Nostalgia In Numbers: Dundee United 86/87

Who? – Dundee United Football Club

What? – 1986/87 Euro Cup and Scottish Cup Finalists

Where? – Dundee, Northern Scotland and across Europe

When? – September 1986 – May 1987

1986/87 Scottish Cup Run:

Round 3: Dundee United 1-1 Airdrieonians (Gallacher)

Round 3 Replay: Airdrieonians 1-2 Dundee United (Ferguson, Gallacher)

Round 4: Brechin City 0–1 Dundee United (Gallacher)

Quarter Final: Dundee United 2-2 Forfar Athletic (Malpas, Ferguson)

Quarter Final Replay: Forfar Athletic 0–2 Dundee United (Holt, Ferguson)

Semi Final Dundee United 3–2 Dundee (Ferguson (2), Hegarty)

Final: Dundee United 0-1 St Mirren

1986/87 Euro Cup Run:

Round 1 Leg 1: Lens 1–0 Dundee United

Round 1 Leg 2: Dundee United 2-0 Lens (Milne, Coyne)

Round 2 Leg 1: Dundee United 3-0 Universitatea Craiova (Redford (2), Clark)

Round 2 Leg 2: Universitatea Craiova 1-0 Dundee United

Round 3 Leg 1: Dundee United 2-0 Hajduk Split (McInally, Clark)

Round 3 Leg 2: Hajduk Split 0-0 Dundee United

Quarter Final Leg 1: Dundee United 1-0 Barcelona (Gallacher)

Quarter Final Leg 2: Barcelona 1-2 Dundee United (Clark, Ferguson)

Semi Final Leg 1: Dundee United 0-0 Borussia Monchengladbach

Semi Final Leg 2: Borussia Monchengladbach 0-2 Dundee United (Ferguson, Redford)

Final Leg 1: Gothenburg 1–0 Dundee United

Final Leg 2: Dundee United 1-1 Gothenburg (Clark)

Dundee United Top Goalscorers (Scottish Cup/Euro Cup):

  1. Iain Ferguson – 7 (5/2)
  2. Kevin Gallacher – 4 (3/1)
  3. John Clark – 4 (0/4)

Dundee United Scottish Cup and Euro Cup Appearance Makers:

Billy Thornton, Alan Main

Maurice Malpas, Dave Narey, John Clark, Dave Beaumont, Paul Hegarty, John Holt, Gary McGinnis, Chris Sulley

Ian Redford, Jim McInally, Eamonn Bannon, Billy Kirkwood, Paul Kinnaird, Dave Bowman, Alan Irvine, Billy McKinlay, Ralph Milne

Iain Ferguson, Kevin Gallacher, Paul Sturrock, Tommy Coyne

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