Dundee Utd 4 - 0 Motherwell

League - Premier Division
Wednesday, October 8th, 1986, 7:30 PM at Tannadice Park
Attendance: 5,740
Referee: Jim McCluskey (Stewarton)
Dundee Utd  Motherwell

Goalscorers
Iain Ferguson (24)
John Philliben (o.g.) (28)
Tommy Coyne (74)
Fraser Wishart (o.g.) (76)
None.

Team Managers
Jim McLean
Tommy McLean

Starting Eleven
Billy Thomson
Paul Hegarty
Gary McGinnis
Dave Beaumont
Maurice Malpas
Eamonn Bannon
Jim McInally
Dave Bowman
Paul Sturrock
Iain Ferguson
Kevin Gallacher
John Gardiner
Fraser Wishart
Derek Murray
John Philliben
Alex Kennedy
Tommy Boyd
Andy Walker
Ray Farningham
John Reilly
Brian Wright
Paul Smith

Substitutes
Ian Redford
Tommy Coyne
Gordon Mair
Crawford Baptie

Substitutions
Tommy Coyne for Iain Ferguson (46)
Ian Redford for Jim McInally (81)
Gordon Mair for Derek Murray (58)
Crawford Baptie for Ray Farningham (79)

Bookings
None. None.

Red Cards
None. None.
Appearances & Goals To Date
Billy Thomson (GK) 70 apps -
Paul Hegarty 580 apps77 goals
Gary McGinnis 35 apps1 goal
Dave Beaumont 60 apps2 goals
Maurice Malpas 251 apps8 goals
Eamonn Bannon 359 apps96 goals
Jim McInally 5 apps -
Dave Bowman 12 apps -
Paul Sturrock 510 apps158 goals
Iain Ferguson 10 apps12 goals
Kevin Gallacher 38 apps9 goals
Ian Redford (sub) 58 apps13 goals
Tommy Coyne (sub) 68 apps14 goals

Starting Lineup
Youngest Player:Kevin Gallacher (19 years 324 days)
Oldest Player:Paul Hegarty (32 years 83 days)
Average Player Age:25 years 125 days
Domestic Players:11 (100.00 % of starting eleven)

Matchday Squad
Youngest Player:Kevin Gallacher (19 years 324 days)
Oldest Player:Paul Hegarty (32 years 83 days)
Average Player Age:25 years 118 days
Domestic Players:12 (92.31 % of matchday squad)

First Team Debuts

Milestones

Two own goals helped United to their biggest home win of the season so far. In the first half Iain Ferguson opened the scoring in the 24th minute, closely followed by Unitedís second when the first of the Own Goalís was converted by John Philliben.

The second half saw United dominant again and two goals in four minutes sealed the game. Tommy Coyne scored the third and then Fraser Wishart scored an own goal to seal the game for the Tangerines.

None.

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