Derby Telegraph
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Derby County manager Gary Rowett has provided an injury update on striker Nick Blackman. Blackman has not featured for the Rams since mid-February due to a knee injury. I've spoken to Nick Blackman and he is hoping to get back into training in the next three to four weeks, Rowett told Rams TV. READ MORE: Rams defender ruled out for the season after surgeryWe are hoping that we'll see him back on the pitch towards the end of the season, whether that's in training or in...
Derby Telegraph
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Derby County manager Gary Rowett has provided an injury update on striker Nick Blackman. Blackman has not featured for the Rams since mid-February due to a knee injury. I've spoken to Nick Blackman and he is hoping to get back into training in the next three to four weeks, Rowett told Rams TV. READ MORE: Rams defender ruled out for the season after surgeryWe are hoping that we'll see him back on the pitch towards the end of the season, whether that's in training or in...
Derby Telegraph
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Derby County trio Richard Keogh, Cyrus Christie and Alex Pearce will be hoping to play a part as the Republic of Ireland take on Wales in a World Cup qualifier this evening. The Republic of Ireland are currently top of Group D but they will face a strong Welsh side, who have Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale and Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey fit for selection. Christie has been talking about the Rams and how, under new boss Gary Rowett, stability is much-needed. He said: There are a...
Derby Telegraph
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Derby Telegraph
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Cyrus Christie admits he is getting used to all the managerial changes at Derby County - but added that the Rams now need some stability. Since Christie joined Derby from Coventry City in the summer of 2014, he has worked under Steve McClaren (twice), Paul Clement, Darren Wassall, Nigel Pearson and new boss Gary Rowett. The Rams began this season with Pearson at the helm but his stay was short-lived, as was McClaren's second spell in charge. TRANSFER TALK: Rams linked with League One...
Derby Telegraph
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Welcome to Thursday's live Derby County blog - we'll be bringing you all the latest Rams news, football talk and a look at any Championship transfer rumours. Last night, Ikechi Anya and Chris Martin started for Scotland in their international friendly against Canada. Derby's Anya was also crowned Man of the Match - read about it here. There is also some good news for fans under 12-years-old - they are being given the chance to watch Gary Rowett's first home match in charge of Derby...
Derby Telegraph
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Youngsters under the age of 12 are being given the chance to watch Gary Rowett's first home match in charge of Derby County for free.The Rams are making the offer for the Sky Bet Championship fixture against Queens Park Rangers at Pride Park Stadium on Friday, March 31 (7.45pm).Under-12s can claim a free ticket for the match - Rowett's first at Pride Park following his appointment as manager earlier this month.READ MORE: See when Rams players' contracts expireThe former Derby player's first game...
Derby Telegraph
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Steve McClaren has been speaking more about the decision to sack him as Derby County manager. McClaren was dismissed earlier this month following a disappointing run of results. The 3-0 defeat at Brighton proved to be the final straw for Rams chairman Mel Morris, who has since appointed Gary Rowett as the new boss.READ MORE: I knew I was entering a volatile environment, says McClarenMcClaren admitted he was shocked by the way his second spell in charge of Derby ended. And the...
Derby Telegraph
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Steve McClaren has been speaking more about the decision to sack him as Derby County manager. McClaren was dismissed earlier this month following a disappointing run of results. The 3-0 defeat at Brighton proved to be the final straw for Rams chairman Mel Morris, who has since appointed Gary Rowett as the new boss.READ MORE: I knew I was entering a volatile environment, says McClarenMcClaren admitted he was shocked by the way his second spell in charge of Derby ended. And the...
Derby Telegraph
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Derby County forward Andreas Weimann will return to the club at the end of the season. Weimann is currently on loan at the Rams' Championship rivals, Wolverhampton Wanderers. The 25-year-old has scored 3 goals in 13 appearances for Wolves, including two in his previous three outings. The former Aston Villa man was allowed to leave Derby on a short-term basis in January, when Steve McClaren was manager. McClaren, though, was sacked earlier this month and replaced by Gary Rowett, who will...
Derby Telegraph
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Wolverhampton Wanderers are reported to have a £1.5m deal in place to sign Derby County forward Andreas Weimann in the summer. Weimann is on loan at Molineux until the end of the season and, according to the Express Star, Wolves have an option to make the move permanent. The article states: It's thought the deal has been agreed between Wolves and Derby and cannot be reneged on by the Rams, despite the fact they've just changed boss with former Blues manager Gary Rowett...
Derby Telegraph
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Wolverhampton Wanderers are reported to have a £1.5m deal in place to sign Derby County forward Andreas Weimann in the summer. Weimann is on loan at Molineux until the end of the season and, according to the Express Star, Wolves have an option to make the move permanent. The article states: It's thought the deal has been agreed between Wolves and Derby and cannot be reneged on by the Rams, despite the fact they've just changed boss with former Blues manager Gary Rowett...
