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Championship
Leeds United putting automatic promotion at risk with inconsistent form
15:00 Sunday 21st April 2019

That Marcelo Bielsa has stayed at Leeds until the end of the season is commendable given his antecedents. Of course, it has not been without some drama. A spying incident on Frank Lampard's Derby County made the headlines back in January,…

Championship
Promotion pushes at stake as Rams invade Forest
08:00 Monday 25th February 2019

At season's end, two Championship teams will win promotion to the Premier League. Four others will vie to be the third. The money on offer in the top flight is a powerful motivator. With between 12 and 14 games remaining in their seasons,…

Premier League
Is Frank Lampard on his way to the Chelsea dugout?
12:00 Thursday 14th February 2019

After a well-decorated playing career in which he won the Premier League, Champions League and several other trophies, Frank Lampard took his first job as a manager last summer. The decision to take over at Derby County and continue the…

Fa Cup
Does Ashley Cole have enough left in the tank to help Frank Lampard?
08:00 Saturday 26th January 2019

The most common advice for new writers is 'write what you know'. Similarly, retired players embarking on managerial careers often draw on their former clubs for players and good counsel. Sir Alex Ferguson loaned academy and fringe players…

Championship
Why Nottingham Forest can’t afford to see Red in East Midlands derby
08:00 Monday 17th December 2018

We’ll witness a fierce clash between two historic rivals when Derby County hosts Nottingham Forest at Pride Park on Monday night.  After 21 Championship matchdays, playoff contenders are emerging from the early season shadows. Two…

England National Team
Why Mason Mount's England call-up is no surprise
17:00 Tuesday 9th October 2018

Gareth Southgate's latest England squad selection had a more youthful look to it when the news was announced on Thursday. The headlines were dominated by a talented trio earning their first senior call-ups, as Leicester playmaker James…

Championship
Derby County determined to ram way into the Premier League
12:00 Monday 1st October 2018

As Marouane Fellaini connected with Diogo Dalot’s cross to squeeze the ball past Scott Carson for Manchester United's equalizer, every Derby County fan must have feared the worst. Juan Mata's third-minute sucker punch had not…

Premier League
A tale of two Phils - How Jones and Foden epitomise their clubs
10:00 Thursday 27th September 2018

A collective groan rose around Old Trafford Tuesday night when Phil Jones trundled towards the box to take his turn in the League Cup penalty shootout against Derby County. Both teams were perfect to that point. However, perfect isn't a…

Championship
The top 5 signings in the Championship so far in the transfer window
08:00 Sunday 29th July 2018

The upcoming Championship season is shaping up to be among Europe's most competitive divisions. Several clubs forked out big money to land players in this transfer window. The second tier will be the new home to Stoke City, West Bromwich…

Championship
5 Chelsea players Frank Lampard could sign for Derby County
12:00 Friday 8th June 2018

Derby County has entered a new era after appointing Frank Lampard as manager. This season's play-off disappointment will take time to heal, but the former England international's arrival has brought excitement to Pride Park. Rams supporters…

Championship
Championship play-offs: Which team will secure Premier League promotion?
10:30 Friday 11th May 2018

The Championship play-offs commence on Friday night. Fulham, Aston Villa, Middlesbrough, and Derby County all have sights set on England’s top division. Only three games stand in their way.   In the semi-finals, Fulham take on Derby…

Championship
EFL playoffs: an exciting time for neutrals yet agony for those involved
12:00 Wednesday 9th May 2018

Most team's fates have already been sealed this season. In the English Football League, some suffered relegation while others earned automatic promotion. For 12 sides, though, their campaign continues.    …

Championship
Will 3rd-place hoodoo condemn Fulham to play-off failure?
08:30 Tuesday 8th May 2018

Anti-climactic performances from both Cardiff City and Fulham on the 2017/18 Championship season's final day bestowed automatic promotion on the former and left the latter to prepare for the playoff battle royale.  Fulham…

Championship
Which teams will make the Championship play-offs?
21:00 Tuesday 1st May 2018

The Championship play-offs are one of the most eagerly anticipated events in world football. This season is no different. With Wolverhampton Wanderers already promoted having won the title, the race is now on to join them in the Premier League.…

Championship
Can Derby County finally win promotion to the Premier League this season
08:00 Saturday 7th April 2018

Expectation colours everything. Derby County was expected to be at the very top of the Championship. Instead, they are nestled in fifth, among the playoff places, and still with a chance at Premier League promotion. Yet you can sense a pride…