CRUSADERS [NORTHERN IRELAND]


1949-50   Joined Irish League
1972-73   Irish League Champions
1973-74   Missed runner-up spot on goal difference
1975-76   Irish League Champions (2nd time)
1986-87   Four points deducted
1992-93   Irish League runner-up (lost title on goal difference)
1994-95   Irish League Champions (3rd time)
1995-96   Placed in Premier Division on league re-organisation
          Irish League runner-up
1996-97   Irish League Champions (4th time)
2000-01   Escaped relegation after play-off (Lisburn Distillery 2 Crusaders 1,
          Crusaders 3 Lisburn Distillery 1, Agg 4-3)
2003-04   Irish League Premier Division replaced by Irish Premier League
2004-05   Relegated to Irish Intermediate League after-play-off (Glenavon 1
          Crusaders 1, Crusaders 1 Glenavon 2, Agg 2-3)
2005-06   Irish Intermediate League Champions
          Promoted to Irish Premier League
2008-09   Irish Premier League replaced by IFA Premiership
2010-11   IFA Premiership runner-up
2012-13   IFA Premiership runner-up
2013-14   IFA Leagues renamed Northern Ireland Football League
2014-15   NIFL Premiership Champions
2015-16   NIFL Premiership Champions (2nd time)
2016-17   NIFL Premiership runner-up
2017-18   NIFL Premiership Champions (3rd time)
2019-20   Season ended early to due Covid-19 virus. League decided on a
          points per game basis

SEASON    LEAGUE     P    W    D    L    F    A    P      POS

1949-50   IRISH     22    4    5   13   37   69   13     11/12
1950-51   IRISH     22    8    5    9   42   51   21      7/12
1951-52   IRISH     22    7    4   11   32   51   18      9/12
1952-53   IRISH     22    7    7    8   39   36   21      7/12
1953-54   IRISH     22   11    4    7   60   49   26      5/12
1954-55   IRISH     22    7    2   13   29   48   16      9/12
1955-56   IRISH     22    6    4   12   36   53   16     10/12
1956-57   IRISH     22    9    2   11   38   46   20      8/12
1957-58   IRISH     22    7    1   14   38   57   15     11/12
1958-59   IRISH     22   10    5    7   46   40   25      6/12
1959-60   IRISH     22    9    5    8   43   44   23      6/12
1960-61   IRISH     22    8    7    7   30   29   23      7/12
1961-62   IRISH     22   11    3    8   42   43   25      6/12
1962-63   IRISH     22   11    2    9   47   42   24      6/12
1963-64   IRISH     22    8    2   12   40   41   18      9/12
1964-65   IRISH     22   11    5    6   46   32   27      3/12
1965-66   IRISH     22    9    3   10   49   47   21      7/12
1966-67   IRISH     22   11    2    9   63   60   24      5/12
1967-68   IRISH     22    5    8    9   57   59   18      8/12
1968-69   IRISH     22   12    5    5   47   34   29      6/12
1969-70   IRISH     22    8    3   11   42   52   19      9/12
1970-71   IRISH     22    7    6    9   24   45   20      7/12
1971-72   IRISH     22   10    5    7   36   35   25      5/12
1972-73   IRISH     22   14    4    4   50   22   32      1/12
1973-74   IRISH     22   14    2    6   48   32   30      3/12
1974-75   IRISH     22   11    5    6   46   30   27      5/12
1975-76   IRISH     22   15    6    1   51   19   36      1/12
1976-77   IRISH     22    9    5    8   39   33   23      6/12
1977-78   IRISH     22    6    3   13   24   46   15     10/12
1978-79   IRISH     22    6    8    8   30   33   20      9/12
1979-80   IRISH     22   11    2    9   32   24   24      5/12
1980-81   IRISH     22    9    6    7   28   26   24      4/12
1981-82   IRISH     22   11    4    7   36   31   26      4/12
1982-83   IRISH     22   11    3    8   35   26   25      5/12
1983-84   IRISH     26   11    5   10   38   41   27      8/14
1984-85   IRISH     26    9   10    7   34   37   28      6/14
1985-86   IRISH     26   13    5    8   42   34   31      5/14
1986-87   IRISH     26    8    5   13   37   54   25 *   11/14
1987-88   IRISH     26    8    6   12   29   35   30      9/14
1988-89   IRISH     26    5    5   16   22   47   20     12/14
1989-90   IRISH     26    4    8   14   27   55   20     13/14
1990-91   IRISH     30   11    9   10   53   46   42     10/16
1991-92   IRISH     30   14    5   11   55   37   47      6/16
1992-93   IRISH     30   21    3    6   53   27   66      2/16
1993-94   IRISH     30   17    7    6   53   30   58      4/16
1994-95   IRISH     30   20    7    3   58   25   67      1/16
1995-96   IRISH-P   28   15    7    6   45   32   52      2/8
1996-97   IRISH-P   28   12   10    6   39   26   46      1/8
1997-98   IRISH-P   36   13   12   11   51   51   51      6/10
1998-99   IRISH-P   36   18    8   10   48   39   62      3/10
1999-00   IRISH-P   36    9   13   14   41   55   40      7/10
2000-01   IRISH-P   36    8   11   17   44   59   35      9/10
2001-02   IRISH-P   36    9    7   20   41   65   34      9/10
2002-03   IRISH-P   38    9    9   20   26   61   36     11/12
2003-04   IRISH P   30   10    6   14   33   38   36      9/16
2004-05   IRISH P   30    5    9   16   27   48   24     15/16
2005-06   IIL-1     22   20    1    1   51   13   61      1/12
2006-07   IRISH P   30   14    5   11   50   42   47      6/16
2007-08   IRISH P   30   12    7   11   45   47   43      7/16
2008-09   IFA-Ps    38   16   14    8   63   45   62      3/12
2009-10   IFA-Ps    38   17    9   12   57   52   60      4/12
2010-11   IFA-Ps    38   23    5   10   78   59   74      2/12
2011-12   IFA-Ps    38   18   10   10   63   47   64      5/12
2012-13   IFA-Ps    38   26    5    7   82   41   83      2/12
2013-14   NIFL Ps   38   18   12    8   67   42   66      3/12
2014-15   NIFL Ps   38   25    7    6   93   43   82      1/12
2015-16   NIFL Ps   38   28    7    3   79   28   91      1/12
2016-17   NIFL Ps   38   27    6    5   83   36   87      2/12
2017-18   NIFL Ps   38   28    7    3  106   38   91      1/12
2018-19   NIFL Ps   38   20    5   13   68   55   65      4/12
2019-20   NIFL Ps   31   17    8    6   66   30   59      3/12
2020-21   NIFL Ps   38   16    6   16   62   50   54      6/12
2021-22   NIFL Ps   38   21    5   12   60   36   68      4/12
2022-23   NIFL Ps   38   19   10    9   72   45   67      5/12
2023-24   NIFL Ps   38   19    7   12   61   43   64      4/12

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