United 1 Ayr Utd 0 (Scottish Cup)

Tannadice Park on Monday, February 6th, 1984

First Division Ayr United and a snow covered Tannadice surface combined to keep a rusty United at bay for most of the match. Indeed time appeared to be running out for the Tangerines when substitute John Reilly sent over a hanging cross. Davie Dodds and 'keeper Jim Brown both went for it and Paul Sturrock was lying handy to squeeze the ball over the line for h ... read more