Dundee United v Leith Athletic Head-to-head Record (DUFC Archive)

Leith Athletic

Leith Athletic Football Club are a football club based in the Leith area of Edinburgh, Scotland. It is a member of the East of Scotland Football League. It plays most of its home games at Leith Links. The club was originally formed in 1887 and played in the Scottish Football League in four different spells between 1897 and 1953, but went out of business in 1955. A new club of the same name was formed in 1996, primarily for youth teams. In 2008, it took the place of Edinburgh Athletic in the East of Scotland Football League. United played Leith 39 times between 1910 and 1952.

Please use the tabs below to view the Club's head-to-head record against Leith Athletic, past matches, statistics and player connections.

Venue Pld Won Drn Lst For Agst + / -
Home 19 11 4 4 57 36 +21
Away 20 6 4 10 36 41 -5
Neutral 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 39 17 8 14 93 77 +16

1951/52
Sat, Feb 9th, 1952 Scottish Cup (2nd Round)  (A)  4 - 1   9,250    
1947/48
Sat, Mar 6th, 1948 League (B Division)  (A)  0 - 1   1,500    
Sat, Nov 15th, 1947 League (B Division)  (H)  2 - 1   5,000    
Sat, Sep 6th, 1947 League Cup (Sectional Tie)  (A)  1 - 3   4,500    
Sat, Aug 16th, 1947 League Cup (Sectional Tie)  (H)  2 - 2   5,000  
1941/42
Sat, May 30th, 1942 Wartime (North Eastern - 2nd Series)  (H)  5 - 1   1,000    
Sat, Jan 17th, 1942 Wartime (North Eastern - 2nd Series)  (A)  2 - 2   400    
Sat, Oct 4th, 1941 Wartime (North Eastern - 1st Series)  (A)  5 - 2   1,200    
Sat, Sep 6th, 1941 Wartime (North Eastern - 1st Series)  (H)  1 - 4   3,000    
1938/39
Sat, Mar 11th, 1939 League (Division Two)  (H)  6 - 1   946    
Sat, Dec 3rd, 1938 League (Division Two)  (A)  2 - 0   1,000    
1937/38
Sat, Mar 26th, 1938 League (Division Two)  (A)  0 - 5   500    
Mon, Jan 3rd, 1938 League (Division Two)  (H)  3 - 4   2,000    
1936/37
Sat, Mar 20th, 1937 League (Division Two)  (H)  4 - 2   1,500    
Sat, Dec 5th, 1936 League (Division Two)  (A)  2 - 2   1,000    
1935/36
Sat, Apr 4th, 1936 League (Division Two)  (H)  8 - 2   1,000    
Sat, Nov 16th, 1935 League (Division Two)  (A)  1 - 3   900    
1934/35
Sat, Apr 20th, 1935 League (Division Two)  (A)  0 - 4   500    
Sat, Nov 17th, 1934 League (Division Two)  (H)  2 - 2   3,000    
1933/34
Sat, Mar 10th, 1934 League (Division Two)  (H)  5 - 2   2,500    
Sat, Dec 9th, 1933 League (Division Two)  (A)  5 - 1   2,000    
1932/33
Sat, Apr 8th, 1933 League (Division Two)  (H)  4 - 3   500    
Sat, Nov 26th, 1932 League (Division Two)  (A)  1 - 2   2,000    
1931/32
Sat, Mar 5th, 1932 League (Division One)  (A)  5 - 1   500    
Sat, Oct 24th, 1931 League (Division One)  (H)  0 - 0   5,000    
1928/29
Wed, Mar 13th, 1929 League (Division Two)  (A)  2 - 3   4,000    
Sat, Nov 3rd, 1928 League (Division Two)  (H)  5 - 3   2,000    
1927/28
Sat, Feb 25th, 1928 League (Division Two)  (H)  3 - 1   4,000    
Sat, Oct 22nd, 1927 League (Division Two)  (A)  2 - 0   600    
1914/15
Sat, Nov 21st, 1914 League (Division Two)  (H)  1 - 3   500    
Sat, Sep 26th, 1914 League (Division Two)  (A)  2 - 4   2,000    
1913/14
Sat, Jan 10th, 1914 League (Division Two)  (H)  1 - 1   1,000    
Sat, Aug 30th, 1913 League (Division Two)  (A)  1 - 1   500    
1912/13
Sat, Nov 23rd, 1912 League (Division Two)  (H)  2 - 1   400    
Sat, Aug 24th, 1912 League (Division Two)  (A)  0 - 2   2,000    
1911/12
Sat, Dec 9th, 1911 League (Division Two)  (A)  0 - 3   3,500    
Sat, Aug 26th, 1911 League (Division Two)  (H)  1 - 0   4,000    
1910/11
Sat, Dec 10th, 1910 League (Division Two)  (A)  1 - 1   1,500    
Sat, Aug 20th, 1910 League (Division Two)  (H)  2 - 3   3,000   X
1922/23
Sat, Nov 18th, 1922 Eastern League  (A)   3 - 1    -   X
1915/16
Sat, Apr 8th, 1916 Eastern League Cup (2nd Round)  (H)  0 - 3   -    
Sat, Oct 30th, 1915 Eastern League  (H)   0 - 2    -    
Sat, Sep 25th, 1915 Eastern League  (A)   1 - 2    -    
First Competitive Meeting
Sat, Aug 20th, 1910League (Division Two)
(H) 2 - 3

