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Archie Gemmill 1976

Archie Gemmill

Date of Birth: March 24, 1947 (age 70)

Appearances: 43

Goals: 8

Yellow Cards: 1

Red Cards: 0

Biography

Played for Scotland between 1971 and 1981 earning 43 caps and scoring 8 goals including perhaps the most famous Scotland goal ever, against Holland in the 1978 World Cup.  His strike in that match has rightly been recorded as one of the greatest in World Cup history.

British International Championship
Date Home Team - Score - Away Team Goals Cards
24 May 1980 SCOTLAND   0 - 2   ENGLAND  
21 May 1980 SCOTLAND   1 - 0   WALES  
16 May 1980 NORTHERN IRELAND   1 - 0   SCOTLAND  
20 May 1978 SCOTLAND   0 - 1   ENGLAND  
17 May 1978 SCOTLAND   1 - 1   WALES  
13 May 1978 SCOTLAND   1 - 1   NORTHERN IRELAND  
04 Jun 1977 ENGLAND   1 - 2   SCOTLAND  
01 Jun 1977 SCOTLAND   3 - 0   NORTHERN IRELAND  
28 May 1977 WALES   0 - 0   SCOTLAND  
15 May 1976 SCOTLAND   2 - 1   ENGLAND  
08 May 1976 SCOTLAND   3 - 0   NORTHERN IRELAND
06 May 1976 SCOTLAND   3 - 1   WALES  
27 May 1972 SCOTLAND   0 - 1   ENGLAND  
24 May 1972 SCOTLAND   1 - 0   WALES  
20 May 1972 SCOTLAND   2 - 0   NORTHERN IRELAND  
F.I.F.A. World Cup
Date Home Team - Score - Away Team Goals Cards
11 Jun 1978 NETHERLANDS   2 - 3   SCOTLAND
07 Jun 1978 IRAN   1 - 1   SCOTLAND  
03 Jun 1978 PERU   3 - 1   SCOTLAND  
F.I.F.A. World Cup Qualifier
Date Home Team - Score - Away Team Goals Cards
25 Mar 1981 SCOTLAND   1 - 1   NORTHERN IRELAND  
25 Feb 1981 ISRAEL   0 - 1   SCOTLAND  
15 Oct 1980 SCOTLAND   0 - 0   PORTUGAL  
10 Sep 1980 SWEDEN   0 - 1   SCOTLAND  
17 Nov 1976 SCOTLAND   1 - 0   WALES  
13 Oct 1976 CZECHOSLOVAKIA   2 - 0   SCOTLAND  
International Challenge Match
Date Home Team - Score - Away Team Goals Cards
31 May 1980 HUNGARY   3 - 1   SCOTLAND  
22 Feb 1978 SCOTLAND   2 - 1   BULGARIA
07 Sep 1977 GERMANY (EAST)   1 - 0   SCOTLAND  
23 Jun 1977 BRAZIL   2 - 0   SCOTLAND  
18 Jun 1977 ARGENTINA   1 - 1   SCOTLAND  
15 Jun 1977 CHILE   2 - 4   SCOTLAND  
08 Sep 1976 SCOTLAND   6 - 0   FINLAND  
26 Apr 1972 SCOTLAND   2 - 0   PERU  
01 Dec 1971 NETHERLANDS   2 - 1   SCOTLAND  
U.E.F.A. European Championship Qualifier
Date Home Team - Score - Away Team Goals Cards
26 Mar 1980 SCOTLAND   4 - 1   PORTUGAL
17 Oct 1979 SCOTLAND   1 - 1   AUSTRIA
07 Jun 1979 NORWAY   0 - 4   SCOTLAND  
29 Nov 1978 PORTUGAL   1 - 0   SCOTLAND  
25 Oct 1978 SCOTLAND   3 - 2   NORWAY
20 Sep 1978 AUSTRIA   3 - 2   SCOTLAND  
17 Dec 1975 SCOTLAND   1 - 1   ROMANIA  
29 Oct 1975 SCOTLAND   3 - 1   DENMARK  
13 Oct 1971 SCOTLAND   2 - 1   PORTUGAL
03 Feb 1971 BELGIUM   3 - 0   SCOTLAND  
Team Captain Goal Yellow Card Red Card
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