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Tangerines target second

Tangerines target second

Dundee United boss Jackie McNamara has told his side to aim to finish in second place in the Scottish Premiership.

The Tannadice outfit are three spots lower in the table at present and trail current occupants of that position Aberdeen by ten points.

"The good thing is that we've still got to play Aberdeen twice," McNamara told BBC Scotland. "There are a lot of games ahead so if we do our job and keep getting the results then second place is still not beyond us.

"All we can do is look after ourselves and try and reach the standards we know what we're capable of," he added. "Things have been good in the past few weeks and we obviously want that to continue as much as possible."

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Date:Friday February 28 2014
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