Derek McInnes believes Dundee United would be a huge loss to the Scottish Premiership if they were relegated, but that will not stop the Aberdeen manager from trying to plunge his former club further into the mire tonight.
Dundee United fell 12 points adrift at the bottom of the Premiership despite getting a decent-looking draw away to Hamilton Accies.
Dundee United’s John Souttar completed a transfer to Hearts minutes before the midnight deadline and says the move will allow him to get his career “back on track”.
Opinion will be divided over Jackie McNamara’s managerial reign at United.
Dundee United are likely to face an injury and suspension-hit St Johnstone side in Saturday’s Tayside derby.
On a day when little went right for Dundee United, there was at least one positive in the return from injury of defender Callum Morris.
Saturday's 3pm match between Partick Thistle and Dundee United has been postponed.
A fabulous winner from Dundee United substitute Scott Fraser with just five minutes to go lit up this dull William Hill Scottish Cup fifth round tie at Tannadice.
Anthony Stokes won’t be joining Dundee United, after Scottish football’s worst kept secret was confirmed - he has signed for Hibs.
Striker Henri Anier is returning to Dundee United after his loan spell at Hibernian was cut short.