2015–16 Ross County F.C. season

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Ross County
2015–16 season
ChairmanRoy MacGregor
Manager Jim McIntyre
Stadium Victoria Park
Premiership Sixth place
League Cup Winners
Scottish Cup Quarter Finals lost to Dundee United
Top goalscorerLeague: Liam Boyce (15)
All: Liam Boyce (20)
Highest home attendance6,042 vs Celtic
Scottish Premiership
8 November 2015
Lowest home attendance1,341 vs Falkirk
League Cup
22 September 2015
Average home league attendance4,287
  2014–15
2016–17  

The 2015–16 season was the club's 3rd season in the Scottish Premiership and their fourth consecutive appearance in the top flight of Scottish football. Ross County also competed in the League Cup and the Scottish Cup.

Contents

On 13 March 2016, Ross County won their first ever major trophy when they beat Hibernian 2–1 in the final of the 2015–16 Scottish League Cup. [1] [2]

Results and fixtures

  Win  Draw  Loss  Postponed

Pre season / Friendlies

8 July 2015 [3] Friendly Nairn County 1–2Ross County Nairn
19:30 Wallace Soccerball shade.svg 77' Report Graham Soccerball shade.svg 41'
Kyle MacLeod Soccerball shade.svg 57'
Stadium: Station Park
11 July 2015 [4] Friendly Elgin City 3–5Ross County Elgin
15:00Brian Cameron Soccerball shade.svg 28', 42'
Mark Nicolson Soccerball shade.svg 33'
Graham Soccerball shade.svg 9'
Gardyne Soccerball shade.svg 29'
Curran Soccerball shade.svg 61'
De Vita Soccerball shade.svg 63'
Reckord Soccerball shade.svg 90' (pen.)
Stadium: Borough Briggs
14 July 2015 [3] Friendly Soroksár SC 1–1Ross County Budapest, Hungary
15:00Stadium: Sporttelep Mihály Szamosi
18 July 2015 [3] Friendly Szolnoki MÁV FC 2–0Ross County Szolnok, Hungary
15:00Stadium: Tiszaligeti Stadion
18 July 2015 [5] Friendly Ross County0–2 NEC Nijmegen Victoria Park
15:00 Emilsson Soccerball shade.svg 67', 71'Referee: Don Robertson

