On This Day July 16th (Today)




Matches Played on July 16th


2005 - Bamber Bridge 2-4 Dundee Utd | Friendly

On a lumpy pitch, the United team took to the field with recent signing Stillie in goal, whilst McCracken, Ritchie and Archibald lined up along the back. Robson was in his usual left midfield position flanked by Brebner and Kerr with Crawford playing slightly further forward supporting the front two of McIntyre and Miller.In a good competitive and brisk first half, United were well on top and went in at half time two goals to the good. The first goal came in the 30th minute with Robson c...


2008 - Tolka Rovers 2-3 Dundee Utd | Friendly

Two late goals were required by United to finally overcome the stubborn resistance of the top-rated Irish non-league club at Frank Cooke Park this. Lee Wilkie was the Tangerines’ hero twice cancelling out goals by the hosts. Defeat was staring Craig Levein’s men in the face when the United skipper headed his second seven minutes from the end with Noel Hunt grabbing a winner two minutes later. For the second and final match in the Emeraled Isle, Craig Levein utilised an entirely different startin...


2014 - Forfar Athletic 2-2 Dundee Utd | Friendly

United's third pre-season friendly was a chance for many of last season's youngsters and fringe players to prove they are ready for making the breakthrough in the 2014/15 first team.Ex-Dundee 'keeper, Rab Douglas, was in good form early in the game saving from both Oyenuga, Fraser and Telfer. However, in the 29th minute he was unable to prevent Andy Robertson opening the scoring after a fine move involving Fraser and Connolly. The in demand left ba...


2002 - Brechin City 3-2 Dundee Utd | Friendly

A young Dundee United team suffered a 2-3 defeat to an energetic Brechin City this evening. On the back of Brechin’s 4-4 draw with Aberdeen at the weekend, the Glebe Park side went one better although United put out few first team players in their side.United, with Paul Jarvie in goal, trailed 0-2 at the interval before falling further behind into the second half. Two goals in the final fifteen minutes by Jim Hamilton brought some respectability to the final score for the Tangerine side ...


2015 - Utrecht 4-0 Dundee Utd | Friendly

Following defeats at the hands of Vitesse Arnhem and AZ Alkmaar, Dundee United’s Dutch tour ended badly after a comprehensive defeat to FC Utrecht. Several changes were made after the defeat to AZ, with Michal Szromnik getting his chance in goals.The start of the game was low key. However, in the 29th minute Scott Smith, who until then had been doing well, was caught in possession in his own half. The ball was moved forward to Nacer Barazite and the ex-Arsenal striker controlled i...



WDL Competitive Statistics for July 16th


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

Players Signed on July 16th



Players Born on July 16th