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Motherwell 2-3 Dundee 29/4/17

By UWTB1893,
Published On: 30/04/17

Dundee ended a seven game winless streak by claiming all three points at Fir Park. This 3-2 victory lifted The Dee up to 9th in the table, one point ahead of Motherwell and Hamilton.Marcus Haber (2) and Mark O'Hara got our goals.

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