Tag Archives: Sky Bet Championship

Tough test ends in draw


Derby 2-2 Brighton​ A good game between two clear top of the table sides. Fair result? I think so, both sides had their chances and moments during a competitive match. Either side could have won.  Brighton were very impressive and … Continue reading

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Tough test for Rams tonight


Middlesbrough arrive in Derby tonight for what surely must be the most fascinating fixture in the Championship so far. Last week David Nugent moved from Leicester to sign a three year deal at the Riverside and, with today’s game fast … Continue reading

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Early Days


Three games into the season it is clear that Paul Clement is still experimenting with his squad, learning about the players and pondering what’s best. Jamie Hanson was a surprise name in the starting eleven against Charlton and Clement reverted … Continue reading

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Disaster at Wolves for Derby


Wolves 2-0 Derby What to say? Let’s start with the different set-up. McClaren went for 4-2-3-1 with Hughes and Bryson as the two, Ince, Lingard and Russell as the three and Bent returning to the side. It was an interesting … Continue reading

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The Opposition View: Derby vs Middlesbrough


Ahead of Tuesday’s vital game against Middlesbrough, I have asked Everything MFC how things are at the Riverside to get a glimpse into the game and the wider promotion picture. 1) Has the season so far gone how you expected it … Continue reading

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Added time disaster & looking ahead


Saturday’s 2-2 draw with Birmingham felt like a defeat. For the entire game, Derby dominated. The midfield were comfortable, the defence rarely troubled and, typically, Johnny Russell was working his socks off but in the more unusual position as the … Continue reading

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The Opposition View: Derby Vs Rotherham


Ahead of Saturday’s season opener against newly-promoted Rotherham United, I have asked Richard Gaynor of Millers Mad a few questions about his team. Was last season’s promotion what you were expecting at the beginning of the season? Well, we kinda knew … Continue reading

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Fans’ Season Preview


The new football season is just around the corner. It is time once again for the Rams to do battle in the Championship. Last season’s bitter end was tough to overcome for supporters but now it is time to look … Continue reading

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Cruel end to magnificent season


How cruel does it get? It really thought it was the day, Derby’s time, but it really wasn’t our day. Horrific traffic meant I arrived at my seat in the nick of time; just as the Rams walked out onto … Continue reading

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Rams geared for battle at Wembley


It’s coming. It’s the talk of the town. It’s almost the play-off final. How to describe the feeling? A healthy mix of nerves, excitement, confidence and fear – and that’s just me! ‘Arry’s mishmash bunch, that, I must say, seems … Continue reading

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