Former Liverpool forward Florent Sinama Pongolle has agreed a six-month contract with Dundee United.
Dundee United have signed former West Ham defender Guy Demel for the remainder of the season.
Hearts failed to close the gap on Scottish Premiership leaders Celtic after drawing 1-1 with Dundee, as Dundee United lost again.
Mixu Paatelainen remains confident Dundee United can stay up despite them sliding six points adrift.
Gavin Gunning has returned to Dundee United as Mixu Paatelainen's first signing since he took charge of the club.
Mario Bilate has left Dundee United by mutual consent after suffering a season-ending injury earlier this year.
Hearts and Aberdeen close the gap at the top, while St Jonstone and Inverness Caley win, and Dundee draw with Partick.
York City have appointed former Celtic and Scotland defender Jackie McNamara as their new manager.
Dundee United are closing in on a move to sign Japanese World Cup goalkeeper Eiji Kawashima.
Hearts moved above Aberdeen in to second place in the Scottish Premiership with victory over Partick at Firhill.
Kris Commons put his row with Celtic's management behind him with two goals in a 5-0 Premiership win over Dundee United.
Ronny Deila paid tribute to Kris Commons after he scored twice in Celtic's Premiership 5-0 win against Dundee United.
Players should develop with freedom and not be encouraged to resort to ugly football, demands Sky Sports pundit Neil McCann.
Dundee United boss Mixu Paatelainen will only bring in "exceptional" players when the transfer window reopens in January.
Mixu Paatelainen was surprised by a lack of quality from his players as Dundee United lost his first match as manager.
Mixu Paatelainen suffered a losing start as Dundee United's manager as his new side lost 1-0 to Hearts at Tannadice.
David Tanner on the return of the SPFL following the international break and dejection of Scotland's Euro'16 campaign.
David Tanner and Andy Walker run through all the weekend's games from the Scottish Premiership.
Sky Sports pundit Neil McCann reckons Dundee United's players will have to rediscover some mental strength.
Dundee United have announced Mixu Paatelainen as their new head coach on a three-year deal.