UK time is: 23:57:34
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Hasselbaink trials at Tannadice

Nigel Hasselbaink, nephew of former Chelsea, Leeds United and Dutch international striker Jimmy Floyd, appeared as a second-half trialist for Dundee United in their 5-0 romp at Raith Rovers on Tuesday evening.

Hasselbaink the younger is a 19-year-old midfielder or striker who is currently with PSV Eindhoven, although he did have a loan spell last season at Go Ahead Eagles.

Also making an appearance at Raith was fellow teenager Johnbull Omoregie, who has a Nigerian passport but was formerly at Norwich City.

"They are both young, but they`ve been recommended and I decided to have a look at them," manager Peter Houston told the Evening Telegraph.

"I`ll use them at Livingston tonight and that will give me a longer look and I can take things from there," he added.

"Nigel comes from the same people that unearthed Prince [Buaben] for us, so you can see why I`ve decided to bring him over."

Join The Vital Debate




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



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

The Journalist

Writer: Vital Arabs Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday July 28 2010

Time: 4:01PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Dundee United Articles

Tangerines travel in cup (Friday November 28 2014)

Midfielder misses out (Friday November 28 2014)

McNamara confident despite absences (Thursday November 27 2014)

Winger aims to banish disappointment (Thursday November 27 2014)

Teenager determined to kick on (Tuesday November 25 2014)

Midfielder happy with winning return (Tuesday November 25 2014)

Fee to be decided (Tuesday November 25 2014)

McNamara delighted to extend run (Sunday November 23 2014)

Tangerines continue progress (Saturday November 22 2014)

Stats: Dundee United v Kilmarnock (Saturday November 22 2014)

Archived Dundee United Articles

List All Vital Arabs Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Breaking League News

Tangerines travel in cup
Dundee United : 28/11/2014 18:31:00
Midfielder misses out
Dundee United : 28/11/2014 18:13:00
I should have scored - Griffiths
Celtic : 28/11/2014 14:50:00
They set standard - Deila
Celtic : 28/11/2014 14:41:00
Celtic through despite defeat
Celtic : 27/11/2014 22:14:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Would Sunderland be a bad career move for John Souttar?
Suggested By:  Vital Arabs
Yes 77%
No 23%