Victorious Dundee United manager Robbie Neilson was delighted with the way his team raced away from Dundee in the second half.
Dundee 0 Dundee United 2: Super striker Lawrence Shankland takes Dens by storm to deliver derby glory
They've got Lawrence Shankland, they've got Lawrence Shankland.
As the city gears up for an intriguing second Dundee derby of the season, Ian Roache sticks his head above the parapet to select three crucial head-to-head contests and predict the outcome.
It was great to see Kane Hemmings get among the goals at Alloa but I think we all knew he would start scoring again.
Jim Spence: Lawrence Shankland’s Scotland success story should inspire every player who has suffered setback
Lawrence Shankland’s performances in his two Scotland appearances were a boost for every player who has ever suffered a career setback.
Rab Douglas: Late loss hard to take but Arbroath have to be upbeat after running Dundee United so close
On reflection, the only disappointing thing about Arbroath’s trip to Tannadice was that there were no points to take back down the road.
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.
Championship report card: Dundee United in good place despite Arbroath scare but Dundee behind schedule
The Championship campaign is six matches in and our writer Ian Roache assesses how the four Courier country clubs are faring.
It seems almost churlish to say it but Dundee United have played better this season than they did in the derby.
Dundee United 6 Dundee 2: Terrific Tangerines repeat 2015 scoreline in demolition derby at Tannadice
Dundee United romped to victory in a demolition derby at Tannadice, smashing six goals past Dundee.