DFCSS Sponsorship of Dundee Schools' U16 Caira Trophy Final 2016/17
Result: Grove 6 – 0 St. John’s
Grove dominated the first half and deservedly led 4-0 at half time through 3 well taken goals and 1 from the penalty spot. St. John’s was a much improved side in the second half and created a few chances but failed to find the back of the net. Grove scored another 2 ...
Welcome Back Neil
On behalf its Members' the Society Board would like to warmly welcome Neil McCann back to Dens at the start of what will hopefully be a long and very successful period managing the Club.
Picture by courtesy of DC Thomson
ADJOURNED AGM AND Q&A ANNOUNCEMENT
Following on from the AGM on the 15th April 2017 the DFCSS Board is pleased announce that there will be further AGM and Q&A to be held at 7.30pm on Thursday the 15th June in the 'Dundee Social Club', Thistle Street, Dundee, DD3 7RF.
In addition to the items on the previous Agenda the Board's ...
DFCSS Sponsorship of Dundee Schools’ U15 Senior Sports Cup Final 2016/17
Result: Grove 1 – 2 Monifieth
In a hard fought match at Dens dominated mostly by Grove the ‘Man of the Match’ was Monifieth’s Ewan Stewart (pic.) who scored both of his team’s goals. Monifieth’s goalkeeper Jamie Lockhart ran him a very close second for the honour with a string of fine saves at the ...
Fantastic Trip To Motherwell!!!!
The Society Board wishes to sincerely thank all the supporters who filled the seats on the coach to Motherwell. The departing smiles seen in the photo were even bigger on the way back to Dundee and massive congratulations must also go to Neil McCann and the team for securing such a great result.
Sportsman's Dinner 27th November 2016
Please see the below from Dave Forbes. Dave organised a very successful sportsman's / legend's dinner on Sunday 27th November which was extremely well attended by fans and former players alike.
'I'd like to place on record my thanks to all who attended the Sportsman's Dinner in Invercarse Hotel ...
The DFCSS coach to Fir Park is now full.
The Society Board wishes to thank all those who've booked seats and apologise again to those we couldn't accommodate. Fingers now tightly crossed for a vital win!
DFCSS Members Bus to Fir Park on Saturday 29th April - UPDATE
There's been a great response with the coach filling rapidly. Approximately 10 seats remain. Please check details below and email email@example.com if you'd like to reserve a place.
DFCSS Members Bus to Fir Park on Saturday 29th April
The Society Board is keen to support Neil McCann and the team at this extremely critical stage of the season and in doing so give Society Members who would not otherwise be attending the game an opportunity to follow The Dees at Fir Park.
A 65 seat coach has been booked therefore to depart from ...
On behalf of its Members’ the Society Board would like to thank Paul Hartley for his commitment and hard work as Manager and wish him all the very best for the future.
The Board would also like to welcome Neil McCann back to Dens and very much hope that his appointment will help to secure the Club’s ...
SOCIETY MEETING UPDATE
The Society would like to thank everyone who attended the meeting at the Park House Hotel on Saturday morning. It proved to be a very constructive event with a wide range of positive suggestions made by those in attendance. Importantly all agreed that the Society needs to have a far clearer purpose ...
NEW BOARD APPOINTMENT
The Directors of the Society are delighted to announce that Fergus Storrier has been co-opted to serve as a Board member. Fergus is a lifelong supporter of the Club and rarely misses games, home or away. His appointment will add a considerable amount of additional skills and experience to the Board ...
The Society AGM takes place this Saturday as detailed below and if you’re planning to attend please try to arrive between 10.00am and 10.20am for registration and a refreshment before the start.
If you're unsure whether or not you renewed your membership before memberships were frozen on the 13 ...
2017 AGM Downloads
Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of the above named Society will be held at 10.30am on Saturday 15th April 2017. Please refer to '2017 AGM Notice letter and Agenda' in the downloads section for for full details.
All appropriate documents are also available in the downloads ...
Upcoming 2017 AGM
The DFCSS 2017 AGM details will be announced tomorrow 18/03/2017.
DFCSS Board Number Shortages
Over the past few years it has become very apparent that the society board does not have enough members in order to function as effectively as it might. This was borne in January when a meeting was called that I could not make and I couldn't get in touch with my fellow board members in time ...
Nil By Mouth survey
Please see below email received from the charity Nil By Mouth and a link to a survey that they are undertaking.
