1967–68 League of Ireland

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League of Ireland
Season1967–68
ChampionsWaterford (2nd Title)
Top goalscorerCarl Davenport; Cork Celtic
Ben Hannigan; Dundalk 15 goals

Statistics of League of Ireland in the 1967/1968 season.

Overview[edit]

It was contested by 12 teams, and Waterford won the championship.

Final classification[edit]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1 Waterford 22 16 2 4 59 18 +41 34 1968–69 European Cup
2 Dundalk 22 14 2 6 44 24 +20 30
3 Cork Celtic 22 12 6 4 40 27 +13 30
4 Shamrock Rovers 22 11 5 6 44 26 +18 27
5 Drogheda 22 10 6 6 33 29 +4 26
6 Limerick 22 9 2 11 35 45 −10 20
7 Shelbourne 22 8 3 11 32 36 −4 19
8 Drumcondra 22 6 7 9 31 35 −4 19
9 St Patrick Athletic 22 7 4 11 29 46 −17 18
10 Cork Hibernians 22 6 5 11 19 28 −9 17
11 Sligo Rovers 22 6 4 12 24 48 −24 16
12 Bohemians 22 2 4 16 20 48 −28 8

Top scorers[edit]

Rank Player Club Goals
1 Carl Davenport Cork Celtic 15
1 Ben Hannigan Dundalk 15
3 Alfie Hale Waterford 14
4 Andy McEvoy Limerick 13
4 John N. O'Neill Waterford 13
6 Mick Leech Shamrock Rovers 10
6 Joe McGrath Limerick 10
6 Damien Richardson Shamrock Rovers 10
9 Mick Conroy Shelbourne 8
9 Johnny Matthews Waterford 8