Vital Football

Latest Dundee United News

Dundee United duo extend deals

Dundee United duo extend deals

Striker Jon Daly and defender Sean Dillon have both agreed contract extensions keeping them at Dundee United until May 2013.

Daly, 28, has been a regular in the side after arriving from Hartlepool United four years ago. He has since scored 39 times and also earned himself the captaincy.

Meanwhile, Dillon, 28, has completed in excess of 150 senior appearances following his move from from Longford Town in the League of Ireland.

"Jon is an important member of the squad," manager Peter Houston told BBC Scotland. "He is respected by the players and staff and he has also shown himself to be willing to play anywhere for the team. He has filled the central back position superbly on a few occasions but his strike rate this season shows that he is most important to the team as a striker.

"And Sean is a versatile player who is able to fill any position along the back line," he continued. "He brings plenty of experience to our young squad, is a model professional who goes about his business in the right way and I'm delighted that he has agreed to extend his contract at the club."

Join The Vital Debate



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

Writer:Vital Arabs
Date:Tuesday August 9 2011
Time: 11:58AM

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent Dundee United Articles

Queen of the South 3 Dundee United 0

Dundee United confirmed an end-of-season play-off place despite their recent three-match winning run being shattered by a 3-0 defeat at Queen of the South.

Lyndon Dykes gave the hosts an early advantage that was improved upon by Joe Thomson around the half-hour mark. Substitute Connor Murray went on to add another from distance.

The Tangerines can now at least begin planning for either Dunfermline Athletic or Inverness CT in their play-off quarter-final. Whoever progresses through

Stats: Queen of the South v Dundee United

All the stats from Queen of the South (3) vs (0) Dundee United, Palmerston Park, Sat 21st Apr 3.00pm Att: 1,531

Team Line-Ups: Queen of the South v Dundee United

Team line-ups for Queen of the South v Dundee United at Palmerston Park (kick-off 3.00pm).

Queen of the South v Dundee United

Dundee United play their final away game of the regular season as they travel to Queen of the South this afternoon (kick-off 3.00pm).

Dundee United Archived 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
Yes78%
No22%
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Dundee United Results (view all)

The Vital Football Members League