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Derby County’s season assessed (part 2 of 2)

(ICYMI, here is part one of this post) In recent games, Derby have created barely anything inside the box, as the shot count since the defeat at Sheffield United demonstrates:- Shots taken from inside penalty area (For-against) Sheffield United (A) 2-10 Norwich … Continue reading

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Wilson’s Worldies help to ease the ‘transition’: Derby County’s season assessed (part 1 of 2)

If folklore is anything to go by, right now is about the time when Derby County start to bottle it.  So I thought I’d have a look at where we’re up to with the dreaded February ahead…  This is the … Continue reading

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Burton Albion recap, plus Middlesbrough preview

Not so long ago – although it doesn’t feel that way – Derby County were second in the league and the fans were singing “We’ve got (boom boom) Gary Rowett” to the tune of “Glad All Over”.  Simpler, happier times. … Continue reading

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Derby County 1 Sunderland 4

This was a performance to end careers and although Gary Rowett isn’t responsible for all of the terrible decisions which have led us to this mess, he is responsible for enough of them to know that he has to take … Continue reading

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East Midlands Derby recap, plus Cardiff City preview

Gary Rowett’s combative demeanour after Derby County’s latest draw showed his desire to promote an “us against the world” mentality at Pride Park, which could serve the Rams well, with nine games left to play. Rowett has railed against refereeing … Continue reading

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