On This Day July 22nd (Today)




Matches Played on July 22nd


2023 - Dundee Utd 3-0 Peterhead | League Cup (Group B)


2000 - Brechin City 1-7 Dundee Utd | Friendly

A strong line up travelled to Glebe Park as the intensity of pre-season gained momentum. It was no surprise that the Tangerines found themselves in front as early as the 10th minute. David Hannah played a neat one-two with Alex Mathie before slotting home from 10 yards. After 18 minutes it was 2-0 when Stephen Steven Thompson bulleted in a headed goal following a Jim Paterson corner before


1982 - Ringsted 0-5 Dundee Utd | Friendly

United were facing up to a third game in three days as they took on Danish third division side, Ringsted. The tangerines were missing three players due to injuries picked up in a hectic start to their Scandinavian tour. Skipper Paul Hegarty, Davie Dodds and Graham Payne all missed out. Still without a victory in the tour thus far, United went into the game determined to rediscover their scoring touch to ensure a much needed positive outcome.United got off to a great start to this match a



1995 - Kings 0-3 Dundee Utd | Friendly

An encouraging start to the new season in the playing sense as United comfortably disposed of Kings in the Vainolanniemella, Kuopio. The match was in celebration of the 15th anniversary of the Finnish Second Division side who just missed out on promotion last year, but they were no match for United side who could easily have won by more than the 3-0 final margin. The Tangerines should have gone ahead midway through the first half when Paddy Connolly danced his way through the entire Kin


1999 - Dundee Utd 3-1 Newcastle Utd | Friendly

Newcastle United supplied the opposition for the first of two matches to mark the Club's 90th Anniversary and we celebrated in style with a fully merited victory over Ruud Gullit's multi-million pound outfit. Last season's top scorer, Davie Dodds, took just six minutes to get back on the goal trail, bundling the ball over the line after his first effort was blocked by Perez. Goal number two followed fifteen minutes later. Steven Thompson robbed Dabiz


2008 - Dunfermline 2-3 Dundee Utd | Friendly

A second half brace from Spaniard Francisco Sandaza and a scorcher from Scott Robertson handed United a hard fought 3-2 victory over First Division Dunfermline at East End Park. The Pars replied through efforts from Thompson and Phinn.Craig Levein sent through a very strong squad to face SPL hopefuls Dunfermline. The starting elevenwas minus the injured Noel Hunt and therefore Warren Feeney, fresh from a hat trick against Raith and Andis Shala lined up in attack. Michael McGovern sta


2014 - NAC Breda 1-2 Dundee Utd | Friendly

Youngsters Scott Smith, Charlie Telfer, Darren Petrie and Marc McCallum were recalled to the starting XI alongside Chris Erskine for the final game of the Club's Dutch tour.NAC started the game with most of the possession and in the tenth minute it paid off as Adnane Tighadouini netted for the Dutch side. Moments later Chris Erskine forced a save and just after the quarter hour mark, Nadir Ciftci had the ball in the net for United, but the goal was chalked off for a foul on NAC '



2007 - Raith Rovers 2-2 Dundee Utd | Friendly

United had to settle for a draw at an overcast Starks Park in what was an entertaining contest. Despite taking an early lead through new signing Willo Flood, Raith went in at half time 2-1 up after goals from Andy Tod and Chris Winter. United pegged it back early in the second half with Barry Robson equalising from a low curling free-kick.First half:The Fife friendly saw the debut of 19-year-old Ghanaian midfielder Prince Buaben and there was a starting place in goal for Euan McL


2015 - QPR 2-1 Dundee Utd | Friendly

Dundee United suffered their fourth straight pre season defeat at The Hive against Queen’s Park Rangers. However, this was a far more encouraging performance after the undistinguished tour of the Netherlands.It was QPR who tested their opponents first when Jamie Mackie went close after 12 minutes. Just seven minutes later the home team went ahead as Matt Phillips raced through on goal before rounding Luis Zwick and side footing into the empty net. United responded well to that set


2006 - Dundee 1-0 Dundee Utd | Friendly (Evening Telegraph Challenge Cup)

Dundee started positively with former United striker Andy McLaren mis-hitting a shot at Stillie’s goal. An early corner for Dundee was headed wide by Bobby Mann as the United defence looked rather lethargic for starters.Steven Robb seemed keen to impress against his former employers and was making good runs at the defence; a cross by Robb was knocked back across goal but there were no takers. On the other flank, Craig Conway was also impressive and when he was felled, Barry Robson took a


2003 - Unterhaching 4-1 Dundee Utd | Friendly

United went into the second and final game of the pre-season trip against Bundesliga Second Division new boys SPVGG Unterhaching. Ian McCall made numerous changes from the first match against Wacker Burghausen to ensure that every player on the trip had his chance. Paul Gallacher and Billy Dodds were on from the start and Barry Robson had recovered from a slight knock to make his second appearance in the 35 degree heat A mere two minutes into the game, United went behind to a strike from


1984 - Aschaffenburg 4-0 Dundee Utd | Friendly

The tour got off to a disappointing start when we went down 4-0 to Viktoria Aschaffenburg. The demanding physical training of the previous week took its toll of the players who were clearly suffering from a lack of match practice. In addition the Gennan amateur side from the Hessen Regional League played exceptionally well.



WDL Competitive Statistics for July 22nd


Venue Pld Won Drn Lst For Agst
Home 1 1 0 0 3 0
Away 0 0 0 0 0 0
Neutral 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 1 1 0 0 3 0

Players Signed on July 22nd



Players Born on July 22nd