Vital Football

Latest Dundee United News

Gloves are off for keeper challenge

Gloves are off for keeper challenge

Dundee United's new goalkeeper Filip Mentel recognises that it will be a tough challenge but he aims to compete all the way with Dusan Pernis for a starting place at Tannadice.

The Slovakian signed a three-year deal earlier this week after admitting that the opportunity of travelling around Europe with the Arabs was too good to turn down.

"After the season Dusan`s had, it will be difficult, but I will do my best and see what happens," he told the Evening Telegraph.

"It will be up to the coaches if I get any chance and, if I do, I will do my best — I don`t want to let anyone down."

And he added that he has had no second thoughts over leaving one of the richest clubs in the world.

"It was an easy decision because Dundee United are a big club and it`s a great opportunity for me to show what I`ve got."

Join The Vital Debate



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Vital Arabs
Date:Saturday July 10 2010
Time: 2:31PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Dundee United Articles

Dundee United 3 Falkirk 0

Dundee United rose to the top of the Championship table with three goals before the break against Falkirk at Tannadice.

Striker Scott McDonald scored their first when flicking a Jamie Robson cross over his own head midway through the opening half.

Left-back Robson then struck into the bottom corner to double the advantage before midfielder Willo Flood added a third close to the interval.

Billy King had already fired against the underside of the crossbar within three minutes

Stats: Dundee United v Falkirk

All the stats from Dundee United (3) vs (0) Falkirk, Tannadice, Sun 19th Nov 3.00pm Att: 5,915

Team Line-Ups: Dundee United v Falkirk

Team line-ups for Dundee United v Falkirk at Tannadice (kick-off 3.00pm).

Dundee United v Falkirk

Dundee United are hosting Falkirk at Tannadice on Sunday afternoon (kick-off 3.00pm).

Archived Vital Arabs Articles

Vital Arabs articles from

Site Journalists

Malpas
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Ray McKinnon was the right choice as manager?
Suggested By: Vital Arabs
Yes79%
No21%
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Dundee United Results (view all)

Dundee United Fixtures (view all)

Write for Vital Football