On This Day November 12th (Today)




Matches Played on November 12th


1983 - Dundee Utd 7-0 St Johnstone | League (Premier Division)

Here is a run-down of the goals. 5 mins: Paul Hegarty netted a loose ball at the far post, to open the scoring. 12 mins: Davie Dodds was downed, and Eamonn Bannon scored from the spot. 22 mins: Ralph Milne latched onto Billy Kirkwood pass, raced to the bye-line and fired in a low cross which Davie Dodds turned in. 28 mins: A Billy Kirkwood header sent ...


2008 - Dundee Utd 2-0 Hibernian | League (SPL)

United continued their impressive run of victories with a comfortable 2-0 win at home to Hibernian.Second half headers from Darren Dods and Francisco Sandaza ensured Craig Levein’s men maintained third place in the SPL with another well-deserved three points. After a quiet opening period, the game was brought to life in the 12th minute when Morgaro Gomis and Willo Flood exchanged passes to release Scott Robertson down the right hand side. The United midfielder played a first-time...


2016 - Dunfermline 0-1 Dundee Utd | Challenge Cup (Quarter Final)

As expected Ray McKinnnon rang the changes, with no fewer than eight changes from the starting eleven which won the three points in a hard fought game on Tuesday with the bulk of the bench from the midweek clash starting. Notably Brad Smith joined the team and the United fans will have welcomed the sight of Stuart Murdoch on the bench after his lengthy absence. Nate Wedderburn, suspended for the Pars following his dismissal at Tannadice, and former United front man El Alagui dropped to the bench...


1988 - Aberdeen 1-1 Dundee Utd | League (Premier Division)

From Bucherest the action switched to Pittodrie, a ground where we always do well and once again we picked up a point and after equalising may well have won the match. In the early stages Charlie Nicholas had a coupie of shots, but both were wide of the target. Sandwiched between those efforts, Mixu Paatelainen and Raphael Meade sent in headers, but neither found the targets. In the last quarter of an hour Aberdeen made more of the running and after Billy Thomson had made a fine save fro...


1980 - Dundee Utd 1-1 Celtic | League Cup (Semi Final 1st Leg)

Jim McLean made two changes from the team that defeated Hearts at the weekend, with strikers Davie Dodds and Willie Pettigrew coming in, and Ian Gibson missing out and Joe Ward dropped to the bench.United dominated most of the first half and in 23 minutes United's more varied attacking strategy paid off. Paul Sturrock got to the bye line and cut the ball back, Pat Bonner could not hold it and Willie Pettigrew cleverly chipped the ball across goal for Eamonn ...



WDL Competitive Statistics for November 12th


Venue Pld Won Drn Lst For Agst
Home 7 3 2 2 17 8
Away 9 1 4 4 6 19
Neutral 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 16 4 6 6 23 27

Players Signed on November 12th



Players Born on November 12th