Dundee boss James McPake has stressed the importance of being able to tap into the sage advice of Gordon Strachan.
Dundee are looking for their fourth manager in just over two years after sacking Jim McIntyre.
Jim Spence: Lawrence Shankland’s Scotland success story should inspire every player who has suffered setback
Lawrence Shankland’s performances in his two Scotland appearances were a boost for every player who has ever suffered a career setback.
Dundee manager James McPake watched from the stand as David Hopkin worked his magic in the Championship.
The emergence of exciting young talents Finn Robertson and Scott Banks has been noticed at international level.
Dundee boss Jim McIntyre rued the glorious chance missed by Ethan Robson as his team lost 2-0 to St Johnstone.
St Mirren have apologised to the Dundee fans who were stuck outside at kick-off on Saturday and launched an investigation into the hold-ups.
Dundee boss James McPake has widened the field of promotion candidates to include opening night opponents Dunfermline.
Dundee United 6 Dundee 2: Terrific Tangerines repeat 2015 scoreline in demolition derby at Tannadice
Dundee United romped to victory in a demolition derby at Tannadice, smashing six goals past Dundee.
Dundee boss James McPake has studied the recent history of the Championship and knows how hard it can be to escape its clutches.