St Johnstone have signed Paul Paton on a two year deal.
The 29 year old midfielder was released by Dundee United having spent three years at the Tannadice club.
Paton made over 90 appearances for United and had been made captain towards the latter stages of his stay in Dundee.
The player released a statement on the club’s website which said, “I would like to thank the supporters and everybody at Tannadice for my time at the Club. There will always be a tangerine spot in my heart and I wish Dundee United every success in returning to the Scottish Premiership next season.”