31 October 1908


This week we take a look at Scotland’s Northern League, which for the 1908-09 season included several clubs that are now Scottish League members: Dunfermline Athletic, St Johnstone, Arbroath, Montrose, Forfar Athletic, East Fife and Brechin City.

There were four League games played today with the following results: Aberdeen A 3, Arbroath 1; Dunfermline Athletic 3, Dundee Wanderers 2; Lochgelly United 2, Dundee A 3; Montrose 0, East Fife 2.

The leading four clubs in the table were: Kirkcaldy United (P9, Pts 13); Dunfermline Athletic (P8, Pts 12); St Johnstone (P8, Pts 11), Dundee A (P9, Pts 11).

Two Northern League clubs were engaged in the fifth round of the Qualifying Cup resulting as follows: Brechin City 0, West Calder Swifts 0 (Gate £23, a record); St Johnstone 1, Ayr Parkhouse 1 (Gate £85).


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