Scottish Football League Third Division
|Scottish Third Division|
|Number of teams||10|
|Promotion to||Second Division|
|Current champions||Alloa Athletic (2011/12)|
Teams for 2012–13 Third Division[change | change source]
Listed below are the teams competing in the season 2012–13 Third Division.
- Annan Athletic
- Berwick Rangers
- East Stirlingshire
- Elgin City
- Queen's Park
- Stirling Albion
On 13 July 2012, the SFL accepted Rangers into Division Three for season 2012-13 after the previous club holding the non-transferable licence to play in the SPL entered liquidation. The decision was ratified by the SFA on 27 July 2012, when conditional membership was issued to the new owners of Rangers.
References[change | change source]
- "PRESS STATEMENT". Scottish Football League. 13 July 2012. http://www.scottishfootballleague.com/news/article/press-statement-49/. Retrieved 13 July 2012.
- "Agreement of transfer of membership". Scottish FA. Scottish Football Association. 27 July 2012. http://www.scottishfa.co.uk/scottish_fa_news.cfm?page=2986&newsID=10252&newsCategoryID=1. Retrieved 29 July 2012.