Sport is a capricious beast.
I’ll be at St Mirren against Aberdeen today, but I’ll be keeping a keen ear out for the local teams in a period which could make or break their hopes.
I liked the idea of a new stadium for Dundee FC, but increasingly doubt it will ever happen.
Do players want to play for Scotland anymore?
Referee John Beaton faced the cameras after abandoning the midweek game between Kilmarnock and Motherwell, and explained that the fog had made things impossible.
Alex McLeish’s fate was sealed by the 3-0 defeat last month in Kazakhstan.
The battle facing Dundee and Dundee United as the season approaches maximum intensity might now be more to do with the strength of mind of the players than their physical condition.
The death rattle of hope and ambition whispers hauntingly in the city air, as the football season nears its end.
Dundee FC are not short of folk keen to be their new boss, but managing director John Nelms is under serious pressure to get the appointment right.
Rarely can a manager have had such a dramatic effect on a club as Ole Gunner Solskjaer has had at Manchester United.