Footballing legends Paul Hegarty and Hamish McAlpine paid lifelong Arab fan Colin Bennet a visit in Roxburgh House.
Colin, 55, from Downfield, was surprised with his footballing heroes by his wife Mandy with help from the football club.
Family and friends were on hand to share the occasion with Colin with a party in the facility on the grounds of the Royal Victoria Hospital.
Colin was only diagnosed with cancer five weeks ago after feeling unwell since October.
He's spent the last ten days in Roxburgh house after being told the cancer is terminal.
Colin told Wave FM what Dundee United means to him: