The Dundee United Football Club Historical Archive. Preserving United History Since 2006.
This was the beginning of United's promotion drive. Gibby Ormond, brother of the late Willie, had just been signed from Airdrie and he helped United coast to a relatively comfortable 4-1 win at Coatbridge. Willie McDonald, Jim Irvine, Dennis Gillespie and newcomer, Gibby Ormond, got the all-important goals that kept United tucked in behind Second Division leaders St Johnstone.