Dundee fans frightened their American owners this week with their naked hostility to the possible appointment of Billy Dodds as assistant to new manager Jim McIntyre.
Last Saturday’s first half performance by Dundee United was the finest by the Tangerines in a long while.
The debate over video technology in football was reignited in midweek after a crystal clear Hibs goal against rivals Hearts was disallowed by referee Steven McLean.
Dundee United’s insistence that star striker Lawrence Shankland will be going nowhere in the January transfer window will bring a huge sense of relief to their supporters.
It’s been another controversial week on Planet football.
I’ve interviewed managers in imminent danger of the sack on dozens of occasions.
I once interviewed Neil Lennon and Billy Connolly together at Pittodrie.
Both Dundee and Dundee United seem ready to run with smaller squads next season. That’s a good thing.
In Scotland we have to decide whether we really want to be a serious player in both our men’s and women’s football.
Dundee United have thrown down the gauntlet to neighbours Dundee, and the rest of the Championship contenders, with the signing of Lawrence Shankland.