David Narey

David-Narey1956 –

Clubs: Dundee United, Raith Rovers
Position: Defender

Although David Narey started off as a midfielder with Dundee United he quickly developed into a top class defender forming a formidable partnership with Paul Hegarty. David was a Scottish Premier Division champion in 1983, a Scottish League First Division winner in 1995, and a Scottish League Cup winner in 1980, 1981 and 1994. With Narey in the team Dundee United reached the semi final of the European Cup in 1984 and were UEFA Cup finalists in 1987. At international level he won 35 Caps for Scotland featuring at the 1982 and 1986 World Cup finals. He is perhaps best known in the dark blue of Scotland for scoring a brilliant goal against Brazil during the 1982 World Cup Finals. Having left United in 1994 David enjoyed his short spell with Raith Rovers as the Kirkcaldy club caused a major upset by defeating Celtic in the 1994 Scottish League Cup final.