Scottish Premiership Top scorers - Scotland 2011/2012

The winning top scorer in Scottish Premiership (SPFL), Scotland during the season 2011/2012 was Gary Hooper with 24 goals scored. Below you find the list of the highest goal scorers during the season.

This league has a break between two seasons right now. The next season is planned to start on 3 August 2024.

SPFL best goal scorers 2011/2012

Season:
# Player Team Age Nationality % team's goals Goals
1. Gary Hooper Celtic 24 England 28.6%
24
2. Jon Daly Dundee United 29 Ireland 30.6%
19
3. Francisco Sandaza St Johnstone 27 Spain 32.6%
14
  Michael Higdon Motherwell 28 England 28.6%
14
5. Dean Shiels Kilmarnock 27 Northern Ireland 29.5%
13
  Steven Thompson St Mirren 33 Scotland 33.3%
13
7. Anthony Stokes Celtic 23 Ireland 14.3%
12
  Garry O'Connor Hibernian 29 Scotland 30.0%
12
  Rudolf Skácel Hearts 32 Czech Republic 26.7%
12
  Sone Aluko Rangers 23 Nigeria 15.6%
12
11. Andrew Kirk Dunfermline 32 Northern Ireland 27.5%
11
  Paul Heffernan Kilmarnock 30 Ireland 25.0%
11
  Scott Vernon Aberdeen 28 England 30.6%
11
14. Gregory Tade Inverness 25 France 21.4%
9
  Jamie Murphy Motherwell 22 Scotland 18.4%
9
  Johnny Russell Dundee United 22 Scotland 14.5%
9
  Steven Naismith Rangers 25 Scotland 11.7%
9
18. Charlie Mulgrew Celtic 26 Scotland 9.5%
8
  Joe Cardle Dunfermline 25 England 20.0%
8
  Leigh Griffiths Hibernian 21 Scotland 20.0%
8
  Paul McGowan St Mirren 24 Scotland 20.5%
8
The age of the players is when the season ended at 13 May 2012

The season start for Scottish Premiership 2011/2012 was 23 July 2011, the finishing round was being played 13 May 2012. More information and the winning top scorers in Scottish Premiership between the seasons 1999/2000-2023/2024 here.

Scored hat-tricks in Scottish Premiership, season 2011/2012

In total there were 9 scored hat-tricks during the season 2011/2012 in Scottish Premiership, Scotland. All players scoring these hat-tricks (or more than 3 goals), and the matches they scored it in, are listed here.

Player, Team Match Goals
Gary Hooper
Celtic
Celtic - Hearts 5-0
Sun 13 may 2012
5
5', 8', 39', 66', 87'
Sone Aluko
Rangers
St Johnstone - Rangers 0-4
Sun 13 may 2012
3
56', 62', 73'
Steven Thompson
St Mirren
St Mirren - Dunfermline 4-4
Sat 21 april 2012
3
43', 48', 67'
Michael Higdon
Motherwell
Motherwell - Hibernian 4-3
Wed 22 february 2012
3
47', 70', 75'
Rudi Skácel
Hearts
Hearts - St Mirren 5-2
Sat 14 january 2012
3
23', 64', 68'
Gary Hooper
Celtic
Celtic - St Mirren 5-0
Sat 26 november 2011
3
8', 53', 57'
Nikica Jelavic
Rangers
Rangers - Dundee United 3-1
Sat 5 november 2011
3
19', 63', 82'
Andrew Shinnie
Inverness
Kilmarnock - Inverness 3-6
Sat 5 november 2011
3
39', 60', 66'
Scott Vernon
Aberdeen
Aberdeen - Dunfermline 4-0
Fri 30 september 2011
3
6', 35', 80'

League table Scottish Premiership - Championship Round 2011/2012

# Team Matches WinsW DrawsD LossesL Goals Points
1. Celtic 38 30 3 5 84-21 93
2. Rangers 38 26 5 7 77-28 73
3. Motherwell 38 18 8 12 49-44 62
4. Dundee United 38 16 11 11 62-50 59
5. Hearts 38 15 7 16 45-43 52
6. St Johnstone 38 14 8 16 43-50 50

League table Scottish Premiership - Relegation 2011/2012

# Team Matches WinsW DrawsD LossesL Goals Points
1. Kilmarnock 38 11 14 13 44-61 47
2. St Mirren 38 9 16 13 39-51 43
3. Aberdeen 38 9 14 15 36-44 41
4. Inverness 38 10 9 19 42-60 39
5. Hibernian 38 8 9 21 40-67 33
6. Dunfermline 38 5 10 23 40-82 25

League table Scottish Premiership - Regular Season 2011/2012

# Team Matches WinsW DrawsD LossesL Goals Points
1. Celtic 33 26 3 4 72-20 81
2. Rangers 33 23 4 6 65-25 63
3. Motherwell 33 16 7 10 43-38 55
4. St Johnstone 33 14 8 11 42-36 50
5. Dundee United 33 13 10 10 55-43 49
6. Hearts 33 14 6 13 41-32 48
7. Kilmarnock 33 8 13 12 36-54 37
8. Aberdeen 33 8 12 13 32-38 36
9. St Mirren 33 7 14 12 32-46 35
10. Inverness 33 8 8 17 36-54 32
11. Hibernian 33 6 9 18 34-62 27
12. Dunfermline 33 4 8 21 32-72 20