It was one of the most remarkable periods in Scottish football when two world superstars played at Dens Park - and “even the Hand of God was in Dundee’s corner”.
Dundee United will face Scottish Cup runners-up Hearts in the group stages of the Betfred Cup after the draw was made at Hampden today.
Dundee have confirmed that Nathan Ralph has triggered a relegation clause in his contract that could see him heading for the Dens Park exit.
Jim Goodwin is understood to have emerged as Dundee’s No.1 choice to become their new manager.
Dundee are edging closer to appointing their new manager and have narrowed down their list of preferred candidates to just two – James McPake and Jim Goodwin.
Tannadice Park rocked with over 11,000 fans for Thursday’s match against St Mirren, proving that the play-offs, no matter how flawed, are hugely popular and also that there is a great latent support for a successful Dundee United side.
Derek Adams has ruled himself out of the running for the vacant Dundee manager’s job.
Dundee’s capture of Queen of the South attacker Josh Todd is in doubt following the Dens Park’s club’s relegation to the Championship.
James McPake has revealed he was so convinced of the potential of two of Dundee’s kids, he felt they were ready to make their first-team debuts at the tender age of just 15.
The next manager of Dundee is highly unlikely to be John Robertson after Inverness Caledonian Thistle gave their account of an “unsolicited” approach for their boss.