Inverness CT 1
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Scottish Cup (4th Round)


Inverness CT 

1 - 0

Dundee Utd


Scottish Cup (4th Round)
Saturday, February 3rd, 2007
Caledonian Stadium. Att. 3,519
3:00 PM Kick-off


Goalscorers
Russell Duncan (16) None.

Team Managers
Charlie Christie Craig Levein

Starting Eleven
Michael Fraser
Darren Dods
Ross Tokely
Richard Hastings
Grant Munro
Roy McBain
John Rankin
Russell Duncan
Graham Bayne
Rory McAllister
Barry Wilson
Derek Stillie
David McCracken
Seán Dillon
Christian Kalvenes
Lee Wilkie
Mark Kerr
David Robertson
Barry Robson
Craig Conway
Jon Daly
Collin Samuel

Bench
Ally Ridgers
Stuart McCaffrey
Ian Black
Alan Morgan
Gary McSwegan
Euan McLean
Stuart Duff
Garry Kenneth
Steven Robb
Noel Hunt

Substitutions
Gary McSwegan for Rory McAllister (66) Noel Hunt for Jon Daly (60)
Stuart Duff for Collin Samuel (74)

Cautions
Ross Tokely (41) Barry Robson (52)
Lee Wilkie (70)
Stuart Duff (87)

Red Cards
None. None.

Match Officials

Stuart Dougal (Referee)



Match Report


United crashed out of the Scottish Cup thanks to a wonder strike from Russell Duncan. The first half was dominated by the hosts and in truth United were lucky to be only one down at the break. United rallied in the second half and David Robertson had a goal disallowed for offside.

There were two changes from the side that started the goalless draw against Dunfermline. Stuart Duff and Noel Hunt droped to the bench with Barry Robson and Craig Conway returning. Also on the bench was Steven Robb, returning after a lengthy spell on the sidelines. Darren Dods was skipper of the home side shortly after signing a pre-contract agreement to join United in the summer.

United had the better of the opening quarter but after a couple of early attempts they fell behind in exceptional circumstances. A long throw into the United area was headed clear by Wilkie. The ball landed at the feet of Russell Duncan and he slammed an unstopable shot into the top right hand corner of the net giving Stillie no chance. It should have been worse for the Arabs after half an hour when the unmarked McAllister headed over from close range.

United had to improve in the second half and within two minutes had the ball in the net. Samuel wrestled the ball from Tokeley and sent in a deflected cross that Robertson headed home but the youngster was in an offside position. United pressed for a leveller and it almost came with 15 minutes left when Hunt found himself in an excellent position but the ball got tangled between his legs and the defence cleared. Despite throwing all they could at the home defence Caley out to progress to the quarter final.



Squad Statistics (as at February 3rd, 2007)


2006-07 All Time
Age
Derek Stillie (GK)33 29 - 63 -
Seán Dillon23 4 - 4 -
David McCracken25 2411918
Christian Kalvenes29 221221
Lee Wilkie26 4 - 4 -
Mark Kerr24 30 - 1405
Craig Conway21 28 - 28 -
Barry Robson28 26813521
David Robertson20 204315
Jon Daly24 5 - 5 -
Collin Samuel25 30512115
Stuart Duff (sub)25 2511574
Noel Hunt (sub)24 218218






League Table (as at February 3rd, 2007)


No league table has been added for this season.