Dundee United - Momentous weekend for United
UK time is: 15:26:35
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Momentous weekend for United

It's a truly momentous weekend for Dundee United as they tackle neighbours St Johnstone in the Scottish Cup final at Celtic Park on Saturday afternoon (kick-off 3.00pm).

The Tangerines were set to be roared on by their largest-ever following with around 28,000 tickets sold.

Teenage defender John Souttar and flying winger Gary Mackay-Steven should both be available for selection following recent illnesses.

"Everyone's been fairly relaxed," manager Jackie McNamara told BBC Scotland. "It'd be good for them to finish this season and be part of the history.

"It's about everybody, not just the starting 11. Everybody plays their part, even the ones that are not involved," he added. "For me the most important thing is that the lads go and enjoy it, enjoy the occasion, the experience."

Saints are without defender Tim Clancy after an Achilles injury in training left him needing probable surgery.

Video Link: Scottish Cup Final 2010

Join The Vital Debate

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

The Journalist

Writer: Vital Arabs Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday May 16 2014

Time: 4:09PM


Have Your Say

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

Recent Dundee United Articles

United bring in forward (Friday November 27 2015)

Video - St Johnstone Highlights (Tuesday November 24 2015)

United snap up midfielder (Tuesday November 24 2015)

United lose ground (Saturday November 21 2015)

Stats: Dundee United v St Johnstone (Saturday November 21 2015)

Tangerines bid to close gap (Friday November 20 2015)

Tangerines still wait on keeper (Friday November 20 2015)

Defender rejoining United (Friday November 20 2015)

Midfielder expects big improvement (Wednesday November 18 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

Breaking League News

United bring in forward
Dundee United : 27/11/2015 14:14:01
Striker holds up hands
Celtic : 27/11/2015 12:28:00
Celtic crash out
Celtic : 26/11/2015 23:03:00
Celtic : 26/11/2015 22:08:00
Team Line-Ups: Celtic v Ajax
Celtic : 26/11/2015 19:05:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Mixu Paatelainen was the right choice?
Suggested By:  Vital Arabs
Yes 74%
No 26%