St Johnstone 1
Dundee Utd 2
League (Premier Division)


St Johnstone 

1 - 2

Dundee Utd


League (Premier Division)
Saturday, January 7th, 1984
Muirton Park. Att. 5,066
3:00 PM Kick-off


Goalscorers
Gordon Scott (82) Davie Dodds (31)
Davie Dodds (41)

Team Managers
Alex Rennie Jim McLean

Starting Eleven
Roy Baines
Rab Kilgour
Don McVicar
Alan Lyons
Alex Caldwell
Drew Rutherford
Ian Gibson
Ray Blair
Gordon Scott
Jim Morton
Stuart Beedie
Hamish McAlpine .1
Derek Stark .2
Maurice Malpas .3
Richard Gough .4
Paul Hegarty .5
Dave Narey .6
Eamonn Bannon .7
Ralph Milne .8
Dave Beaumont .9
Paul Sturrock .10
Davie Dodds .11

Bench
Drew Brannigan
John Kennedy
John Holt .12
Alex Taylor .14

Substitutions
Drew Brannigan for Rab Kilgour (63) John Holt for Paul Sturrock (87)

Cautions
Stuart Beedie None.

Red Cards
None. None.

Match Officials

George Smith (Edinburgh) (Referee)



Match Report


United stay in touch with the top of the table, but only just, as McAlpine saves a Morton penalty.

Dodds was the hero, heading in a Beaumont cross at the far post and then diving to head in, when supplied by Sturrock. Scott converts a Blair cross for home consolation.



Squad Statistics (as at January 7th, 1984)


1983-84 All Time
Age
Hamish McAlpine (GK)35 31 - 6103
Maurice Malpas21 28 - 1042
Derek Stark25 2142269
Dave Beaumont20 3 - 3 -
Richard Gough21 30713118
Paul Hegarty29 31443562
Dave Narey27 28 - 47934
Ralph Milne22 291118659
Eamonn Bannon25 31822060
Paul Sturrock27 5 - 379118
Davie Dodds25 3017260112
John Holt (sub)27 30226422






League Table (as at January 7th, 1984)


No league table has been added for this season.