Irish Football League
Season - 1890/91
- -
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
Pts
1
Linfield
14
12
1
1
89
18
25
2
Ulster
14
9
3
2
72
39
21
3
Distillery
14
9
1
4
46
37
19
4
Cliftonville
14
7
3
4
39
46
17
5
Glentoran
14
6
1
7
40
39
13
6
Oldpark
14
4
2
8
22
48
10
7
Clarence
14
3
1
10
21
49
7
8
Milford
14
0
0
14
10
62
0
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Table Of Results
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Clarence
Cliftonville
Distillery
Glentoran
Linfield
Milford
Oldpark
Ulster
Clarence -
2-5
0-4
5-4
1-3
*+0-0
1-3
2-6
Cliftonville
2-2
-
7-3
0-0
0-8
3-2
2-2
4-1
Distillery
4-3
1-6
-
5-2
2-1
*+0-0
2-0
3-5
Glentoran
9-1
4-3
0-3
-
0-7
4-2
3-2
*0-0+
Linfield
5-2
10-2
6-2
6-0
-
9-1
14-0
9-5
Milford
*0-0+
*0-0+
1-9
0-8
1-6
-
*0-0+
2-5
Oldpark
*+0-0
2-3
2-4
0-2
0-3
5-0
-
2-10
Ulster
4-2
9-0
4-4
5-2
2-2
10-1
4-4
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Top Goalscorers
Goals
Player
Club
#20
Robert Hill
Linfield
#19
John Peden
Linfield
#18
Sam Torrens
Linfield
Notes
*n1 The 1890/91 season was the first season of the new Irish Football League.
*n2 Milford from Armagh resigned before the end of the season on 20th January 1891 with 5 games still to play, the remaining results were awarded to Milfords opponents with a 0-0 result being registered.
*n3 Other matches marked with a * were awarded the team a + beside their score.
*n4 Clarence from Belfast withdrew from the league on 1st September 1891, then disbanded later in the year, their place was given to Lancashire Fusiliers Regiment, but were unable to play their opening game due to the short notice given.
*n5 The League was extended to 10 clubs for the following season with Belfast Y.M.C.A, Ligoniel and Milltown all being elected to the league.
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