Dundee Utd contest agency claim over Johnny Russell transfer

Dundee United are contesting a claim by a football agency for almost £70,000 over the transfer of Johnny Russell.

Premier Sports Management International Ltd are claiming they are due the money from the Tannadice club in relation to the sale of Russell to Derby County .

The Championship side paid £750,000 for the striker who joined them on a four-year deal at the beginning of the season.

The case will be heard at Dundee Sheriff Court on Thursday morning.