1949–50 League of Ireland

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League of Ireland
Season1949–50
ChampionsCork Athletic (1st Title)
Top goalscorerDavid McCulloch, (Waterford) 19

Statistics of League of Ireland in the 1949/1950 season.

Overview[edit]

It was contested by 10 teams, and Cork Athletic won the championship.

Final classification[edit]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Cork Athletic 18 10 5 3 43 26 +17 25
2 Drumcondra 18 9 6 3 32 21 +11 24
3 Shelbourne 18 7 7 4 34 29 +5 21
4 Waterford 18 6 8 4 40 32 +8 20
5 Dundalk 18 7 5 6 35 31 +4 19
6 Sligo Rovers 18 7 5 6 28 30 −2 19
7 Shamrock Rovers 18 7 4 7 39 30 +9 18
8 Transport 18 4 6 8 23 29 −6 14
9 Limerick 18 2 8 8 26 42 −16 12
10 Bohemians 18 2 4 12 16 46 −30 8

Top scorers[edit]

Rank Player Club Goals
1 David McCulloch Waterford 19
2 Paddy O'Leary Cork Athletic 13
3 Johnny Vaughan Cork Athletic 12
4 Bobby Duffy Shamrock Rovers 11
5 Jimmy Duggan Transport 9
5 Dessie Glynn Drumcondra 9
7 Austin Curtin Waterford 8
7 Sam Waters Sligo Rovers 8
9 Joe Ralph Dundalk 7
10 Dan Lavery Dundalk 6
10 Jackie O'Reilly Cork Athletic 6