Kevin McGoldrick has swapped working for Manchester City in China to be East Fife boss Barry Smith’s assistant at Bayview.
Dundee United’s Scott Fraser believes the professionalism of the Tannadice players won’t allow for a slip-up when they travel to Somerset Park to play Ayr.
Kevin Holt was left disappointed in his 50th league appearance for Dundee after they lost 2-0 to Kilmarnock at the weekend.
James Vincent looks set to start against his former team Inverness Caley Thistle but insists friendships will go out the window come three o’clock.
Dundee defender Kevin Holt has been the only ever-present in the Dundee team since the start of the season, even though manager Paul Hartley has tried several formations.
Scott Bain returned to Dundee’s starting XI on Saturday at Ibrox after missing the last two games through injury and insists having a rival for the No 1 spot can only be good for the team — and him.
Dundee United’s draw at Cappielow against Morton on Saturday could’ve been seen as two points dropped but I see it as a point gained given the run of form the ’Ton were in.
The first cup is up for grabs on Sunday as Aberdeen take on Celtic in the League Cup Final.
Dundee’s cruel injury-time defeat on Saturday just shows what fine margins there are in the Premier League.
Dundee’s striking partnership of Marcus Haber and Craig Wighton is still in its infancy but is definitely showing signs of being prosperous.
My forecast of an England win unfortunately came true last Friday and no one is more disappointed than me with the result.