Most Recent Competitive Meeting
Sat, Feb 9th, 1952Scottish Cup (2nd Round)
(A) 4 - 1

Last 15 Competitive Meetings

4 - 1
(A)

0 - 1
(A)

2 - 1
(H)

1 - 3
(A)

2 - 2
(H)

5 - 1
(H)

2 - 2
(A)

5 - 2
(A)

1 - 4
(H)

6 - 1
(H)

2 - 0
(A)

0 - 5
(A)

3 - 4
(H)

4 - 2
(H)

2 - 2
(A)

Biggest Victories
Sat, Apr 4th, 1936League (Division Two)
(H) 8 - 2

Heaviest Defeats
Sat, Mar 26th, 1938League (Division Two)
(A) 0 - 5

Highest Attendance
Sat, Feb 9th, 1952Scottish Cup (2nd Round)
(A) 9,250

Highest Home Attendance
Sat, Oct 24th, 1931League (Division One)
(H) 5,000

Players used
202

Top Goalscorers
All Competitions
Duncan Hutchison - 8
Willie Ouchterlonie - 7
George A Ross - 6
Albert Juliussen - 6
Arthur Milne - 5
Peter McKay - 5
Dave Skelligan - 4
Laurie Nevins - 3
Bobby Gardiner - 3
Jacky Kay - 3
Willie Linn - 2
Willie Black - 2
William Benzie - 2
John Collins - 2
David Laing - 2
Collie Martin - 2
Andrew Jackson - 2
John Brown - 2
Johnny Hutton - 2
Alex Lister - 1
League Only
Duncan Hutchison - 8
Willie Ouchterlonie - 7
George A Ross - 6
Arthur Milne - 5
Dave Skelligan - 4
Jacky Kay - 3
Willie Linn - 2
William Benzie - 2
John Collins - 2
Collie Martin - 2
Bobby Gardiner - 2
David Laing - 2
Johnny Hutton - 2
Peter McKay - 2
Andrew Jackson - 2
John Brown - 2
Willie Black - 2
Ned MacDonald - 1
Jimmy Dyet - 1
Joe Black - 1

Current Squad vs. Leith Athletic
AppsGls
Allardice, S --
Andreu, T --
Anier, H --
Ballantyne, C --
Bell, C --
Coote, A --
Dillon, S --
Dixon, P --
Donaldson, C --
Durnan, M --
Edjenguélé, W --
Flood, W --
Fraser, S --
Johnson, J --
Kuaté, W --
Mikkelsen, T --
Murdoch, S --
Murray, S --
Nicholls, A --
Obadeyi, T --
Robson, J --
Smith, C --
Smith, B --
Smith, M --
Souttar, H --
Spittal, B --
Taylor, G --
Telfer, C --
Toshney, L --
van der Struijk, F --
van der Velden, N --
Zwick, L --

The following players have played for or been affiliated to both Dundee United and Leith Athletic