Scottish Premiership

1 August 2015 1 Celtic 2–0 Ross County Celtic Park
12:30 Griffiths Soccerball shade.svg 4' (pen.)
Johansen Soccerball shade.svg 35'
Report Attendance: 45,197
Referee: Collum
8 August 2015 2 Ross County 2–0 Hamilton Academical Victoria Park
15:00 Curran Soccerball shade.svg 10', 41' BBC Report Attendance: 3,479
Referee: Dallas
11 August 2015 3 St Johnstone 1–1 Ross County McDiarmid Park
19:45 Cummins Soccerball shade.svg 52' BBC Report Curran Soccerball shade.svg 17'Attendance: 3,065
Referee: Muir
15 August 2015 4 Ross County 1–2 Heart of Midlothian Victoria Park
15:00 Boyce Soccerball shade.svg 39' (pen.) BBC Report Sow Soccerball shade.svg 11'
Öztürk Soccerball shade.svg 14'
Attendance: 4,806
Referee: Madden
22 August 2015 5 Kilmarnock 0–4 Ross County Rugby Park
15:00 BBC Report Boyce Soccerball shade.svg 2', 29'
Franks Soccerball shade.svg 4'
Davies Soccerball shade.svg 35'
Attendance: 3,604
Referee: Robertson
29 August 2015 6 Ross County 2–1 Dundee United Victoria Park
15:00 Boyce Soccerball shade.svg 17' (pen.)
Davies Soccerball shade.svg 28'
BBC Report Dillon Soccerball shade.svg 61'Attendance: 4,014
Referee: Thomson
12 September 2015 7 Motherwell 1–1 Ross County Fir Park
15:00 Moult Soccerball shade.svg 90+1' BBC Report Gardyne Soccerball shade.svg 33'Attendance: 3,545
Referee: Robertson
19 September 2015 8 Ross County 1–0 Partick Thistle Victoria Park
15:00 Boyce Soccerball shade.svg 18' BBC Report Attendance: 3,531
Referee: Aitken
26 September 2015 9 Dundee 3–3 Ross County Dens Park
15:00 Stewart Soccerball shade.svg 20'
Loy Soccerball shade.svg 54' (pen.), 69'
BBC Report Boyce Soccerball shade.svg 19'
McPake Soccerball shade.svg 37' (o.g.)
Gardyne Soccerball shade.svg 43'
Davies Yellow card.svg 53' Yellow-red card.svg
Attendance: 5,128
Referee: Thomson
3 October 2015 10 Ross County 1–2 Inverness Caledonian Thistle Victoria Park
15:00 Boyce Soccerball shade.svg 90+1' BBC Report Storey Soccerball shade.svg 42'
Vincent Soccerball shade.svg 45'
Attendance: 5,473
Referee: Collum
16 October 2015 11 Ross County 2–0 Aberdeen Victoria Park
15:00 Graham Soccerball shade.svg 36', 49' BBC Report Attendance: 5,543
Referee: Thomson
24 October 2015 12 Heart of Midlothian 2–0 Ross County Tynecastle Stadium
15:00 Paterson Soccerball shade.svg 15'
Augustyn Red card.svg 48'
Sow Soccerball shade.svg 67'
BBC Report Attendance: 16,264
Referee: Muir
31 October 2015 13 Dundee United 1–0 Ross County Tannadice Park
15:00 McKay Soccerball shade.svg 81' (pen.) BBC Report Attendance: 5,549
Referee: Robertson
8 November 2015 14 Ross County 1–4 Celtic Victoria Park
Dingwall Soccerball shade.svg 59' BBC Report Rogić Soccerball shade.svg 38'
Griffiths Soccerball shade.svg 54', 56'
Bitton Soccerball shade.svg 75'
Attendance: 6,042
Referee: Clancy
21 November 2015 15 Ross County 3–0 Motherwell Victoria Park
15:00 Curran Soccerball shade.svg 22'
Dingwall Soccerball shade.svg 69'
Boyce Soccerball shade.svg 90+2' (pen.)
BBC Report Attendance: 3,378
Referee: Allan
28 November 2015 16 Aberdeen 3–1 Ross County Pittodrie Stadium
15:00 Rooney Soccerball shade.svg 51'
Hayes Soccerball shade.svg 53'
McGinn Soccerball shade.svg 80'
BBC Report Curran Soccerball shade.svg 14'Attendance: 10,843
Referee: Beaton
5 December 2015 17 Ross County 2–3 St Johnstone Victoria Park
15:00 Boyce Soccerball shade.svg 68'
Davidson Soccerball shade.svg 88' (Own goal)
BBC Report Wotherspoon Soccerball shade.svg 3', 43'
Mackay Soccerball shade.svg 88'
Attendance: 3,229
Referee: Clancy
12 December 2015 18 Hamilton Academical 1–3 Ross County New Douglas Park
15:00 Kurtaj Soccerball shade.svg 26' BBC Report Curran Soccerball shade.svg 58'
Murdoch Soccerball shade.svg 86'
Boyce Soccerball shade.svg 68'
Attendance: 2,120
Referee: Collum
19 December 2015 19 Partick Thistle 1–0 Ross County Firhill Stadium
15:00 Andrew Davies Soccerball shade.svg 52' (Own goal) BBC Report Attendance: 2,762
Referee: Dallas
26 December 2015 20 Ross County 5–2 Dundee Victoria Park
15:00 Boyce Soccerball shade.svg 29', 69', 85'
Gardyne Soccerball shade.svg 55'
Irvine Soccerball shade.svg 60'
BBC Report Hemmings Soccerball shade.svg 5', 53'Attendance: 3,687
Referee: Allan
29 December 2015 21 Ross County 3–2 Kilmarnock Victoria Park
19:45 Curran Soccerball shade.svg 12'
Gardyne Soccerball shade.svg 50', 56'
Report Obadeyi Soccerball shade.svg 33'
Magennis Soccerball shade.svg 48'
Attendance: 3,518
Referee: McLean
17 January 2016 23 Ross County 2–3 Aberdeen Victoria Park
