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Crest Arbroath Sat 24 Dec 1977 15:00
Arbroath 0 Hearts 7
First Division 21 of 39
Gayfield Park Arbroath Scotland
3165
Ref: T Kyle Bishopbriggs

Scorers Willie Gibson 24 ;Drew Busby 46 ;Drew Busby 47 ;Drew Busby 53 ;Willie Gibson 58 ;Malcolm Robertson 67 ;Willie Gibson pen 82
Opp Scorers -----

Manager Cumulative to date

Manager Type G W D L F A PenW PenL
William Esplin Ormond LA 11 4 4 3 27 21 0 0
William Esplin Ormond COMPA 14 5 4 5 33 26 0 0
William Esplin Ormond L 21 11 5 5 46 31 0 0
William Esplin Ormond COMP 27 15 5 7 58 36 0 0

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

Gayfield Park Arbroath Scotland

7-0

1-0

First Division

21 of 39 3165

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 27 27y 01m 01d / 1977-12-17 sat 1977-12-31 sat
2 Walter Kidd flag 10 19y 09m 14d / 1977-12-17 sat 1977-12-31 sat
3 Cammy Fraser flag 85 20y 05m 02d / 1 1977-12-17 sat 1977-12-31 sat
4 Dave McNicoll flag 9 26y 03m 01d / 1977-12-17 sat 1977-12-31 sat
5 Jim Jefferies (C) flag 200 27y 01m 02d / 1977-12-17 sat 1977-12-31 sat
6 Lawrie Tierney flag 22 18y 08m 20d / 1977-12-17 sat 1977-12-31 sat
7 Donald Park flag 171 24y 05m 05d / 3 1977-12-17 sat 1977-12-31 sat
8 Eamonn Bannon flag 46 19y 08m 06d / 2 1977-12-17 sat 1977-12-31 sat
9 Willie Gibson flag 166 24y 08m 21d 3 1 73 5 / 8 1977-12-17 sat 1977-12-31 sat
10 Drew Busby flag 203 30y 00m 16d 3 67 3 / 4 1977-12-17 sat 1977-12-31 sat
11 Malcolm Robertson flag 23 26y 05m 17d 1 3 1 / 3 1977-12-17 sat 1977-12-31 sat
Total Starting App->> 962 24.07 <<-Average Starting Age
–––––– Substitutes ––––––
U2 Bobby Prentice flag 24y 02m 27d N / 1977-12-17 sat 1977-12-31 sat
U3 Paul Rodger flag 19y 03m 22d N / 1977-12-10 sat 1978-01-02 mon
  24.07 <<-Average Age of Players who played

Opponents
Manager Albert Henderson
Team Managed 09 of 12
Total Managed 09 of 12
No Player Nat Age Gls Pens OGs Pen
Save
Pen
Miss
Discipline Team
Apps
Total
Apps
Sub
Mrk
Substitued by Sub
Time
1 John Lister 20y 05m 22d 01 of 06 01 of 06
2 Lindsay Kydd 24y 09m 29d 01 of 05 01 of 05 Allan Walter McKenzie
3 Derek Rylance Not Known 07 of 10 07 of 10
4 Cameron (Robert) Murray 33y 06m 04d 05 of 06 25 of 26
5 Joe Carson SCO 24y 01m 00d 02 of 04 02 of 11
6 Andy Fettes 22y 01m 27d 01 of 03 01 of 03
7 John Ernest Fletcher 24y 08m 13d 06 of 08 06 of 08
8 Tommy Murray SCO 34y 06m 23d 01 of 01 06 of 07
9 James Bone SCO 28y 03m 02d 02 of 02 08 of 14
10 Albert Kidd 20y 02m 08d 01 of 04 01 of 16
11 Thomas Edgar Yule 24y 10m 27d 02 of 07 02 of 07 John [1] Mitchell
25.77 <<-Average Starting Age
–––––– Substitutes ––––––
S02 Allan Walter McKenzie 24y 06m 21d 01 of 06 01 of 06
S11 John [1] Mitchell Not Known 01 of 01 01 of 01
25.66 <<-Average Age of players who played

