Dundee United will be without Sean Dillon for the visit of Falkirk in the Scottish Communities League Cup.
The Irish defender has been suffering from a calf tear and has been unable to resume training. Danny Swanson is also absent because of a medial ligament strain.
Long-term absentee Scott Severin remains sidelined with a broken leg.
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