Paul McGowan has revealed he was shocked by the scale and intensity of the Dundee derby when he first experienced it.
Neil McCann took his time before accepting the job as Dundee's new manager earlier this summer.
Dundee boss Neil McCann refused to hide from his team's league position after watching his side slump to the foot of the Premiership with defeat at home to Hamilton.
Mark O'Hara, the thorn in the side of Rangers, grabbed a glorious double as gutsy Dundee grabbed a vital victory.
Dundee may have won their last two games against Rangers and Ross County but Dens boss Neil McCann is determined his players will not be resting on their laurels any time soon.
Dundee boss Neil McCann will have the luxury of a full squad to choose from for tomorrow’s crunch Tayside derby with St Johnstone.
Dundee made it three out of three in pre-season with victory over Brechin City.
In this week's Talking Football, Ian Roache and Eric Nicolson look forward to the first Premiership Tayside derby of the season and a couple of big games in the Championship.
Dundee captain Darren O’Dea insists the Dark Blues are in a “good place” as they go looking for their first away league win of the season.
Dundee’s long, long wait for a win over Celtic continues after this narrow defeat in the east end of Glasgow.