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Crest Airdrieonians Sat 17 Dec 1977 15:00
Airdrieonians 2 Hearts 4
First Division 20 of 39
Broomfield Park Airdrie Scotland
2987
Ref: JRS Renton Cowdenbeath

Scorers Willie Gibson 3 ;Jim Black og 18 ;Willie Gibson 21 ;Donald Park 33
Opp Scorers [John McVeigh 60] ;[Joseph Thomas Cairney 62]

Manager Cumulative to date

Manager Type G W D L F A PenW PenL
William Esplin Ormond LA 10 3 4 3 20 21 0 0
William Esplin Ormond COMPA 13 4 4 5 26 26 0 0
William Esplin Ormond L 20 10 5 5 39 31 0 0
William Esplin Ormond COMP 26 14 5 7 51 36 0 0

MR NR Season Team Venue FT HT Agg Comp Round Crowd TV
n s 1977-78 Airdrieonians

Broomfield Park Airdrie Scotland

4-2

4-0

First Division

20 of 39 2987

Notes

Hearts Line Up - NB Average ages only shown where there are 8 or more 'known' ages
Number of Team Changes (Competitive Games Only) = 0
Team Changes Compared to Last League Team (League Games Only) = 0
No Sq
No
Player Cap Nat Tot App Age Gls Pens Tot
Gls
OGs Pen
Save
Pen
Miss
Discipline Sub
Mrk
Substitued by Sub
Time
Goals
vs
Opp
Prev Next
1 Ray Dunlop flag 26 27y 00m 24d / 1977-12-10 sat 1977-12-24 sat
2 Walter Kidd flag 9 19y 09m 07d / 1977-12-10 sat 1977-12-24 sat
3 Cammy Fraser flag 84 20y 04m 25d / 1 1977-12-10 sat 1977-12-24 sat
4 Dave McNicoll flag 8 26y 02m 24d / 1977-12-10 sat 1977-12-24 sat
5 Jim Jefferies (C) flag 199 27y 00m 25d / 1 1977-12-10 sat 1977-12-24 sat
6 Lawrie Tierney flag 21 18y 08m 13d / 1977-12-10 sat 1977-12-24 sat
7 Donald Park flag 170 24y 04m 28d 1 31 2 / 3 1977-12-10 sat 1977-12-24 sat
8 Eamonn Bannon flag 45 19y 07m 29d / 2 1977-12-10 sat 1977-12-24 sat
9 Willie Gibson flag 165 24y 08m 14d 2 71 5 / 8 1977-12-10 sat 1977-12-24 sat
10 Drew Busby flag 202 30y 00m 09d / 2 1977-12-10 sat 1977-12-24 sat
11 Malcolm Robertson flag 22 26y 05m 10d / 1 1977-12-10 sat 1977-12-24 sat
Total Starting App->> 951 24.05 <<-Average Starting Age
–––––– Substitutes ––––––
U2 Bobby Prentice flag 24y 02m 20d N / 1977-12-10 sat 1977-12-24 sat
U3 Gordon Brown flag 18y 09m 25d N / 1977-11-19 sat 1977-12-31 sat
  24.05 <<-Average Age of Players who played

Opponents
Manager Jackie Stewart
Team Managed 02 of 04
Total Managed 14 of 16
No Player Nat Age Gls Pens OGs Pen
Save
Pen
Miss
Discipline Team
Apps
Total
Apps
Sub
Mrk
Substitued by Sub
Time
1 (William) Marshall Poulton 22y 11m 24d 01 of 03 01 of 03
2 Paul Jonquin 34y 02m 01d 32 of 34 32 of 34
3 Mark Cowan 24y 11m 10d 16 of 17 16 of 17 Norman Anderson
4 Jim Black SCO 34y 01m 04d 1 12 of 13 23 of 24
5 Liam Matthew Christopher Gallagher 18y 03m 28d 02 of 03 02 of 03
6 John Lapsley 26y 00m 23d 03 of 06 03 of 07
7 Kevin McCann 24y 06m 07d 06 of 08 06 of 11
8 Alexander Clark SCO 21y 01m 19d 02 of 13 02 of 18
9 Joseph Thomas Cairney 21y 01m 09d 1 Y 02 of 04 02 of 05
10 John McVeigh 20y 10m 22d 1 01 of 03 01 of 14
11 Tom Walker 25y 09m 02d 10 of 20 11 of 21
24.91 <<-Average Starting Age
–––––– Substitutes ––––––
S03 Norman Anderson 20y 04m 13d Y 01 of 10 01 of 11
24.53 <<-Average Age of players who played

