The table might not show it yet but there’s no doubt in my mind that this Dundee team is in a better place than Paul Hartley’s 12 months ago.
Every club has to make the right decisions for themselves but I can’t help but think that Falkirk may live to regret pulling the plug on their youth academy.
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It is amazing how quickly things can change in Scottish football.
I can understand why big clubs are being linked with Dundee’s Jack Hendry.
It was a much-needed win for Dundee against Rangers on Friday night at Dens.
We all know the financial problems Dundee have had in the past.
Scotland v the Netherlands is a fixture that certainly brings back mixed emotions for me.
It may not have been the prediction of the century but my suggestion in last week’s column that Pedro Caixinha’s days at Rangers were numbered came true.
The big story of the week in these parts is of course the departure of Ray McKinnon as Dundee United boss.
So Gordon Strachan and Scotland did part company after all but that leaves a big question unanswered.