New signing Adil Nabi goes straight into the Dundee squad for today’s Premiership opener at St Mirren.
The 24-year-old will likely have to settle for a place on the bench, however.
Coming back into the team will be star midfielder Glen Kamara after he shrugged off an ankle injury picked up in training last week.
The Finnish international missed wins at Peterhead and home to Brechin but is expected to return.
Striker Sofien Moussa, too, is expected to have got over his rib injury he suffered against Dunfermline.
The Tunisian was given painkilling injections to get through the game at Balmoor but wasn’t able to play against Brechin.
There are still question marks over the fitness of central defender Genseric Kusunga.