Danny Griffin Player Profile




Playing Seasons


ALL League Cups
Season
2003-04 10 (4) 14 0 1 0 9 (4) 0 1 0
2002-03 16 (1) 17 1 2 0 16 (1) 1 - -
2001-02 34 34 3 4 0 29 2 5 1
2000-01 22 22 1 0 0 18 1 4 0
Totals: 82 (5) 5 72 (5) 4 10 (0) 1

ALL = Combined first team appearances
League/Cups = First team starts (sub appearances)
Cln = Clean Sheets | CtGR = Clean Sheets to Games Ratio

 Recent First Team Starts
Dec 23rd, 2003 23/12/03 SPL vs. Partick Th (H) 0 - 0
Oct 4th, 2003 04/10/03 SPL vs. Motherwell (H) 0 - 2
Sep 27th, 2003 27/09/03 SPL vs. Kilmarnock (H) 1 - 1
Sep 23rd, 2003 23/09/03 2nd Round vs. Morton (H) 3 - 1
Sep 20th, 2003 20/09/03 SPL vs. Partick Th (A) 2 - 0

 Recent First Team Goals
Apr 5th, 2003 05/04/03 SPL vs. Hearts (A) 1 - 2
Oct 13th, 2001 13/10/01 SPL vs. Hibernian (H) 3 - 1
Sep 25th, 2001 25/09/01 2nd Round vs. Dumbarton (H) 3 - 0
Aug 11th, 2001 11/08/01 SPL vs. St Johnstone (A) 1 - 0
Apr 4th, 2001 04/04/01 SPL vs. Aberdeen (A) 1 - 4

 List of Goals Scored (click to expand)
Apr 5th, 2003 05/04/03 SPL vs. Hearts (A) 1 - 2 (40')
Oct 13th, 2001 13/10/01 SPL vs. Hibernian (H) 3 - 1 (84')
Sep 25th, 2001 25/09/01 2nd Round vs. Dumbarton (H) 3 - 0 (50')
Aug 11th, 2001 11/08/01 SPL vs. St Johnstone (A) 1 - 0 (39')
Apr 4th, 2001 04/04/01 SPL vs. Aberdeen (A) 1 - 4 (12')

