Vital Football

Latest Dundee United News

United bring in forward

United bring in forward

Dundee United have signed French forward Farid El Alagui on loan from Brentford until the end of the season.

The 28-year-old previously netted 27 times in one season at Falkirk and has also played for Bergerac Football in France and Wydad and Stade Olympique Romorantinais in Morocco.

Since then El Alagui has scored nine goals for Brentford and also alerted the interest of Partick Thistle.

"He scores goals, has strong aerial ability and will hold the ball up and allow his fellow attackers to get involved," United manager Jackie McNamara told BBC Scotland. "We have moved quickly to secure him because there was interest from other clubs and I am delighted to sign him.

"He will bring something a little different from what we have at the club and will enhance our attacking threat."

Join The Vital Debate



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Vital Arabs
Date:Thursday January 9 2014
Time: 10:41AM

Login to post a comment

Recent Dundee United Articles

Tangerines win again to progress

Substitute Scott Fraser grabbed a late winner as Dundee United moved into the last eight of the Scottish Cup with a 1-0 victory against Partick Thistle.

Sean Welsh tried a couple of early efforts for the visitors, the first too high and the second eventually cleared by Gavin Gunning.

But chances were proving elusive and Simon Murray's angled shot was easily dealt with by Thistle goalkeeper Tomas Cerny.

The play continued to be equally disjointed going into the second period,

Stats: Dundee United v Partick Thistle

All the stats from Dundee United (1) vs (0) Partick Thistle, Tannadice, Sat 6th Feb 3.00pm Att: W. Collum

Team Line-Ups: Dundee United v Partick Thistle

Team line-ups for Dundee United v Partick Thistle in the Scottish Cup fifth round at Tannadice.

United in cup action

Dundee United face Partick Thistle in the Scottish Cup fifth round at Tannadice this weekend.

Archived Vital Arabs Articles

Vital Arabs articles from

Site Journalists

Malpas
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Mixu Paatelainen was the right choice?
Suggested By: Vital Arabs
Yes64%
No36%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Celtic 24 17 4 3 55 43
2 Aberdeen 25 17 4 4 55 18
3 Hearts 23 11 8 4 41 18
4 Ross County 24 10 3 11 33 3
5 St. Johnstone 23 9 5 9 32 1
6 Dundee 24 7 9 8 30 -4
7 Inverness 23 7 8 8 29 -2
8 Partick 23 7 7 9 28 -6
9 Hamilton 25 7 7 11 28 -15
10 Motherwell 24 7 5 12 26 -13
11 Kilmarnock 25 6 6 13 24 -21
12 Dundee United 23 3 4 16 13 -22
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Dundee United Fixtures (view all)

Feb 13 2016 3:00PM : Hamilton Academical (a)
Scottish Premiership
Feb 13 2016 3:00PM : Hamilton Academical (a)
Scottish Premiership
Feb 16 2016 7:45PM : Motherwell (H)
Scottish Premiership
Feb 20 2016 3:00PM : Heart of Midlothian (H)
Scottish Premiership
Feb 27 2016 3:00PM : Ross County (a)
Scottish Premiership
Feb 27 2016 3:00PM : Ross County (a)
Scottish Premiership

Recent Dundee United Results (view all)