- Dunfermline Athletic F.C. season 2008-09
Infobox Football club season
club = Dunfermline Athletic
season = 2008-09
manager = Jim McIntyre
league = Scottish First Division
league result = "3rd (ongoing)"
Scottish Cup| cup1 result = First Round, v TBA "(in progress)"
Scottish League Cup| cup2 result = Fourth Round, v Dundee Utd "(in progress)"
Scottish Challenge Cup| cup3 result = Second Round, Losers v Queen of the South
league topscorer = Andy Kirk (4)
season topscorer = Andy Kirk (6)
highest attendance = 3,334 (vs Airdrie Utd, 23 Aug 08)
lowest attendance = 2,930 (vs Queen of the South, 9 Aug 08)
Review and Events
Chronological list of events
This is a list of the significant events to occur at the club during the 2008-09 season, presented in chronological order. This list does not include transfers, which are listed in the transfers section below, or match results, which are in the results section.
July 4: The Pars undertake their pre-season tour of Austria, playing two games against foreign opponents. [cite news|url=http://www.dafc.premiumtv.co.uk/page/News/FNewsDetail/0,,10288~1336427,00.html|title=Squad for Austria|publisher=dafc.co.uk|date= 2008-07-02]
July 26: Dunfermline win in the First Round of the Scottish Challenge Cup, beating Stirling Albion 3–0. [cite news|url=http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport1/hi/football/scot_cups/7524231.stm|title=Dunfermline Athletic 3-0 Stirling|publisher=BBC Sport|date= 2008-08-20]
August 5: Dunfermline win in the First Round of the Scottish League Cup, beating Peterhead 2–0. [cite news|url=http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport1/hi/football/scot_cups/7541516.stm|title=Peterhead 0-2 Dunfermline Ath|publisher=BBC Sport|date= 2008-08-20]
August 9: New strikerAndy Kirk scores his first two goals for the Pars in a 2–1 home win over Queen of the South. This is also Dunfermline's first league win of the 2008-09 season. [cite news|url=http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport1/hi/football/scot_div_1/7548129.stm|title=Dunfermline 2-1 Queen o' South|publisher=BBC Sport|date= 2008-08-09]
August 20: Dunfermline lose in the Second Round of the Scottish Challenge Cup, losing against Queen of the South. [cite news|url=http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport1/hi/football/scot_div_1/7570682.stm|title=Dunfermline 0-2 Queen of the South|publisher=BBC Sport|date= 2008-08-20]
August 26: Dunfermline progress to the Third Round of the Scottish League Cup, beating Second Division side Alloa 1–0. [cite news|url=http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport1/hi/football/scot_cups/7581107.stm|title=Dunfermline 1-0 Alloa|publisher=BBC Sport|date= 2008-08-30]
September 23: The Pars defeat Scottish Premier Leagueside St. Mirren 2–0 at home to progress to the Fourth Round of the Scottish League Cup. [cite news|url=http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport1/hi/football/scot_cups/7629614.stm|title=Dunfermline 2-0 St Mirren|publisher=BBC Sport|date= 2008-09-23]
League table "(Ongoing)"
cottish League Cup
cottish Challenge Cup
*¹ Denotes player has left the club.
*Player substitutions are not included.
Ten players have scored for the Pars first team during the 2008-09 season, with 20 goals being scored in total. The top goalscorer so far is Andy Kirk with 6 goals.cite web|url=http://www.soccerbase.com/squad_season.sd?teamid=749|title=Dunfermline Athletic 2008/2009 player appearances|work=Soccerbase|accessdate=2008-08-02|format=HTML]
* [http://www.dafc.premiumtv.co.uk/page/FirstTeam/0,,10288,00.html Official Site: 2008-09 fixtures]
* BBC Sport - [http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport1/hi/football/teams/d/dunfermline_athletic/club_stats/default.stm Club Stats]
* Soccerbase - [http://www.soccerbase.com/results2.sd?teamid=749 Results] | [http://www.soccerbase.com/squad_season.sd?teamid=749 Squad stats] | [http://www.soccerbase.com/transfers_by_team.sd?teamid=749 Transfers]
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