UK time is: 23:39:47
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Midfielder may require surgery

Dundee United midfielder John Rankin is doubtful for this weekend's game at Inverness Caledonian Thistle.

The 29-year-old could require surgery following a recent scan on his knee and is considered only 50/50 to face Caley on Saturday.

"John Rankin has had a scan on his knee and he will see a specialist to see if any work is needing done," manager Jackie McNamara told The Courier. "He has felt it for most of the season but he played through it, like a number of the boys have done with injuries.

"We will see what happens in the next few days as regards his chances of playing," he added. "I just hope the boys can get a good rehab and be ready for pre-season which is the important thing."

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 May 10 2013

Time: 1:28PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Dundee United Articles

Tangerines target further reward (Friday October 31 2014)

United close proceedings (Thursday October 30 2014)

Midfielder grateful to colleague (Thursday October 30 2014)

Keeper praised in victory (Wednesday October 29 2014)

Tangerines through on penalties (Wednesday October 29 2014)

Stats: Hibernian v Dundee United (Wednesday October 29 2014)

United in the capital (Tuesday October 28 2014)

Duo return to squad (Tuesday October 28 2014)

We looked nervous - McNamara (Saturday October 25 2014)

Tangerines slip to defeat (Saturday October 25 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 target further reward
Dundee United : 31/10/2014 20:58:00
Deila so happy with progress
Celtic : 31/10/2014 20:45:00
Extra incentive for defender
Celtic : 31/10/2014 20:40:00
Keeper thrives on pressure
Celtic : 31/10/2014 20:33:00
Celtic look to continue rise
Celtic : 31/10/2014 20:13:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Would Sunderland be a bad career move for John Souttar?
Suggested By:  Vital Arabs
Yes 80%
No 20%