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REP. OF IRELAND 1970-71
  Played Won Drew Lost For Against Diff. Points
1 Cork Hibernians FC  26 12 11 3 38 17 21 35
2 Shamrock Rovers FC Dublin 26 14 7 5 49 38 11 35
3 Waterford FC 26 13 8 5 49 34 15 34
4 Bohemians FC Dublin 26 12 9 5 38 25 13 33
5 Cork Celtic FC 26 11 9 6 44 27 17 31
6 Finn Harps FC Ballybofey 26 13 4 9 54 42 12 30
7 Limerick FC 26 10 8 8 36 31 5 28
8 Shelbourne FC Dublin 26 10 7 9 32 30 2 27
9 Dundalk FC 26 7 11 8 37 33 4 25
10 Athlone Town FC 26 8 5 13 35 43 -8 21
11 Sligo Rovers FC 26 7 7 12 36 58 -22 21
12 St.Patrick's Athletic Dublin 26 5 7 14 34 55 -21 17
13 Drogheda FC 26 6 4 16 27 46 -19 16
14 Drumcondra FC Dublin 26 3 5 18 26 56 -30 11
  364 131 102 131 535 535 0 364
Play-off (Dublin 25.04.71) Cork Hibernians FC - Shamrock Rovers FC Dublin   3-1  
Cork = Corcaigh Dundalk = Dún Dealgan
Dublin = Baile Átha Cliath Athlone = Baile Átha Luain
Waterford = Port Lairge Sligo = Sligeach 
Ballybofey = Bealach Féich Drogheda = Droichead Átha
Limerick = Luimneach
REP. OF IRELAND 1971-72
  Played Won Drew Lost For Against Diff. Points
1 Waterford FC 26 21 2 3 66 35 31 44
2 Cork Hibernians FC  26 19 2 5 70 17 53 40
3 Bohemians FC Dublin 26 16 5 5 45 24 21 37
4 Finn Harps FC Ballybofey 26 18 0 8 62 34 28 36
5 Shamrock Rovers FC Dublin 26 12 4 10 52 41 11 28
6 St.Patrick's Athletic Dublin 26 9 7 10 33 36 -3 25
7 Dundalk FC 26 11 3 12 39 46 -7 25
8 Cork Celtic FC 26 8 7 11 36 46 -10 23
9 Shelbourne FC Dublin 26 6 8 12 30 37 -7 20
10 Athlone Town FC 26 8 7 11 40 56 -16 23
11 Drogheda FC 26 6 6 14 30 42 -12 18
12 Drumcondra FC Dublin 26 5 6 15 24 52 -28 16
13 Limerick FC 26 5 5 16 29 53 -24 15
14 Sligo Rovers FC 26 5 4 17 34 71 -37 14
  364 149 66 149 590 590 0 364
Drumcondra FC Dublin + Home farm FC Dublin => Home Farm FC Dublin
Waterford = Port Lairge Athlone = Baile Átha Luain
Cork = Corcaigh Drogheda = Droichead Átha
Dublin = Baile Átha Cliath Limerick = Luimneach
Ballybofey = Bealach Féich Sligo = Sligeach 
Dundalk = Dún Dealgan
REP. OF IRELAND 1972-73
  Played Won Drew Lost For Against Diff. Points
1 Waterford FC 26 20 2 4 67 21 46 42
2 Finn Harps FC Ballybofey 26 19 3 4 59 32 27 41
3 Bohemians FC Dublin 26 16 5 5 46 25 21 37
4 Cork Hibernians FC  26 13 8 5 53 27 26 34
5 Shamrock Rovers FC Dublin 26 12 6 8 45 32 13 30
6 Athlone Town FC 26 13 4 9 38 31 7 30
7 St.Patrick's Athletic Dublin 26 7 11 8 37 43 -6 25
8 Shelbourne FC Dublin 26 9 6 11 50 40 10 24
9 Limerick FC 26 8 6 12 32 35 -3 20
10 Sligo Rovers FC 26 8 2 16 25 51 -26 20
11 Home Farm FC Dublin 26 6 7 13 29 60 -31 19
