Rangers midfielder Lewis Macleod was the surprise inclusion as Scotland manager Gordon Strachan named his squad for the international double-header later this month.
St Johnstone earned the bragging rights in the Tayside derby with this ultimately comfortable victory over Dundee.
Dundee boss Paul Hartley wants his players to outrun rather than outmuscle teams as they attempt to win the Championship.
Dundee boss Barry Smith is reeling from yet another injury blow with Mark Kerr set to spend the ''foreseeable future'' on the sidelines.
Dundee could be on the verge of a dramatic SPL reprieve after Hearts’ financial plight took an unexpected twist.
The scary thing for Dundee fans is that Halloween will have been and gone by the time they get another chance to record a first home win of this SPL season.
When John Baird was starting out on his football career with Clyde, he excitedly turned up for duty at the club with 19 other aspiring players on a YTS scheme.
Dundee boss John Brown says Ally McCoist’s comic timing was second to none when they were team-mates at Ibrox however, he insists the former striker’s general timekeeping was no laughing matter.
Kevin McBride has revealed he’d be happy to stay at Dundee and help them pull off a quick-fire return to the SPL.
Dundee’s reward for beating Aberdeen at the weekend is a home tie against Celtic in the last 16 of the Scottish Cup.