LIVE UPDATES: Dundee 1-3 Motherwell
Dundee face Motherwell looking for their first league win after three top flight defeats on the bounce.
And after a busy week in the run up to last night's transfer deadline there are plenty new faces on show in the Dundee ranks.
Midweek signing Kenny Miller makes his debut while last minute signings Calvin Miller, Andy Boyle and Ryan Inniss are all on the bench.
Glen Kamara and Nathan Ralph miss out through injury.
Dundee - Hamilton, Curran, Kusunga, Meekings, Kerr, Spence, McGowan, Madianga, Nabi, Kallman, K Miller.
Motherwell - Carson, Johnson, Hartley, McHugh, Aldred, Campbell, Cadden, Main, Bigirimana, Tait, Rose.
31/08/18 Reverse order Timestamp format
1' - We're off at Dens.
1' - Miller is playing just behind Kallman, whose name incidentally, is pronounced Shallman. Not just a report, but an education.
2' - Decent crowd at Dens as fans turn up to see the new men.
3' - Early nerves as ball is played into home box. Kerr dives to head it behind.
4' - Corner comes in, Aldred heads and goal and Hamilton makes a great save and Johnson can't put the rebound away.
5' - Miller has pulled out wide on the right now. Five minutes gone and he's already played in two positions!
6' - Six minutes gone at it's been all the Steelmen.
7' - Motherwell attack again. Main shoots over from outside the area.
8' -Miller and Curran combine. Bigirimana hacks down Curran and is booked.
9' - Nabi whips the free kick into the box, but Well clear well.
10' - Main with another shot. It's off target again.
13' - Now Johnson has a pop from distance. We're still waiting for the first decent home effort.
15' - Nabi and Kallman combine well, but Nabi spoils the good work by attempting an ambitious pass when he had easier options.
16' - Miller feeds Kallman in the box, but he can't get the ball out of his feet and it's scrambled clear.
18' - Dundee still not creating, but at least not all the proceedings are in their own box.
20' - Dee are trying to play the ball out from the back, but it's staying at the back. And from losing possession cheaply a Main header is deflected inches wide.
21' Bigirimana's corner is right under the bar and Hamilton has to punch clear. Good save.
22' - Motherwell are turning the screw again and even this early will feel they should be ahead.
25' - Some respite for Dundee as Aldred fouls Kallman. Nabi launches the ball into the area, but it's an easy take for Carson.
26' - Well pressure resumes and they force two quick corners, though Dundee do defend them well enough.
27' - Awful mistake by Meekings gives Main a sight of goal. He shoots just wide. Motherwell should have won this already.
29' - Miller wins a corner in rare Dee raid forward. Nabi's kick is cleared, but the ball is back in the area and it's another corner.
30' - Nabi takes the kick, there's a scramble, it's cleared but another corner is won.
33' - Meekings down and needing treatment. Could this see one of the new men coming on?
35' - Meekings is playing on but he doesn't look comfortable.
37' - Curran with a long ball forward for Miller. It's just inches in front of him and Carson gathers. That was almost perfect.
40' - Main with a header from a Cadden cross. Easy save for Hamilton.
44' - Madianga comes in from the left and shoots high from distance. He had people to pass to.
45' - Meekings can't continue. Ryan Inniss comes on for his debut, some 18 minutes after signing. Correction, hours.
HT - 0-0. Motherwell dominant.
46' - Second half kicks off. Dundee heading downhill. Hopefully that's not a metaphor.
46' - Miller has ball in net from a Nabi pass, but Nabi was offside.
48' - Poor backpass sees Miller give chase, but Carson deals with it well.
49' - Cadden wins a corner on the right after a strong run. Bigirimana takes it and Nabi heads clear.
51' - New man Inniss is a big powerful unit.
52' - Well send on Frear for Cadden, who is none too happy
53' - Bigirimana hits the set netting with a shot from distance. Some visiting fans thought that was in.
55' - Dee getting forward a bit more this half, but not creating much.
56' - DISASTER! Frear cross sees Kusunga miss the ball completely and Johnson is there to net from seven yards.
57' - Calvin Miller comes on for Nabi for his debut.
58' - That's the second home league game in a row a Kusunga error has cost a goal.
60' - Dundee preparing another change. Ngwatala is getting ready to come on.
62' - The atmosphere now is very flat. Fans sense another defeat.
64' - Ngwatala for Madianga for Dundee.
66' - Calvin Miller booked for a foul.
68' - DOUBLE DISASTER! Bigirimana takes the free kick, the wall evaporates and Hamilton is easily beaten. Two nil Motherwell thanks to another soft goal.
70' - Dundee force a corner. Calvin Miller takes it and Kallman heads home. They're back in it.
72' - They looked dead and buried at 1-0, never mind two, but the come back could be on.
73' - Spence is knocked cold in the middle of the park. Get him on his feet, there's a game to be saved!
75' - Spence on his feet and looking groggy. Should he play on? Answer is no, but he probably will. Dundee have used all their subs.
77' - Spence does come back on, but he's not looking to steady.
79' - Curran fires in a shot from a tight angle. Carson grabs the ball safely.
81' - Dundee are fighting hard and McGowan is denied by Carson who saves the shot with his leg.
83' - Now Kallman has a header, but it's right at Carson. It was a difficult chance, but only a few yards out.
84' - Well send on Bowman for Main. That's their 3rd change - just noticed Sammon is on already.
85' - It's all over. Dundee asleep at another set play. Bigirimana takes a quick free kick, Sammon forces the ball across goal and Campbell fires home
87' - That was simply awful defending and summed up and dreadful day.
88' - The home fans are heading for the exits and can't be blamed.
90' - Dundee attack and a Kusunga effort is deflected wide.
90' - They've just put up five minutes of injury time. Haven't the home fans suffered enough?!
90' - Inniss booked for a foul on Sammon
FT- 1-3. Dundee's miserable start to the season continues and as depressing as the score looks, it could have been worse.