Dundee United - Another glorious failure - Houston
UK time is: 15:30:16
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Another glorious failure - Houston

Peter Houston praised his side despite them exiting the Europa League on away goals following a 3-2 home victory against Slask Wroclaw.

Strikes from Keith Watson, David Goodwillie and Jon Daly (pen) threatened to send them through until their Polish opponents pulled one back late on.

"If I get the same effort through the SPL season we'll be back in Europe next season," Houston told BBC Scotland. "It's another glorious failure, but I couldn't ask any more of the players."

The Terrors scored twice inside the first five minutes to completely turn around the tie but were ultimately left disappointed in front of a bumper eleven thousand-plus attendance.

"We started off in a fabulous manner and got two goals back very quickly," Houston added. "I thought we were very unlucky. The players were magnificent tonight and the crowd got behind us."

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:Friday July 22 2011

Time: 1:23PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Dundee United Articles

United my priority - Thompson (Friday May 22 2015)

Forward steps for striker (Friday May 22 2015)

Tangerines bid to keep pair (Wednesday May 20 2015)

Keeper could return home (Tuesday May 19 2015)

Skipper signs new deal (Tuesday May 19 2015)

McNamara rues absences (Sunday May 17 2015)

Blow for United (Saturday May 16 2015)

United on familiar ground (Saturday May 16 2015)

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

United my priority - Thompson
Dundee United : 22/05/2015 15:08:01
Forward steps for striker
Dundee United : 22/05/2015 15:04:01
Celtic defeat rivals
Celtic : 22/05/2015 14:16:00
Ban cools Celtic interest
Celtic : 21/05/2015 21:02:00
Striker wants leading role
Celtic : 21/05/2015 20:48:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Would Sunderland be a bad career move for John Souttar?
Suggested By:  Vital Arabs
Yes 75%
No 25%