Scotland midfielder Stuart Armstrong’s former boys club are celebrating a six-figure windfall following his switch from Celtic to Southampton.
Stuart Armstrong will don the dark blue of Scotland tonight but there is a tinge of tangerine running through Alex McLeish’s squad.
Dundee United are now guaranteed a six-figure windfall after former star Stuart Armstrong signed for Southampton.
Southampton are set to complete the signing of Celtic midfielder Stuart Armstrong, Press Association Sport understands.
Dundee United won’t get their Stuart Armstrong windfall straight away but that will not affect their summer signing programme.
Former Dundee United defender Andy Robertson insists “the job is far from done” as Scotland kept their World Cup qualification hopes alive with a win over Malta at Hampden on Monday night.
The loss of another rising star in Harry Souttar if, as looks likely, he completes a move to Stoke City, will represent the sixth time in just five years a product of the famed Dundee United youth policy has been sold to a bigger club.