Scottish Football League First Division
|Scottish First Division|
|Number of teams||10|
|Promotion to||Premier League|
|Relegation to||Second Division|
|Current champions||Ross County (2011/12)|
The Irn-Bru Scottish Football League First Division (or Scottish First Division) is a professional football competition in Scotland. It is found on the second level of the Scottish football system, below the Scottish Premier League. It is the top level of the Scottish Football League.
Promotion and relegation[change | change source]
The club who wins the Scottish First Division is promoted to the Scottish Premier League (SPL), if they meet stadium criteria. They must have at least 6,000 seats in their stadium. The team who finishes last in the SPL is relegated to the Scottish First Division.
The teams play each other four times with three points for a victory and one point each for a drawn game.
Sponsorship[change | change source]
Teams[change | change source]
The following is a list of the managers for the 2011–12 season in the Scottish First Division.
- Dunfermline Athletic
- Greenock Morton
- Hamilton Academical
- Partick Thistle
- Raith Rovers
Related pages[change | change source]
- Scottish Premier League
- Scottish Football League Second Division
- Scottish Football League Third Division
- "SFL ends search for new sponsor" article from BBC Sport