Dundee Utd 4
Motherwell 0
League (Premier Division)

Dundee Utd
4 - 0

League (Premier Division)
Wednesday, October 8th, 1986
Tannadice Park. Att. 5,740
7:30 PM Kick-off

Iain Ferguson (24)
John Philliben (o.g.) (28)
Tommy Coyne (74)
Fraser Wishart (o.g.) (76)

Team Managers
Jim McLean

Starting Eleven
Billy Thomson
Dave Beaumont
Maurice Malpas
Paul Hegarty
Gary McGinnis
Jim McInally
Dave Bowman
Eamonn Bannon
Iain Ferguson
Kevin Gallacher
Paul Sturrock
John Gardiner
Fraser Wishart
Derek Murray
John Philliben
Alex Kennedy
Tommy Boyd
Andy Walker
Ray Farningham
John Reilly
Brian Wright
Paul Smith

Ian Redford
Tommy Coyne
Gordon Mair
Crawford Baptie

Tommy Coyne for Iain Ferguson (46)
Ian Redford for Jim McInally (81)
Gordon Mair for Derek Murray (58)
Crawford Baptie for Ray Farningham (79)

None. None.

Red Cards
None. None.
Match Officials

Jim McCluskey (Stewarton) (Referee)

Match Report

Two own goals helped United to their biggest home win of the season so far. In the first half Iain Ferguson opened the scoring in the 24th minute, closely followed by United’s second when the first of the Own Goal’s was converted by John Philliben.

The second half saw United dominant again and two goals in four minutes sealed the game. Tommy Coyne scored the third and then Fraser Wishart scored an own goal to seal the game for the Tangerines.

Squad Statistics (as at October 8th, 1986)

1986-87 All Time
Billy Thomson (GK)28 17 - 70 -
Gary McGinnis22 8 - 351
Dave Beaumont22 15 - 602
Maurice Malpas24 17 - 2518
Paul Hegarty32 17358077
Eamonn Bannon28 17235996
Dave Bowman22 12 - 12 -
Jim McInally22 5 - 5 -
Paul Sturrock29 151510158
Kevin Gallacher19 146389
Iain Ferguson24 10121012
Ian Redford (sub)26 1535813
Tommy Coyne (sub)23 526814

League Table (as at October 8th, 1986)

No league table has been added for this season.