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Are Nigel Clough’s Burton Albion destined for the drop?
09:00 Sunday 1st April 2018

Burton Albion suffered another defeat in the Championship, this weekend. They were tripled up by promotion-chasing Cardiff City, 3-1, on Good Friday. The result leaves the Brewers four points adrift of safety with only seven games to go. Relegation…

5 candidates to replace Mark Warbuton as Nottingham Forest manager
17:50 Tuesday 2nd January 2018

There was some surprise to the news that Mark Warburton has been sacked by Championship side Nottingham Forest. They had a tough summer with losing their star striker Britt Assombalonga to Middlesbrough and were always going to struggle a tiny…

Manchester United's Next Six: Predicting The Future
15:00 Thursday 31st August 2017

Manchester United are the talk of the Premier League. Jose Mourinho's side remain the only unbeaten team in the top flight. But what happens next? We've all done it. Admit it. We scour the fixture lists, bite our upper lip, and try to predict…

The Championship – My Team of the Season
14:57 Monday 24th April 2017

It is that time of the season when trophies are won, relegation and promotion decided and awards presented to those players whose performances over the course of a long hard season are recognised. Here is my Championship team of the season.…

How much of an achievement would it be if Burton Albion were to survive relegation?
09:30 Saturday 1st April 2017

It has been a memorable debut season in the Sky Bet Championship for Burton Albion. Even if the Brewers fail to avoid relegation and an immediate return to League One, what Nigel Clough and his players have achieved this season has to be commended.…

Burton Albion Look Ready To Mix It With The Big Boys
17:30 Tuesday 8th March 2016

Every year Burton host neighbours Derby County in a pre-season friendly. Just 11 miles separate the two sides and Burton usually provide County with a stern test, whilst also making money from the large crowd. Much to the disbelief of Rams…

Match Report: Portsmouth 1-2 Derby County (Derby Fan's Perspective)
20:26 Sunday 22nd April 2012

A Derby win at Fratton Park completed a miserable afternoon for Portsmouth that saw them relegated to League One for next season. The ten point deduction for going into administration earlier in the season effectively helping push them down.Derby…

Match Report: Bristol City 1-1 Derby County (Derby Fan's Perspective)
14:44 Monday 2nd April 2012

Derby left Ashton Gate with a point and will probably be cursing their poor finishing for not taking all three. A host of missed chances cost The Rams dearly and effectively ended any whispers of a late push for the end of season play-offs.Derby…

Match Report: Brighton & Hove Albion 2-0 Derby County (Brighton Fan's Perspective)
21:44 Thursday 22nd March 2012
By Andy

Brighton were looking to bounce back having lost their unbeaten 2012 run at Blackpool at the weekend, in what was a truly poor performance. The team came out and saw off Derby with ease, with the squad a shadow of the shambles at Bloomfield…

Match Report: Derby County 1-2 Watford (Derby Fan's Perspective)
20:24 Sunday 11th March 2012

Having previously picked up a point at Birmingham and beaten Blackpool, Derby slipped up against a Watford side that recorded what was only its fourth ever win as visitors to The Rams.Gareth Roberts absence due to illness was the only change…

Derby day gloom for McClaren's men: Nottingham Forest 1-2 Derby County
20:10 Saturday 17th September 2011

Today's game was the most important that Nottingham Forest have come across this season. Not only was there the spice of a fierce local derby, but Forest were under major pressure to get a result after a run of three games without a win. The…

The East Midlands Rivalry - A 3 Way Battle For Local Pride
19:18 Sunday 31st July 2011

The Derby match. It's the first match you look for when the fixtures get announced ahead of the new season. It's your club's cup final that comes around twice a year. It's the bragging rights. It's the local pride. It's the game where you find…