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Bad calls says defender

Dundee United left-back Andrew Robertson insisted it was a bad call by referee Willie Collum to award a penalty against him on New Year's Day.

Robertson was ruled to have handled inside the area and former Tangerines skipper Barry Robson converted from the spot in Aberdeen's late 2-1 success at Tannadice.

"The ball came in and their striker touched it. It hit off him and as I came in from two yards away it hit me on the chest," Robertson explained to the Dundee Courier. "I think it must have gone on to my arm but it was down the side. The ref didn't hesitate to give it but personally I don`t think it was penalty."

The result marked a third straight defeat for the home side following on from six successive victories.

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