Sheffield United vs Dundee

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Date: 25 July 2014
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Sheffield United


4 - 2

Dundee


Sheffield United


4 - 2

Fri 25th Jul 7:00pm

Dundee

20:50 Full Time - Sheffield United 4 Dundee 2
20:45 McAlister shoots from close range but sub keeper Willis saves well with his feet
20:41 Goal for Dundee. Thomas Konrad bundles home the corner from close range
20:39 Boyle wins a corner as he is tackled going into the box
20:38 Wighton tries to send the Trialist up the wing but ball goes out for throw in at corner flag
20:37 Letheren saves well with his feet from a close range McNulty shot. McNulty looks a great propect for The Blades. He's only 17 this week
20:36 Boyle runs box and fires just wide from an angle
20:35 Benedictus fires a free kick from 30 yards ow through the wall but into the keepers arms
20:34 McNulty races into Dundee box but Letheren races out to meet him and blocks with his feet.
20:33 MCNulty
20:32 Tankulic tries to chip Howard from outside the box after good work by Stewart but it floats just wide
20:31 Dundee substitution. McGinn off, Kerr on
20:30 Tonight's attendance is 3207
20:29 Tankulic fires just wide from just inside the box
20:27 Por defending at the corner. Four defensive mistakes for all of Utd's goals
20:25 Mark McNulty, Utd's youngest ever player bundled home a corner from close range to make it 4-1
20:25 Goal for Sheffield United
20:24 Sheffield Utd make three subs
20:23 Dundee substitution. Thomson off, Wighton on
20:21 Another defensive error allowed Jose Baxter to tap into the empty net after 63 mins
20:16 Goal for Sheffield United
20:12 Konrad took a blow to the head as he blocks a shot from just outside the box. He needs treatment but is back on immediately
20:11 Tankulic fires just over the bar
20:10 Free kick to Dundee on edge of box
20:06 Davies scoresd after 50 minutes after he pounces on another Dundee error as the ball bounced off a defender and landed at his feet from 8 yards out and fired under Letheren
20:06 Goal for Sheffield United
20:05 The trialist has slotted in at left back to replace Dyer
20:01 Dundee made five substitutions at half time. Dyer, McBride, Harkins, Roberts, McGowan off - Ferry, Trialist, McAlister, Trialist, Boyle, Stewart on
20:01 Sheffield Utd kick off and game underway again
19:47 Teams back out to the Star Wars theme
19:46 Half time. Sheffield United 1 Dundee FC 1. The Dark Blues have done well since going behind in an entertaining 45 minutes
19:45 Last minute of first half
19:45 Short corner played to edge of box and Alcock fires just wide of Letheren's right hand post
19:43 Great save from Letheren as he tips a Scougall header over the bar
19:43 Lovely long ball into Dundee box intercepted by McGinn before Scougall can shoot
19:43 Konrad heads corner clear
19:42 Scougall shot from outside the box deflected for a corner
19:41 Roberts pulled up for handball just inside Dundee half
19:41 Harkins fouls Basham in centre circle
19:40 Utd put another dangerous cross into the box but Murphy can't connect properly
19:40 Baxter corner headed away by Konrad
19:40 McBride concedes a corner as he cuts out cross
19:39 Dyer stops Alcock getting a cross in and concedes a throw
19:39 Benedictus clears a Campbell-Ryce cross from the right
19:38 Harkins tackled on edge of Utd's box
19:37 Roberts and McGinn combine well on the left but McGinn's cross is hoofed clear
19:37 Long ball down the Sheffield right wing is brilliantly read by Konrad who cuts it out and wins a throw
19:36 Benedictus beats Murphy in a race for a long ball and heads back to Letheren
19:35 Cross into Dundee box goes harmlessly out for a goal kick
19:34 Great overlap run from Bob Harris but Konrad cuts his cross out and clears
19:34 Harkins dribbles into the box but is crowded out
19:33 Great work from Tankulic on edge of the box sets up Harkins on the left wng
19:33 Dyer heads away a dangerous cross on the penalty spot
19:30 Dundee spraying the ball about well in midfield until Benedictus fouled on half way line
