All-Time Records


Played Won Drawn Lost Scored Conceded Goal Diff
4389 1753
(39.9%)
984
(22.4%)
1612
(36.7%)
7413
(1.69 pg)
7043
(1.60 pg)
+370

Top Scorers
Peter McKay
(203 goals)


Peter was signed from Newburgh. His goal scoring record at United is unlikely ever to be beaten. In seven years at Tannadice he was a regular in the line up and top scorer...

Paul Sturrock (171 goals)
Davie Dodds (150 goals)
Ian Mitchell (133 goals)
Duncan Hutchison (122 goals)
Dennis Gillespie (115 goals)
Johnny Coyle (112 goals)
Arthur Milne (109 goals)
Frank Quinn (109 goals)
Eamonn Bannon (108 goals)
Most Appearances
Dave Narey
(872 appearances)


Narey was a local lad, born and raised in Dundee and was educated at St John's RC High School. He was signed by United on an Schoolboys form in 1972 a...

Maurice Malpas (830 apps)
Paul Hegarty (707 apps)
Hamish McAlpine (688 apps)
Doug Smith (628 apps)
Paul Sturrock (575 apps)
Dennis Gillespie (455 apps)
Andy Rolland (440 apps)
Eamonn Bannon (440 apps)
Dave Bowman (429 apps)
Biggest Win
Dundee United 14 - 0 Nithsdale Wan.
Jan 17th, 1931

Biggest League Win
Dundee United 12 - 1 East Stirling
Apr 13th, 1936

Heaviest Defeat
Motherwell 12 - 1 Dundee United
Jan 23rd, 1954

Attendances at Tannadice
Highest (All-Time): Highest (League):
28,000 vs. Barcelona
Nov 16th, 1966
24,264 vs. Rangers
Apr 21st, 1979

Most Goals In A Game
Albert Juliussen - 6 goals
Nov 15th, 1941

Most Goals In A Season
Johnny Coyle - 43 goals (1955-56)
1.00 goal per game

Most League Goals In A Season
Johnny Coyle - 40 goals (1955-56)
1.11 goals per game

Highest Transfer Fee Paid
Steven Pressley - £750,000
Jul 24th, 1995