Scoring Sequence
No Score Scorer Scores For Time
1

1-0

Gibson Willie Heart of Midlothian 3
2

2-0

Jim Black Heart of Midlothian 18
3

3-0

Gibson Willie Heart of Midlothian 21
4

4-0

Park Donald Heart of Midlothian 33
5

4-1

John McVeigh Airdrieonians 60
6

4-2

Joseph Thomas Cairney Airdrieonians 62

League Tables
Before - Saturday 10 Dec 1977 After - Saturday 17 Dec 1977
Pos Team G W D L F A Diff Avg Pts Note
1 Morton 18 12 4 2 38 20 18 1.9000 28
2 Dundee 20 12 3 5 39 24 15 1.6250 27
3 Dumbarton 20 8 8 4 34 23 11 1.4783 24
4 Heart Of Midlothian 19 9 5 5 35 29 6 1.2069 23
5 Hamilton Academical 19 9 3 7 37 29 8 1.2759 21
6 Stirling Albion 19 8 4 7 27 27 0 1.0000 20
7 Kilmarnock 20 6 7 7 25 25 0 1.0000 19
8 Queen of the South 19 6 6 7 26 30 -4 .8667 18
9 Arbroath 20 5 8 7 26 32 -6 .8125 18
10 St Johnstone 19 7 4 8 24 30 -6 .8000 18
11 Montrose 20 5 6 9 28 33 -5 .8485 16
12 Airdrieonians 19 6 4 9 22 29 -7 .7586 16
13 Alloa Athletic 20 4 5 11 26 42 -16 .6190 13
14 East Fife 20 3 5 12 28 42 -14 .6667 11
Pos Diff Team G W D L F A Diff Avg Pts Note
1 1 Dundee 21 13 3 5 42 24 18 1.7500 29
2 -1 Morton 19 12 4 3 39 22 17 1.7727 28
3 0 Dumbarton 21 8 9 4 37 26 11 1.4231 25
4 0 Heart Of Midlothian 20 10 5 5 39 31 8 1.2581 25
5 0 Hamilton Academical 20 9 4 7 40 32 8 1.2500 22
6 0 Stirling Albion 20 9 4 7 29 28 1 1.0357 22
7 0 Kilmarnock 21 7 7 7 28 26 2 1.0769 21
8 0 Queen of the South 20 7 6 7 28 31 -3 .9032 20
9 0 Arbroath 21 6 8 7 28 33 -5 .8485 20
10 0 St Johnstone 20 7 4 9 25 32 -7 .7813 18
11 0 Montrose 21 5 6 10 29 35 -6 .8286 16
12 0 Airdrieonians 20 6 4 10 24 33 -9 .7273 16
13 0 Alloa Athletic 21 4 5 12 27 45 -18 .6000 13
14 0 East Fife 21 3 5 13 28 45 -17 .6222 11

League Games Played

Home F Away A Crowd
Airdrieonians 1 St Johnstone 1 869
Alloa Athletic 2 Hamilton Academical 2 1305
Arbroath 1 Stirling Albion 3 1085
Dumbarton 2 Kilmarnock 2 2174
Dundee 4 Montrose 1 5108
Heart of Midlothian 1 Greenock Morton 1 12033
Queen of the South 3 East Fife 3 974

League Games Played

Home F Away A Crowd
Airdrieonians 2 Heart of Midlothian 4 2987
East Fife 0 Dundee 3 2860
Greenock Morton 1 Arbroath 2 2388
Hamilton Academical 3 Dumbarton 3 2070
Kilmarnock 3 Alloa Athletic 1 2795
St Johnstone 1 Queen of the South 2 1445
Stirling Albion 2 Montrose 1 1092

Type Streaks by Date Last 10 Cumulative by Date
W D L Unb NoW G W D L F A
Competitive

1

5

W

D

W

W

W

L

L

L

D

L

3499

1679

727

1093

7174

5200

L only

1

4

 

2806

1320

597

889

5635

4234


Type Streaks by Team Cumulative by Team
W D L Unb NoW G W D L F A
Competitive

2

4

156

82

33

41

359

230

L only

2

4

124

65

28

31

285

185


Discipline

Referee

JRS Renton

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Sending Offs Time Note

Sending Offs Time Note

Bookings Time Note Bookings Time Note 2

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Joseph Thomas Cairney

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Norman Anderson

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Match Statistics

Hearts What Opponents
0 Goal Attempts 0
0 On Target 0
0 Off Target 0
0 Woodwork 0
0 Corners 0
0 Fouls 0
0 Offside 0