Derby Telegraph
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Gary Rowett has hinted that his Derby County side will look to use a number of systems.Previous Rams boss Steve McClaren stuck to his preferred 4-3-3 formation until his last few games in charge when he switched to a 4-2-3-1.Rowett, who replaced McClaren last week, believes the demands of the Championship make it important for a team to be able to function in a number of different ways.At Birmingham, we played different systems over time and I think that is important, said Rowett,...
Derby Telegraph
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Gary Rowett has a great opportunity at Derby County to make his mark, according to Steve McClaren.Rowett was appointed Rams boss last week after McClaren had been sacked.He is the sixth manager at Derby in 13 months if you count Chris Powell's two-match stint in temporary charge.McClaren wishes Rowett good luck but believes continuity and stability is needed at the club.READ MORE: What Steve McClaren was told when he was sacked by Derby CountyGary's his own man. He did a great...
Derby Telegraph
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Gary Rowett has hinted that his Derby County side will look to use a number of systems.Previous Rams boss Steve McClaren stuck to his preferred 4-3-3 formation until his last few games in charge when he switched to a 4-2-3-1.Rowett, who replaced McClaren last week, believes the demands of the Championship make it important for a team to be able to function in a number of different ways.At Birmingham, we played different systems over time and I think that is important, said Rowett,...
Derby Telegraph
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Gary Rowett has a great opportunity at Derby County to make his mark, according to Steve McClaren.Rowett was appointed Rams boss last week after McClaren had been sacked.He is the sixth manager at Derby in 13 months if you count Chris Powell's two-match stint in temporary charge.McClaren wishes Rowett good luck but believes continuity and stability is needed at the club.READ MORE: What Steve McClaren was told when he was sacked by Derby CountyGary's his own man. He did a great...
Derby Telegraph
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He was sacked by Derby County just over a week ago - and Steve McClaren is still in shock following his dismissal. McClaren, who has had two separate spells in charge of the Rams during a 17-month period, hasn't held back in the interview with Sky Sports News. The 55-year-old said: Five months ago I knew I was coming to a volatile environment. I was the sixth manager in 18 months since Mel Morris has taken over the club and I knew we needed results to stay in the job, and I...
Derby Telegraph
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Gary Rowett was a manager in demand before he was appointed Derby County boss a week ago.Rowett revealed how he had two job offers the morning after he was sacked by Birmingham City in December.Other opportunities also came his way but he waited for the next challenge.Rowett said: I had two (job offers) the next morning (after leaving Birmingham). It was bizarre, and then the offers dried up for three weeks and I was panicking!READ MORE: What Steve McClaren was told when he was...
Derby Telegraph
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Steve McClaren says he is still in shock over being sacked by Derby County after only five months in charge.McClaren was axed two days after the Rams lost 3-0 at Brighton.The defeat meant the Rams had won just one of nine league games - a run that had seen them drop from the top six to 10th.I was very disappointed to get the call on the Sunday evening. I was shocked, and still am shocked, McClaren has told Sky Sports News.READ MORE: Gary Rowett wants teams to feel like they've won a...
Derby Telegraph
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Steve McClaren says he is still in shock over being sacked by Derby County after only five months in charge.McClaren was axed two days after the Rams lost 3-0 at Brighton.The defeat meant the Rams had won just one of nine league games - a run that had seen them drop from the top six to 10th.I was very disappointed to get the call on the Sunday evening. I was shocked, and still am shocked, McClaren has told Sky Sports News.READ MORE: Gary Rowett wants teams to feel like they've won a...
Derby Telegraph
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Gary Rowett wants opponents to feel like they have won a major trophy if they take points off his Derby County team.Derby were denied victory over rivals Nottingham Forest at the City Ground on Saturday when Daniel Pillinos headed a 94th-minute equaliser.The late leveller sparked scenes of wild celebration among Forest players and supporters, understandably given the occasion.Rowett said: I said to lads after the game, 'listen, in some ways if teams are going to take points off us they...
Derby Telegraph
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Derby County are not expected to make a move for Reading technical director Brian Tevreden, the Derby Telegraph understands.Tevreden was linked with the Rams following the departure of Chris Evans, who left the club after the sacking of manager Steve McClaren.New manager Gary Rowett is expected to assess Derby's current scouting team in due course and any decisions on possible new appointments will be taken once that has been done.READ MORE: It would be a pity if Tevreden left Royals for Rams,...
Nottingham Evening Post
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Chris Cohen believes Daniel Pinillos has provided a potential turning point in Nottingham Forest's season.The Spaniard's injury time header lifted the roof off the City Ground, as he denied Derby County the opportunity to dump the Reds into the bottom three in the Championship and claim all three points on opposition turf at the weekend.Midfielder Cohen admits it would have been a long, painful international break had Gary Rowett's men held out for victory.Instead, the long-serving 30-year-old...
Derby Telegraph
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Gary Rowett wants opponents to feel like they have won a major trophy if they take points off his Derby County team.Derby were denied victory over rivals Nottingham Forest at the City Ground on Saturday when Daniel Pillinos headed a 94th-minute equaliser.The late leveller sparked scenes of wild celebration among Forest players and supporters, understandably given the occasion.Rowett said: I said to lads after the game, 'listen, in some ways if teams are going to take points off us they...