19:29 Dundee looking much better since they scored
19:28 McGowan tries a cheeky chip from 40 yards but Howard catches
19:26 Great chance for Dundee as Tankulic intercepts a short back pass but the keeper rushes out and saves Luka's shot with his legs
19:26 Tankulic scores with a cracking low range shot from the edge of the box
19:25 LukaTankulic scores on 24 mins
19:24 Goal for Dundee
19:24 Letheren takes a risk but dribbling past the forwardand passing to Dyer
19:22 Campbell-Ryce whips a cross across the six yard line but no one can connect
19:22 Dundee have never beaten The Blades in the previous five meetings
19:21 Sheffield United media guys saying to us that Harkins looking impressive in opening spell. Everything good Dundee are trying is coming through Harkins at the moment
19:20 Corner headed away for a throw-in
19:20 Harkins and Tankulic play a one-two on the edge of the box and win a corner
19:19 Letheren makes another good save this time from a Campbell-Ryce 25 yards effort
19:16 Alcock crosses into the box but Konrad heads clear
19:14 Harkins tries to play Roberts into the box but the pass is too hard
19:13 Corner headed away
19:12 Harkins shot deflected for a corner
19:11 Harkins tackled on edge of box again
19:11 Harkins goes on a mazy and beats five men before being tackled just inside the box
19:10 Neat one-two on edge of Dundee box allows Basham to strike form an angle 12 yards out but Letheren makes a really smart save
19:09 McGinn fires cross into box but Howard catches well
19:08 Dundee give ball away on edge of box and Murphy runs in, rounds Letheren and fires into empty net to give The Blades the lead
19:08 Jamie Murphy scoreds for Utd after 7 mins
19:08 Goal for Sheffield United
19:07 Ball breaks to Roberts 12 yards out but he hits it over the bar first time. Great chancde for Dundee
19:07 Howard punches Harkins' corner clear
19:06 Brilliant effort from McGowan 30 yards out is palmed away by Howard for a Dundee corner
19:05 We are sitting really high in the TV gantry and while it is a fantastic view it is difficult to read the Utd numbers on the back of their striped shirts
19:05 Dundee goalkeeping coach Bobby Geddes made his debut against Sheffield Utd in the home leg in 1979
19:04 Roberts runs into Utd's box but is muscled out and the ball is cleared
19:04 The last time was in the Anglo-Scottish Cup in 1979 where The Blades went through 3-1 on aggregate
19:03 Tonight is the sixth time the sides have met
19:02 Great challenge from McGinn sees ball bounce off Scougall for a goal kick
19:02 Campbell-Ryce crosses into Dundee box but Dyer heads clear
19:01 Konrad beats Murphy to the ball in the first attack as Utd chase down towards Dunde's goal
19:01 Game underway - It was Dundee who actually kicked off
19:00 Sheffield are to kick off with Dundee attacking towards the Dundee fans in the Jessica Ennis Stand
19:00 Both captains have exchanged pennants in the centre circle
18:59 Kevin Thomson back to captaining the side after missing the game against Hearts on Tuesday
18:58 With Sheffield United wearing their home kit of red and white vertical stripes, Dundee are wearing last season's sky blue away kit
18:56 Here come the teams
18:56 Tonight's referee is Micheal Naylor
18:54 There are about 100 Dundee fans down in Yorkshire tonight
18:54 Both teams have gone back into the dessing room
18:49 Bramall Lane looks magnificent tonight - a wonderful stadium
18:47 Sheffield United have named 11 subs: Willis, Davies, Butler, McGinn, Doyle, Dimaio, Maguire, McNulty, Paling, Khan, Porter
18:46 Sheffield United starting XI: Howard, Alcock, McGahey, Collins, Harris, Reed, Basham, Scougall. Campbell-Ryce, Murphy, Baxter
18:31 Dundee have named seven subs: Adam, Ferry, McAlister, Trialist, Boyle, Ker, Wighton
18:30 Dundee line up for tonight: Letheren, McGinn, Dyer, Benedictus, Konrad, McBride, Thomson, Harkins, Roberts, McGowan, Tankulic
18:20 Welcome to Brammall Lane for the live updates for the pre-season friendly betwen Sheffield United and Dundee FC
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