Category Archives: Derby County Advent Calendar 2015
Behind window number 14 is Derby’s warrior left back Stephen Warnock.
After a tortuous start to his Derby career, Warnock is currently one of the most consistent and reliable performers in the Rams team. Read the rest of this entry
As its exactly half way through this campaign of articles, I thought today was a good day to take a breather from the advent stuff and do a post match review of yesterday’s highly entertaining 2-2 draw against Brighton.
Here’s my thoughts. Read the rest of this entry
In the first of a couple of guest posts that are forthcoming, today my brother (AKA SSpaceram) joins the long queue of people waiting to enthuse about the success of the DCFC Academy and pays homage to the amazing work done by Darren Wassall.
Oh wait a minute…… Read the rest of this entry
Behind the window today is DCFC hero midfielder Craig Bryson.
With this week’s news of further injury troubles and the transfer window about to re-open, this season is starting to look like another one of frustration for Bryso. Thus we thought it only right to remind everyone what an absolute legend he is. Read the rest of this entry
Behind todays window is probably one of the most debated characters in the recent history of Derby County.
No, not Mel Morris, Steve McClaren, Sam Rush, Keogh or any other player. It’s ex head of recruitment Chris Evans! Read the rest of this entry
It’s the 9th December today so who else would you expect to be behind the door apart from super Chrissy Martin, Derby’s Number 9!
Goalscorer supreme and now Rams captain, Chris remains pivotal to this Derby County side and our hopes of promotion to the Premier league. Read the rest of this entry
It’s widely accepted that the home play-off semi final win against Brighton was one of the best atmosphere’s seen at Pride Park/The Ipro Stadium since it was built.
With another massive game against Brighton looming this weekend, today is just a quick post to acknowledge the great work of the 1884 group this season in trying to regularly re-create something similar at the Ipro every week. Read the rest of this entry
Popping out of today’s window is former Rams manager Nigel Clough.
Nigel was always in my list to include in this series of articles, but with him being more than strongly linked with a return to Burton to replace JFH, it seems appropriate to deal with him now. Read the rest of this entry
Whilst Paul Clement talks a lot about “the squad” and tactical flexibility, it’s very clear he now knows his strongest team and his favoured formation.
The associated positive results have subsequently resulted in a gang of very senior players who are simply not getting a look in. Read the rest of this entry
Today behind the window is the Rams Spanish centre half, Raul Albentosa, currently on a season loan with Malaga.
Although by no means a major protagonist in last season’s inexplicable collapse, his transfer and subsequent failure at Derby has become notoriously synonymous with that dreadful period. Read the rest of this entry