Dundee Utd 1
Ayr Utd 0
League (Premier Division)


Dundee Utd
1 - 0
Ayr Utd 

League (Premier Division)
Saturday, April 15th, 1978
Tannadice Park. Att. 4,170
3:00 PM Kick-off

Goalscorers
Billy Kirkwood (5)
None.

Team Managers
Jim McLean
Willie McLean

Starting Eleven
1. Hamish McAlpine
2. Alex Rennie
3. Frank Kopel
4. George Fleming
5. Paul Hegarty
6. Dave Narey
7. Billy Kirkwood
8. Bobby Robinson
9. Davie Dodds
10. Ray Stewart
11. Graeme Payne
Ian McGiffen .1
Davie Wells .2
Bobby Connor .3
Jim McSherry .4
Rikki Fleming .5
Willie Kelly .6
Walker McCall .7
Brian McLaughlin .8
Gerry Phillips .9
Davie McCulloch .10
Gordon Cramond .11

Bench
12. Paul Sturrock
14. John Bourke
Ian McAllister .12
John Hislop .14

Substitutions
Paul Sturrock for Graeme Payne (45)
John Bourke for Alex Rennie (71)
John Hislop for Bobby Connor (58)
Ian McAllister for Davie Wells (75)

Cautions
None. Willie Kelly (39)

Red Cards
None. None.
Match Officials

Ian Foote (Glasgow) (Referee)


Match Report


This match has no report.



Squad Statistics (as at April 15th, 1978)


1977-78 All Time
Age
Hamish McAlpine (GK)30 45 - 3223
Alex Rennie29 26 - 881
Paul Hegarty23 45915233
Dave Narey21 44118714
Ray Stewart18 3 - 5 -
Frank Kopel29 44 - 2727
Bobby Robinson27 221221
Billy Kirkwood19 36104011
George Fleming29 41925930
Davie Dodds19 102144
Graeme Payne22 4321618
John Bourke (sub)24 256256
Paul Sturrock (sub)21 43812736


League Table (as at April 15th, 1978)


Pld W D L +/- Pts
1. Aberdeen 34 21 8 5 +37 50
2. Rangers 33 21 7 5 +31 49
3. Hibernian 33 15 6 12 +11 36
4. DUNDEE UTD 31 14 8 9 +11 36
5. Motherwell 34 13 7 14 -4 33
6. Celtic 32 13 5 14 +5 31
7. Partick Th 32 12 5 15 -12 29
8. St Mirren 33 10 8 15 -6 28
9. Ayr Utd 33 7 6 20 -34 20
10. Clydebank 31 4 6 21 -39 14

League results since United's last match
15th April 1978
Aberdeen5-0Motherwell
Clydebank0-2Rangers
Dundee Utd1-0Ayr Utd
Hibernian4-1Celtic
Partick Th2-1St Mirren