The Derby County transfer rumour mill – summer 2014/5

A lot of transfer rumours will do the rounds this summer, as they do every window.  Most of them will either be completely unfounded, or relate to deals which don’t end up being done, for whatever reason. Within this post, … Continue reading

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Nottingham Forest 1 Derby County 1

Before the 5-0, there was a 0-1. Before that, a 1-1 and a 1-0.  Before that, another 1-0 and a 2-1 – before that, another 0-1. The East Midlands Derby can explode into life at any time, but March instalment … Continue reading

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Preview: Nottingham Forest v Derby County – stats and analysis

Previous league results Derby W 1-0 Rotherham United (H) D 0-0 Sheffield Wednesday (A) L 2-3 Charlton Athletic (A) W 5-1 Fulham (H) D 1-1 Ipswich Town (H) Forest W 2-0 Blackpool (H) D 2-2 Bolton Wanderers (A) W 2-1 … Continue reading

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Nottingham Forest v Derby County: Preview Q & A with Seat Pitch blog

Pat from the Seat Pitch blog was good enough to answer a few of my queries about the current state of affairs at the other end of the A52.  The overall mood, it’s fair to say, is one of ebullience … Continue reading

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Derby County Blog’s 2014/5 Championship season predictions

In 2013/4, I went for Reading and Watford to go up automatically – they finished 7th and 13th respectively.  I hedged my bets a bit by picking seven ‘play-off contenders’, which included the four who made it – QPR, Brighton, … Continue reading

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Do you want to be the next manager of Derby County?

…Not in real life, obviously. Last year, Sports Interactive tried to get together a virtual Football Manager Championship season and asked me if I would be up for trying to pilot the Rams to glory. I said I would and … Continue reading

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