Dundee United manager Robbie Neilson has been pleasantly surprised by the fitness level of his new striker Lawrence Shankland.
Being thrown in at the deep end in the Betfred Cup could be just what Dundee United need, according to Sam Stanton.
Dundee United trialist Pablo Ganet has moved on after his week with the Tangerines but fellow midfielder Adam King will continue to train with the club.
Lawrence Shankland scored his first goal for Dundee United but it didn’t lead to a victory.
Lawrence Shankland didn’t find the net on his Dundee United debut but Robbie Neilson’s number two Gordon Forrest was pleased with his performance and the team’s in the 6-0 thrashing of Brechin City.
Stevie May has been linked with both Dundee clubs but St Johnstone are the only Tayside team to confirm their intent to sign the Aberdeen striker.
Dundee United’s pre-season gathered momentum with an emphatic victory against Brechin City.
Deniz Mehmet has signed for Dundee United for a second time.
The two Marks will be an improved central defensive partnership for Dundee United this season, according to Mark Connolly.
Dundee and Dundee United will be playing a lot of Friday night football this season, with the first batch of SPFL live TV league games revealed.