Vital Football

Latest Dundee United News

Lee Wilkie's Loan Spell Going Well

Lee Wilkie's Loan Spell Going Well

Lee Wilkie's loan deal is going so well, that Ross County manager Scott Leitch is hoping to keep him at Dingwall until the end of the season.

The Dundee United defender joined the 1st division side on a 1-month loan deal, after United manager Craig Levein insisted he gained some more competitive match experience in his recovery from a serious knee injury.

Wilkie has played in Ross County's last 4 league matches, but was unable to take part in their 1-0 Scottish Cup defeat to Partick Thistle this weekend, because Craig Levein didn't want him cup tied - just incase United need him later in the competition.

Ross County are currently struggling at the wrong end of the division 1 table, just 5 points above bottom side Queen of the South who they beat 1-0 at Dingwall in their final match of 2006.

According to County manager Scott Leitch, Lee Wilkie was an important factor in their 1-0 win over Queens and their 1-0 win over Airdrie United on Boxing day.

"We have to look at the possibility of keeping Lee here after his loan period but that will be up to manager Craig Levein," said Leitch after the 1-0 victory over Ian McCall's side.

"Lee is a quality player and has done so well coming back from a serious injury. He was immense in this win and also the win over Airdrie."

Related Links
Vital Football:
Dundee United Site
Ross County Site
Latest SPL News
More United News:
News Archive
Daly Is Just What Dundee United Need
St Mirren Boss Condemns SFA Decision
Jon Daly Will Score Goals For United
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
Have Your Say:
Dundee United Forums
Ross County Forums
All SPL Forums

Win FREE pizza with Vital Football!
Select your team and get 50% off if they score twice.
www.papajohns.co.uk/football


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

Writer:Arab Jacques
Date:Sunday January 7 2007
Time: 12:00AM

Comments

0
Well nobody else seems to congratulate Lee Wilkie for managing to avoid getting injured again, so I will.......keep it up Lee!!!
ArabJacques
10/01/2007 04:42:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Dundee United Articles

Video: Dundee (A)

Dundee United were relegated at the home of their biggest rivals following a 2-1 defeat at Dens Park.

Thompson apologises to Arabs

Chairman Stephen Thompson apologised to Dundee United fans following their relegation on Monday evening.

We need instant return - Rankin

Midfielder John Rankin insists Dundee United must return to the Scottish Premiership at the first attempt.

Boss desperate to continue

Mixu Paatelainen is desperately keen to stay on at Dundee United and lead their attempt to return to the top-flight.

Archived Vital Arabs Articles

Vital Arabs articles from

Site Journalists

Malpas
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Should Mixu Paatelainen start next season in charge?
Suggested By: Vital Arabs
Yes0%
No100%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Celtic 35 24 8 3 80 55
2 Aberdeen 35 22 5 8 71 20
3 Hearts 35 17 9 9 60 18
4 St. Johnstone 35 14 7 14 49 1
5 Motherwell 35 14 5 16 47 -10
6 Ross County 35 13 5 17 44 -8
7 Dundee 35 11 14 10 47 1
8 Inverness 35 12 10 13 46 2
9 Partick 35 11 8 16 41 -11
10 Hamilton 35 10 9 16 39 -21
11 Kilmarnock 35 9 8 18 35 -19
12 Dundee United 35 6 6 23 24 -28
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Dundee United Results (view all)

Dundee United Fixtures (view all)

May 6 2016 7:45PM : Inverness Caledonian Thistle (a)
Scottish Premiership
May 10 2016 7:45PM : Partick Thistle (H)
Scottish Premiership
May 14 2016 12:30PM : Kilmarnock (a)
Scottish Premiership

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Brian J McHardy1