UK time is: 23:11:00
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Tangerines sign Premiership striker

Dundee United have snapped up Fulham's Finnish under-21 striker Lauri Dalla Valle on loan.

The former Liverpool youngster will remain at Tannadice until January with an option for the club to extend the arrangement until the end of the season.

Dalla Valle, 19, was always a highly-rated and regular goalscorer at youth level at Anfield. But he switched to West London last summer as part of the deal taking Paul Konchesky to Merseyside.

"Lauri is a player I have been aware of for some time, having seen him play at Liverpool," manager Peter Houston told the Dundee Courier. "Once I knew he was available and knowing how highly he is rated by Fulham's reserve coach Billy McKinlay, I wanted him signed up quickly.

"This loan arrangement will provide the opportunity for him to further develop his potential at first team level while adding a much-needed striking option to our squad," he continued. "He clearly has a big future ahead of him and it's great that he knows he can enhance his development at Tannadice."

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:Thursday August 25 2011

Time: 12:14PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Dundee United Articles

McNamara won't get carried away (Sunday December 21 2014)

Tangerines tame leaders (Sunday December 21 2014)

Stats: Dundee United v Celtic (Sunday December 21 2014)

Tangerines take on leaders (Friday December 19 2014)

Midfielder banned with no appeal (Friday December 19 2014)

Coach relishes Celtic test (Friday December 19 2014)

Midfielder interest continues (Friday December 19 2014)

Keeper will bounce back (Friday December 19 2014)

Striker could make derby return (Tuesday December 16 2014)

Midfielder threatened with ban (Tuesday December 16 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

McCoist Goes On Gardening Leave
Rangers : 21/12/2014 20:39:00
McCoist Thinks His Time In Scotland Is Up
Rangers : 21/12/2014 20:34:00
Aird Delighted to Finally Get Off The Mark
Rangers : 21/12/2014 20:19:00
McCoist - We Deserved Victory
Rangers : 21/12/2014 20:11:00
McNamara won't get carried away
Dundee United : 21/12/2014 17:01:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Would Sunderland be a bad career move for John Souttar?
Suggested By:  Vital Arabs
Yes 78%
No 22%