Standard Liege were the first club United had ever met twice in European competition. The Belgian club were founded at the turn of the century by students of Saint Gervais College. Having played them in both the UEFA and European Cup, United failed to score in the first three matches against the side but made up for it on Nov 2nd 1983 when the won 4-0 at Tannadice with Ralph Milne twice on target.
|02/11/1983||European Cup (2nd Round 2nd Leg)||European Cup||(H)||(H)||4 - 0||4 - 0||16,674|
|19/10/1983||European Cup (2nd Round 1st Leg)||European Cup||(A)||(A)||0 - 0||0 - 0||22,500|
|27/09/1978||UEFA Cup (1st Round 2nd Leg)||UEFA Cup||(H)||(H)||0 - 0||0 - 0||11,656|
|12/09/1978||UEFA Cup (1st Round 1st Leg)||UEFA Cup||(A)||(A)||0 - 1||0 - 1||18,000||X|