Vital Football

Latest Dundee United News

Jon Daly Will Score Goals For United

Jon Daly Will Score Goals For United

Craig Levein believes that new signing Jon Daly is the answer to Dundee United's goal scoring problems.

United have struggled to convert chances all season, but Levein's side have actually scored an impressive 18 goals in the last 10 SPL matches since the new manager's arrival.

Top goal scorer with 8 goals is Noel Hunt, but he's been out for several weeks with an ankle injury and captain Barry Robson, who has scored 7 goals, is about to be suspended from the club's next 3 league matches.

Daly was confirmed as Levein's 2nd January signing from Hartlepool yesterday afternoon, but wont join up with the 1st team squad until next week at the earliest.

"I have been monitoring the player for a couple of months, but first saw him around two years ago when he was with Stockport," Levein told the clubs official website.

"It is no secret that we have been thin on the ground in the striker department and Jon gives us something different to what we already have."

"Jon has scored nine goals this season already and although he has been signed essentially as a target man, he is certainly capable of adding to this tally.

Related Links
Vital Football:
Dundee United Site
Latest SPL News
More United News:
News Archive
Youth Side Cant Help Flu-Hit United
No New Contract For Grant Smith
The Battling Side Of Craig Levein
Jon Daly Becomes 2nd January Signing
(Utd v Saints) Called Off Due To Flu
Sean Dillon Deal Looking More Likely
Season Tickets Not Valid For Sunday
Aberdeen Fan Lands United In Touble
Dundee United's Injury Update
Barry Robson Suspended For 3 Matches
Have Your Say:
Dundee United Forums
All SPL Forums


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

Writer:Arab Jacques
Date:Saturday January 6 2007
Time: 3:00PM

Comments

0
I hope he does.....score that is. We need another proven goal scorer. Noel Hunt is doing well, but it must be hard being played upfront all on your own.
ArabJacques
06/01/2007 01:10:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Dundee United Articles

Dundee United 1 Hibernian 0

Dundee United moved level at the top of the Championship with a hard-earned 1-0 victory over leaders Hibernian at Tannadice.

On loan Tony Andreu scored the winner from a 73rd minute penalty after substitute Simon Murray was bundled over inside the area.

However, United keeper Cammy Bell had earlier saved Martin Boyle's spot-kick following a trip in the box by Lewis Toshney.

The Tangerines were hampered during the initial stages when Blair Spittal was forced to depart for an

McKinnon delighted with victory

Dundee United manager Ray McKinnon praised his charges following their 1-0 victory over leaders Hibernian at Tannadice.

Stats: Dundee United v Hibernian

All the stats from Dundee United (1) vs (0) Hibernian, Tannadice, Fri 2nd Dec 7.45pm Att: 10,925

Team Line-Ups: Dundee United v Hibernian

Team line-ups for Dundee United v Hibernian at Tannadice.

Archived Vital Arabs Articles

Vital Arabs articles from

Site Journalists

Malpas
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Ray McKinnon was the right choice as manager?
Suggested By: Vital Arabs
Yes88%
No12%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Celtic 13 12 1 0 37 28
2 Rangers 16 8 5 3 29 4
3 Aberdeen 15 8 3 4 27 13
4 Hearts 16 7 6 3 27 12
5 St. Johnstone 15 6 4 5 22 3
6 Kilmarnock 16 4 5 7 17 -14
7 Ross County 16 3 7 6 16 -11
8 Hamilton 15 2 9 4 15 -4
9 Motherwell 15 4 3 8 15 -7
10 Dundee 16 4 3 9 15 -8
11 Partick 15 3 5 7 14 -5
12 Inverness 16 3 5 8 14 -11
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Dundee United Results (view all)

Dundee United Fixtures (view all)

Dec 31 2016 1:30PM : Dumbarton (a)
Scottish Championship
Jan 6 2017 7:45PM : Hibernian (a)
Scottish Championship
Jan 14 2017 3:00PM : Queen of the South (H)
Scottish Championship
Jan 21 2017 3:00PM : Ross County (a)
Scottish FA Cup
Jan 28 2017 3:00PM : Dunfermline Athletic (a)
Scottish Championship
Feb 4 2017 3:00PM : Raith Rovers (H)
Scottish Championship
Vital Football Comment