Team for Tuesday? McClaren’s selection headache continues as Derby County flounder

  A few years ago, I was playing in goal for a Sunday league side on a gloriously sunny afternoon.  The team I played for had some decent players, but one or two duffers as well – not least the … Continue reading

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Watford FC preview with Facing Two Ways blogger Jonathan Rodgers

When I wrote my season preview / predictions piece back in August, I tipped Derby to finish in the top six.  So, I think, did nearly all other Rams fans, so I’m not claiming to be some sort of visionary … Continue reading

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Derby County v Middlesbrough preview, with Boro journalist Anthony Vickers

Middlesbrough are a fine side and are, I think it’s fair to say, the only team who’ve really dismantled Derby this season.  We were shockingly poor at the Riverside, but it was Boro’s incessant pressure and refusal to let us … Continue reading

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Run-in analysis: Derby County’s promotion push will go down to the wire

I love statto.com – their breakdown tables have enabled me to do the following predictions for the run-in period. Maths, in many cases, makes it all better – but not today.  My analysis of the main candidates’ respective run-ins underlines … Continue reading

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Guest post – Robbie Jones reports back from Derby County fans forum ‘Your 90 Minutes’

The Derby-based writer Robbie Jones attended the latest ‘Your 90 Minutes’ event at the iPro and was kind enough to pen the following review for us.  He is much less curmudgeonly than my usual snout (just joshing, Frank….) **** He was suited … Continue reading

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