Young St Johnstone midfielder Ali McCann has signed a new three-and-a-half-year deal with the Perth club.
Dundee players left Dens Park to a chorus of boos on Saturday.
It’s now 11 seasons since Derek McInnes took St Johnstone out of the Championship and, in that time, they have never looked in danger of returning there. Until now. After a disastrous BetFred Cup group stage, Saints failed to win any of their first 10 league fixtures.
The last five games of 2019 will determine how busy St Johnstone manager Tommy Wright will be in the January transfer window.
The St Johnstone players need to prove that they are worthy of surviving a Tommy Wright January rebuild, according to midfielder Liam Craig.
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.
There were a couple of markers laid for Callum Booth at Rugby Park - the point that got St Johnstone off the foot of the table and his debut for the McDiarmid Park side.
Jason Holt is ready to put his stop-start season behind him and give St Johnstone the midfield presence Tommy Wright had in mind when he signed the Rangers man on loan.