12:15 McShane Soccerball shade.svg 27', 82' BBC Report Reynolds Yellow card.svg 26' Red card.svg
Rooney Soccerball shade.svg 33' (pen.)
Logan Soccerball shade.svg 36', 60'
Attendance: 4,107
Referee: Allan
23 January 2016 24 Motherwell 1–2 Ross County Fir Park
15:00 Pearson Soccerball shade.svg 87' BBC Report Irvine Soccerball shade.svg 20'
Graham Soccerball shade.svg 69'
Attendance: 3,279
Referee: Collum
10 February 2016 25 Ross County 0–3 Heart of Midlothian Victoria Park
19:45 Walker Soccerball shade.svg 53'
Dauda Soccerball shade.svg 86', 89'
Attendance: 3,391
Referee: McLean
13 February 2016 26 Celtic 2–0 Ross County Celtic Park
15:00 Sviatchenko Yellow card.svg 40'
Griffiths Soccerball shade.svg 45+1'
Boyata Soccerball shade.svg 57'
Rogić Yellow card.svg 87'
Report Robertson Yellow card.svg 23'
Gardyne Yellow card.svg 31'
Attendance: 42,550
Referee: Flag of Scotland.svg Kevin Clancy
20 February 2016 27 Ross County 2–1 Hamilton Academical Victoria Park
15:00 Schalk Soccerball shade.svg 45+1'
Reckford Red card.svg 47'
Davies Yellow card.svg 73'
McShane Soccerball shade.svg 78'
Quinn Yellow card.svg 84'
Jesús García Tena Yellow card.svg 13'
Kurakins Yellow card.svg 45'
Imrie Soccerball shade.svg 66'
Attendance: 3,059
Referee: Flag of Scotland.svg Greg Aitken
27 February 2016 28 Ross County 0–3 Dundee United Victoria Park
15:00 Schalk Yellow card.svg 17'
Woods Yellow card.svg 61'
Report Paton Soccerball shade.svg 10'
Gunning Yellow card.svg 17'
Donaldson Yellow card.svg 30'
Mckay Soccerball shade.svg 71'
Dow Soccerball shade.svg 76'
Attendance: 3,564
Referee: Flag of Scotland.svg John Beaton
1 March 2016 29 Kilmarnock 0–2 Ross County Rugby Park
19:45 Report Schalk Soccerball shade.svg 8'
Fraser Yellow card.svg 28'
Goodwillie Yellow card.svg 58'
Davies Yellow card.svg 75'
Woods Yellow card.svg 82'
Graham Soccerball shade.svg 90'
Attendance: 2,633
Referee: Flag of Scotland.svg Stephen Finnie
16 March 2016 30 St Johnstone 1–1 Ross County McDiarmid Park
19:45 Wotherspoon Soccerball shade.svg 11'
Lappin Yellow card.svg 66'
Report Graham Soccerball shade.svg 65' (pen.)Attendance: 2,501
Referee: Flag of Scotland.svg Steven McLean (referee)
19 March 2016 31 Ross County 0–3 Inverness Caledonian Thistle Victoria Park
15:00 Foster Yellow card.svg 52'
Boyce Yellow card.svg 64'
Fraser Yellow card.svg 70'
Report Polworth Soccerball shade.svg 32'
Draper Soccerball shade.svg 37'
Vigurs Yellow card.svg 42'
Storey Soccerball shade.svg 48'
Attendance: 5,912
Referee: Flag of Scotland.svg Bobby Madden
2 April 2016 32 Dundee 5–2 Ross County Dens Park
15:00 Stewart Soccerball shade.svg 7'Soccerball shade.svg 90+2'
Hemmings Soccerball shade.svg 9'
Loy Soccerball shade.svg 38'
Konrad Yellow card.svg 45+2'
Holt Yellow card.svg 76'
Wighton Soccerball shade.svg 85'
Report Davies Soccerball shade.svg 15'
Woods Yellow card.svg 16'
Foster Yellow card.svg 41'
Schalk Soccerball shade.svg 45'
Attendance: 5,095
Referee: Flag of Scotland.svg Andrew Dallas
9 April 2016 33 Ross County 1–0 Partick Thistle Victoria Park
15:00 Schalk Soccerball shade.svg 14'
Murdoch Yellow card.svg 45'
Report Miller Yellow card.svg 75'
Lawless Yellow card.svg 82'
Seaborne Yellow card.svg 84'
Attendance: 3,603
Referee: Flag of Scotland.svg Nick Walsh
24 April 2016 34 Celtic 1–1 Ross County Celtic Park
15:00 Griffiths Soccerball shade.svg 23'
Lustig Yellow card.svg 87'
Report Murdoch Soccerball shade.svg 64'Yellow card.svg 68'
De Vita Yellow card.svg 86'
Attendance: 41,396
Referee: Flag of Scotland.svg Dom Robertson
30 April 2016 35 Ross County 0–1 St Johnstone Victoria Park
15:00 Quinn Yellow card.svg 33' Report Craig Yellow card.svg 25'
MacLean Soccerball shade.svg 56'
Shaughnessy Yellow card.svg 88'
Attendance: 3,329
Referee: Flag of Scotland.svg Stephen Finnie
7 May 2016 36 Heart of Midlothian 1–1 Ross County Tynecastle Stadium
15:00 Souttar Yellow card.svg 76'
Juanma Soccerball shade.svg 84'
Report Woods Yellow card.svg 65'
Goodwillie Soccerball shade.svg 88'
Attendance: 15,438
Referee: Flag of Scotland.svg Nick Walsh
11 May 2016 37 Ross County 1–3 Motherwell Victoria Park
19:45 Boyce Soccerball shade.svg 69' Report Pearson Soccerball shade.svg 4', 90+2'
Lasley Soccerball shade.svg 16'
Attendance: 2,976
Referee: John Beaton
15 May 2016 38 Aberdeen 0–4 Ross County Pittodrie Stadium
12:30 BBC Report Graham Soccerball shade.svg 23' (pen.)
Gardyne Yellow card.svg 37'
Schalk Soccerball shade.svg 45'
Boyce Soccerball shade.svg 68'
Woods Soccerball shade.svg 78'
Attendance: 10,003
Referee: Collum

