Getting a calculator out would only serve to torture himself. Paul McGowan doesn’t need to know the exact facts and figures. He is well aware that the Dundee v Aberdeen fixture hasn’t been kind to him or his team.
Courier sports writers Ian Roache and Eric Nicolson look back on a depressing set of weekend results for Dundee, St Johnstone and Dundee United and assess where improvement can be made.
With Dundee United under new ownership, Courier Sport looks back on the power changes which have led to the club being controlled by an American businessman with no link to Tannadice for the first time in its history.
Seven games into the Championship season, Dundee are still struggling to build any sort of momentum.
Kenny Miller has called on the Dundee players to have a “long, hard look in the mirror” before tomorrow night’s clash with Hearts.
Ali McCann wasn’t fazed by being thrown in at the deep end against Celtic.
Given what preceded it three days earlier, it wasn’t going to take much to represent an improvement for Scotland in this friendly against Portugal.
He didn’t even have to think about it.
TALKING FOOTBALL: Dundee have to worry about Dundee United gap AND the teams that are now above them
In this week's Talking Football Ian Roache and Eric Nicolson have the last word on the Dundee derby and its implications, as well as assessing deadline day for St Johnstone.
The agent of striker Stevie May was sat in the McDiarmid Park directors’ box for yesterday’s Betfred Cup defeat to Ross County, with St Johnstone boss Tommy Wright hopeful the Perth club are closing in on two new signings.