Moments From The Past
United 2, Celtic 3
Tannadice Park / Sunday, March 8th, 1998
After losing to a last minute goal in the league a month previously you'd have got good odds on the same thing happening again, but that was exactly the finale to this robust cup-tie - Erik Pedersen, unwittingly putting through his own goal in the dying minutes! Prior to that it had been ...
United 2, Hibernian 0
Tannadice Park / Saturday, February 11th, 1984
United recorded their third consecutive league victory over a Hibs side still suffering from that shock Cup exit at the hands of East Fife. It wasn't a vintage United performance with the effects of the long lay-off still apparent. United opened their account when a Davie Dodds header struck the bar ...
Hamish Reaches 500
Saturday, February 6th, 1982
Hamish McAlpine reaches a great milestone of having played 500 first team games for Dundee United. The programme editor joked that the 500 represented the number of cardiac arrest brought on by his exploits outside of goal! Theese 'sorties' were seen to great effect in many outings during the 81/82 season, especially the home Euro ties where Hamish had the extra job as a second sweeper. Explained Hamish, "I honestly do not know when it all started, but I'm glad it did. It helps me get involved i