DUNDEE

 

 

("The Dark Blues", "The Dee")

Year formed1893
Previous names

None

Ground

Dens Park, Sandeman Street, Dundee DD3 7JY

(for pictures of the ground click here)

Pitch measurements110 x 72 yards (101 x 66 metres)
Ground capacity11,850
Record attendance at present ground43,024 v Rangers, Scottish Cup 2nd round, 7th February 1953 (lost 0-2)
League career

Scottish Division One / Division 'A': 1893 - 1938

Scottish Division 'B': 1938 - 1947

Scottish Division 'A' / Division One: 1947 - 1975

Scottish Premier Division: 1975 - 1976

Scottish Division One: 1976 - 1979

Scottish Premier Division: 1979 - 1980

Scottish Division One: 1980 - 1981

Scottish Premier Division: 1981 - 1990

Scottish Division One: 1990 - 1992

Scottish Premier Division: 1992 - 1994

Scottish Division One: 1994 - 1998

Scottish Premier Division: 1998 - 2005

Scottish Division One: 2005 - 2012

Scottish Premier Division: 2012 - 2013

Scottish Championship: 2013 - 2014

Scottish Premiership: 2014 - .

First Scottish League game12 August 1893 v Rangers, Scottish Division One, drew 3-3
Honours
European

None

Domestic - League

Scottish Division One champions: 1961-62

Scottish Division One runners-up: 1948-49

Scottish Division One /Championship champions: 1978-79, 1991-92, 1997-98, 2013-14

Scottish Division One runners-up: 1980-81, 2007-08, 2009-10, 2011-12

Scottish Division Two champions: 1946-47

Domestic - Cup

Scottish Cup winners: 1909-10

Scottish Cup runners-up: 1924-25, 1951-52, 1963-64, 2002-03

Scottish League Cup winners: 1951-52, 1952-53, 1973-74

Scottish League Cup runners-up: 1967-68, 1980-81, 1995-96

Scottish Challenge Cup winners: 1990-91, 2009-10, 2016-17

Scottish Challenge Cup runners-up: 1994-95

Scottish Second World War North Eastern Football League 1st series champions: 1944-45

Scottish Second World War North Eastern Supplementary Cup runners-up: 1944-45

Best League positionsee above
Lowest League position

6th, Scottish Division Two, 1938-39

Furthest in Scottish Cupsee above
Furthest in League Cupsee above
Most League points
2 for a win58, Scottish Division One, 1991-92
3 for a win70, Scottish Division One, 1997-98
Fewest League points
2 for a win4, Scottish Division One, 1898-99
3 for a win30, Scottish Premier Division, 2012-13
Most League goals scored113, Scottish Division Two, 1946-47
Most League goals conceded80, Scottish Division One, 1927-28, 1935-36
Fewest League goals scored15, Scottish Division One, 1901-02
Fewest League goals conceded12, Scottish Division One, 1902-03
Most wins in a League season

25, Scottish Division One, 1961-62

25, Scottish Division One, 1977-78

Fewest wins in a League season1, Scottish Division One, 1898-99
Most draws in a League season21, Scottish Division One, 1995-96
Fewest draws in a League season

2, Scottish Division One, 1894-95, 1895-96, 1896-97, 1898-99, 1903-04

Most losses in a League season23, Scottish Premier Division, 1993-94
Fewest losses in a League season2, Scottish Division Two, 1946-47
Record win

10-0 v Alloa Athletic, Scottish Division Two, 9 March 1947

10-0 v Dunfermline Athletic, Scottish Division Two, 22 March 1947

Record defeat

0-11 v Celtic, Scottish Division One, 26 October 1895

Highest number of League goals scored
in a season52, Alan Gilzean, 1963-64
in total113, Alan Gilzean, 1960-64
Most League appearances400, Barry Smith, 1995-2006

Most capped player

24, Alex Hamilton for Scotland
Highest transfer fee received£1,200,000 for Robert Douglas to Celtic, 2000
Highest transfer fee paid£600,000 for Fabian Caballero from Club Sol de America, July 2000