Dundee remained on the backside of the Championship after Conor Ronan’s injury-time header helped St Mirren to their first win underneath new coach Stephen Robinson.
The match seemed to be heading in direction of a useless finish when the participant loaned from Wolverhampton pined Jay Henderson’s cross as his crew received 1-0.
St Mirren remained in ninth place, only one level behind fourth-placed Hibernian, whereas Dandy remained one level behind last-placed St Johnston.
Dundee supervisor Mark McGehee missed the match after testing constructive for Covid-19, along with his assistant Simon Raske taking on the crew in his absence.
The Darkish Blues made three modifications from the aspect that tied with Motherwell. Niall McGinn, Luke McEwan and Zeno Ibsen Rossi have are available to interchange Fontay Dale Campbell, Sean Byrne and Lee Ashcroft, the latter of whom fell sick within the warm-up.
St. Mirren made two changes after dropping to Ross County on the weekend. Alex Griff and Conor McCarthy each fell off the bench with Ronan and Eamonn Brophy beginning their place.
Probabilities have been few and much between and from Dundee’s different angle that Jordan McGee fired from McGinn’s supply.
Cami Kerr then had the sport’s first shot on track which Dean Lesses simply fired earlier than lastly threatening St Mirren through Jordan Jones who was caught by Harrison Sharp.
Then Greg Keelty did a superb job selecting Prophy however the striker’s shot was blocked by Rossi on the road. McGee then tried his luck from a distance on the different finish however his shot went over the bar.
Dundee began the second half forward and Ronan virtually netted the ball as he prolonged to maintain Rossi off a McGinn free kick.
Jones then squandered a window of alternative to place the guests forward, hitting a single shot at an open purpose after blocking Brophy twice in fast succession.
The Saints resumed a penalty kick after Scott Tanser’s cross appeared to hit Ryan Sweeney’s arm however referee John Peyton continued to play.
Brophy had one other probability from Jones’ cross however fired an extended shot earlier than Sweeney crossed his line.
Saint Mirren hit the online within the ninetieth minute, however Richard Tate’s header was disallowed for a foul.
However their disappointment was short-lived, when Ronan scored practically three minutes of harm time.
Dundee hosts Rangers within the Scottish Cup quarter-finals on Sunday. Kick-off is at 4pm. St Mirren journey to Hearts within the quarter-finals on Saturday; Kick-off 7.45pm.