Scottish League Cup

25 August 2015Second Round [6] Ross County 2–0 Ayr United Victoria Park
19:45 Boyce Soccerball shade.svg 3'
Gardyne Soccerball shade.svg 50'
BBC Report Attendance: 1,743
Referee: Craig Charleston
22 September 2015Third Round [7] Ross County 7–0 Falkirk Victoria Park
19:45 Boyce Soccerball shade.svg 30', 35', 40'
De Vita Soccerball shade.svg 46'
Franks Soccerball shade.svg 54'
Graham Soccerball shade.svg 58'
Holden Soccerball shade.svg 81'
BBC Report Attendance: 1,341
Referee: Stephen Finnie
31 January 2016 Semi Final Ross County 3–1 Celtic Hampden Park
15:00 Woods Soccerball shade.svg 15' (pen.)
Quinn Soccerball shade.svg 48'
Schalk Soccerball shade.svg 63'
BBC Report Mackay-Steven Soccerball shade.svg 1'Attendance: 22,130
Referee: Thomson
13 March 2016 Final Hibernian 1–2 Ross County Hampden Park
15:00 Fontaine Soccerball shade.svg 45'
Bartley Yellow card.svg 63'
McGinn Yellow card.svg 84'
Report Gardyne Soccerball shade.svg 25'
Schalk Soccerball shade.svg 90'
Attendance: 38,796
Referee: Flag of Scotland.svg Kevin Clancy

