In Talking Football, our writers Ian Roache, Eric Nicolson and Neil Robertson look at Dundee United's get-out-of-jail win over Arbroath, wonder why Dundee keep losing goals from setpieces and consider St Johnstone's heavy home defeat to Rangers.
There was no place like home for Dundee United as they showed brains, heart and courage to whizz three points clear at the top of the Championship.
Dundee United now look like a boxer who has trained himself into shape for a big fight.
Lawrence Shankland saved Dundee United's blushes with a spectacular late double to beat Arbroath 2-1 at Tannadice.
A week earlier, Lawrence Shankland was the subject of a row. This time he was the focus of a “Wow.”
It was great to see Kane Hemmings get among the goals at Alloa but I think we all knew he would start scoring again.
Former Dundee United boss Jackie McNamara has returned to a prominent role in Scottish football as Dunfermline's new consultant. Ian Roache looks back on his eventful career, both as player and manager.
Brechin City 0 Dundee United 5: Tangerines take giant step towards play-offs as Scott McDonald makes all difference
Scott McDonald helped transform Dundee United into convincing winners at Glebe Park despite only playing one half of the game.
Rab Douglas: Late loss hard to take but Arbroath have to be upbeat after running Dundee United so close
On reflection, the only disappointing thing about Arbroath’s trip to Tannadice was that there were no points to take back down the road.
Jackie McNamara has made a dramatic return to Scottish football as Dunfermline’s new consultant.