Catania to return for Johnny Russell?

Johnny Russell celebrates with his Dundee United teammates after scoring the first goal in their match against Rangers on February 2, 2013
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Dundee United striker Johnny Russell emerges as a reported transfer target for Catania.

Italian outfit Catania are reportedly preparing a third bid for Dundee United striker Johnny Russell.

The 23-year-old, who has scored 20 goals for the club this season, is regarded as one of the best players in the Scottish Premier League.

The Serie A outfit have twice failed with offers for the forward, but according to Sky Sports News, another bid is being prepared.

Russell is under contract with Dundee United until the summer of 2014.

Dundee United's Johnny Russell and St Mirren's Paul Dummet battle for the ball on December 30, 2012
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