Scottish Cup

9 January 2016 Fourth round [8] Dunfermline Athletic 2–2 Ross County East End Park
15:00 El Bakhtaoui Soccerball shade.svg 15'
McKay Soccerball shade.svg 56'
BBC Report Schalk Soccerball shade.svg 4'
Graham Soccerball shade.svg 27' (pen.)
Attendance: 3,439
Referee: Muir
6 February 2016 Fifth round Ross County 4–2 Linlithgow Rose Victoria Park
15:00 Quinn Soccerball shade.svg 4'
Graham Soccerball shade.svg 58', 78'
Schalk Soccerball shade.svg 63'
BBC Report Reckord Soccerball shade.svg 44' (Own goal)
MacLennan Soccerball shade.svg 76'
Attendance: 2,208
Referee: Anderson
5 March 2016 Quarter-finals Ross County 2–3 Dundee United Victoria Park
15:00 Boyce Soccerball shade.svg 24'
Graham Soccerball shade.svg 60' (pen.)
BBC Sport Report Anier Soccerball shade.svg 57', 65'
Durnan Red card.svg 59'
McKay Soccerball shade.svg 89'
Attendance: 3,052
Referee: Craig Thomson

Squad statistics

During the 2015–16 season, Ross County used twenty-seven different players in competitive games. The table below shows the number of appearances and goals scored by each player. [9]

Appearances

No.PosNatPlayerTotal Premiership League Cup Scottish Cup
AppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoals
1 GK Flag of Scotland.svg Scott Fox 3102702020
2 DF Flag of Scotland.svg Marcus Fraser 37029+004040
3 DF Flag of England.svg Jamie Reckord 21014+203020
5 DF Flag of Scotland.svg Scott Boyd 19012+302020
6 DF Flag of Scotland.svg Chris Robertson 26021+202010
7 FW Flag of Scotland.svg Michael Gardyne 43834+15433+10
8 MF Flag of Scotland.svg Ian McShane 26316+233+101+30
9 FW Flag of Scotland.svg Brian Graham 311110+1362+2144
10 FW Ulster Banner.svg Liam Boyce 422029+6154+141+11
11 FW Flag of England.svg Craig Curran 20715+471000
12 DF Flag of Scotland.svg Richard Foster 40028+403+102+20
13 GK Flag of the United States.svg Chris Konopka 00000000
14 DF Flag of Scotland.svg Darren Holden 21000+2100
15 DF Flag of England.svg Andrew Davies 3833134030
17 FW Flag of England.svg Jonathan Franks 36218+1111+213+10
18 MF Flag of Scotland.svg Stewart Murdoch 34214+1522+2010
19 MF Flag of Scotland.svg Tony Dingwall 1525+721+2000
21 GK Flag of England.svg Gary Woods 16011+102020
23 FW Flag of the Netherlands.svg Alex Schalk 31914+1052+123+12
24 MF Flag of Italy.svg Raffaele De Vita 2528+110212+21
25 FW Flag of Scotland.svg David Goodwillie 914+510000
26 MF Flag of Scotland.svg Martin Woods 31223+313120
31 GK Flag of England.svg James Severn 00000000
36 MF Flag of Australia (converted).svg Jackson Irvine 45334+225140
41 GK Flag of England.svg Mark Foden00000000
43 MF Flag of Scotland.svg Paul Quinn 18214+002121
44 DF Flag of Scotland.svg Christopher McLaughlin20200000
53 MF Flag of Scotland.svg Greg Morrison 200+200000
Players who left the club during the 2015–16 season
4 MF Flag of Scotland.svg Rocco Quinn 1205+500+100+10
21 GK Flag of Austria.svg Daniel Bachmann 200+101000

