UK time is: 03:46:25
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Striker hopes for similar impact

Dundee United striker David Goodwillie is hoping he can have a similar impact to another Scot who recently returned home.

The 24-year-old former United marksman is back on loan at Tannadice following a couple of difficult years south of the border with Blackburn Rovers.

However, fellow forward Leigh Griffiths left Wolverhampton Wanderers for a loan deal with Hibernian last term and eventually finished the campaign with an impressive 28-goal haul - and the league's player of the season accolade.

"I look at someone like Leigh Griffiths and how well coming back to Scotland on loan worked for him," Goodwillie told the Dundee Courier. "Hopefully, I can do the same. Watching how well he did last season made me think about my own situation.

"I saw how good it was for him and how he managed to get into the Scotland set-up," he added. "I have come back to United hoping things can work out like that for me."

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 5 2013

Time: 12:20PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Dundee United Articles

Praise for goalscorer (Sunday January 25 2015)

Double boosts United (Saturday January 24 2015)

Stats: Dundee United v Motherwell (Saturday January 24 2015)

Tangerines face Well (Friday January 23 2015)

Tangerines sign defender (Friday January 23 2015)

Speculation no excuse (Thursday January 22 2015)

Tangerines miss out (Wednesday January 21 2015)

Stats: St Mirren v Dundee United (Wednesday January 21 2015)

St Mirren v Dundee United: Team Line-Ups (Wednesday January 21 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

Vital Members League (view all)

1. bobmcp 2

Breaking League News

Praise for goalscorer
Dundee United : 25/01/2015 00:01:00
Double boosts United
Dundee United : 24/01/2015 23:49:00
Dundee United : 24/01/2015 23:33:00
Worthy winners says Deila
Celtic : 24/01/2015 23:16:00
Narrow victory enough for Celtic
Celtic : 24/01/2015 20:07:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

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