Pat Gardner - Player Profile


Born:November 27th, 1943
Position:Forward
Signed:January 21st, 1972 (£6,500)
First Manager:Jim McLean
Career Stats: 113 appearances, 24 goals
Full Debut: January 29th, 1972 - Dundee United 2 - 1 Greenock Morton (League - Division One)
First Goal: August 19th, 1972 - Dundee United 5 - 0 Stenhousemuir (League Cup - Sectional Tie)
Also Played For:Airdrieonians, Arbroath, Dunfermline Athletic, Motherwell, Queen of the South, Raith Rovers

 Season  League Apps Gls GtGR Yel Red W D L
 1974-75  Division One 15 2 0.13 - - 46.7% 20.0% 33.3%
 1973-74  Division One 38 (4) 7 0.17 - - 45.2% 23.8% 31.0%
 1972-73  Division One 44 15 0.34 - - 50.0% 18.2% 31.8%
 1971-72  Division One 12 0 - - - 41.7% 33.3% 25.0%
109 (4) 24 0.21

 Apps = First Team Appearances (Sub Appearances) | Gls = Goals
 GtGR = Goals to Games Ratio | W/D/L - Games won, drawn or lost as percentage of games played in
 Yel = Yellow Cards/Cautions | Red = Red Cards/Dismissals

 Most Recent 1st Team Starts:
 Oct 12th, 1974 League  (H)  vs. Heart of Midlothian 5 - 0
 Oct 5th, 1974 League  (A)  vs. Airdrieonians 1 - 1
 Oct 2nd, 1974 Cup Winners' Cup  (A)  vs. CS Jiul Petroșani 0 - 2
 Sep 28th, 1974 League  (H)  vs. Dunfermline Athletic 1 - 0
 Sep 21st, 1974 League  (A)  vs. Hibernian 0 - 3
 
 Most Recent Goals:
 Sep 18th, 1974 Cup Winners' Cup  (H)  vs. CS Jiul Petroșani 3 - 0
 Aug 31st, 1974 League  (H)  vs. Motherwell 5 - 0
 Apr 6th, 1974 Scottish Cup  (N)  vs. Heart of Midlothian 1 - 1
 Feb 24th, 1974 League  (A)  vs. Rangers 1 - 3
 Jan 26th, 1974 Scottish Cup  (H)  vs. Airdrieonians 4 - 1

Pat had been with with Queen of the South, Airdrieonians, Raith Rovers and Dunfermline Athletic before he was signed by United. He soon settled into a regular first team berth and was top scorer in 1972-73. In 1974 he was in the United line up for their first ever Scottish Cup final. Pat left United in October 1974 to join Motherwell for a fee of around 10,000.

 Goals Scored
Aug 19th, 1972 League Cup  (H)  vs. Stenhousemuir 5 - 0 (16')
Sep 9th, 1972 League  (A)  vs. St Johnstone 3 - 1 (63')
Sep 16th, 1972 League  (H)  vs. Dundee 2 - 1 (43')
Sep 20th, 1972 League Cup  (H)  vs. Hibernian 2 - 5 (46')
Oct 7th, 1972 League  (A)  vs. Motherwell 4 - 1 (44')
Oct 7th, 1972 League  (A)  vs. Motherwell 4 - 1 (8')
Nov 4th, 1972 League  (A)  vs. Celtic 1 - 3 (45')
Nov 25th, 1972 League  (H)  vs. Aberdeen 3 - 2 (70')
Nov 25th, 1972 League  (H)  vs. Aberdeen 3 - 2 (29')
Dec 23rd, 1972 League  (H)  vs. Dumbarton 3 - 2 (16')
Dec 30th, 1972 League  (A)  vs. Airdrie 2 - 2 (4')
Jan 1st, 1973 League  (H)  vs. St Johnstone 5 - 1 (88') p
Feb 10th, 1973 League  (A)  vs. Hearts 2 - 0 (13')
Mar 3rd, 1973 League  (A)  vs. Ayr Utd 1 - 2 (59')
Mar 10th, 1973 League  (H)  vs. Celtic 2 - 2 (11')
Oct 6th, 1973 League  (H)  vs. Clyde 4 - 0 (36')
Jan 2nd, 1974 League  (A)  vs. St Johnstone 1 - 1 (49')
Jan 5th, 1974 League  (H)  vs. Dundee 1 - 2 (56')
Jan 26th, 1974 Scottish Cup  (H)  vs. Airdrie 4 - 1 (13')
Jan 26th, 1974 Scottish Cup  (H)  vs. Airdrie 4 - 1 (80')
Feb 24th, 1974 League  (A)  vs. Rangers 1 - 3 (63')
Apr 6th, 1974 Scottish Cup  (N)  vs. Hearts 1 - 1 (67')
Aug 31st, 1974 League  (H)  vs. Motherwell 5 - 0 (10')
Sep 18th, 1974 Cup Winners' Cup  (H)  vs. Jiul 3 - 0 (70')

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