Category Archives: Player Profiles

Why is Conor Doyle a target for the boo-boys?

Wilco – Ashes of American Flags At the Huddersfield Town game, it was surprising to see young Conor Doyle lining up in the starting XI – although to be fair, I’ve been surprised to see him included in the 18 … Continue reading

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Just how good is Will Hughes?

A year ago, Will Hughes was a 16 year-old kid signing for Derby County as a first-year scholar.  Before that, he was a Repton schoolboy, playing for Mickleover Jubilee. Much has happened since then.  He starred in the Rams’ FA … Continue reading

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Paul Green

My old Leeds United blogger/mucker Tom Hill asked me for a few thoughts on Paul Green, to mark his free transfer move to the Darkside from the Rams.  Here’s what I wrote…. Neil Warnock believes that in Paul Green, he’s … Continue reading

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Steve Davies

If the fact that Nigel Clough had been publicly challenging Steve Davies to step up and become a 20-goal striker next season is anything to go by, it’s fair to say that the striker’s decision to turn down a three-year … Continue reading

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Carroll the derailer?

Spurs blogger Chris Miller asked me to jot down a few thoughts on our half-season loanee Tom Carroll, at the end of what was, unfortunately, an unsuccessful spell at Derby County for the 19-year old… *** Tom Carroll joined Derby … Continue reading

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