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1983–84 Scottish Premier Division

The 1983–84 Scottish Premier Division season was won by Aberdeen, seven points ahead of Celtic. St Johnstone and Motherwell were relegated.

Scottish Premier Division
Season1983–84
ChampionsAberdeen
RelegatedSt Johnstone
Motherwell
European CupAberdeen
UEFA CupDundee United
Rangers
Heart of Midlothian
Cup Winners' CupCeltic
Matches played180
Goals scored533 (2.96 per match)
Top goalscorerBrian McClair (23)
Biggest home winDundee United 7–0 St Johnstone
Biggest away winSt Johnstone 0–5 Aberdeen

TableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Aberdeen (C) 36 25 7 4 78 21 +57 57 1984–85 European Cup First round
2 Celtic 36 21 8 7 80 41 +39 50 1984–85 European Cup Winners' Cup First round
3 Dundee United 36 18 11 7 67 39 +28 47 1984–85 UEFA Cup First round
4 Rangers 36 15 12 9 53 41 +12 42
5 Heart of Midlothian 36 10 16 10 38 47 −9 36
6 St Mirren 36 9 14 13 55 59 −4 32
7 Hibernian 36 12 7 17 45 55 −10 31
8 Dundee 36 11 5 20 50 74 −24 27
9 St Johnstone (R) 36 10 3 23 36 81 −45 23 Relegation to First Division
10 Motherwell (R) 36 4 7 25 31 75 −44 15
Source: Statto
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated.

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