Tag Archives: Shaun Barker

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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Nigel Clough’s five best signings as Derby County manager

With Shackell sold and no word yet of who the replacement will be, Derby County fans are pretty unhappy at the moment – to put it mildly.  So it seemed like a good time to try to cheer a few … Continue reading

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4-4-2 v “4-5-1″ – the stats for Derby County in 2011/12 so far

An irate Derby fan – let’s call him ‘Mr Angry’ – caught my attention on Twitter recently by castigating ‘clueless’ Nigel Clough for his supposedly negative tactics.  He made the somewhat puzzling claim that had Clough not persisted with “4-5-1″, … Continue reading

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Derby County 1 Dirty Leeds 0

“Your dad was a cunt and so are you” – the Leeds United supporters “Nothing changes” – Dave Tomlinson Individually, I reckon I could have a good - albeit lively - chat about football with a Leeds fan.  Collectively, however, they are insufferable, … Continue reading

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Guest post for bestofthebets.com

Richard Greatorex from bestofthebets.com asked me a few questions for a guest-post recently – here’s the full Q&A… Derby occupied the play-offs after four months of last season, but ended up in a relegation scrap and finished 19th. Three straight … Continue reading

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