New Dundee signing Declan McDaid has revealed that despite already having an offer on the table from another club, he jumped at the chance when he heard there was interest in him from Dens boss James McPake.
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Dundee United boss Robbie Neilson confident regardless of which team provides opposition in play-offs
Dundee United manager Robbie Neilson will head to the Highlands today confident his team can beat whoever prevails in the play-off quarter-final.
Ayr United defender Liam Smith has insisted his loyalties remain with Ian McCall’s side – even though he will be joining Dundee United in the summer.
Dundee United manager Robbie Neilson is looking for Ayr to do them 'a turn' by keeping the title door ajar.
Dundee United have confirmed the pre-contract signing of Ayr United right-back Liam Smith. The 23-year-old will finalise his switch to the Tangerines in the summer. Smith, who began his career at Hearts and has also played on loan for St Mirren, has agreed a two-year deal with Robbie Neilson’s men.
Paul McMullan’s importance to Dundee United has gone through the roof in recent weeks.
It is highly unlikely to get them back into a title race with Ross County but this Dundee United victory could be a hugely significant one in their season all the same.
Ayr United manager Ian McCall will have no problem selecting Liam Smith to play against Dundee United tonight - even though he has signed a pre-contract agreement to move to Tannadice in the summer.
The title may be all but gone but there is no lack of motivation for Dundee United against Ayr this evening.
Dundee United have won the race to sign Ayr United defender Liam Smith on a pre-contract agreement, Courier Sport can reveal.