Dundee vs Dundee United
Venue: Dens Park
Date: 30th July 2017
Referee: Kevin Clancy Linesmen: Douglas Ross, Alan Mulvanny
The very first Dundee Derby in the League Cup ended in a 7-3 win for the Dee back in 1956.
Dundee's seven goals in one match remains the highest scored by either club against each another in any competition.
Jimmy Chalmers scored a hat-trick in that game and remains the only player from both sides to do so in the League Cup.
The last time the clubs met at Dens Park in this cup, a Tommy Coyne goal in extra team booked Dundee’s place in the 1987 Semi-Final with a 2-1 victory.
The highest ever attendance between the sides in the League cup occurred in the 1980 Final at Dens Park when 24,466 witnessed United win 3-0.
The lowest attendance also happened at Dens Park. 10,087 turned up in 1966 to see a sectional tie end 1-1.
Head to Head League Cup Record:
Total Games: 14
Dundee wins: 4
Dundee United Wins: 7
Dundee Goals: 23
Dundee United Goals: 25
Head to Head League Cup Record at Dens Park:
Total Games: 7
Dundee wins: 3
Dundee United Wins: 2
Dundee Goals: 14
Dundee United Goals: 12
Last 5 League Cup games at both grounds:
Lost | Away | Round 3 | 0-1 | September 9th 2014
Won | Away | Round 3 | 2-2** | September 3rd 1996
Won | Home | Quarter Final | 2-1* | September 2nd 1987
Lost | Home | Final | 0-3 | December 6th 1980
Drew | Home | Group 1 | 1-1 | August 27th 1966
Last 5 League Cup games at Dens Park:
Won | 2-1* | Quarter Final | September 2nd 1987
Lost | 0-3 | Final | December 6th 1980
Drew | 1-1 | Group 1 | August 27th 1966
Drew| 0-0 | Group 1 | August 18th 1965
Lost | 2-3 | Group 4 | August 8th 1964 *Dundee won AET **Dundee won 4-2 on Pens Last League Cup Meeting:
Dundee United 1-0 Dundee
Jarosław Fojut (90) The teams that day were: Dundee: Kyle Letheren, Paul McGinn, Gary Irvine, Thomas Konrad, James McPake, Simon Ferry, Martin Boyle, Jim McAlister, Paul McGowan, Greg Stewart, Luka Tankulić Substitutes: Scott Bain, Kevin McBride, Phil Roberts, David Clarkson, Gary Harkins, Cammy Kerr, Craig Wighton
Dundee United: Radoslaw Cierzniak, Jarosław Fojut, Callum Morris, Seán Dillon, Keith Watson, Blair Spittal, Paul Paton, John Rankin, Stuart Armstrong, Ryan Dow, Nadir Çiftçi
Substitutes: Michal Szromnik, Euan Spark, Charlie Telfer, Scott Smith, Gary Mackay-Steven, Chris Erskine, Mario Bilate
Attendance: 13,041 Last League Cup Meeting At Dens Park:
Dundee 2-1 Dundee United
Keith Wright (85) Iain Feguson (7)
Tommy Coyne (98)
The teams that day were:
Dundee: Bobby Geddes, Stuart Forsyth, Tosh McKinlay, Bobby Glennie, Jim Smith. Jim Duffy, Vince Mennie, Rab Shannon, Keith Wright, Tommy Coyne, Ian Angus
Substitutes: Graham Harvey, Ross Jack
Dundee United: Billy Thomson, Dave Narey, Paul Hegarty, John Holt, Maurice Malpas, Ian Redford, Eamonn Bannon, Ian McPhee, Kevin Gallacher, Paul Sturrock, Iain Ferguson
Substitutes: Dave Bowman, Alan Irvine
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