St Johnstone 1
Dundee Utd 2
League (Premier Division)


St Johnstone 

1 - 2

Dundee Utd


League (Premier Division)
Saturday, January 7th, 1984
Muirton Park. Att. 5,066
3:00 PM Kick-off


Goalscorers
Gordon Scott (82)
Jim Morton (missed pen.)
Davie Dodds (31)
Davie Dodds (41)

Team Managers
Alex Rennie Jim McLean

Starting Eleven
Roy Baines
Rab Kilgour
Don McVicar
Alan Lyons
Alex Caldwell
Drew Rutherford
Ian Gibson
Ray Blair
Gordon Scott
Jim Morton
Stuart Beedie
Hamish McAlpine .1
Derek Stark .2
Maurice Malpas .3
Richard Gough .4
Paul Hegarty .5
Dave Narey .6
Eamonn Bannon .7
Ralph Milne .8
Dave Beaumont .9
Paul Sturrock .10
Davie Dodds .11

Bench
Drew Brannigan
John Kennedy
John Holt .12
Alex Taylor .14

Substitutions
Drew Brannigan for Rab Kilgour (63) John Holt for Paul Sturrock (87)

Cautions
Stuart Beedie None.

Red Cards
None. None.

Match Officials

George Smith (Edinburgh) (Referee)



Match Report


United stay in touch with the top of the table, but only just, as McAlpine saves a Morton penalty.

Dodds was the hero, heading in a Beaumont cross at the far post and then diving to head in, when supplied by Sturrock. Scott converts a Blair cross for home consolation.



Squad Statistics (as at January 7th, 1984)


1983-84 All Time
Age
Hamish McAlpine (GK)76 0 - 0 -
Maurice Malpas61 0 - 0 -
Derek Stark65 0 - 0 -
Dave Beaumont60 0 - 0 -
Richard Gough62 0 - 0 -
Paul Hegarty69 0 - 0 -
Dave Narey67 0 - 0 -
Ralph Milne62 0 - 0 -
Eamonn Bannon65 0 - 0 -
Paul Sturrock67 0 - 0 -
Davie Dodds65 0 - 0 -
John Holt (sub)67 0 - 0 -


League Table (as at January 7th, 1984)


No league table has been added for this season.