When experience couldn’t be found to assist Neil McCann, it had to be found to replace him, John Nelms has admitted.
Jim McIntyre has targeted getting Dundee off the foot of the Premiership as soon as possible after taking over as manager.
Rab Douglas: Ideal scenario would have been Gordon Strachan at Dens but time to get behind Jim McIntyre
In football you very rarely get an ideal scenario and mine would have been to see Gordon Strachan at Dundee in some capacity.
Dundee have moved quickly to appoint Jim McIntyre as their new manager.
Football managers in Dundee seem to be a lot like buses, you wait 11 months for one to get sacked and another follows shortly after.
Ultimately it proved to be a gamble that simply did not pay off.
Lifelong Dundee fan Charlie Adam is open to the idea of being part of a new-look management team at Dens Park, Courier Sport can reveal.
Neil McCann has had a long association with Dundee, his first club as both player and manager. Here is a look back at the highs and lows of his career.
Neil McCann has lost his job as Dundee manager.
Dundee United fans were singing in the rain at Firhill on Saturday afternoon. Courier sports writers Ian Roache and Eric Nicolson assess the Robbie Neilson effect.