It's Dundee derby week again. Eric Nicolson and Ian Roache take a detailed look at the second clash between Dundee and Dundee United of the season, as well as St Johnstone's revival and Forfar's search for a new manager.
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.
Grim results and worrying trends are put under the microscope in this week's Talking Football with Eric Nicolson and Ian Roache.
There have been mutterings of disaffection from some St Johnstone fans about manager Tommy Wright after Saints’ dire start to the season.
In the latest Talking Football podcast Jim Spence, Ian Roache and Eric Nicolson discuss the Lawrence Shankland Scotland call-up and whether Dundee United fans should be worried that the clock is ticking on his stay at Tannadice.
TALKING FOOTBALL: No St Johnstone crisis yet (and Lawrence Shankland is priceless for Dundee United)
Bottom of the table St Johnstone's wait for a first league win continues. Ian Roache and Eric Nicolson assess how worrying the situation is becoming, as well as the implications of Lawrence Shankland's Scotland call-up.
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.
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 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.
In the latest Talking Football podcast Jim Spence, Ian Roache and Eric Nicolson discuss the message Dundee United will send out to the rest of the league if they extend their 100% record against Ayr United.