A last-gasp header from Billy Mckay rescued a point for Dundee United against 10-man Dundee at Tannadice.
It was game, set and match to the Hoops as Dundee lost to goals from Tomas Rogic, Leigh Griffiths, Emilio Izaguirre (two), Scott Brown and Nadir Ciftci at Celtic Park.
Departing Dundee defender Paul McGinn is a target for ambitious English outfit Fleetwood Town.
Goal machine Gary Irvine did it again as Dundee stretched their unbeaten run to five games by winning 2-1 away to St Mirren.
The New Year honours went to Dundee as they beat city neighbours Dundee United on derby day at Dens Park.
Birmingham boss Harry Redknapp has revealed that Dundee made an attempt to bring Greg Stewart back to the City of Discovery but could not afford the player’s wages.
St Johnstone secured their top six place with a win in this Tayside derby, but Dundee had reason to leave McDiarmid Park happy as well.
Dundee goalkeeper Scott Bain has had the appeal against his derby red card rejected by the SFA.
Dundee’s Paul McGowan knows only too well just how difficult it is as a player to go from the incredible high of winning the League Cup back to the bread-and-butter games in the Premiership.
Dundee goalkeeper Scott Bain had a frustrating night in Prague, staying on the bench as the Scots beat the Czech Republic 1-0.