Category Archives: History

Eight out of ten ain’t bad! McClaren’s fast start reviewed

Steve McClaren’s record as DCFC manager P10 W8 D1 L1 F24 A9 GD +15 Pts 25 Unbelievable, sensational, ridiculous.  I keep looking at the numbers and thinking ‘I must have written them down wrong.’  Plenty of Derby fans will have … Continue reading

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Derby County Memorabilia magazine

Rams fan Steve Kitson was kind enough to send me the first two issues of his fanzine-sized, quarterly Derby County Memorabilia publication, which I’m happy to recommend to anyone with an interest in the history of our great club. Kitson … Continue reading

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Points per Game breakdown – the season so far, compared to 2012/3

Over the summer, I produced the following graph, which looked at Derby’s points per game in the 2012/3 Championship, broken down by where the opponent finished in the league table: – I think the graph demonstrates very clearly why we … Continue reading

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Initial thoughts on the appointment of Steve McClaren

If you’re in mid-table, if no one else can help and if you can find them, maybe you can hire… Firstly, can I implore Derby County not to change manager again for another five years, because Mrs DCB has told … Continue reading

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Initial thoughts on the sacking of Nigel Clough

I believe that Nigel Clough should have been allowed to carry on the long-term rebuilding job he was doing at Derby County.  I believe that he can be very proud of the work he has done for us and am … Continue reading

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