The death rattle of hope and ambition whispers hauntingly in the city air, as the football season nears its end.
Dundee United’s new American owner rode into town this week and it’s fair to say he brought a feeling of optimism with him.
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Dundee United fans will have to trust that new owner Mark Ogren can lead them to the promised land.
A possible American takeover at Dundee United has been doing the rounds since the previous Tannadice chairman made his numerous boomerang trips to Australia, where he claimed to be trying to buy Newcastle Jets.