Season 1972-73

 

 
Cup Competition
Scottish FA Cup Final 1973 Venue Gate Notes
D 1 Rangers 3 2 CelticD 1 Hampden Park, Glasgow 122,714
 
Scottish FA Cup Semi-Finals 1973 Venue Gate Notes
D 1 Celtic 0 0 DundeeD 1 Hampden Park, Glasgow 53,428
D 1 Rangers 2 0 Ayr UnitedD 1 Hampden Park, Glasgow 51,815
D 1 Celtic 3 0 DundeeD 1 Hampden Park, Glasgow 47,409 Replay aet
 
Scottish League Cup Final 1973 Venue Gate Notes
D 1 Hibernian 2 1 CelticD 1 Hampden Park, Glasgow 71,696
 
Scottish League Cup Semi-Finals 1973 Venue Gate Notes
D 1 Celtic 3 2 AberdeenD 1 Hampden Park, Glasgow 39,582
D 1 Hibernian 1 0 RangersD 1 Hampden Park, Glasgow 46,620
 
Notes
For the following season promotion and relegation between First, Second and Third Divisions was altered to 3 up and 3 down.
Promotion and relegation between Third and Fourth Divisions remained 4 up and 4 down.
Final Table for season 1972-73
Scottish Division 1
Home Away
Ptn Scottish Division 1 Pld W D L FA W D L FA GDPts Ave Gate SFA Cup SL Cup European
1 0 Celtic 34 14 3 0 47 10 12 2 3 46 18 65 57 26,666FinalFinal European Cup Rd 2
2 1 Rangers 34 14 2 1 36 10 12 2 3 38 20 44 56 27,469 WinnerSF
3 1 Hibernian 34 12 2 3 43 17 7 5 5 31 16 41 45 16,100 Rd 4 Winner European CWC QF
4 -2 Aberdeen 34 10 6 1 42 15 6 5 6 19 19 27 43 13,583 Rd 5SF UEFA Cup Rd 1
5 0 Dundee 34 13 4 0 45 10 4 5 8 23 33 25 43 7,884SF QF
6 6 Ayr United 34 11 4 2 33 21 5 4 8 17 30 -1 40 6,371SF PO
7 2 Dundee United 34 11 3 3 32 24 6 2 9 24 27 5 39 6,935 Rd 3 Rd 2
8 2 Motherwell 34 5 6 6 20 23 6 3 8 18 25 -10 31 5,227 Rd 4 Rd 2
9 7 East Fife 34 8 3 6 26 21 3 5 9 20 33 -8 30 4,907 Rd 3 QF
10 -4 Heart of Midlothian 34 7 4 6 15 17 5 2 10 24 33 -11 30 10,261 Rd 3 SE6
11 -3 St Johnstone 34 8 3 6 35 30 2 6 9 17 37 -15 29 4,658 Rd 3 QF
12 1 Morton 34 8 4 5 33 21 2 4 11 14 32 -6 28 4,297 Rd 3 SE1
13 -6 Partick Thistle 34 4 5 8 17 25 6 3 8 23 28 -13 28 7,629 Rd 5 Rd 2 UEFA Cup Rd 1
14 0 Falkirk 34 6 4 7 24 26 1 8 8 14 30 -18 26 5,313 Rd 4 Rd 2
15D 2 Arbroath 34 8 3 6 31 23 1 5 11 8 40 -24 26 3,590 Rd 3 SE8
16D 2 Dumbarton 34 3 9 5 26 30 3 2 12 17 42 -29 23 5,772 Rd 4 Rd 2
17 -6 Kilmarnock 34 6 3 8 23 30 1 5 11 17 41 -31 22 4,489 Rd 4 SE4
18 -3 Airdrieonians 34 2 4 11 16 35 2 4 11 18 40 -41 16 4,855 Rd 5 QF
 
Scottish Division 2
Home Away
Ptn Scottish Division 2 Pld W D L FA W D L FA GDPts Ave Gate SFA Cup SL Cup European
1D 1 Clyde 36 11 5 2 37 17 12 5 1 31 11 40 56 1,754 Rd 3 SE7
2D 1 Dunfermline Athletic 36 12 3 3 56 19 11 3 4 39 13 63 52 4,219 Rd 3 SE4
3 8 Raith Rovers 36 11 5 2 42 16 8 4 6 31 26 31 47 2,095 Rd 3 SE5
4 -1 Stirling Albion 36 12 3 3 38 16 7 6 5 32 23 31 47 2,014 Rd 4 SE8
5 -1 St Mirren 36 11 3 4 51 21 8 4 6 28 29 29 45 2,979 Rd 3 SE3
6 4 Montrose 36 9 4 5 38 30 9 4 5 44 28 24 44 1,189 Rd 5 SE5
7 12 Hamilton Academical 36 11 4 3 44 24 5 2 11 23 39 4 38 1,774 Rd 4 SE9
8 -3 Cowdenbeath 36 11 3 4 35 20 3 7 8 22 33 4 38 1,238 Rd 3 SE1
9 4 Berwick Rangers 36 9 3 6 20 17 7 2 9 25 37 -9 37 464 Rd 3 SE6
10 4 Stenhousemuir 36 8 4 6 25 18 6 4 8 19 23 3 36 675 Rd 2 Rd 2
11 -4 Queen of the South 36 8 6 4 26 18 5 2 11 19 34 -7 34 1,320 Rd 3 SE2
12 4 Alloa Athletic 36 7 6 5 25 16 4 5 9 20 33 -4 33 847 Rd 2 Rd 2
13 -5 East Stirlingshire 36 9 2 7 28 37 3 6 9 24 32 -17 32 628 Rd 2 SE7
14 -2 Queen's Park 36 5 6 7 26 29 4 6 8 18 32 -17 30 735 Rd 2 SE2
15 -9 Stranraer 36 10 1 7 34 32 3 3 12 22 46 -22 30 986 Rd 4 Rd 2
16 1 Forfar Athletic 36 8 3 7 16 25 2 6 10 22 41 -28 29 1,008 Rd 2 SE9
17 -8 Clydebank 36 5 3 10 24 32 4 3 11 24 40 -24 24 1,196 Rd 1 SE3
18 0 Albion Rovers 36 3 6 9 23 38 2 2 14 12 45 -48 18 432 Rd 1 PO
19 -4 Brechin City 36 4 4 10 31 45 1 0 17 15 54 -53 14 428 Rd 3 SE9