On This Day October 14th (Today)




Matches Played on October 14th


1995 - Dundee Utd 2-1 St Johnstone | League (First Division)

The home debut of Gary McSwegan and Owen Coyle's first appearance after his transfer the day before attracted the highest crowd of the season to Tannadice, but this was a match in which events off the field were to cast a shadow over proceedings. Early on Saints had the better of the exchanges and the United goal survived a major let off in the seventh minute. A cut-back from Twaddle was touched on by John O'Neil, but Ally Maxwell blocked his effort. The ball ran loose to George O'Boyle whose fl...


1978 - Dundee Utd 1-0 Celtic | League (Premier Division)

United were unchanged from the midweek draw at Ibrox, although there was a reshuffle of the starting eleven. Walter Smith dropped back to defence, with Dave Narey pushing forward to a central midfield role, and George Fleming was used in an unfamiliar centre forward position.A sensational opening burst saw United take the lead in the first minute. After good play from Derek Addison and Billy Kirkwood, United's full-backs combined, with Frank Kopel co...


1989 - Rangers 2-1 Dundee Utd | League (Premier Division)

After the excellent display against Aberdeen, the reversal at Ibrox was disappointing not only in the context of the result but also the performance. The evidence of what was about to transpire certainly wasn't available in the opening ten minutes when we took control of the game, without admittedly causing any threat to Chris Woods in the Ibrox goal. For the remainder of the game, Rangers dominated, but despite that Rangers too failed to create the number of chances their play merited. ...


2017 - Livingston 2-0 Dundee Utd | League (Championship)

United’s recent good run came to an abrupt end with a desperately disappointing defeat at the Tony Macaroni Arena against Livingston. The defeat saw United slip to fourth place in the league, being overtaken by their newly promoted opponents.United were unchanged from their last league game, the 3-1 victory over Dunfermline, and around 1300 Arabs travelled to West Lothian in the hope of a similar performance. They were to be disappointed.Any optimism from the United fans was punc...


2006 - Dundee Utd 1-4 Celtic | League (SPL)

Whilst United were well in the game at half time with the teams going in level at 1-1, three goals in twelve minutes after the re-start gave Celtic a comfortable victory.Noel Hunt had put United in front with an excellent strike after five minutes only for Nakamura to cancel out United’s lead on the stroke of half time. The Japanese international scored twice more to complete his hat-trick with Vennegoor of Hesselink completing United’s misery.United started with one change from ...



WDL Competitive Statistics for October 14th


Venue Pld Won Drn Lst For Agst
Home 8 5 1 2 17 15
Away 5 1 0 4 8 17
Neutral 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 13 6 1 6 25 32

Players Signed on October 14th



Players Born on October 14th