It won’t be a happy Hogmanay for Dundee United fans after this remarkable match at Tynecastle ended in a 3-2 defeat.
A western theme this week as Courier Sport’s football writers discuss the burning issues after a dramatic Dundee derby and a stunning win for St Johnstone.
Former Dundee United midfielder Ryan Gauld has returned to the Scotland under-21 squad for the matches against France and Northern Ireland later this month.
Caley Thistle captain Graeme Shinnie reckons the outcome of tonight’s game against Dundee United will shape his side’s season.
Peter Houston spun on his heels, turned his back on the play and covered his eyes with his hands.
Former Dundee United star Gary Mackay-Steven believes he has improved as a player since leaving Tannadice.
Dundee United squeezed past Dunfermline into the last eight of the Scottish League Cup thanks to a couple of extra-time goals.
Callum Morris hopes to get the nod to be a leader now that Jarek Fojut is heading back to Poland.
Mixu Paatelainen will be looking for a reaction from his Dundee United players after a brutal assessment of their performance against Celtic, Paul Hartley will be trying to stop his Dundee team sliding down the table, while Tommy Wright will be asking for more of the same from his in-form St Johnstone side. The Courier’s sports writers, Eric Nicolson, Ian Roache and Neil Robertson analyse the burning issues surrounding our three Premiership clubs.
Dundee’s two senior football clubs are to have the same shirt sponsor for the first time.