Dundee sign young defender and striker on deadline day

Cedwyn Scott and Dan Jefferies

Dundee have completed a double deadline day swoop.

The Dens Park side have secured the services of Daniel Jefferies from Colchester United and Huddersfield Town’s Cedwyn Scott.

Defender Jefferies, a Wales U/19 international, has joined up after leaving Colchester having come through the youth ranks at Swansea

Scott, 19, is a striker and has joined up on a permanent deal, according to the SFA.

Both have been signed in a bid to boost The Dee’s development squad.

It has also been announced that youngster Jack Lambert has penned an extended deal at the club.

All three will go into the U/20s squad for tonight’s game against Falkirk.

Meanwhile, Nicky Low’s extended loan spell at Derry City has been confirmed.