Ray McKinnon admits he is well aware of the challenge he faces in restoring top-flight football to Dundee United.
Inverness Caledonian Thistle finished the best of the rest as they cruised past Dundee 4-0 to finish seventh in the Scottish Premiership.
Dundee United have confirmed Ray McKinnon as their new manager on a three-year contract.
Ray McKinnon has resigned as manager of Raith Rovers following talks over a proposed switch to Dundee United.
Dundee United have been docked three points for fielding ineligible players in their game against Inverness CT.
Former Celtic winger Bobby Carroll has died just two days before short of his 78th birthday.
Relegated Dundee United gave their home fans some rare joy as they came from two goals down to draw 3-3 with Partick Thistle.
Dundee United chairman Stephen Thompson is meeting with Raith Rovers manager Ray McKinnon on Monday
Raith Rovers have accepted Dundee United's offer for manager Ray McKinnon, who is now set to have talks with Stephen Thompson.
Dundee United are in talks with Raith Rovers to bring their manager Ray McKinnon to Tannadice, according to Sky sources.
Dundee United have had an approach for Ray McKinnon turned down by Raith Rovers.
Inverness slumped to a 3-2 home defeat to already-relegated Dundee United in the Scottish Premiership on Friday night.
Dundee United are hoping to appoint a new boss within two to three weeks with the process yet to begin, say Sky sources.
St Johnstone boss Tommy Wright admits he is perplexed by speculation linking him to the managerial vacancy at Dundee United.
Inverness assistant Brian Rice insists Dundee United's turmoil will not make it any easier on Friday evening.
Dundee United have confirmed the departure of Mixu Paatelainen with immediate effect.
Eight Dundee United players who are out of contract this summer have been told they will not be offered new deals.
Mixu Paatelainen is to leave his position as Dundee United head coach in the next 48 hours, Sky sources understand.
Sky Sports understands Dundee United boss Mixu Paatelainen has held talks over his future at Tannadice.
Dundee United boss Mixu Paatelainen reckons it would be a senseless decision if he was dismissed following the club's relegation.