St Johnstone have registered an interest in bringing Michael O’Halloran back to McDiarmid Park.
Even though I was 99% sure that I would be selected for my third Olympics, it doesn’t make the confirmation any less special.
The street-wise St Johnstone players’ ability to think on their feet should help them in their step into the unknown against FK Trakai in next week’s Europa League opener, according to Richard Foster.
If it hadn’t been for a last minute intervention from Neil McCann, Lewis Spence would have been a Brechin City player rather than a Dundee one, Courier Sport can reveal.
Lewis Spence has become Neil McCann’s third summer signing for Dundee, with the Dens Park boss challenging the surprise arrival to follow Cammy Kerr’s example.
Defender Kostadin Gadzhalov has signed a new one-year contract with Dundee. The centre-back has been with the Dark Blues since 2015. He played 19 times for the Dens Park club last season, two of them under new manager Neil McCann. The Dundee boss is still expected to sign another central defender for the 2017-18 campaign.
The return of former St Johnstone striker Stevie May to Scotland is in doubt.
Brian Easton will need to play in one of St Johnstone’s two remaining pre-season friendlies if he is to have a chance of facing FK Trakai in the Europa League opener.
Next season’s IRN-BRU Cup will have a bigger prize pot and one less round.
Steven MacLean reluctantly accepted a couple of seasons ago that playing on the plastic pitches of Scotland was out of the question.