Derby County 4 : Bolton Wanderers 1 – 9th April 2016

Well, would you believe it. I’ve watched a Derby County football match & actually enjoyed it from start to finish. Never thought that would happen again. But there it was – a high tempo, positive performance, several great goals, a formation & tactics which seem to work and the return of the prodigal son for…

Derby County 1 : Nottingham Forest 0 – 19th March 2016

Well, there you go. It’s not about performances any more, it’s about results. And we got a result, slightly consolidated our play-off position, sent the fans home happy (yes, even me) &, hopefully, gave the team a bit of confidence & togetherness following that Rotherham debacle. And it’s always nice to beat that lot from…

QPR 2 : Derby County 0 – 8th March 2016

This has got to be the most depressing nights of football I’ve experienced in recent years. A soulless, box of a ground, seemingly made from bits of concrete & corrugated iron, an increasingly cold & damp evening and a performance so abject at times it made you question why we keep putting ourselves through this.…