BARRY SMITH'S attachment to Dundee is such that he could never stay estranged for too long.
Dundee could be on the verge of new ownership after receiving a considerable offer from a joint Scottish-USA consortium consisting of current majority shareholder Bill Colvin, director Steve Martin and Keyes Capital, a company in Austin, Texas.
THE idea of John Brown enjoying the quiet life sits about as easily as a bottom that's been given a swift boot by the Dundee manager.
A merged league structure will be back on the agenda when Scottish Premier League clubs hold their latest meeting on reconstruction today - but so will a second-tier breakaway.
Interim Dundee boss John Brown has been given the job on a full-time basis, the club has confirmed.