Dundee United head into the Dundee derby with a perfect record after a Lawrence Shankland double earned a convincing win over Dunfermline.
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Ryan Dow knows too well from his time at the club just how much will be expected of Dundee United this season.
Dundee United striker Lawrence Shankland insists he never felt under any pressure to get off to a flyer.
Dundee United’s players have been warned that Dunfermline’s attacking players will give them a run for their money.
Dundee United boss Robbie Neilson admits it isn’t ideal having more than a fortnight between fixtures.
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.
Dundee United and Dundee both got home draws in the third round of the Tunnocks Caramel Wafer Challenge Cup.
Dunfermline frontman Ryan Dow has told Dundee's fans that their taunts just spurred him on.
Dundee boss James McPake admitted his side fell well short of the standard he has set them in a torrid first half at East End Park.
Dundee penalised Dunfermline on Championship opening night as two Danny Johnson spotkicks secured what had seemed an unlikely draw.