Celtic 1
Dundee Utd 0
League (Premier Division)


Celtic 

1 - 0

Dundee Utd


League (Premier Division)
Saturday, December 24th, 1977
Parkhead. Att. 20,246
3:00 PM Kick-off


Goalscorers
Johannes Edvaldsson (82) None.

Team Managers
Jock Stein Jim McLean

Starting Eleven
1. Peter Latchford
2. Joe Filippi
3. Andy Lynch
4. Roy Aitken
5. Roddie MacDonald
6. John Dowie
7. Johnny Doyle
8. Johannes Edvaldsson
9. Tom McAdam
10. Joe Craig
11. Alfie Conn
Hamish McAlpine .1
Andy Rolland .2
Frank Kopel .3
Alex Rennie .4
Paul Hegarty .5
Dave Narey .6
Paul Sturrock .7
Billy Kirkwood .8
Gordon G Wallace .9
George Fleming .10
Graeme Payne .11

Bench
12. Paul Wilson
14. Ronnie Glavin
Gordon G Wallace .12
Derek Addison .14

Substitutions
Paul Wilson for Alfie Conn (57) Derek Addison for Gordon G Wallace (45)

Cautions
None. Billy Kirkwood (80)

Red Cards
None. None.

Match Officials

Tommy Muirhead (Stenhousemuir) (Referee)



Match Report


This match has no report.



Squad Statistics (as at December 24th, 1977)


1977-78 All Time
Age
Hamish McAlpine (GK)29 28 - 3053
Frank Kopel28 27 - 2557
Alex Rennie29 10 - 721
Paul Hegarty23 28513529
Andy Rolland35 26143237
Dave Narey21 28117114
George Fleming29 24424225
Gordon G Wallace34 2164819
Billy Kirkwood19 228269
Paul Sturrock21 26711035
Graeme Payne21 26 - 1446
Derek Addison (sub)22 191453


League Table (as at December 24th, 1977)


Pld W D L +/- Pts
1. Rangers 18 12 3 3 +19 27
2. Aberdeen 19 10 4 5 +14 24
3. Partick Th 18 10 3 5 +3 23
4. United 18 7 5 6 +7 19
5. Celtic 17 8 3 6 +5 19
6. St Mirren 18 7 4 7 +1 18
7. Hibernian 18 7 2 9 -2 16
8. Motherwell 19 5 4 10 -6 14
9. Ayr Utd 18 5 3 10 -16 13
10. Clydebank 17 2 3 12 -25 7

League results since United's last match
24th December 1977
Aberdeen4-0Rangers
Celtic1-0Dundee Utd
Hibernian2-1Motherwell
Partick Th4-1Ayr Utd
St Mirren2-0Clydebank