This is something I'm sure we all feel strongly about so if you are so inclined please take the survey - takes about five minutes.
I am contacting you on behalf of the ...
James Fraser Dundee FC 1949 - 51
I was made aware of Jimmy Fraser whilst talking to a girl at work who turned out to be his Granddaughter. During the conversation she mentioned that the family had a few mementos of Jimmy's time as a professional player at Dundee and afterwards at Yeovil Town.
Included was the photographed DFC ...
Minutes of some meetings held during 2016 have been uploaded to the downloads and minutes section of this website.
The most recent set of society accounts have now been submitted clearing the way for the organisation of an AGM. Please bear with us on this as it is not a quick or easy process ...
Back up and running
At last we are back up and running with the website and will be posting news articles and information on an ongoing basis.
Watch this space for updates.
As most of you will know the Oor Wullie Bucket Trail, in place over the school holidays in Dundee, features an Oor Wullie sculpture decorated in a classic 1962 Dundee kit. To make it an even bigger stand out it has the number 3 and the name COX on its back.
The sculptures, all 70 of them, will be ...
Calling all Dundee FC fans
After the club’s announcement earlier this week that just over 3,000 season tickets have been sold for the forthcoming season, I’d just like to take the opportunity to back the rallying call that’s been issued. All season ticket purchases so far are of course greatly appreciated but there must be ...
Fans Rep - Have you got your season ticket yet?
I’m sure all Dundee fans are as delighted as I am with the recent announcement that Craig Wighton has extended his contract until the end of 2019. Add that to Cammy Kerr’s extension to 2018 at the back end of last season and it demonstrates that the current board of directors is very much focused ...
Matchday for Maggies
Dee Promotions and Dundee Football Club are very excited to bring a special Ladies day to Dens Park in partnership with Maggie’s.
On Saturday the 7th of May we are proud to host Match Day for Maggie’s when Dundee take on Hamilton in the Ladbrokes Premiership.
The event that will be held in the ...
First fans are in with the bricks..
Dundee Football Club is excited to announce that the first phase of ‘in with the bricks’ are now installed at Dens Park.
The bricks are facing the pitch, situated along the wall of the Stand Enclosure in the Main Stand next to the players’ tunnel.
For those fans who have bought a brick they are ...
Resignation from society board - Alan McEwan
The board of The Dundee FC Supporters Society has recently been advised of the resignation of Chairman Alan McEwan. Alan has cited personal and professional reasons for this decision.Alan has been a stalwart of the society since taking up the position in November last year and has been instrumental ...
Ticket Arrangements - February & March 2016
Ticketing arrangements are now in place for all our matches until the end of March. William Hill Scottish Cup replay, Dundee v Dumbarton at Dens Park on Tuesday 23rd of February with a 7.45pm kick off.
Adult £15, All Concessions:(children under 16, Seniors (65 or over), Full Time Students with ...
Maurice Kidd - " A Superb Supporter of Dundee FC"
The Dundee FC Supporters' Society would like to pass on our condolences to the family of former DFCSS and Dundee Football Club director Maurice Kidd who sadly lost his battle with cancer in the early hours of Saturday 20th February. Maurice joined the club board as a fans’ representative alongside ...
SPFL Reconstruction Survey Results
DFCSS would like to thank everybody who took the time to complete our SPFL reconstruction survey. You have been sharing your views on the future of Scottish football by engaging with our survey that was open for responses from 20th January - 5th February.
We received a fantastic 841 responses and ...
SPFL Reconstruction Survey
With dialogue beginning recently between SPFL clubs on the potential for league reconstruction, the Dundee Football Club Supporters Society would like to make every effort possible to ensure that Dundee Supporters voices’ are heard loud and clear during any forthcoming meetings and ultimately any ...
Bobby Cox Boardroom Picture
Discussions have been taking place recently between the society and the club over this signed picture of our League winning Captain, Bobby Cox.
At present the picture hangs proudly in the club boardroom however the society has approached the club to discuss the possibility of re-locating it. We ...
FALKIRK TICKET INFORMATION
Tickets are on sale now for our William Hill Scottish Cup meeting with Falkirk on Saturday, 9th January 2016, kick off 3pm.
Both clubs have agreed reduced pricing for the match which is sure to be a cracker with both teams coming into the match on the back of good results. Paul Hartley’s men will ...
