Broughty Athletic take on local side Dundee Violet tonight in their first friendly game of their pre-season campaign at Whitton Park.

It will be a chance for manager Keith Gibson to see his recent signings in action, those that can make it as some players are still on holidays and injured. The Fed had to cancel Saturday’s trip to Dunbar United due to these reasons.

Tonight’s game will also be tinged with sadness after the death of club physio Sandy Dorward at the weekend so a minutes silence to pay respects to Sandy and his family will be held before the game for the players, which kicks off at 7-15pm…