It would be nice to think the spirit of the Deefiant season will be on show at Dens when Dundee host Hamilton.
Like everyone else who has Dundee at heart, these are worrying times for me.
Rab Douglas won the vast majority of his 19 Scotland caps under Berti Vogts.
Rab Douglas wasn’t a player to rant and rave in a dressing room for the sake of it.
Rab Douglas hasn’t played a game of football since Dick Campbell was sacked at Forfar and he followed the veteran manager out of the Station Park door.
Former Dundee, Celtic, Forfar Athletic and Scotland keeper Rab Douglas has joined The Courier Sport team as a new columnist. Before his column begins in next Thursday’s paper, one of the most popular players to play for the Dens Park club looks back on one of the most fondly-remembered success stories, as well as the challenges that face the current Dundee side.