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Rams Go Top


Derby 3-2 Sheff Wed It’s the Chinese New Year of the Ram as fans at the game yesterday found out at half-time, let’s hope that translates into promotion, and the match showed exactly why there’s still plenty to be optimistic … Continue reading

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Player of the Season Verdict


Regardless of what happens in the coming weeks, this has been a wonderful season and much better than most, including myself, expected. It has been a year that the club has, instead of offering rare glimpses of excitement, took the … Continue reading

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Still On The Up


Derby County made it two 1-0 wins in a row on Tuesday night with victory over Sheffield Wednesday. Again, like the QPR match, the Rams managed to win in spite of not being the best team on the night – … Continue reading

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Introducing Patrick Bamford


Yesterday the Rams battled against fellow play-off chasers Brighton and Hove Albion and emerged with a hard-fought 1-0 victory. The visitors parked their bus in their own half early on, setting out as an away side playing on the break … Continue reading

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Derby put on a show but fall to Chelsea


Derby 0-2 Chelsea – FA Cup 3rd Round An FA Cup tie with Jose Mourinho’s giants – the elements, rain, wind and bitter cold air, were there for a classic upset. In the end, the Rams were outclassed but by … Continue reading

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iFive


Derby County registered their fifth straight victory yesterday in an entertaining encounter against Blackpool. A 5-1 win cemented their play-off position. Going into the game the Rams were sitting pretty in 4th spot, whilst the victors occupied 6th spot. Not … Continue reading

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Bogey team Burnley triumph


What an awfully frustrating afternoon at Pride Park, reminiscent of many away days in recent years – but it hurts more on your own patch. Derby 0-3 Burnley From the off, the Rams bossed it. Their passing and possession keeping … Continue reading

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A Steady Start – 1 win, 1 defeat & 1 draw


The Rams have began the new 2013/14 campaign with four points. Here I assess the season beginning and what it means for the different positions. First and foremost, Lee Grant is clearly a more consistent and reliable figure behind the … Continue reading

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Rams held by Rovers & the Cup’s back


Yesterday Derby County opened their 2013/14 campaign with a 1-1 draw at Pride Park against Blackburn Rovers. Jamie Ward’s deep free-kick from the far side was met by Alex Marrow’s hand, referee Stuart Attwell (he sounds familiar, doesn’t he?) pointed … Continue reading

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Another mid-table finish & time to look ahead: 12/13 Season Review


Ups and downs have been the story of the campaign which means only one thing, another mid-table finish. The campaign began, in what went on to be typical Derby style, with a 2-2 draw to Sheffield Wednesday – the Rams … Continue reading

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