Captain Mark Reynolds has given Dundee United a big boost ahead of their clash with Ross County by agreeing a new three-year deal.
Dundee boss Jim McIntyre rued the glorious chance missed by Ethan Robson as his team lost 2-0 to St Johnstone.
St Johnstone consigned Dundee to their 22nd defeat of a dismal Premiership season.
Dundee midfielder John O’Sullivan admits they have become too used to disappointment and that has to change.
As Dundee strive to save their season, manager Jim McIntyre has told his players: “It’s got to be now.”
Dundee United head north to Dingwall on Friday for their Championship crunch clash against Ross County.
It was déjà vu all over again as Dundee United showed they are the undisputed champions of deflating defeats.
Dundee United’s Jamie Robson is convinced they can still be champions despite missing yet another open goal.
Dundee United failed to take a golden chance to go top of the Championship as they were beaten at home by Queen of the South.
Even winning three out of three may not be enough to clinch top six, admits St Johnstone boss Tommy Wright
St Johnstone manager Tommy Wright admits the top six might be beyond them even if they win all their post-split matches.