Man charged after Dundee United chairman ‘assaulted’ at city derby

Thursday August 10th 2017 at 12:20 PM

A man has been charged over an alleged assault on the Dundee United chairman after a defeat to city rivals Dundee.

Stephen Thompson was allegedly pushed to the ground within Dundee’s Dens Park at the end of the match on Wednesday night.

The club said he did not need any medical treatment but was shocked by the incident.

Police confirmed a 24-year-old man has been charged.

Dundee won the League Cup match 2-1.

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