Tag Archives: Will Hughes

Sunday Reflection


The Rams are a bit light in midfield The injury to Will Hughes, although the full extent of it is yet unknown, seems to be serious. Craig Bryson also picked up an injury yesterday. Suddenly, in the central midfield department, … Continue reading

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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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Dream Debut for Ince


Derby 4-1 Bolton The Rams began the match with just one change from last week’s win at Cardiff, in came Tom Ince for Simon Dawkins. The scoreline doesn’t reflect the match for a large part of the first-half, Bolton were … Continue reading

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Rams hit 5 in incredible win


Derby 5-0 Wolves (8/11/14) This was the Derby we know. The Derby of the back end of last season that devastated oppositions. The side we have, in spite of good results, longed to see again. It arrived. In style. Yet, … Continue reading

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Frantic second-half sees Rams held


On the 10th anniversary of Brian Clough’s passing, Derby County and its supporters paid their tributes to Old Big ‘Ed. An applause was held on the 10th minute, just like at last weekend’s trip to the City Ground. Prior to … Continue reading

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Rams open season with three points


Today the Rams welcomed the fiery Steve Evans’s Rotherham United side to Pride Park to kick off the new season. The headlines from the team news was Jake Buxton’s return from injury and Will Hughes retaining the ‘Thorne role’ after … Continue reading

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Rams Round-Up


Here’s a summary of a few developments regarding Derby County and my thoughts. Leon Best arrives Blackburn Rovers striker Leon Best has joined Derby on a season’s loan. Clearly he is a huge upgrade on Conor Sammon as cover for … Continue reading

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Rams beat strongly-supported Rangers


Today presented the final chance to see the Rams in action before next week’s season opener against Rotherham United. Rangers provided the opposition today. Although I moaned about this friendly, I went along anyway. First of all, it must be … 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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WEMBLEY HERE WE COME!


Derby 4-1 Brighton (6-2 over two legs) Sunday was a day to remember. At the beginning of the day, Wembley was within touching distance and, as if there were ever any doubts, the Rams booked a play-off final place in … Continue reading

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