Derby County v Nottingham Forest – preview

Before the last East Midlands Derby in September, five league games had gone and Forest were top of the formative table.  They were bookies’ favourites for promotion and all was right with the world at the wrong end of Brian Clough Way.  Psycho, … Continue reading

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The Rock of Eibar (pt2) – Blizzard writer Will Unwin on Derby County’s new defender Raúl Albentosa

The latest issue of The Blizzard contains a great article about Eibar, the ultimate footballing underdogs – go buy it to find out more about their fascinating tale.  I was cheeky enough to ask the author of that piece, Will … Continue reading

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The Rock of Eibar – Spanish football writer Chris Moar on Derby County’s new signing Raúl Albentosa

Chris Moar covers Spanish football for various outlets, including @BeInSports and @MailSport.  He was good enough to answer a few questions on big Albentosa for us – welcome, Raúl! DCB: The Albentosa story was a surprise to us all here in … Continue reading

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Derby County v Nottingham Forest build-up, part 1 – Q&A with Daniel Storey

I’ll be posting and contributing to a few articles this week, as we build up to the latest episode in the endless saga that is the East Midlands Derby.   First up, here’s a view from Trentside.  Daniel Storey, a … Continue reading

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Does Derby County’s dip mean it’s time for John Eustace to return?

John Eustace is something of a cult hero these days – helped by his enduringly popular parody Twitter account.  And there’s a growing feeling that he should be recalled to the starting XI at the expense of Omar Mascarell. What … Continue reading

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