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.
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.
Dundee defender Jordan McGhee has admitted the derby defeat at the hands of Dundee United “took the wind out of our sails.”
Dundee boss James McPake admits that while teenage sensation Finlay Robertson just wants to play football, the club will carefully continue to manage his development.
Kane Hemmings is believed to be on his way back to Dundee.
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.
In this week's Talking Football Eric Nicolson and Ian Roache look back at the Dundee derby and look ahead to its implications.
Talking Football: Dundee deserve to pat themselves on back and United ready to go again against Dunfermline
In this week's Talking Football, Courier football writers Ian Roache and Neil Robertson tackle Dundee's positive performance against Aberdeen, look ahead to Dundee United's trip to Dunfermline and ponder whether or not the "big black cloud" has lifted at St Johnstone.
Manager James McPake understands why Dundee fans have been getting the jitters but hopes nerves will be calmed soon.
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.