 1–0 6–0 3–0 3–1 2–0 1–0 5–1 3–0 0–1 2–1 3–0 1–0 4–3 1–0 0–2
St Mirren 1–0 1–0 0–0 1–5 0–1 0–0 2–0 5–0 2–2 0–1 1–1 2–1 0–0 3–1 1–2 3–0 0–0 1–1 2–0
Third Lanark 2–0 1–0 4–3 0–0 1–0 1–1 0–0 5–4 3–1 1–1 1–1 3–0 0–0 2–1 2–0 4–1 0–1 1–1 1–0
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Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

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