Dundee United are looking to tie up their promising youngsters on new long-term contracts, with sporting director Tony Asghar revealing that Scott Banks hasn’t been the only player targeted in this transfer window.
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.
Cruising to victory on day one of the Championship season was an ideal way to put down a marker for Dundee United.
TALKING FOOTBALL: Dundee have to worry about Dundee United gap AND the teams that are now above them
In this week's Talking Football Ian Roache and Eric Nicolson have the last word on the Dundee derby and its implications, as well as assessing deadline day for St Johnstone.
In the return of Talking Football, Courier sports writers Neil Robertson and Eric Nicolson assess the early signs in the Championship title race and the dreaded S word gets mentioned in connection with St Johnstone.
Grim results and worrying trends are put under the microscope in this week's Talking Football with Eric Nicolson and Ian Roache.
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 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.
TALKING FOOTBALL PODCAST: Will Kane Hemmings or Lawrence Shankland be the Dundee derby match-winner?
In the latest Talking Football podcast the Courier's sports writers preview the first Dundee derby of the season.
Stevie May has been linked with both Dundee clubs but St Johnstone are the only Tayside team to confirm their intent to sign the Aberdeen striker.