Arbroath 0
Dundee Utd 4
League Cup (3rd Round 1st Leg)


Arbroath 

0 - 4

Dundee Utd


League Cup (3rd Round 1st Leg)
Wednesday, October 5th, 1977
Gayfield Park. Att. 3,482
7:30 PM Kick-off


Goalscorers
None. Billy Kirkwood (17)
Billy Kirkwood (49)
Billy Kirkwood (58)
John Holt (87)

Team Managers
Albert Henderson Jim McLean

Starting Eleven
1. John Lister
2. Neil Follon
3. Lindsay Kydd
4. Cammy Murray
5. Joe Carson
6. Andy Fettes
7. Ian Grant
8. Derek Rylance
9. John Fletcher
10. Albert Kidd
11. Tommy Yule
Hamish McAlpine .1
Andy Rolland .2
Frank Kopel .3
George Fleming .4
Paul Hegarty .5
Dave Narey .6
Paul Sturrock .7
Gordon G Wallace .8
Billy Kirkwood .9
Derek Addison .10
Graeme Payne .11

Bench
12. Billy Wells
14. Allan McKenzie
John Holt .12
Walter Smith .14

Substitutions
Billy Wells for Ian Grant (75) John Holt for Derek Addison (60)
Walter Smith for Paul Sturrock (80)

Cautions
Joe Carson (70)
Neil Follon (73)
None.

Red Cards
None. None.

Match Officials

Alex McGunnigle (Glasgow) (Referee)



Match Report


This match has no report.



Squad Statistics (as at October 5th, 1977)


1977-78 All Time
Age
Hamish McAlpine (GK)29 14 - 2913
Andy Rolland34 12141837
Paul Hegarty23 14312127
Dave Narey21 14115714
Frank Kopel28 14 - 2427
Billy Kirkwood19 116157
Derek Addison22 131403
Gordon G Wallace34 1334016
George Fleming29 11222923
Paul Sturrock20 1459833
Graeme Payne21 12 - 1306
John Holt (sub)20 31361
Walter Smith (sub)29 4 - 1683






League Table (as at October 5th, 1977)


Pld W D L +/- Pts
1. United 7 5 2 0 +9 12
2. Aberdeen 7 5 2 0 +7 12
3. Rangers 7 4 1 2 +6 9
4. Motherwell 7 3 2 2 +5 8
5. St Mirren 7 3 2 2 +3 8
6. Hibernian 7 3 1 3 +1 7
7. Celtic 7 2 1 4 -1 5
8. Partick Th 7 2 1 4 -4 5
9. Ayr Utd 7 1 1 5 -11 3
10. Clydebank 7 0 1 6 -15 1