RAITH ROVERS

("Rovers")

Year formed1883
Previous names

None

Present ground

Starks Park, Pratt Street, Kirkcaldy KY1 1SA

(for pictures of the ground click here)

Pitch measurements113 x 70 yards (103 x 64 metres)
Ground capacity10,104
Record attendance

31,306 v Heart of Midlothian, Scottish Cup 2nd round, 7 February 1953 (lost 0-1)

League career

Scottish Division Two: 1902 - 1910

Scottish Division One: 1910 - 1926

Scottish Division 'B': 1926 - 1927

Scottish Division 'A': 1927 - 1929

Scottish Division 'B': 1929 - 1938

Scottish Division 'A': 1938 - 1939

Scottish Division 'B': 1946 - 1949

Scottish Division 'A' / One: 1949 - 1963

Scottish Division Two: 1963 - 1967

Scottish Division One: 1967 - 1970

Scottish Division Two: 1970 - 1975

Scottish Division Two: 1975 - 1976

Scottish Division One: 1976 - 1977

Scottish Division Two: 1977 - 1978

Scottish Division One: 1978 - 1984

Scottish Division Two: 1984 - 1987

Scottish Division One: 1987 - 1993

Scottish Premier Division: 1993 - 1994

Scottish Division One: 1994 - 1995

Scottish Premier Division: 1995 - 1997

Scottish Division One: 1997 - 2002

Scottish Division Two: 2002 - 2003

Scottish Division One: 2003 - 2005

Scottish Division Two: 2005 - 2009

Scottish Division One / Championship: 2009 - 2017

Scottish League One: 2017 - 

First Scottish League game16 August 1902 v East Stirlingshire, Scottish Division Two (lost 1-4)
Honours
European

None

Domestic - League

Scottish Division Two / One champions: 1907-08, 1937-38, 1948-49, 1992-93, 1994-95

Scottish Division Two / One runners-up: 1908-09, 1909-10, 1926-27, 1966-67, 2010-11

Scottish Division Two champions: 1977-78, 2002-03, 2008-09

Scottish Division Two / League One runners-up: 1975-76, 1986-87, 2017-18

Scottish Second World War North Eastern Football League champions: 1943-44

Domestic - Cup

Scottish Cup runners-up: 1912-13

Scottish League Cup winners: 1994-95

Scottish League Cup runners-up: 1948-49

Scottish Challenge Cup winners: 2013-14

Scottish Qualifying Cup winners: 1906-07

Scottish Qualifying Cup runners-up: 1907-08

Scottish Second World War North Eastern League Cup 2nd series runners-up: 1942-43, 1943-44

Best League position3rd, Scottish Division One, 1921-22
Lowest League position17th, Scottish Division Two, 1935-36
Furthest in Scottish Cupsee above
Furthest in League Cupsee above
Most League points
2 for a win

65, Scottish Division One, 1992-93

3 for a win

76, Scottish Division Two, 2008-09

Fewest League points
2 for a win9, Scottish Division One, 1962-63
3 for a win16, Scottish Division One, 2004-05
Most League goals scored

142, Scottish Division Two, 1937-38

Most League goals conceded

118, Scottish Division One, 1962-63

Fewest League goals scored

26, Scottish Division One, 2004-05

Fewest League goals conceded

21, Scottish Division Two, 1909-10

Most wins in a League season

27, Scottish Division Two, 1937-38, 1966-67

Fewest wins in a League season2, Scottish Division One, 1962-63
Most draws in a League season

20, Scottish Division Two, 1986-87

Fewest draws in a League season

1, Scottish Division One, 1904-05

Most losses in a League season

27, Scottish Division One, 1962-63

Fewest losses in a League season

1, Scottish Division Two, 1975-76

Record win10-1 v Coldstream, Scottish Cup 2nd round, 13 February 1954
Record defeat2-11 v Morton, Scottish Division Two, 18 March 1936
Highest number of League goals scored
in a season38, Norman Haywood, Scottish Division Two, 1937-38
in total154, Gordon Dalziel, 1987-94
Most League appearances430, Willie McNaught, 1946-51

Most capped player

6, David Morris for Scotland
Highest transfer fee received£900,000 for Steve McAnespie to Bolton Wanderers, September 1985
Highest transfer fee paid£225,000 for Paul Harvey from Airdrieonians, July 1996