Category Archives: Match Previews

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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Play-off Final preview: Derby County v Queens Park Rangers

After Brighton were soundly thrashed on a delirious day in Derby, thoughts around the county (and beyond) turned to who we ‘fancied’ in the final.  The consensus seemed to be that Wigan offered more to worry about than ‘Arry Redknapp’s … Continue reading

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Derby v Brighton – Play-off semi-final preview

Before the season kicked off, I thought we had a chance of making the play-offs, but never would have dreamed we’d canter home a strong third with a match to spare.  I suspected that the final day at Elland Road would … Continue reading

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Forest preview – interview for Seat Pitch blog

Forest blog Seat Pitch asked me the following questions ahead of tomorrow – the answers are reprinted here for those who may find it impossible to visit a Forest blog on point of principle!  Although it must be said that … Continue reading

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Nottingham Forest preview with Seat Pitch blog

Well, here we go again… If you’re anything like me, you’ll already be getting a few butterflies about Saturday.  I was thinking about writing some kind of preview, when I received a tweet from Forest blog Seat Pitch, asking if … Continue reading

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