It’s been another controversial week on Planet football.
As the first chills of November bite, the temperature for Tayside’s three big football sides is both hot and cold.
How can a club like Livingston be riding so high in the Premiership when the two Dundee clubs with greater resources languish in much lower positions?
Dundee fans frightened their American owners this week with their naked hostility to the possible appointment of Billy Dodds as assistant to new manager Jim McIntyre.
Alex McLeish’s reign as Scotland boss is already looking like a disaster.
Football is run solely for the benefit of the people in football. The paying fans are strictly an afterthought.
I’ve interviewed managers in imminent danger of the sack on dozens of occasions.
There has been a barrage of criticism over recent decisions of Scottish football’s new video review system, with the panel of three former referees reviewing incidents missed by match officials.
JIM SPENCE: St Johnstone have found a goal-getter in Tony Watt but can the same be said for Dundee and United?
‘Goals win games’ goes the old saying, but finding the men to score them, and regularly, can require the talents of Derren Brown.
As the old saying goes, the way to make a small fortune in football is to start off with a big one.