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1969–70 League of Ireland

Statistics of League of Ireland in the 1969/1970 season.

League of Ireland
Season 1969–70
Champions Waterford (4th title)
Top goalscorer Brendan Bradley, Finn Harps 18 Goals

Contents

OverviewEdit

It was contested by 14 teams, and Waterford won the championship.

Final classificationEdit

Pos Club P W D L GF GA GD Pts Notes
1 Waterford 26 16 6 4 55 33 +22 38 1970–71 European Cup
2 Shamrock Rovers 26 14 8 4 55 29 +16 36
3 Cork Hibernians 26 13 9 4 35 20 +15 35
4 Limerick 26 12 6 8 35 24 +11 30
5 Dundalk 26 12 6 8 42 37 +5 30
6 Shelbourne 26 10 7 9 38 22 +16 27
7 Finn Harps 26 10 6 10 48 51 -3 26
8 Sligo Rovers 26 11 4 11 37 41 -4 26
9 Cork Celtic 26 6 6 12 34 38 -4 22
10 Athlone Town 26 9 4 13 40 49 -9 22
11 Bohemians 26 8 4 14 39 45 -6 20
12 Drogheda United 26 5 9 12 26 37 -11 19
13 St Patrick's Athletic 26 8 1 17 35 54 -19 17
14 Drumcondra 26 5 6 15 35 64 -29 16


Top scorersEdit

Rank Player Club Goals
1 Brendan Bradley Finn Harps 18
2 Dave Wigginton Cork Hibernians 17
3 Eric Barber Shamrock Rovers 15
3 Johnny Matthews Waterford 15
5 Alfie Hale Waterford 12
5 Jimmy O'Connor Shelbourne 12
7 Billy Duffy Athlone Town 11
7 Mick Lawlor Shamrock Rovers 11
7 Mick Leech Shamrock Rovers 11
7 John N. O'Neill Waterford 11
7 Paddy Turner Dundalk 11

ReferencesEdit