Scoring Sequence
No Score Scorer Scores For Time
1

1-0

Gibson Willie Heart of Midlothian 24
2

2-0

Busby Drew Heart of Midlothian 46
3

3-0

Busby Drew Heart of Midlothian 47
4

4-0

Busby Drew Heart of Midlothian 53
5

5-0

Gibson Willie Heart of Midlothian 58
6

6-0

Robertson Malcolm Heart of Midlothian 67
7

7-0

Gibson Willie Heart of Midlothian 82

League Tables
Before - Saturday 17 Dec 1977 After - Saturday 24 Dec 1977
Pos Team G W D L F A Diff Avg Pts Note
1 Dundee 21 13 3 5 42 24 18 1.7500 29
2 Morton 19 12 4 3 39 22 17 1.7727 28
3 Dumbarton 21 8 9 4 37 26 11 1.4231 25
4 Heart Of Midlothian 20 10 5 5 39 31 8 1.2581 25
5 Hamilton Academical 20 9 4 7 40 32 8 1.2500 22
6 Stirling Albion 20 9 4 7 29 28 1 1.0357 22
7 Kilmarnock 21 7 7 7 28 26 2 1.0769 21
8 Queen of the South 20 7 6 7 28 31 -3 .9032 20
9 Arbroath 21 6 8 7 28 33 -5 .8485 20
10 St Johnstone 20 7 4 9 25 32 -7 .7813 18
11 Montrose 21 5 6 10 29 35 -6 .8286 16
12 Airdrieonians 20 6 4 10 24 33 -9 .7273 16
13 Alloa Athletic 21 4 5 12 27 45 -18 .6000 13
14 East Fife 21 3 5 13 28 45 -17 .6222 11
Pos Diff Team G W D L F A Diff Avg Pts Note
1 0 Dundee 22 14 3 5 45 25 20 1.8000 31
2 0 Morton 20 12 4 4 40 25 15 1.6000 28
3 1 Heart Of Midlothian 21 11 5 5 46 31 15 1.4839 27
4 -1 Dumbarton 22 9 9 4 40 28 12 1.4286 27
5 0 Hamilton Academical 21 9 5 7 41 33 8 1.2424 23
6 1 Kilmarnock 22 8 7 7 31 28 3 1.1071 23
7 -1 Stirling Albion 21 9 5 7 30 29 1 1.0345 23
8 0 Queen of the South 21 7 7 7 30 33 -3 .9091 21
9 1 St Johnstone 21 8 4 9 27 33 -6 .8182 20
10 -1 Arbroath 22 6 8 8 28 40 -12 .7000 20
11 1 Airdrieonians 21 6 5 10 26 35 -9 .7429 17
12 -1 Montrose 22 5 6 11 30 37 -7 .8108 16
13 0 Alloa Athletic 22 4 5 13 29 48 -19 .6042 13
14 0 East Fife 22 3 5 14 30 48 -18 .6250 11

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

League Games Played

Home F Away A Crowd
Alloa Athletic 2 Dumbarton 3 1219
Arbroath 0 Heart of Midlothian 7 3165
Dundee 3 Greenock Morton 1 12458
East Fife 2 Kilmarnock 3 1391
Hamilton Academical 1 Stirling Albion 1 2141
Montrose 1 St Johnstone 2 958
Queen of the South 2 Airdrieonians 2 1329

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

2

6

W

W

D

W

W

W

L

L

L

D

3499

1678

729

1092

7181

5200

L only

2

5

 

2807

1321

597

889

5642

4234


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

1

2

24

16

5

3

70

30

L only

1

2

21

14

5

2

63

27


Discipline

Referee

T Kyle

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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
19771219 Mon 19 Dec 1977 FA Cup R2 Port Vale 1 Walsall 3
19771219 Mon 19 Dec 1977 FA Cup R2 Southend United 4 AP Leamington 0
19771219 Mon 19 Dec 1977 FA Cup R2 Stockport County 1 Shrewsbury Town 2
19771220 Tue 20 Dec 1977 FA Cup R2 Peterborough United 2 Gillingham 0
19771220 Tue 20 Dec 1977 FA Cup R2 Swansea City 2 Portsmouth 1
19771220 Tue 20 Dec 1977 E LCup R4 Coventry City 0 Liverpool 2
19771221 Wed 21 Dec 1977 FA Cup R2 Scarborough 2 Crewe Alexandra 0
19771224 Sat 24 Dec 1977 P Aberdeen 4 Rangers 0 21945
19771224 Sat 24 Dec 1977 P Celtic 1 Dundee United 0 20246
19771224 Sat 24 Dec 1977 P Hibernian 2 Motherwell 1 8305
19771224 Sat 24 Dec 1977 P Partick Thistle 4 Ayr United 1 4773
19771224 Sat 24 Dec 1977 P St Mirren 2 Clydebank[4] 0 7724
19771224 Sat 24 Dec 1977 L1 Alloa Athletic 2 Dumbarton 3 1219
19771224 Sat 24 Dec 1977 L1 Arbroath 0 Heart of Midlothian 7 3165
19771224 Sat 24 Dec 1977 L1 Dundee 3 Greenock Morton 1 12458
19771224 Sat 24 Dec 1977 L1 East Fife 2 Kilmarnock 3 1391
19771224 Sat 24 Dec 1977 L1 Hamilton Academical 1 Stirling Albion 1 2141
19771224 Sat 24 Dec 1977 L1 Montrose 1 St Johnstone 2 958
19771224 Sat 24 Dec 1977 L1 Queen of the South 2 Airdrieonians 2 1329
19771224 Sat 24 Dec 1977 L2 Albion Rovers 1 Falkirk 1 736
19771224 Sat 24 Dec 1977 L2 Berwick Rangers 1 Queens Park 0 1349
19771224 Sat 24 Dec 1977 L2 Cowdenbeath 4 Livingston (Meadowbank Thistle) 0 460
19771224 Sat 24 Dec 1977 L2 East Stirlingshire 3 Forfar Athletic 4 407
19771224 Sat 24 Dec 1977 L2 Raith Rovers 0 Dunfermline Athletic 1 2937
19771224 Sat 24 Dec 1977 L2 Stenhousemuir 1 Brechin City 0 223
19771224 Sat 24 Dec 1977 L2 Stranraer 2 Clyde 1 1103

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