UK time is: 10:38:38
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

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




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!


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

The Journalist

Writer: Arab Jacques Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday January 7 2007

Time: 12:00AM

Your Comments

Well nobody else seems to congratulate Lee Wilkie for managing to avoid getting injured again, so I will.......keep it up Lee!!!
ArabJacques
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Dundee United Articles

Punishment enough for striker (Tuesday September 16 2014)

Frustration for boss (Saturday September 13 2014)

Spoils shared at Tannadice (Saturday September 13 2014)

Numbers add strength (Friday September 12 2014)

Duo doubtful for United (Friday September 12 2014)

Defender ruled out (Tuesday September 9 2014)

Chairman reveals bidder (Thursday September 4 2014)

Champions opportunity for midfielder (Wednesday September 3 2014)

Winger departs United (Monday September 1 2014)

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

Return of skipper hailed
Celtic : 17/09/2014 14:18:00
Rangers : 16/09/2014 21:38:00
Skipper confident of progress
Celtic : 16/09/2014 18:24:00
Deila up for the challenge
Celtic : 16/09/2014 18:13:00
Defender expects tough test
Celtic : 16/09/2014 17:58:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Would Sunderland be a bad career move for John Souttar?
Suggested By:  Vital Arabs
Yes 81%
No 19%