Perfect Start to 2016 for The Dark Blues
DUNDEE 2 - 1 DUNDEE UNITED
Dundee came from behind to grab the New Year derby honours in a 2-1 win at Dens Park on Saturday 2nd January 2016. Blair Spittal put Dundee United ahead with an early free kick, but Kane Hemmings struck back late in the first half. Nick Ross's winner just after the hour ...
DUNDEE FC DIRECTORS' REPORT AND FINANCIAL STATEMENTS FOR THE YEAR ENDED 31 MAY 2015
The board have received and approved the audited accounts and are pleased to publish financial results for the year ending May 31 2015. The results reflect the investment made during the year in the playing staff, youth development and the infrastructure of the club. The loss for the year was £197k, ...
'IN WITH THE BRICKS' - BUY A BRICK AT DENS NOW
Dundee Football Club is excited to announce a fantastic opportunity for fans to have their name ‘in with the bricks’ at Dens Park. At just £50, have your name, a loved one’s name or a message engraved into one of the bricks which will be fitted inside Dens. The bricks will be facing the pitch, ...
Election of new DFCSS Membership Secretary
DFCSS are delighted to announce the election of our new Membership Secretary. Jamie Keith was proposed and unanimously confirmed by the DFCSS directors during our board meeting on Thursday 17th December 2015. Jamie will take up his role immediately and co-ordinate all society administrative matters....
DFC Seniors Meeting - 14th December 2015
The latest DFC Seniors meeting was held in the premises of Showcase the Street in Manhattan Works, Dundonald Street on Monday 14th December.
Although a smaller than normal group met, as always, a very open and honest exchange of views was had. It was later discovered that a few members had been in ...
DFC Seniors Meeting
The next DFC Seniors meeting will be on Monday 14th December at Showcase the Street, Manhattan Works, Dundonald Street.
The meeting will start at 11am.
Come along and have a look at the STS indoor facilities and have a blether with Bobby Glennie too!
Election of new DFCSS Chairman
Following on from the announcement of Brian Lawrence as the new fans rep to the board of Dundee Football Club, the society are delighted to announce the election of Alan McEwan to the position of DFCSS Chairman.
Alan was proposed and unanimously confirmed by all directors as the new Chairman of ...
DFCSS Fans Rep Introduction
Having been elected by the DFCSS board of directors as the society's new fans rep to the board of Dundee Football Club on Tuesday 1st December 2015, I wanted to take the opportunity to introduce myself to all those of a Dark Blue persuasion. One of the reasons I wanted to introduce ...
Election of new DFCSS Fans Rep
DFCSS are delighted to announce the election of our new Fans Rep to the board of directors at Dundee Football Club.
Brian Lawrence was proposed and unanimously confirmed by the DFCSS directors during our board meeting on Tuesday 1st December 2015. Pending the conclusion of formalities, Brian will ...
DFCSS Statement - 18/11/2015
The Dundee Football Club Supporters Society board is acutely aware that the recent period of instability and upheaval within DFCSS has led to a decreasing and infrequent level of communication emanating from the society to it’s members, the wider Dundee FC supporter base and the local community.
New board members as of 3rd November 2015
In accordance with election rules the nominations for election to the society board were closed on 3rd November at 5pm. There were two valid nominations received for the four board positions available. Please refer to the official announcement published by EMG, which is availabe in the downloads ...
Once again the society board has been subjected to significant change over the last year or so. Not only have two of the board’s most senior, and most prominent, members resigned from their positions but the removal by the club of DFCTV rights has seen some of the society’s major ...
The Society board have reluctantly accepted the resignation of Society Chairman Peter Campbell, aswell as Director/Fans Rep Colin Reid.
Over the past 2 years, Peter has dedicated his time tirelessly between multiple aspects in the Society, often being the glue that holds together the board and ...
Supporter Liaison Officer (SLO)
I have been asked to give some information on the clubs Supporter Liaison Officer.
Below is two websites to give you brief information on what and why we have SLO's.
DFCSS Board Meeting Notes (16/4)
Last night (16th April) the Society held a Board meeting, with many things on the agenda including:
- Minutes of previous board meeting being approved with amendments, these will published online shortly.
- Discussion on the issues faced in the South Enclosure, and how the society will work with ...
Platinum & Gold+ Members Lunch
The Society are pleased to confirm the date of the Plaintum and Gold Plus members lunch at Dens is set for Tuesday 21st April.
