Category Archives: Transfers

Guest post: Derby County’s “Your 90 Minutes” night at the iPro Stadium

On Wednesday night, I was invited to attend another of the club’s regular “Your 90 Minutes” sessions.  These are now run monthly and they have 900 fans on the database, from who they choose invitees at random each month.  So … Continue reading

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Why England’s pain could prove to be Derby County’s gain

It may have escaped your notice, but this summer, England became the European champions.  While the men’s team were hamstrung by Roy Hodgson’s decision to take on the world without a midfield in Brazil, the Under 17s were beating the … Continue reading

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The O-Ring Theory: Derby County’s squad assessed

I did a spot on the BBC Radio Derby Sportscene Talk-in earlier this week and was asked by Owen Bradley where I thought the club should strengthen this summer.  Without any hesitation, I said that the first priority should be … Continue reading

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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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Eustace v “Newstace” – George Thorne’s impact analysed

Much has been written about the impact of Steve McClaren’s four key signings this season. Patrick Bamford’s has been the most spectacular – it’s a shame that his sublime strike against Sheffield Wednesday didn’t at least make the top three … Continue reading

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