Celtic 1 - 1 Dundee Utd

League - Premier Division
Tuesday, December 27th, 1983, 3:00 PM at Parkhead
Attendance: 25,982
Referee: David Syme (Rutherglen)
Celtic Dundee Utd

Brian McClair (45) Eamonn Bannon (pen.) (68)

Team Managers
David Hay Jim McLean

Starting Eleven
Pat Bonner
Danny McGrain
Mark Reid
Roy Aitken
Tom McAdam
Graeme Sinclair
John Colquhoun
Paul McStay
Frank McGarvey
Murdo MacLeod
Brian McClair
Hamish McAlpine
Maurice Malpas
Paul Hegarty
Derek Stark
Richard Gough
John Holt
Eamonn Bannon
Ralph Milne
Billy Kirkwood
Davie Dodds
Paul Sturrock

Jim Dobbin
Willie McStay
Dave Beaumont
Tommy Coyne

Jim Dobbin for Tom McAdam (45)
Willie McStay for John Colquhoun (72)
Tommy Coyne for Ralph Milne (61)

Brian McClair
Tom McAdam
Graeme Sinclair
Billy Kirkwood

Red Cards
None. None.
Appearances & Goals To Date
Hamish McAlpine (GK) 608 apps3 goals
Maurice Malpas 102 apps2 goals
Paul Hegarty 433 apps61 goals
Derek Stark 224 apps8 goals
Richard Gough 129 apps18 goals
John Holt 262 apps22 goals
Eamonn Bannon 218 apps60 goals
Ralph Milne 185 apps59 goals
Billy Kirkwood 296 apps61 goals
Davie Dodds 258 apps110 goals
Paul Sturrock 377 apps118 goals
Tommy Coyne (sub) 7 apps -

Starting Lineup
Youngest Player:Maurice Malpas (21 years 151 days)
Oldest Player:Hamish McAlpine (35 years 349 days)
Average Player Age:26 years 33 days
Domestic Players:11 (100.00 % of starting eleven)

Matchday Squad
Youngest Player:Dave Beaumont (20 years 22 days)
Oldest Player:Hamish McAlpine (35 years 349 days)
Average Player Age:25 years 89 days
Domestic Players:12 (92.31 % of matchday squad)

First Team Debuts


In driving wind and rain Davie Hay's side boss the first half but United come back in the second. McClair sweeps in a Colquhoun cross. Aitken impedes Coyne and Bannon converts the soft penalty award. McClair, McAdam, Sinclair and Kirkwood are all booked in a robust encounter.

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