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.
The St Johnstone players are in no doubt about the importance of keeping Michael O’Halloran for Saturday’s League Cup semi-final.
St Johnstone got their first goal in six games but it wasn’t enough to get them any Parkhead points.
St Johnstone are anticipating a third - and possibly, final - Rangers bid for Michael O’Halloran.
St Johnstone are battling to hold on to star man Michael O’Halloran after rejecting two bids from Rangers.
St Johnstone’s long unbeaten run came to a halt as they lost to Celtic at a chilly McDiarmid Park.
Summer football is on its way to Scotland thanks to a major revamp of the Scottish League Cup.
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.
The festive season’s Dundee derby will be played on January 2 to accommodate live TV.
Dundee United and St Johnstone will both have to wait a day longer than expected to kick off their Ladbrokes Premiership campaigns.