1950–51 Dundee F.C. season

The 1950–51 season was the forty-ninth season in which Dundee competed at a Scottish national level, playing in Division A, where the club would finish in 3rd place.[1] Dundee would also compete in both the Scottish Cup and the Scottish League Cup. They would fail to make it out of the group stages in the League Cup, but would make it to the Quarter-finals in the Scottish Cup.[2]

Dundee
1950–51 season
Division A3rd
Scottish CupQuarter-finals
League CupGroup Stage
Top goalscorerLeague: Billy Steel (7)
All: Alf Boyd (9)

Scottish Division AEdit

Statistics provided by Dee Archive.[2]

Match Day Date Opponent H/A Score Dundee Scorer(s) Attendance
1 9 September Heart of Midlothian H 1–0 Gunn 25,000
2 16 September Rangers A 0–0 40,000
3 23 September Aberdeen H 2–0 Steel, Toner 34,000
4 30 September Greenock Morton A 3–2 Mitchell (o.g.), Steel, Boyd
5 7 October Falkirk H 2–0 Toner 24,000
6 14 October Clyde A 1–2 Gunn
7 21 October Celtic A 0–0 30,000
8 28 October Partick Thistle H 3–2 Steel, Boyd, Gerrie
9 4 November Raith Rovers A 1–0 Gerrie
10 11 November Motherwell H 0–0
11 18 November Third Lanark A 0–2
12 25 November St Mirren H 5–0 Christie (2), Pattillo (2), Boyd
13 2 December Hibernian A 0–2 9,000
14 9 December East Fife A 3–1 Williams, Hill, Pattillo
15 16 December Airdrieonians H 3–0 Steel (2), Boyd
16 23 December Heart of Midlothian A 1–1 Pattillo 22,147
17 30 December Rangers H 2–0 Gunn, Ewen 37,400
18 1 January Aberdeen A 0–1 30,000
19 2 January Greenock Morton H 2–1 Ziesing, Ewen
20 6 January Falkirk A 1–2 Ziesing
21 20 January Celtic H 3–1 Boyd (2), Ziesing 28,000
22 17 February Motherwell A 2–0 Copland, Shaw (o.g.)
23 24 February Third Lanark H 2–1 Ewen, Andrews
24 3 March St Mirren A 2–2 Ewen, Irvine
25 17 March East Fife H 2–4 Ewen, Williams
26 24 March Airdrieonians A 0–2
27 31 March Clyde H 1–1 Steel
28 2 April Raith Rovers A 2–0 Williams, Hill
29 7 April Hibernian H 2–2 Hill, Steel 21,000
30 28 April Partick Thistle A 1–1 Andrews

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Hibernian 30 22 4 4 78 26 +52 48
2 Rangers 30 17 4 9 64 37 +27 38
3 Dundee 30 15 8 7 47 30 +17 38
4 Heart of Midlothian 30 16 5 9 72 45 +27 37
5 Aberdeen 30 15 5 10 61 50 +11 35
Source: RSSSF

Scottish League CupEdit

Statistics provided by Dee Archive.[2]

Group 2Edit

Match Day Date Opponent H/A Score Dundee Scorer(s) Attendance
1 12 August Hibernian A 0–2
2 16 August Falkirk H 1–2 Follon
3 19 August St Mirren H 3–1 Gerrie, Rattray (2)
4 26 August Hibernian H 0–2
5 30 August Falkirk A 2–1 Rattray, Gerrie
6 2 September St Mirren A 1–3 Boyd

Group 2 tableEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GR Pts
Hibernian 6 6 0 0 24 4 6.000 12
St Mirren 6 2 1 3 7 16 0.438 5
Dundee 6 2 0 4 7 11 0.636 4
Falkirk 6 1 1 4 8 15 0.533 3

Scottish CupEdit

Statistics provided by Dee Archive.

Match Day Date Opponent H/A Score Dundee Scorer(s) Attendance
1st round 27 January Dundee United H 2–2 Boyd, Ewen 38,000
1R replay 31 January Dundee United A 1–0 Steel 22,000
2nd round 10 February St Johnstone A 3–1 Boyd, Christie, Ewen
Quarter-finals 10 March Raith Rovers H 1–2 Christie

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Match results". deearchive.co.uk. Retrieved 9 February 2021.
  2. ^ a b c "Results for Dundee for 1950-51". londonhearts.com. Retrieved 9 February 2021.

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