Tag Archives: Mason Bennett

The search for synergy – Rowettism, part 2

Part one looked at the overall tactical shape of the team under Rowett and went into a bit more detail about the Rams’ attacking performance.  As promised, here is part two… Goals conceded 1. Cardiff – 14 2. Wolves – … Continue reading

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Archive project: “Homegrown” players who started league games for Derby County, each season since 2002/3

In their seminal book “Who’s Pereplotkins?“, my friends the Spacerams did a great piece of research which listed the players who had emerged from Derby’s academy to feature in a league game, each season from 2002 to 2009. As I’m … Continue reading

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Doncaster Rovers 1 Derby County 1

The trouble with the new RamsTV service is that, having endured a few weeks with no Rams, I’m now so over-excited by the Return of Football and this new and rather slick service that I feel compelled to review every pre-season of … Continue reading

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Reasons to be cheerful… Grounds for optimism at Derby County ahead of the 2012/3 season

Brayford’s back We missed John badly last season, after he suffered with injuries for the first time during his spell at the club.  He was in and out of the team with a thigh problem, coming back too early at … Continue reading

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You Can’t Always Get What You Want: Derby County v Crystal Palace (A)

The Rolling Stones – You Can’t Always Get What You Want After a run of five defeats on the bounce, excuses start to wear thin.  So it was vitally important to get something at Selhurst Park last Friday night, against … Continue reading

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