UK time is: 12:45:46
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Dundee United Director Stands Down

Former Dundee United Chairman Scott Carnegie has stepped down as the club's finance director, with immediate effect.

However, Carnegie claims his departure from the club is good news, because it means Dundee United are now financially secure enough for him move on to other things.

"I came into Tannadice some five years ago with the key goals of returning stability to Dundee United and to open the door for Eddie Thompson and others to invest in the club," said Scott Carnegie.

"Having seen Eddie take over, I was then invited by him to stay on, which has been a great honour and a privilege"

"Eddie's leadership has brought stability to the club, his personal investment has provided the club with a sound financial platform for the future and because of this, the outlook is extremely positive for the years ahead and it is now time for me to step down and concentrate on my own business interests."

"I have thoroughly enjoyed my time at Tannadice and I would not hesitate to help Dundee United again in the future, if ever the need arose. I wish the club every success in the future."

Chairman Thompson has just pledged to make additional funds available for manager Craig Levein to bring several more new signings during the January transfer window - after the original budget was used on bringing Gomis, Dillon and Daly to the club.

Related Links
Vital Football:
Dundee United Site
Latest SPL News
More United News:
News Archive
Levein Gets More Money To Spend
New Zealand International To Sign?
Dundee United Finalise Dods Transfer
Mark Kerr A Doubt For Pars Clash
McCracken Is Still In Contention
Sheffield Wednesday Star Unavailable
Charlie Miller Searches For New Club
Levein: Inconsistency Cost Us Again!
West Ham Star Set For Shock Return?
2 or 3 Going - To Free Up Funds
Have Your Say:
Dundee United 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:Wednesday January 24 2007

Time: 9:00AM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Dundee United Articles

Tangerines take on leaders (Friday December 19 2014)

Midfielder banned with no appeal (Friday December 19 2014)

Coach relishes Celtic test (Friday December 19 2014)

Midfielder interest continues (Friday December 19 2014)

Keeper will bounce back (Friday December 19 2014)

Striker could make derby return (Tuesday December 16 2014)

Midfielder threatened with ban (Tuesday December 16 2014)

Keeper holds hands up (Monday December 15 2014)

McNamara admits to second-best (Monday December 15 2014)

Rooney double defeats United (Saturday December 13 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

Rangers : 20/12/2014 17:49:00
Rangers v Livingston: Team Line-Ups
Rangers : 20/12/2014 14:36:00
Celtic travel to Tannadice
Celtic : 20/12/2014 13:10:00
Skipper would welcome addition
Celtic : 20/12/2014 12:58:00
Celtic could move for midfielder
Celtic : 20/12/2014 12:44:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Would Sunderland be a bad career move for John Souttar?
Suggested By:  Vital Arabs
Yes 78%
No 22%