1957–58 League of Ireland

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League of Ireland
Season 1957–58
Champions Drumcondra (3rd Title)
European Cup Drumcondra
Top goalscorer Donal Leahy - Evergreen United - 16 goals

Statistics of League of Ireland in the 1957/1958 season.

Overview[edit]

It was contested by 12 teams, and Drumcondra F.C. won the championship and qualified to play in the European Cup for next season.

Final classification[edit]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1 Drumcondra 22 15 3 4 51 23 +28 33 European Cup
2 Shamrock Rovers 22 15 1 6 55 26 +29 31
3 Evergreen United 22 13 3 6 53 30 +23 29
4 St Patrick's Athletic 22 10 6 6 45 32 +13 26
5 Shelbourne 22 11 3 8 41 29 +12 25
6 Waterford 22 10 3 9 43 37 +6 23
7 Limerick 22 7 5 10 31 40 −9 19
8 Dundalk 22 7 3 12 38 46 −8 17
9 Bohemians 22 6 4 12 36 52 −16 16
10 Transport 22 6 4 12 30 50 −20 16
11 Sligo Rovers 22 5 5 12 32 61 −29 15
12 Cork Hibernians 22 6 2 14 37 66 −29 14

Top scorers[edit]

Rank Player Club Goals
1 Donal Leahy Evergreen United 16
2 Johnny McGeehan Transport 15
2 Austin Noonan Evergreen United 15
4 Ronnie Whelan St Patrick's Athletic 14
5 Jack Fitzgerald Waterford 12
6 Christy Doyle Shelbourne 11
6 Vic Meldrum Sligo Rovers 11
8 Dermot Cross Drumcondra 10
9 Willie Coleman Drumcondra 9
9 Maxie McCann Shamrock Rovers 9
9 Donal O'Leary Evergreen United 9