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 United will romp to the Championship title and back to the Premiership.
It has long been thought that one of the many reasons Dundee United will continue to cruise to the Championship title is the depth of their squad.
The American era at Dundee United began with a 2-1 home win over Falkirk.
Had it not been for Dunfermline’s stoppage time equaliser in Inverness, Saturday afternoon could have been a whole lot worse for Dundee United.
Lawrence Shankland grabbed a terrific hat-trick to push relentless Dundee United ever closer to the Premiership.
In this week's Talking Football Eric Nicolson and Ian Roache look back at the Dundee derby and look ahead to its implications.
In this week's Talking Football, Eric Nicolson and Ian Roache look into St Johnstone's pre-Christmas revival, pick a date for Dundee United's title coronation and discuss why even a Dundee win didn't make some fans happy.
Mouldy Old Dough had just been knocked off the number one spot in the pop charts the last time Dundee United lost a competitive match to East Fife.
It was a sign of the position Dundee United had put themselves in that they were susceptible to the sort of sucker punch that floored them at Firhill.