Tag Archives: Derby County v Nottingham Forest

Derby County 3 Cardiff City 1

To misquote the great Barry Davies: “You have to say that was magnificent”. For a team who had been so bewilderingly poor, who had been completely written off and who were, let’s be honest, widely tipped to roll over and … 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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Nottingham Forest v Derby County preview

This is the last game that will mean anything for Forest this season, because the Brian Clough Trophy aside, they’re done.  Before today’s games, they had somehow managed to position themselves 14 points short of the play-offs and 14 points … Continue reading

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Derby’s Day: Derby County 2 Nottingham Forest 0

It panned out as expected, in some ways.  Forest had more of the ball and tried to pull us apart through quick passing and clever movement.  Derby had to endure spells where they couldn’t break up the opponents’ flow and … Continue reading

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The good, the bad, the ugly and the East Midlands Derby

Thanks a lot to Trev for keeping these GIFs coming! As the two clubs have been marooned in division two for years now, East Midlands Derbies have become useful as regular milestones, moments to take stock of where we are … Continue reading

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