Former Raith Rovers and Dundee United assistant manager Laurie Ellis has taken on the post as No.2 to Gary Naysmith at Queen of the South.
Dundee United have been linked with a move to take Rangers' Jordan Rossiter on loan until the end of the season.
Fraser Fyvie insists Dundee United need to show the fans they are title-winning material from day one as they seek to find a way back to the Ladbrokes Premiership at the third attempt.
Dundee United have announced changes to the board at Tannadice with two arrivals and one departure.
Former Dundee United boss Jackie McNamara has left his role as chief executive of York City with immediate effect.
There was delight for Dundee boss Paul Hartley and frustration for Dundee United manager Ray McKinnon as the transfer window closed at midnight.
Dundee United have signed former Falkirk, Raith and Livingston defender Paul Watson on a two-year deal.
United eased to a comfortable victory in last night’s friendly against Montrose at Links Park, a win which delighted manager Ray McKinnon.
Former Dundee United midfielder Ryan Gauld has returned to the Scotland under-21 squad for the matches against France and Northern Ireland later this month.
Dundee United’s Cammy Smith believes the club have added players who possess the right stuff for the battles ahead.