Goalscorers

RankingNationNumberName Scottish Premiership League CupScottish CupTotal
1 Ulster Banner.svg 10 Liam Boyce 154120
2 Flag of Scotland.svg 9 Brian Graham 61411
3 Flag of the Netherlands.svg 23 Alex Schalk 5229
4 Flag of Scotland.svg 7 Michael Gardyne 5308
5 Flag of England.svg 11 Craig Curran 7007
6 Flag of Scotland.svg 8 Ian McShane 3003
= Flag of England.svg 15 Andrew Davies 3003
= Flag of Australia (converted).svg 36 Jackson Irvine 2103
9 Flag of England.svg 17 Jonathan Franks 1102
= Flag of Scotland.svg 18 Stewart Murdoch 2002
= Flag of Scotland.svg 19 Tony Dingwall 2002
= Flag of Italy.svg 24 Raffaele De Vita 0112
= Flag of Scotland.svg 26 Martin Woods 1102
= Flag of Scotland.svg 43 Paul Quinn 0112
15 Flag of Scotland.svg 25 David Goodwillie 1001
= Flag of Scotland.svg 14 Darren Holden 0101
Own goal 2002
TOTALS5516980

Disciplinary record

As of 6 February 2016
NumberNationPositionNamePremiershipLeague CupScottish CupTotal
Yellow card.svgRed card.svgYellow card.svgRed card.svgYellow card.svgRed card.svgYellow card.svgRed card.svg
1 Flag of Scotland.svg GK Scott Fox 10000010
2 Flag of Scotland.svg DF Marcus Fraser 10101030
3 Flag of England.svg DF Jamie Reckord 10001020
4 Flag of Scotland.svg MF Rocco Quinn 20000020
5 Flag of Scotland.svg DF Scott Boyd 20001030
6 Flag of Scotland.svg DF Chris Robertson 30000030
8 Flag of Scotland.svg MF Ian McShane 00100010
9 Flag of Scotland.svg FW Brian Graham 10000010
10 Ulster Banner.svg FW Liam Boyce 10000010
11 Flag of England.svg FW Craig Curran 40000040
12 Flag of Scotland.svg DF Richard Foster 50100060
15 Flag of England.svg DF Andrew Davies 51100061
18 Flag of Scotland.svg MF Stewart Murdoch 10100020
19 Flag of Scotland.svg MF Tony Dingwall 10000010
24 Flag of Italy.svg MF Raffaele De Vita 00001010
26 Flag of Scotland.svg MF Martin Woods 20201050
36 Flag of Australia (converted).svg MF Jackson Irvine 40000040
TOTALS3407050460

Team statistics

League table

PosTeamPldWDLGFGAGDPtsQualification or relegation [lower-alpha 1]
4 St Johnstone 38168145855+356
5 Motherwell 381551847631650
6 Ross County 38146185561648
7 Inverness Caledonian Thistle 381410145448+652
8 Dundee 381115125357448
Source: Scottish Premiership, Soccerway (first phase), Soccerway (second phase)
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Goals scored; 4) Play-off (only if deciding champion, UEFA competitions qualification and second stage group allocation). [10]
Notes:
  1. Teams play each other three times (33 matches), before the league is split into two groups (the top six and the bottom six).

Results by round

Round1234567891011121314151617181920212223242526272829303132333435363738
Ground A H A H A A A H A H H A A H H A H A A H H A H A H A H H A A H A H A H A H A
ResultLWDLWWDWDLWLLLWLLWLWWLLWLLWLWDLLWDLDLW
Position116665544553455566555555467564468666666
Updated to match(es) played on 15 May 2016. Source: worldfootball.net
A = Away; H = Home; W = Win; D = Draw; L = Loss

Management statistics

NameFromToPWDLWin% [nb 1]
Jim McIntyre [11] 1 August 2015Present4721719044.68

Transfers

See also

Notes

  1. Win% is the percentage of matches won rounded to two decimal places.

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