LIVINGSTON

 

("Livi","The Lions")

Year formed1943
Previous names

Ferranti Thistle: 1943 - 1974

Meadowbank Thistle: 1974 - 1995

Livingston: 1995 to date.

Present ground

Tony Macaroni Arena, Livingston, West Lothian EH54 7DN

(for pictures of the ground click here)

Pitch measurements110 x 76 yards (101 x 69 metres)
Ground capacity10,000
Record attendance10,112 v Rangers, Scottish Premier League, 27 October 2001 (lost 0-2)
League career

Scottish Division Two: 1974 - 1983

Scottish Division One: 1983 - 1985

Scottish Division Two: 1985 - 1987

Scottish Division One: 1987 - 1993

Scottish Division Two: 1993 - 1995

Scottish Division Three: 1995 - 1996

Scottish Division Two: 1996 - 1999

Scottish Division One: 1999 - 2001

Scottish Premier League: 2001 - 2006

Scottish Division One: 2006 - 2009

Scottish Division Three: 2009 - 2010

Scottish Division Two: 2010 - 2011

Scottish Division One / Championship: 2011 - 2016

Scottish League One: 2016 - 2018

Scottish Premiership: 2018 - .

First Scottish League game31 August 1974 v Stranraer, Scottish Division Two (lost 1-3)
Honours
European

None

Domestic - League

Scottish Division One champions: 2000-01

Scottish Division One runners-up: 1987-88

Scottish Division Two / League One champions: 1986-87, 1998-99, 2010-11, 2016-17

Scottish Division Two runners-up: 1982-83

Scottish Division Three champions: 1995-96, 2009-10

Domestic - Cup

Scottish League Cup winners: 2003-04

Scottish Challenge Cup runners-up: 2000-01

Scottish Qualifying Cup (South) winners: 1973-74

Best League position3rd, Scottish Premier League, 2001-02
Lowest League position14th, Scottish Division Two, 1975-76, 1978-79
Furthest in Scottish CupSemi-final, 2000-01, 2003-04
Furthest in League Cupsee above
Most League points
2 for a win55, Scottish Division Two, 1986-87
3 for a win

82, Scottish Division Two, 2010-11

Fewest League points
2 for a win16, Scottish Division Two, 1975-76
3 for a win18, Scottish Premier League, 2005-06
Most League goals scored

80, Scottish League One, 2016-17

Most League goals conceded89, Scottish Division Two, 1977-78
Fewest League goals scored24, Scottish Division Two, 1975-76
Fewest League goals conceded24, Scottish Division Three, 1995-96
Most wins in a League season

26, Scottish League One, 2016-17

Fewest wins in a League season4, Scottish Premier League, 2005-06
Most draws in a League season

16, Scottish Division One, 1991-92

16, Scottish Division Two, 1976-77

Fewest draws in a League season

3, Scottish League One, 2016-17

Most losses in a League season28, Scottish Premier League, 2005-06
Fewest losses in a League season3, Scottish Division Two, 1998-99
Record win8-0 v Stranraer, Scottish League Cup 1st round, 4 August 2012
Record defeat

0-8 v Hamilton Academical, Scottish Division Two, 14 December 1974

Highest number of League goals scored
in a season

22, Leigh Griffiths, 2008-09

22, Iain Russell, 2010-11

in total64, David Roseburgh, 1986-93
Most League appearances446, Walter Boyd, 1979-89

Most capped player

None
Highest transfer fee received£1,000,000 for David Fernandez to Celtic, June 2002
Highest transfer fee paid£120,000 for Wes Hoolahan from Shelbourne, December 2005