Tag Archives: Will Hughes

Will Hughes – a conspiracy theory

Will has been out for a while now and our results have suffered without him.  Nigel Clough has recently taken to using his absence, along with the injuries to three more of our best players (Ward, Brayford, Bryson) as a … Continue reading

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The Actim Index

Something that doesn’t seem to be terribly well publicised is the Football League’s Actim Index, which ranks the Championship’s best players in terms of overall performance. The rankings, which are calculated by the Press Association on behalf of the Football … Continue reading

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What happens when Jamie Ward returns?

Jamie Ward’s hamstring injury, initially described as a grade 1 (minor) tear, has turned out to be a real problem.  So much so, that what threatened to be a real breakthrough season for him has been ruined.  However, he will … Continue reading

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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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Sportscene Talk-in with Colin Bloomfield and Roger Davies, Monday 10 December

Colin Bloomfield was kind enough to invite me into the BBC Radio Derby studios for Monday night’s Sportscene Talk-in programme, to offer a fan’s perspective on events at Derby County, alongside the towering Roger Davies. I made my maiden appearance on the … Continue reading

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