12 Cork Celtic FC 26 7 4 15 29 50 -21 18
13 Dundalk FC 26 4 6 16 19 48 -29 14
14 Drogheda FC 26 1 8 17 22 56 -34 10
  364 143 78 143 551 551 0 364
2 points transferred from Limerick FC to Sligo Rovers FC
Waterford = Port Lairge Limerick = Luimneach
Ballybofey = Bealach Féich Sligo = Sligeach 
Dublin = Baile Átha Cliath Dundalk = Dún Dealgan
Cork = Corcaigh Drogheda = Droichead Átha
Athlone = Baile Átha Luain
REP. OF IRELAND 1973-74
  Played Won Drew Lost For Against Diff. Points
1 Cork Celtic FC 26 18 6 2 50 25 25 42
2 Bohemians FC Dublin 26 18 2 6 56 18 38 38
3 Cork Hibernians FC  26 16 6 4 47 23 24 38
4 Finn Harps FC Ballybofey 26 15 5 6 51 27 24 35
5 Waterford FC 26 11 7 8 55 36 19 29
6 Dundalk FC 26 12 4 10 41 36 5 28
7 Shamrock Rovers FC Dublin 26 11 5 10 31 33 -2 27
8 St.Patrick's Athletic Dublin 26 10 2 14 29 45 -16 22
9 Limerick FC 26 7 6 13 32 45 -13 20
10 Home Farm FC Dublin 26 6 8 12 19 40 -21 20
11 Athlone Town FC 26 8 3 15 25 38 -13 19
12 Drogheda FC 26 7 5 14 39 59 -20 19
13 Sligo Rovers FC 26 6 2 18 28 51 -23 14
14 Shelbourne FC Dublin 26 4 5 17 31 58 -27 13
  364 149 66 149 534 534 0 364
Cork = Corcaigh Limerick = Luimneach
Dublin = Baile Átha Cliath Athlone = Baile Átha Luain
Ballybofey = Bealach Féich Drogheda = Droichead Átha
Waterford = Port Lairge Sligo = Sligeach 
Dundalk = Dún Dealgan
REP. OF IRELAND 1974-75
  Played Won Drew Lost For Against Diff. Points
1 Bohemians FC Dublin 26 18 6 2 36 12 24 42
2 Athlone Town FC 26 13 7 6 45 32 13 33
3 Finn Harps FC Ballybofey 26 10 10 6 59 50 9 30
4 Cork Hibernians FC  26 10 9 7 42 26 16 29
5 Dundalk FC 26 10 8 8 37 36 1 28
6 Waterford FC 26 10 7 9 48 46 2 27
7 Cork Celtic FC 26 8 10 8 43 44 -1 26
8 Shamrock Rovers FC Dublin 26 10 5 11 40 38 2 25
9 Drogheda FC 26 6 12 8 32 37 -5 24
10 St.Patrick's Athletic Dublin 26 8 7 11 30 37 -7 23
11 Home Farm FC Dublin 26 7 6 13 31 43 -12 20
12 Limerick FC 26 7 6 13 28 46 -18 20
13 Shelbourne FC Dublin 26 6 7 13 33 38 -5 19
14 Sligo Rovers FC 26 7 4 15 27 46 -19 18
  364 130 104 130 531 531 0 364
Drogheda FC + Drogheda United FC => Drogheda United FC
Dublin = Baile Átha Cliath Waterford = Port Lairge
Athlone = Baile Átha Luain Drogheda = Droichead Átha
Ballybofey = Bealach Féich Limerick = Luimneach
Cork = Corcaigh Sligo = Sligeach 
Dundalk = Dún Dealgan
REP. OF IRELAND 1975-76
  Played Won Drew Lost For Against Diff. Points
1 Dundalk FC 26 15 10 1 54 26 28 40
2 Finn Harps FC Ballybofey 26 15 6 5 57 35 22 36
3 Waterford FC 26 13 8 5 54 37 17 34
4 Bohemians FC Dublin 26 10 12 4 44 25 19 32
5 Cork Hibernians FC  26 11 9 6 37 24 13 31
6 Drogheda United FC 26 11 6 9 42 45 -3 28