 List of Games Played (click to expand)
Dec 27th, 2003 27/12/03 SPL vs. Kilmarnock (A) 2 - 0 (sub)
Dec 23rd, 2003 23/12/03 SPL vs. Partick Th (H) 0 - 0
Dec 13th, 2003 13/12/03 SPL vs. Livingston (H) 2 - 0 (sub)
Nov 8th, 2003 08/11/03 SPL vs. Hibernian (A) 2 - 2 (sub)
Oct 18th, 2003 18/10/03 SPL vs. Aberdeen (A) 1 - 0 (sub)
Oct 4th, 2003 04/10/03 SPL vs. Motherwell (H) 0 - 2
Sep 27th, 2003 27/09/03 SPL vs. Kilmarnock (H) 1 - 1
Sep 23rd, 2003 23/09/03 2nd Round vs. Morton (H) 3 - 1
Sep 20th, 2003 20/09/03 SPL vs. Partick Th (A) 2 - 0
Sep 13th, 2003 13/09/03 SPL vs. Livingston (A) 0 - 0
Aug 31st, 2003 31/08/03 SPL vs. Rangers (H) 1 - 3
Aug 23rd, 2003 23/08/03 SPL vs. Hearts (A) 0 - 3
Aug 16th, 2003 16/08/03 SPL vs. Celtic (A) 0 - 5
Aug 9th, 2003 09/08/03 SPL vs. Hibernian (H) 1 - 2
May 24th, 2003 24/05/03 SPL vs. Aberdeen (H) 0 - 2
May 17th, 2003 17/05/03 SPL vs. Partick Th (A) 1 - 0
May 10th, 2003 10/05/03 SPL vs. Livingston (A) 2 - 1
May 3rd, 2003 03/05/03 SPL vs. Motherwell (A) 2 - 2
Apr 24th, 2003 24/04/03 SPL vs. Hibernian (H) 1 - 2
Apr 13th, 2003 13/04/03 SPL vs. Rangers (H) 1 - 4
Apr 5th, 2003 05/04/03 SPL vs. Hearts (A) 1 - 2
Mar 15th, 2003 15/03/03 SPL vs. Livingston (H) 0 - 1 (sub)
Sep 28th, 2002 28/09/02 SPL vs. Rangers (H) 0 - 3
Sep 21st, 2002 21/09/02 SPL vs. Hearts (A) 0 - 2
Sep 14th, 2002 14/09/02 SPL vs. Dunfermline (H) 1 - 2
Sep 11th, 2002 11/09/02 SPL vs. Aberdeen (A) 2 - 1
Aug 31st, 2002 31/08/02 SPL vs. Dundee (H) 0 - 0
Aug 25th, 2002 25/08/02 SPL vs. Motherwell (H) 1 - 1
Aug 17th, 2002 17/08/02 SPL vs. Celtic (A) 0 - 5
Aug 10th, 2002 10/08/02 SPL vs. Kilmarnock (H) 1 - 2
Aug 3rd, 2002 03/08/02 SPL vs. Partick Th (A) 0 - 0
May 12th, 2002 12/05/02 SPL vs. Kilmarnock (A) 2 - 2
Apr 13th, 2002 13/04/02 SPL vs. Motherwell (H) 1 - 0
Mar 23rd, 2002 23/03/02 SPL vs. Hibernian (H) 1 - 2
Mar 16th, 2002 16/03/02 SPL vs. Celtic (A) 0 - 1
Mar 9th, 2002 09/03/02 SPL vs. Hearts (A) 2 - 1
Mar 6th, 2002 06/03/02 5th Round Replay vs. Ayr Utd (A) 0 - 2
Mar 3rd, 2002 03/03/02 SPL vs. Rangers (H) 0 - 1
Feb 23rd, 2002 23/02/02 5th Round vs. Ayr Utd (H) 2 - 2
Feb 16th, 2002 16/02/02 SPL vs. Aberdeen (A) 0 - 4
Feb 9th, 2002 09/02/02 SPL vs. Livingston (A) 1 - 1
Dec 26th, 2001 26/12/01 SPL vs. Hearts (H) 0 - 2
Dec 22nd, 2001 22/12/01 SPL vs. Rangers (A) 2 - 3
Dec 15th, 2001 15/12/01 SPL vs. Aberdeen (H) 1 - 1
Dec 8th, 2001 08/12/01 SPL vs. Livingston (H) 0 - 0
Dec 1st, 2001 01/12/01 SPL vs. Kilmarnock (A) 0 - 2
Nov 27th, 2001 27/11/01 Quarter Final vs. Hibernian (A) 0 - 2
Nov 24th, 2001 24/11/01 SPL vs. Dunfermline (A) 1 - 1
Nov 17th, 2001 17/11/01 SPL vs. St Johnstone (H) 2 - 1
Nov 10th, 2001 10/11/01 SPL vs. Dunfermline (H) 0 - 2
Nov 3rd, 2001 03/11/01 SPL vs. Dundee (A) 1 - 1
Oct 27th, 2001 27/10/01 SPL vs. Motherwell (H) 1 - 1
Oct 20th, 2001 20/10/01 SPL vs. Celtic (A) 1 - 5
Oct 13th, 2001 13/10/01 SPL vs. Hibernian (H) 3 - 1
Oct 9th, 2001 09/10/01 3rd Round vs. St Johnstone (H) 3 - 2
Sep 29th, 2001 29/09/01 SPL vs. Hearts (A) 2 - 1
Sep 25th, 2001 25/09/01 2nd Round vs. Dumbarton (H) 3 - 0
Sep 22nd, 2001 22/09/01 SPL vs. Rangers (H) 1 - 6
Sep 15th, 2001 15/09/01 SPL vs. Aberdeen (A) 1 - 2
Sep 8th, 2001 08/09/01 SPL vs. Livingston (A) 0 - 2
Aug 26th, 2001 26/08/01 SPL vs. Kilmarnock (H) 0 - 2
Aug 18th, 2001 18/08/01 SPL vs. Dunfermline (H) 3 - 2
Aug 11th, 2001 11/08/01 SPL vs. St Johnstone (A) 1 - 0
Aug 4th, 2001 04/08/01 SPL vs. Motherwell (A) 0 - 0
Jul 28th, 2001 28/07/01 SPL vs. Dundee (H) 2 - 2
May 20th, 2001 20/05/01 SPL vs. Aberdeen (A) 2 - 1
May 12th, 2001 12/05/01 SPL vs. St Johnstone (A) 3 - 2
May 6th, 2001 06/05/01 SPL vs. Dunfermline (H) 1 - 0
Apr 28th, 2001 28/04/01 SPL vs. Motherwell (H) 1 - 0
Apr 23rd, 2001 23/04/01 SPL vs. St Mirren (A) 1 - 2
Apr 15th, 2001 15/04/01 Semi Final vs. Celtic (N) 1 - 3
Apr 7th, 2001 07/04/01 SPL vs. Hearts (H) 1 - 1
Apr 4th, 2001 04/04/01 SPL vs. Aberdeen (A) 1 - 4
Mar 31st, 2001 31/03/01 SPL vs. Rangers (A) 2 - 0
Mar 17th, 2001 17/03/01 SPL vs. Aberdeen (H) 1 - 1
Mar 11th, 2001 11/03/01 5th Round vs. Rangers (H) 1 - 0
Mar 3rd, 2001 03/03/01 SPL vs. St Mirren (H) 4 - 0
Feb 24th, 2001 24/02/01 SPL vs. Kilmarnock (A) 0 - 0
Feb 17th, 2001 17/02/01 4th Round vs. Motherwell (A) 2 - 0
Feb 10th, 2001 10/02/01 SPL vs. Dunfermline (A) 1 - 3
Feb 3rd, 2001 03/02/01 SPL vs. St Johnstone (H) 1 - 1
Jan 31st, 2001 31/01/01 SPL vs. Dundee (A) 3 - 2
Jan 27th, 2001 27/01/01 3rd Round vs. Montrose (A) 2 - 0
Jan 2nd, 2001 02/01/01 SPL vs. Motherwell (H) 2 - 0
Dec 30th, 2000 30/12/00 SPL vs. Hibernian (A) 0 - 1
Dec 26th, 2000 26/12/00 SPL vs. Celtic (H) 0 - 4
Dec 23rd, 2000 23/12/00 SPL vs. Hearts (A) 1 - 3


