Dundee Utd 2
St Mirren 1
League (Premier Division)


Dundee Utd
2 - 1
St Mirren 

League (Premier Division)
Saturday, December 31st, 1977
Tannadice Park. Att. 7,645
3:00 PM Kick-off

Goalscorers
Davie Dodds (64)
Paul Hegarty (89)
Derek Hyslop (35)

Team Managers
Jim McLean
Alex Ferguson

Starting Eleven
1. Hamish McAlpine
2. Andy Rolland
3. Frank Kopel
4. Alex Rennie
5. Paul Hegarty
6. Dave Narey
7. Paul Sturrock
8. Billy Kirkwood
9. Gordon G Wallace
10. George Fleming
11. Graeme Payne
Ally Hunter .1
Alex Beckett .2
Iain Munro .3
Tony Fitzpatrick .4
Bobby Reid .5
Jackie Copland .6
Lex Richardson .7
Andy Dunlop .8
Frank McGarvey .9
Billy Abercrombie .10
Derek Hyslop .11

Bench
12. Davie Dodds
14. Derek Addison
Peter Leonard .12
John Young .14

Substitutions
Davie Dodds for Billy Kirkwood (45)
Derek Addison for Gordon G Wallace (77)
John Young for Andy Dunlop (55)

Cautions
None. None.

Red Cards
None. None.
Match Officials

Ian Foote (Glasgow) (Referee)


Match Report


This match has no report.



Squad Statistics (as at December 31st, 1977)


1977-78 All Time
Age
Hamish McAlpine (GK)29 29 - 3063
Frank Kopel28 28 - 2567
Alex Rennie29 11 - 731
Paul Hegarty23 29613630
Andy Rolland35 27143337
Dave Narey21 29117214
George Fleming29 25424325
Gordon G Wallace34 2264919
Billy Kirkwood19 238279
Paul Sturrock21 27711135
Graeme Payne21 27 - 1456
Derek Addison (sub)22 201463
Davie Dodds (sub)19 5294


League Table (as at December 31st, 1977)


Pld W D L +/- Pts
1. Rangers 19 12 4 3 +19 28
2. Aberdeen 20 11 4 5 +15 26
3. Partick Th 19 10 3 6 +1 23
4. DUNDEE UTD 19 8 5 6 +8 21
5. Celtic 18 8 3 7 +4 19
6. St Mirren 19 7 4 8 0 18
7. Hibernian 19 7 3 9 -2 17
8. Motherwell 20 6 4 10 -4 16
9. Ayr Utd 19 6 3 10 -15 15
10. Clydebank 18 2 3 13 -26 7

League results since United's last match
31st December 1977
Ayr Utd2-1Celtic
Clydebank0-1Aberdeen
Dundee Utd2-1St Mirren
Motherwell2-0Partick Th
Rangers0-0Hibernian