We will be in touch with all Platinum and Gold Plus members shortly to confirm availability and attendance at the lunch with Paul Hartley and the team.
Thank you for ...
Fans Representative Q and A
Over the past 2 weeks, Fans Representative to the Club board Colin Reid has been taking all questions regarding the clubs current situation. Today he posted the official Club replies to fans questions, here they are in full;
It is the considered opinion of the Board that the Club is ...
DFCSS Board Meeting Minutes Added
Society Board Meeting Minutes for 6/12/14 and 18/12/14 have been added to the Downloads and Minutes section of the website.
Missing minutes for the period between 19/08/14 and 6/12/14 shall be added in the near future.
Thank you for your co-operation in the meantime.
DFCSS Board Meeting Notes
Tonight (22nd January) the Society held a Board meeting, with many things on the agenda including:
- Minutes of previous board meeting approved with amendments, these will published online shortly, along with the current backlog (for which we profusely apologise).
- Society looking into ways to ...
AGM Update - Board Resignations
As required in the Society model rules all serving Board members that have been co-opted onto the Society Board since the previous AGM must resign at the next AGM. To comply with this rule both Carol & Robyn Findlay will resign from the Society Board in the run up to the AGM. Carol & Robyn have ...
The Directors of the Society are pleased to announce that this years AGM will take place on Saturday the 6th of December at 10:30 in the Penman Lounge at Dens Park.
Nominations for election to the Society board will open on the 8th of November and close on friday the 21st of November
To take part ...
Chairmans Update October
Dundee FC Supporters’ Society Chairman’s report September 2014
This is my, much overdue, first report of the new season. To be honest, I have been putting it off as I didn’t think I had a lot to mention, but as I sit down now and list my bullet points it is clear to me that there ...
Society & DSA joint statement
The Dundee FC Supporters Society and the Dundee FC Supporters Association were disappointed to read today of ungrounded allegations of sectarian issues within the Dundee support and categorically state that these unfounded accusations are simply untrue.
The City of Dundee should pride itself on ...
The Society board have reluctantly accepted the resignation of Membership director Graham Pert. Graham leaves with the best wishes of the board and we would like to thank him for his dedication and determination to the Society and the fans over the last year
Graham has decided to take a step back ...
DSA have called an EGM for Saturday 12/7/14 in the Taxi Club. Meeting starts at 12 noon
Society Membership Update
The Society introduced its first ever annual membership on the 1st of June 2014 after the members voted for its introduction at our SGM in August. In less than two weeks since its introduction the Society has well over 650 fully paid up adult members! This represents a fantastic response from our ...
Let me start by offering you all an apology, it has been two months since my last update, and although our communications director has been requesting this update for weeks now it has taken a while for me to put pen to paper so to speak. The last three months have been incredibly busy, not only ...
Fans' Rep Report
The Society has launched new membership packages in the last few weeks, namely Gold+, Exile and Diamond. The introduction of these packages gives better options to suit all price ranges.
All details of these are available at www.dfctv.co.uk and will feature on the new Society site once launched. ...
The Board of DFCSS have been aware for some time of the mounting concerns of our members regarding the recent stop/start nature of our team’s promotion bid, with the main body of opinion attributing this largely to inconsistencies in the decision making of John Brown during his tenure as manager of ...
It’s been a busy time since my last Chairman’s update. The AGM came and went in November. I was pleased with the way it turned out and felt that the Society got the organisation just right on the day. There was a healthy turn out, the accounts and reports were all signed off and there was a good ...
Society Board Meeting Live Update
-Minutes of previous board meeting (21/11/12) approved with amendments, these will published online shortly
-Graham Pert provided an update on the continuing work on the new ladies toilet block in the Derry.
-Society will be writing to all members in the coming months with regard to the ...
Introducing the Society’s new Finance Director, Carol Findlay
Carol was born and brought up in Dundee, educated first at Hillside Primary and then Menzieshill High. She has been a Dee since the mid seventies when she began attending games with a group of friends. "Those were the days," she reminisces. "No seats; just steps and railings. There was no ...
Introducing Our New Man on the Board - Ian Baird
Ian is a life-long supporter of the Club, and Trustee and Secretary of Dark Blue Business Trust. Brought up in Dundee Ian started his business career in the city as a Chartered Quantity Surveyor, followed by a move into residential property development where he held senior management and director ...