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Houston predicts tough derby

Houston predicts tough derby

Dundee United boss Peter Houston says Dundee will present tough opposition when the two sides clash at Dens Park this weekend.

The Dark Blues have continued to improve in recent weeks and are likely to be a different proposition from the side comfortably beaten 3-0 at Tannadice back in August.

"Dundee have recovered really well," Houston told the Dundee Courier. "They have had several good results. They drew away to Motherwell, beat Hearts — which we never managed to do — and defeated Hibs.

"So they have done well against form teams. Credit to them for that," he continued. "It just reiterates the fact that they will be dangerous opponents on Sunday."

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Date:Thursday December 6 2012
Time: 1:45PM

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