Competition History


Comp
LGE 72 (5) 4 5 0
SC 6 0 1 0
LC 4 1 1 0
Totals: 82 (5) 5

 Apps = First Team Appearances (Sub Appearances) | Gls = Goals
 Cln = Clean Sheets | CtGR = Clean Sheets to Games Ratio
 Yel = Yellow Cards/Cautions | Red = Red Cards/Dismissals


Biography


Danny was a Northern Ireland schools, youth, Under-21 and 'B' international and went on to become a full international with 29 caps. He was with St Johnstone for almost seven years and then signed for United. His debut was delayed for several months because of injury but he became a regular in the line up and Club captain. Danny was plagued by injury in his last two seasons at Tannadice, and in January 2004 he left to join Stockport County.

Last updated on Wednesday, September 30th, 2020 by B Orr.

Squad Numbers


16

Season:
2000-01

16

Season:
2001-02

4

Season:
2002-03

2

Season:
2003-04





Debut

December 23rd, 2000
Heart of Midlothian 3 - 1 Dundee United

League (SPL)


International Career (Northern Ireland)


Caps: 29

Goals: 1

International Debut: May 29th, 1996 v. Germany

Capped at all youth levels up to Under-21s for Northern Ireland, the then 18 year-old St Johnstone defender made his international debut in a friendly against the Germany in May 1996. He became a regular in the national sides line-up from 1997, scoring a famous winner over the Republic of Ireland at Lansdowne Road in May 1999. In July 2000 he followed his St Johnstone manager Paul Sturrock to Tannadice, where he continued his international career, winning 16 of his 29 caps as a Dundee United player. After leaving United, he made only one more international appearance, with his last cap being against Norway in February 2004.

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Timeline


  • Date of Birth


    Danny was born on this date in Belfast, Northern Ireland.


  • International Debut


    Danny earned his first International cap for Northern Ireland, playing against Germany.


  • Signed For Dundee United


  • First Team Debut

    Hearts 3 - 1 Dundee United
    League (SPL)

    Visits toTynecastle Park have not been that enjoyable in recent seasons with some notable exceptions, not least, our victory there last season. In this game, right from the start, it was clear that th


  • First Goal

    Aberdeen 4 - 1 Dundee United
    League (SPL)

    With both United and Aberdeen showing much improved form recently, this rearranged match was eagerly anticipated by both sets of supporters. After the outstanding 2-0 win over Rangers at Ibrox, there


  • 50th Appearance

  • 50th League Appearance

    Celtic 5 - 0 Dundee United
    League (SPL)

    Having come into the side the week prior, Derek Lilley dropped back to the bench in favour of Hasney Aljofree for United's first visit to Celtic Park of the season.It was backs-to-the-wall fro


  • Last Goal

    Hearts 2 - 1 Dundee United
    League (SPL)

    United were the better side in the opening twenty minutes and Latapy was getting the better of a nervous Hearts side, but chances were few and far between for both sides in the early stages. Hearts be


  • Last Appearance

    Kilmarnock 0 - 2 Dundee United
    League (SPL)

    United made the long trip to Kilmarnock today and scored a goal in each half to grab all three points and move up three places in the league to seventh. There were two changes from the eleven who star