7 Athlone Town FC 26 12 4 10 40 49 -9 28
8 Cork Celtic FC 26 11 5 10 41 34 7 27
9 Shelbourne FC Dublin 26 7 7 12 42 44 -2 21
10 Sligo Rovers FC 26 6 8 12 32 49 -17 20
11 St.Patrick's Athletic Dublin 26 7 5 14 31 53 -22 19
12 Home Farm FC Dublin 26 4 9 13 35 54 -19 17
13 Limerick FC 26 6 4 16 37 49 -12 16
14 Shamrock Rovers FC Dublin 26 4 7 15 27 49 -22 15
  364 132 100 132 573 573 0 364
Cork Hibernians FC withdrew
Admitted Albert Rovers FC Cork
Dundalk = Dún Dealgan Drogheda = Droichead Átha
Ballybofey = Bealach Féich Athlone = Baile Átha Luain
Waterford = Port Lairge Sligo = Sligeach 
Dublin = Baile Átha Cliath Limerick = Luimneach
Cork = Corcaigh
REP. OF IRELAND 1976-77
  Played Won Drew Lost For Against Diff. Points
1 Sligo Rovers FC 26 18 3 5 48 20 28 39
2 Bohemians FC Dublin 26 17 4 5 50 29 21 38
3 Drogheda United FC 26 12 10 4 56 34 22 34
4 Waterford FC 26 12 9 5 42 28 14 33
5 Dundalk FC 26 12 5 9 51 42 9 29
6 St.Patrick's Athletic Dublin 26 9 10 7 30 27 3 28
7 Shelbourne FC Dublin 26 10 8 8 39 40 -1 28
8 Finn Harps FC Ballybofey 26 9 8 9 40 45 -5 26
9 Cork Celtic FC 26 10 5 11 48 44 4 25
10 Athlone Town FC 26 8 7 11 43 46 -3 23
11 Shamrock Rovers FC Dublin 26 7 3 16 26 46 -20 17
12 Limerick FC 26 5 6 15 29 47 -18 16
13 Albert Rovers FC Cork 26 5 6 15 21 42 -21 16
14 Home Farm FC Dublin 26 4 4 18 22 55 -33 12
  364 138 88 138 545 545 0 364
Albert Rovers FC Cork => Cork Albert FC
Admitted Galway Rovers FC, Thurles Town FC
Sligo = Sligeach  Ballybofey = Bealach Féich
Dublin = Baile Átha Cliath Cork = Corcaigh
Drogheda = Droichead Átha Athlone = Baile Átha Luain
Waterford = Port Lairge Limerick = Luimneach
Dundalk = Dún Dealgan
REP. OF IRELAND 1977-78
  Played Won Drew Lost For Against Diff. Points
1 Bohemians FC Dublin 30 17 10 3 74 25 49 44
2 Finn Harps FC Ballybofey 30 19 4 7 60 38 22 42
3 Shamrock Rovers FC Dublin 30 14 12 4 45 22 23 40
4 Drogheda United FC 30 15 10 5 53 27 26 40
5 Waterford FC 30 16 7 7 46 37 9 39
6 Sligo Rovers FC 30 13 8 9 47 31 16 34
7 Limerick FC 30 10 12 8 36 29 7 32
8 Athlone Town FC 30 10 11 9 43 41 2 31
9 Cork Alberts FC 30 11 8 11 36 35 1 30
10 Dundalk FC 30 9 9 12 43 46 -3 27
11 St.Patrick's Athletic Dublin 30 10 7 13 35 35 0 27
12 Shelbourne FC Dublin 30 6 11 13 32 50 -18 23
13 Home Farm FC Dublin 30 8 7 15 30 56 -26 23
14 Cork Celtic FC 30 6 10 14 34 58 -24 22
15 Galway Rovers FC 30 3 10 17 16 53 -37 16
16 Thurles Town FC 30 1 8 21 22 69 -47 10
  480 168 144 168 652 652 0 480
Cork Albert FC => Cork Alberts FC during the season
Dublin = Baile Átha Cliath Athlone = Baile Átha Luain
Ballybofey = Bealach Féich Cork = Corcaigh
