Tag Archives: Steve McClaren

What happens next at Pride Park?

At the time of writing, the home howlers against Bristol City and Cardiff have the feeling of a period which defines this as another season of underachievement – the week when Derby fluffed their lines again. The disastrous events of last week have left … Continue reading

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After the Flood – Derby County 5 Nottingham Forest 0

It’s hard to know what to say about a result as historic, as comprehensive, as seismic as Saturday’s.  Several other bloggers commemorated it very well with their instant reaction, the local and national media did their thing in recording the facts … Continue reading

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Can we do it? Assessing Derby County’s chances of promotion

Last week’s victory over QPR has cemented Derby County into the play-off places for the forseeable future and, following on from the similarly gritty 1-0 win against Brighton, confirmed our status as real promotion contenders who can mix it with … Continue reading

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Clough looks back in anger as Mac builds on firm foundations

“One day, the axe just fell…” – Bob Dylan After an unspectacular start to his fifth full season in charge at Derby County, Nigel Clough returned to the City Ground, to face Billy Davies – no love lost there – … Continue reading

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Eight out of ten ain’t bad! McClaren’s fast start reviewed

Steve McClaren’s record as DCFC manager P10 W8 D1 L1 F24 A9 GD +15 Pts 25 Unbelievable, sensational, ridiculous.  I keep looking at the numbers and thinking ‘I must have written them down wrong.’  Plenty of Derby fans will have … Continue reading

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