Dundee Utd 3
Motherwell 2
League (Premier Division)


Dundee Utd
3 - 2
Motherwell 

League (Premier Division)
Saturday, September 24th, 1977
Tannadice Park. Att. 7,810
3:00 PM Kick-off

Goalscorers
George Fleming (1)
Paul Sturrock (24)
John Bourke (60)
Andy Rolland (missed pen.) (80)
Ian Purdie (65)
Willie Pettigrew (82)

Team Managers
Jim McLean
Willie McLean

Starting Eleven
1. Hamish McAlpine
2. Andy Rolland
3. Frank Kopel
4. Bobby Robinson
5. Paul Hegarty
6. Dave Narey
7. Paul Sturrock
8. Gordon G Wallace
9. John Bourke
10. George Fleming
11. Graeme Payne
1. Stuart Rennie
2. Willie Watson
3. Joe Wark
4. Jimmy Miller
5. Willie McVie
6. Gregor Stevens
7. Peter Marinello
8. Willie Pettigrew
9. Colin McAdam
10. Stewart MacLaren
11. Ian Purdie

Bench
12. Walter Smith
14. Billy Kirkwood
12. Jimmy O'Rourke
14. Tommy O'Neill

Substitutions
Billy Kirkwood for John Bourke (78)
Tommy O'Neill for Peter Marinello (45)
Jimmy O'Rourke for Stewart MacLaren (70)

Cautions
None. Willie McVie (26)

Red Cards
None. None.
Match Officials

Brian McGinlay (Glasgow) (Referee)


Match Report


This match has no report.



Squad Statistics (as at September 24th, 1977)


1977-78 All Time
Age
Hamish McAlpine (GK)29 11 - 2883
Paul Hegarty23 11211826
Frank Kopel28 11 - 2397
Andy Rolland34 9141537
Dave Narey21 11115414
Gordon G Wallace34 1033716
Bobby Robinson26 8181
George Fleming29 9222723
Paul Sturrock20 1159533
Graeme Payne21 9 - 1276
John Bourke23 2222
Billy Kirkwood (sub)19 93134


League Table (as at September 24th, 1977)


Pld W D L +/- Pts
1. Aberdeen 6 5 1 0 +7 11
2. DUNDEE UTD 6 4 2 0 +7 10
3. Motherwell 6 3 1 2 +5 7
4. Rangers 6 3 1 2 +3 7
5. Hibernian 6 3 1 2 +3 7
6. St Mirren 6 2 2 2 +2 6
7. Partick Th 6 2 1 3 -3 5
8. Celtic 6 1 1 4 -3 3
9. Ayr Utd 6 1 1 4 -9 3
10. Clydebank 6 0 1 5 -12 1

League results since United's last match
24th September 1977
Aberdeen2-1Partick Th
Celtic1-0Clydebank
Dundee Utd3-2Motherwell
Hibernian2-0St Mirren
Rangers2-0Ayr Utd