On This Day April 19th (Today)




Matches Played on April 19th


1975 - Dundee Utd 1-0 Morton | League (Division One)

With their places in the new Premier League and the following season's UEFA Cup assured. United played host to Morton in their final home game of the term, aiming at yet anotherachievement. Fourth top spot in the table was beckoning — United's highest-ever placement — and a win over the Greenock side was essential to gain it. This they did, but not in the manner hoped for by the fans on the Tannadice terracing who had come to expect a high rate of consistency from their favourites all season. ...


1986 - Clydebank 1-1 Dundee Utd | League (Premier Division)

A goal in three minutes by Ian Redford gave us the perfect start to what is always a tricky fixture. Stuart Beedie was the architect of that opening goal. Picking the ball up just outside the box he found Ian Redford unmarked on the left and his low angular drive beat Gallacher. Although in control for most of that first-half, the next real chance came right on the interval, when a superb one-handed save by Gallacher from a Hegarty header signalled the half...


1997 - Motherwell 1-1 Dundee Utd | League (Premier Division)

A return to form brought the point necessary to secure third spot, although we had to come from behind after being reduced to ten men following the dismissal of Stewart McKimmie five minutes before the interval. His first booking followed dissent at the award of the penalty which brought the home side's opener. Steven Pressley was adjudged to have fouled Tommy Coyne as he rose to head a cross clear and the former United striker swept home the penalty kick. This breathed new life info a p...


2013 - Dundee Utd 1-3 Motherwell | League (SPL)

Jackie McNamara made two changes to the starting line-up which had come so close to securing a Scottish Cup Final place - losing their semi-final 4-3 after extra time to Celtic. Brian McLean and Stuart Armstrong both started for United, replacing Keith Watson and Mark Millar.The visitors raced into a two-goal lead within 8 minutes to put a severe dent in United’s plans. In just the second minute Michael Higdon unleashed a fierce strike from long range which crashed into the net of...


2014 - St Johnstone 2-0 Dundee Utd | League (Premiership)

Both sides made one change each from the sides that secured a place in next month’s Scottish Cup final. St Johnstone were without the suspended Chris Millar and he was replaced by Paddy Cregg. United’s change was like for like with Keith Watson in for Mark Wilson at right back.The hosts started strongly and tested Radoslaw Cierzniak with 7 minutes played. Steven Anderson was allowed to advance into the United half and unleashed a volley from 20 yards out which Cierzniak parried to safety...



WDL Competitive Statistics for April 19th


Venue Pld Won Drn Lst For Agst
Home 7 1 3 3 8 14
Away 7 2 3 2 7 10
Neutral 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 14 3 6 5 15 24

Players Signed on April 19th



Players Born on April 19th