Tag Archives: Mel Morris

Time for special measures? A mid-term report for Derby County’s academy

In the last Derby County Podcast, we discussed the current state of the Rams’ academy.¬† I wanted to talk more with Chris about it after reading his recent post, which pointed out that for all the cash lavished on facilities … Continue reading

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Derby County v Queens Park Rangers – preview Q & A for Loft For Words

I’m sure I’m not the only Derby fan who sees this tie as a sort of quasi-derby match these days. ¬†Beating QPR will never erase the memory of what happened, but it doesn’t harm anything either and I’m always looking … Continue reading

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Morris announces squad cull as Rams plan for future under Rowett

Mel Morris has announced plans for a major squad cull, which could lead to as many as ten senior Derby County players being shown the door this summer. Speaking at a Supporters’ Charter meeting – as reported by Joel Clyne … Continue reading

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Poll: Derby County fans concerned over Mel Morris’ performance as Rams owner

42 per cent of more than 800 voters said they were unsatisfied with Mel Morris’ performance as Derby County owner, in a recent Twitter poll. A further 40 per cent of voters said they were ‘on the fence’, while 18 … Continue reading

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How I learned to stop worrying and enjoy the ride on Mad Mel’s Crazy Bonkers Derby County Train

Ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha! I spent hours on a piece analysing where Derby were up to under Nigel Pearson and within hours of me posting it, … Continue reading

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