Common questions

When did the Scottish Premier League season start?


When did the Scottish Premier League season start?

The season began on 2 August 2013 and concluded on 11 May 2014. This was the first season of the competition being part of the newly formed Scottish Professional Football League after the merger of the Scottish Premier League and the Scottish Football League.

How many matches are there in the Scottish Premiership?

Matches 34–38. After 33 matches, the league splits into two sections of six teams each, with teams playing every other team in their section once (either at home or away). The exact matches are determined upon the league table at the time of the split.

Who was relegated from the Scottish Premier League in 2012?

Dundee were relegated from the 2012–13 Scottish Premier League. Partick Thistle, who won the 2012–13 Scottish First Division, were promoted. Note: Flags indicate national team as has been defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

Who are the top scorers in the Scottish Premiership?

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How many divisions are there in the Scottish Premier League?

For most of its history, the Scottish Football League had a two divisional structure (Divisions One and Two) between which clubs were promoted and relegated at the end of each season.

Who are the champions of Scotland in 2012-13?

^ Since the winners of 2012–13 Scottish Cup, Celtic, qualified for European competition based on league position, the runners–up Hibernian secured a spot in Europa League second qualifying round. Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win. Teams play every other team once (either at home or away)

Who are the managers of Scottish Premier League?

Managers Martin O’Neill, Jim Duffy and Walter Smith were among those who called for the winter break to be reinstated. Alex McLeish accused the SPL of taking Scottish football “back to the Dark Ages” after its decision to scrap the mid-season hiatus.