In this week's Talking Football, Courier sports writers Eric Nicolson and Ian Roache assess the significance of Dundee United's first league defeat, James McPake's willingness to make bold selection calls and St Johnstone's new signings making their mark.
Dundee players left Dens Park to a chorus of boos on Saturday.
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.
TALKING FOOTBALL: Dundee have to worry about Dundee United gap AND the teams that are now above them
In this week's Talking Football Ian Roache and Eric Nicolson have the last word on the Dundee derby and its implications, as well as assessing deadline day for St Johnstone.
Grim results and worrying trends are put under the microscope in this week's Talking Football with Eric Nicolson and Ian Roache.
Dundee United have given the chasing packing encouragement, Ian McCall hasn’t missed Robbie Neilson and Tommy Wright and Amy MacDonald have become embroiled in one of the more bizarre Scottish football spats.
In the latest Talking Football podcast Eric Nicolson, Ian Roache and Jim Spence discuss Dundee United's need to get more physical, Dundee's need for a 'statement' win and St Johnstone's need for any sort of win.
Talking Football: Dundee deserve to pat themselves on back and United ready to go again against Dunfermline
In this week's Talking Football, Courier football writers Ian Roache and Neil Robertson tackle Dundee's positive performance against Aberdeen, look ahead to Dundee United's trip to Dunfermline and ponder whether or not the "big black cloud" has lifted at St Johnstone.
The first Dundee derby of the new Championship season is scheduled to take place at Tannadice on Saturday, August 31.
TALKING FOOTBALL: Dundee supporters are getting their patience tested big time (but they shouldn’t boo during a game)
In this week's Talking Football Ian Roache and Eric Nicolson discuss the Dundee boo boys and the football they are being served up, Dundee United's three-week break and St Johnstone's battle to stop the bleeding before they get to the January transfer window.