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A To-Do List for Derby County this January

What the owners have in mind for us in January remains to be seen, but expectations of transfer activity have been dampened publicly.  So, assuming that no fresh funds are going to be made available unless we raise them first, here are … Continue reading

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Theo who? Mining for gems in the era of Financial Fair Play

With the 2011/2 season finally over, it’s time for a summer of transfer tittle-tattle, erroneous Sky Sports reports, kids confusing their game of Football Manager with reality and #dcfcfans claiming to have seen Glick in a hotel lobby with Kevin … Continue reading

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Porter and Ben Davies dropped as Derby County take a step towards redemption

To my confusion and delight, Derby County made a mockery of my doom-laden prediction and toughed their way to a massively important 2-1 victory over Swansea City on Saturday. At a point when any realistic hopes of a recovery had … Continue reading

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Fear and Loathing in DE24

In 1971, Brian Clough signed Colin Todd for Derby County from Sunderland for a fee of £175,000, whilst the club’s chairman Sam Longson was on holiday, blissfully unaware of what was going on. Just prior to this deal being concluded, … Continue reading

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Sky blog, post Forest (H), posted 24/1/11

The Forest game was a clear marker for where we are at the moment. For all their best efforts, our players simply didn’t look quick, sharp or confident enough to create enough chances against one of the most expensively-assembled squads … Continue reading

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