1890–91 Heart of Midlothian F.C. season

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Heart of Midlothian
1890–91 season
Stadium Tynecastle Park
Scottish Football League 6th
Scottish Cup Winners
East of Scotland Shield Winners
Top goalscorer League:
Scotland

All:
Scotland

The 1890–91 season is the 1st season of competitive football by Heart of Midlothian. Hearts also competed in the Scottish Cup, the Rosebery Charity Cup and the East of Scotland Shield.

Overview[edit]

Hearts finished 6th[1] in the league in its inaugural year, also going on to win the Scottish Cup for the first time.[2]

Results[edit]

Scottish Football League[edit]

Scottish cup[edit]

East of Scotland Shield[edit]

Rosebery Charity Cup[edit]

Edinburgh International Exhibition Cup[edit]

League table[edit]

P Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Dumbarton 18 13 3 2 61 21 40 29
= Rangers 18 13 3 2 58 25 33 29
3 Celtic 18 11 3 4 48 21 27 21[3]
4 Cambuslang 18 8 4 6 47 42 5 20
5 Third Lanark 18 8 3 7 38 39 -1 15[3]
6 Hearts 18 6 2 10 31 37 -6 14
7 Abercorn 18 5 2 11 36 47 -11 12
8 St Mirren 18 5 1 12 39 62 -23 11
9 Vale of Leven 18 5 1 12 27 65 -38 11
10 Cowlairs 18 3 4 11 24 50 -26 6[3]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Scottish Football Archive 1890-91". Retrieved 26 June 2011. 
  2. ^ "RSSSF Scottish Cup Result 1891". Retrieved 26 June 2011. 
  3. ^ a b c Celtic, Third Lanark and Cowlairs were each docked four points for fielding ineligible players.

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