If Dundee lose to Hibs then it could be curtains for Neil McCann.
With Dundee United’s takeover getting confirmed on Wednesday, that’s both the city clubs now owned by people with no long-standing connection with them.
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On reflection, the only disappointing thing about Arbroath’s trip to Tannadice was that there were no points to take back down the road.
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It is amazing how quickly things can change in Scottish football.
Let’s hope that Steve Clarke has some tough decisions to make about who is in his Scotland squad for Euro 2020.
In my column last week I spoke about the hurt of the 6-2 at Tannadice being a big factor in Friday night’s second derby of the season at Dens.
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In football you very rarely get an ideal scenario and mine would have been to see Gordon Strachan at Dundee in some capacity.
Like every other Scotland fan I have been left extremely disappointed by the last two results.
John Nelms gave a very positive spin on Dundee’s current form and predicament after the sixth league defeat in a row against Hibs.
The most interesting thing for me going the derby, given my Dundee connection, is how they will shape up in attack.