Games played during this week

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SortDate Date Comp Rd Home F Away A Crowd
19771212 Mon 12 Dec 1977 F St Mirren 1 Liverpool 1
19771214 Wed 14 Dec 1977 FINT West Germany 1 Wales 1
19771216 Fri 16 Dec 1977 E Div 3 Tranmere Rovers 4 Oxford United 1
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 FA Cup R2 AP Leamington 0 Southend United 0
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 FA Cup R2 Blyth Spartans 1 Chesterfield 0
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 FA Cup R2 Carlisle United 3 Chester 1
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 FA Cup R2 Crewe Alexandra 0 Scarborough 0
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 FA Cup R2 Gillingham 1 Peterborough United 1
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 FA Cup R2 Grimsby Town 2 Barnsley 0
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 FA Cup R2 Hartlepool United 4 Runcorn 2
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 FA Cup R2 Minehead 0 Exeter City 3
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 FA Cup R2 Northampton Town 0 Enfield 2
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 FA Cup R2 Nuneaton Borough 1 Tilbury 2
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 FA Cup R2 Plymouth Argyle 1 Cambridge United 0
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 FA Cup R2 Portsmouth 2 Swansea City 2
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 FA Cup R2 Preston North End 0 Wrexham 2
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 FA Cup R2 Rotherham United 6 Spennymoor United 0
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 FA Cup R2 Shrewsbury Town 1 Stockport County 1
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 FA Cup R2 Swindon Town 2 Brentford 1
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 FA Cup R2 Walsall 1 Port Vale 1
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 FA Cup R2 Watford 2 Colchester United 0
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 FA Cup R2 Wealdstone 2 Reading 1
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 FA Cup R2 Wigan Athletic 1 Sheffield Wednesday 0
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 Scottish Cup R1 Brechin City 2 Falkirk 0 450
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 Scottish Cup R1 Burntisland Shipyard 1 Berwick Rangers 4 600
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 Scottish Cup R1 Civil Service Strollers 4 Selkirk 3 70
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 Scottish Cup R1 Dunfermline Athletic 0 Clyde 0 2243
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 Scottish Cup R1 Inverness Caledonian 5 Inverness Thistle 0 1800
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 Scottish Cup R1 Raith Rovers 1 Stenhousemuir 0 1412
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 P Clydebank[4] 0 Ayr United 2 1971
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 P Dundee United 2 Partick Thistle 2 5098
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 P Hibernian 2 Aberdeen 0 6606
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 P Rangers 3 Motherwell 1 20832
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 P St Mirren 3 Celtic 3 17580
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 L1 Airdrieonians 2 Heart of Midlothian 4 2987
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 L1 East Fife 0 Dundee 3 2860
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 L1 Greenock Morton 1 Arbroath 2 2388
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 L1 Hamilton Academical 3 Dumbarton 3 2070
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 L1 Kilmarnock 3 Alloa Athletic 1 2795
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 L1 St Johnstone 1 Queen of the South 2 1445
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 L1 Stirling Albion 2 Montrose 1 1092
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 L2 Cowdenbeath 1 Stranraer 3 447
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 L2 Forfar Athletic 3 Queens Park 1 1033
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 L2 Livingston (Meadowbank Thistle) 0 Albion Rovers 3 434
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 E Div 1 Birmingham City 0 Everton 0
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 E Div 1 Chelsea 1 Norwich City 1
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 E Div 1 Coventry City 1 Arsenal 2
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 E Div 1 Derby County 1 Bristol City 0
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 E Div 1 Ipswich Town 1 Leicester City 0
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 E Div 1 Leeds United 2 Manchester City 0
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 E Div 1 Liverpool 1 Queens Park Rangers 0
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 E Div 1 Manchester United 0 Nottingham Forest 4
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 E Div 1 Middlesbrough 1 Aston Villa 0
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 E Div 1 Newcastle United 4 Wolverhampton Wanderers 0
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 E Div 1 West Bromwich Albion 1 West Ham United 0
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 E Div 2 Blackburn Rovers 2 Millwall 1
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 E Div 2 Blackpool 0 Southampton 1
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 E Div 2 Bristol Rovers 3 Sunderland 2
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 E Div 2 Cardiff City 0 Hull City 0
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 E Div 2 Charlton Athletic 2 Bolton Wanderers 1
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 E Div 2 Fulham 3 Stoke City 0
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 E Div 2 Leyton Orient 0 Brighton and Hove Albion 1
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 E Div 2 Luton Town 1 Mansfield Town 1
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 E Div 2 Notts County 3 Burnley 0
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 E Div 2 Oldham Athletic 3 Sheffield United 0
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 E Div 2 Tottenham Hotspur 2 Crystal Palace 2
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 E Div4 Halifax Town 3 Rochdale 1
19771217 Sat 17 Dec 1977 E Div4 Huddersfield Town 3 Wimbledon 0

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