Robbie Neilson’s determination to avoid a fixture backlog and an appreciation of the difficulties facing part-time clubs are the reasons behind Dundee United facing a fixture clash with Scotland next month.
Irn Bru Cup
Dundee United have been given a midweek date after a fixture change. The Tangerines were due to face Alloa at Tannadice in the Championship on Saturday November 17. This match has now been moved to Tuesday 20 November at 7.45pm due to a clash with the visitors’ Irn-Bru Cup trip to Edinburgh City.
He was gutted to see his young team exit the Irn-Bru Cup on penalties but reserve team boss Craig Easton knows the tie against Alloa saw a triple boost for Dundee United.
The Irn-Bru Cup might not matter to Dundee United but Saturday’s second-round clash with Alloa at Tannadice might just prove to be one of the most significant days in their season.
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Winger Paul McMullan has revealed there was a real chance of him leaving Dundee United before the transfer window closed a week ago.
Reserve team boss Craig Easton will be will still be without several of his young players when he takes charge for Dundee United’s Irn Bru Cup second round clash with Alloa at Tannadice today.
Dundee United reserve team boss Craig Easton believes Saturday’s Irn-Bru Cup clash with Alloa will be the perfect test for his young team.
It will be the same teams but it could be two different managers when Dundee United and Alloa clash in the Irn-Bru Cup at Tannadice on Saturday.
A remarkable, not to mention gutsy, fightback saw Craig Easton’s young Dundee United progress in a five-goal Irn-Bru Cup thriller against St Johnstone U/21s at Tannadice last night.
Dundee Colts and Dundee United have been awarded home ties in the Irn Bru Cup.
Centre-back Dan Jefferies was “over the moon” to have grabbed his first senior goal as Dundee Colts edged out Hibs Colts on penalties in the Irn-Bru Cup on Tuesday night.
Dundee United will take on St Johnstone Colts in the Irn Bru Cup.
Defeat in his first game at Dundee United for Csaba Laszlo was no catastrophe but it was certainly a disappointment.
New boss Csaba Laszlo was disappointed with Saturday’s result but more so with his new players failing to stake claims for league places as Dundee United exited the Irn-Bru Cup in his first game in charge.
Csaba Laszlo's reign as Dundee United manager gets under way today with an entirely new opposition.
Dundee United have an early start against Crusaders on Saturday because of the visitors having difficulty getting a flight back after the game.
Dundee United will continue their defence of the Irn Bru Cup against another Northern Irish side.
Linfield fans distance themselves from ’embarassing’ Rangers sectarian chants during Dundee United clash
Linfield supporters have hit out at Rangers fans for "embarrassing" their club in the Irn Bru Cup clash against Dundee United at the weekend.
A man has died after attending a football match in Angus.
Young striker Matty Smith is aiming to start making up for lost time when he lines up for Dundee United against Linfield in the Irn-Bru Cup at Tannadice this evening.