Drogheda = Droichead Átha Dundalk = Dún Dealgan
Waterford = Port Lairge Galway = Gaillimh
Sligo = Sligeach  Thurles = Durlas
Limerick = Luimneach
REP. OF IRELAND 1978-79
  Played Won Drew Lost For Against Diff. Points
1 Dundalk FC 30 19 7 4 57 25 32 45
2 Bohemians FC Dublin 30 18 7 5 53 21 32 43
3 Drogheda United FC 30 17 6 7 60 40 20 42
4 Waterford FC 30 17 8 5 48 32 16 42
5 Shamrock Rovers FC Dublin 30 17 3 10 45 25 20 37
6 Limerick FC 30 13 9 8 39 25 14 36
7 Athlone Town FC 30 14 7 9 56 41 15 35
8 Finn Harps FC Ballybofey 30 15 6 9 56 41 15 34
9 Home Farm FC Dublin 30 13 7 10 47 33 14 33
10 Sligo Rovers FC 30 9 7 14 35 40 -5 25
11 Cork Alberts FC 30 7 9 14 35 49 -14 23
12 Thurles Town FC 30 8 5 17 35 62 -27 23
13 Shelbourne FC Dublin 30 6 9 15 41 58 -17 21
14 St.Patrick's Athletic Dublin 30 7 6 17 36 62 -26 20
15 Galway Rovers FC 30 4 5 21 41 79 -38 13
16 Cork Celtic FC 30 3 5 22 16 67 -51 8
  480 187 106 187 700 700 0 480
Cork Celtic FC withdrew
2 points transferred from Finn Harps FC to Drogheda United FC
2 points trasferred from Cork Celtic FC to Thurles Town FC
1 point transferred from Cork Celtic FC to Limerick FC
Cork Alberts FC => Cork United FC
Limerick FC => Limerick United FC
Admitted University College Dublin FC
Dundalk = Dún Dealgan Ballybofey = Bealach Féich
Dublin = Baile Átha Cliath Sligo = Sligeach 
Drogheda = Droichead Átha Cork = Corcaigh
Waterford = Port Lairge Thurles = Durlas
Limerick = Luimneach Galway = Gaillimh
Athlone = Baile Átha Luain
REP. OF IRELAND 1979-80
  Played Won Drew Lost For Against Diff. Points
1 Limerick United FC 30 21 6 3 67 24 43 48
2 Dundalk FC 30 20 6 4 59 13 46 46
3 Athlone Town FC 30 16 6 8 60 24 36 38
4 Shamrock Rovers FC Dublin 30 14 10 6 61 29 32 38
5 Finn Harps FC Ballybofey 30 16 6 8 49 33 16 38
6 Bohemians FC Dublin 30 12 8 10 42 30 12 32
7 Waterford FC 30 8 15 7 38 33 5 31
8 Sligo Rovers FC 30 11 9 10 40 45 -5 31
9 Drogheda United FC 30 6 16 8 36 41 -5 28
10 Thurles Town FC 30 9 10 11 43 48 -5 28
11 Galway Rovers FC 30 11 6 13 32 47 -15 28
12 St.Patrick's Athletic Dublin 30 9 9 12 39 46 -7 27
13 Home Farm FC Dublin 30 10 5 15 27 42 -15 25
14 Cork United FC 30 6 4 20 22 56 -34 16
15 University College Dublin FC 30 5 4 21 24 75 -51 14
16 Shelbourne FC Dublin 30 3 6 21 30 83 -53 12
  480 177 126 177 669 669 0 480
Limerick = Luimneach Sligo = Sligeach 
Dundalk = Dún Dealgan Drogheda = Droichead Átha
Athlone = Baile Átha Luain Thurles = Durlas
Dublin = Baile Átha Cliath Galway = Gaillimh
Ballybofey = Bealach Féich Cork = Corcaigh
Waterford = Port Lairge
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