Dundee Utd 5
Partick Th 2
League (Premier Division)


Dundee Utd
5 - 2
Partick Th 

League (Premier Division)
Saturday, April 29th, 1978
Tannadice Park. Att. 3,646
3:00 PM Kick-off

Goalscorers
Gordon Wallace (16)
Derek Addison (20)
Derek Addison (36)
Ray Stewart (58)
Billy Kirkwood (79)
Colin McAdam (54)
Doug Somner (64)

Team Managers
Jim McLean
Bertie Auld

Starting Eleven
1. Hamish McAlpine
2. Bobby Robinson
3. Ray Stewart
4. George Fleming
5. Paul Hegarty
6. Dave Narey
7. Paul Sturrock
8. Gordon Wallace
9. John Bourke
10. John Holt
11. Derek Addison
Alan Rough .1
Colin McAdam .2
Danny Kellachan .3
Jackie Campbell .4
John Marr .5
Ally Love .6
Denis McQuade .7
Alex O'Hara .8
Doug Somner .9
Jim Melrose .10
John Craig .11

Bench
12. Billy Kirkwood
14. Graeme Payne
Brian Whittaker .12
George Mackie .14

Substitutions
Billy Kirkwood for Gordon Wallace (66)
Graeme Payne for Paul Hegarty (88)
George Mackie for Jim Melrose (55)
Brian Whittaker for Denis McQuade (65)

Cautions
John Holt (31)
Doug Somner (83)

Red Cards
None. Alex O'Hara (63)
Match Officials

W Reid (Aberdeen) (Referee)


Match Report


This match has no report.



Squad Statistics (as at April 29th, 1978)


1977-78 All Time
Age
Hamish McAlpine (GK)30 49 - 3263
Ray Stewart18 7191
Dave Narey21 48119114
Paul Hegarty23 49915633
John Holt21 204534
George Fleming29 451026331
Derek Addison22 296558
Bobby Robinson27 261261
John Bourke24 296296
Paul Sturrock21 46813036
Gordon Wallace29 153153
Billy Kirkwood (sub)19 40114412
Graeme Payne (sub)22 4721658


League Table (as at April 29th, 1978)


Pld W D L +/- Pts
1. Rangers 36 24 7 5 +37 55
2. Aberdeen 36 22 9 5 +39 53
3. DUNDEE UTD 35 16 8 11 +12 40
4. Hibernian 36 15 7 14 +8 37
5. Celtic 36 15 6 15 +9 36
6. Motherwell 36 13 7 16 -7 33
7. Partick Th 36 14 5 17 -12 33
8. St Mirren 36 11 8 17 -11 30
9. Ayr Utd 36 9 6 21 -32 24
10. Clydebank 35 5 7 23 -43 17

League results since United's last match
29th April 1978
Clydebank0-2Ayr Utd
Dundee Utd5-2Partick Th
Hibernian1-1Aberdeen
Rangers2-0Motherwell
St Mirren3-1Celtic