Second-half headers from Pavol Safranko and Craig Curran see the points headed back to Dundee.
Pupils from Braeview Academy were visited by Dundee United football players.
Skipper Fraser Fyvie's last-minute strike rescued Dundee United after a poor display from Csaba Laszlo's side at Tannadice
New Falkirk manager Ray McKinnon has revealed the deadline day madness at the Championship strugglers – and even had a Dundee defender offered to him with just minutes to go till the window slammed shut.
As the early-season jockeying for position continues in a Championship that’s, so far, living up to predictions it will be the tightest for years, Dundee United can do themselves a lot of good by winning their next two games.
Dundee United pair Fraser Fyvie and Billy King continued their comebacks from injury in the Reserve League Cup on Tuesday.
Fraser Fyvie is not prepared to say how long remains before he’s back pulling the strings for Dundee United in the Championship each week.
He was gutted to see his young team exit the Irn-Bru Cup on penalties but reserve team boss Craig Easton knows the tie against Alloa saw a triple boost for Dundee United.
The Irn-Bru Cup might not matter to Dundee United but Saturday’s second-round clash with Alloa at Tannadice might just prove to be one of the most significant days in their season.
Dundee United reserve team boss Craig Easton believes Saturday’s Irn-Bru Cup clash with Alloa will be the perfect test for his young team.
It remains early days so far as judging new-look Dundee United goes but there is no question Csaba Laszlo’s team are getting to know each other.
He has been branded a Judas in Greenock but former Dundee United boss Ray McKinnon is adamant his decision to leave Morton for Falkirk was down to him chasing silverware not silver.
In the wake of Saturday’s 1-1 draw at Alloa, Dundee United boss Csaba Laszlo still cuts a frustrated figure.
Dundee United midfielder Adam Barton insists they can have no excuses for their poor performance at Alloa despite the tough conditions.
It will be the same teams but it could be two different managers when Dundee United and Alloa clash in the Irn-Bru Cup at Tannadice on Saturday.
He may no longer be a Dundee player, but life long dark blue Craig Wighton is still causing issues for rivals United.
Former Dundee United and Liverpool ace Andrew Robertson has been named Scotland captain.
Former Dundee United favourite Jim Henry is trying to find information about a game he played in as a youth.
Paul Watson gets his third in two games but an Iain Flannigan free-kick means Dundee United lie fourth in the Championship.
Dundee United defender Tam Scobbie has sealed a late move to Partick Thistle.