IT seemed fitting St Mirren were sporting their bright yellow and black third kit in Dumfries.
Dundee United chairman Stephen Thompson has assumed majority control of the club after a transfer of shares was approved at a board meeting.
DUNDEE United finished ninth in the Premier League in 2006.
Dundee United returned to winning ways in style as they outclassed St Mirren 4-0 in a one-sided Scottish Premiership match at Tannadice.
Rebranding the top flight does not eradicate all of its flaws.