It is rare indeed to hear a big cheer emanating from a dressing-room full of players who have just lost a cup tie on penalties to their derby rivals.
Sofien Moussa gave Dundee a big derby boost by scoring a hat-trick against Cowdenbeath at Central Park.
The moment a Dundee player accidentally cleaned out a teammate during Saturday's game against Rangers has gone viral.
Dundee were unable to do a PSG on Celtic as they were well beaten in this Betfred Cup quarter-final at Dens Park.
Dundee 1, Dundee United 1 (United win 4-3 on pens to earn bonus point): Tangerines on the spot to top group
There was derby delight for Dundee United at Dens as they first drew with Dundee then earned the bonus point thanks to a 4-3 penalty shoot-out success.
There was late, late drama at Stark’s Park as Dundee began their Betfred Cup campaign with a victory against Raith Rovers.
Randy Wolters lapped up his first goal for Dundee - then set his sights on many more to make himself a firm fans' favourite.
Club football is back and the two Dundee clubs will be hoping the break hasn't stopped their momentum. Eric Nicolson and Neil Robertson assess the weekend fixtures and the Scotland manager's job.
Dundee slumped to a disappointing defeat at Dens in their opening Premiership match of the season with Ross County running out deserved winners.
Dundee boss Neil McCann has explained his reasoning for handing Josh Meekings his debut for the club in the intimidating surroundings of Celtic Park on Saturday.