London (AFP) – Veteran English manager Harry Redknapp said he had returned to football as the new boss of Championship strugglers Birmingham City on Tuesday because he was “fed up” with his time away from the sport.
The 70-year-old former Tottenham Hotspur boss has replaced Gianfranco Zola, whose dismal four months in charge of second-tier Birmingham ended on Monday with the Italian declaring “I sacked myself”.
London (AFP) – Former England manager Steve McClaren was sacked Sunday by Derby County for the second time with the English second-tier side saying the club had lacked “focus, passion and commitment”.
Friday’s 3-0 defeat by Championship high-flyers Brighton left Derby 10 points adrift of the top six in the division and with little realistic hope of being promoted to the lucrative Premier League this season.
Lille (France) (AFP) While Robbie Brady stole the headlines with his dramatic winning goal against Italy at Euro 2016, his childhood friend Jeff Hendrick again displayed his importance to the Republic of Ireland in that game.
The 24-year-old Derby County midfielder put in another superb shift from his position wide on the right, earning rave reviews in French sports daily L'Equipe as he helped Ireland through to a last-16 tie against the hosts.
Leicester City booked their place in the fifth round of the FA Cup on Wednesday night, with the Premier League champions beating Championship side Derby 3-1 after extra-time in a tight replay at the King Power Stadium.
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After a poor first-half, the two under-strength sides upped the tempo, with Andy King scoring in the first minute of the second period, after Demarai Gray's cross washeaded back across goal by Marc Albrighton.
Darren Bent has enjoyed a fine career in the upper echelons of English football, lining out for the likes of Charlton, Spurs, Sunderland and Aston Villa as well as chalking up 13 appearances for England.
Now 32, the striker is lining out for Championship side Derby County, and according to his superb goal for the Rams on Saturday, the forward hasn't lost his touch in front of goal.
With the score locked a 0-0 at the break, fans attending Derby's home game against Blackburn yesterday were snapped out of their torpor by a truly surreal bout of half-time 'entertainment'.
Indeed, it was at this point that a giant inflatable fish wearinga basketball vest came flailing out onto the pitch and proceeded to eat one of Derby's goalkeeping coaches, only to barf him back up in a state of undress.
Derby County have confirmed that they have parted ways with Steve McClaren after just five months in charge. McClaren was in his second spell at the club.
Mel Morris, Derby’s chairman, was unhappy with the recent run of results that led to the sacking of McClaren. The Rams have gone through a run of seven defeats in 13 league games, and have fallen from sixth spot to ten points outside the play-off places.
24 year-old Sammy Ameobi made another sub appearance for Newcastle on Saturday in the 1-0 win over Derby County that took us back to the top of the Championship as we start our final push towards promotion back to the Premier League. That's job one for this season the only thing that matters [...]
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DeAndre Yedlin may not have started on Saturday, but the U.S. Men's National Team fullback played a big part in Newcastle's win over Derby County.
Yedlin scored his first goal for his new club as a second-half substitute in the Magpie's 2-0 victory away at Derby County. The goal putNewcastle up by twoin second half stoppage time, all but sealing the win.
Rafa Benitez was very happy with the win at Derby County tonight and it was a good professional performance from the lads. Goals from Yoan Gouffran after 20 minutes and then from American DeAndre Yedlin in stoppage time were enough to propel us up into second place in the Championship 4 points behind Huddersfield who [.
Rafa Benitez has given his press conference this afternoon for the game at Derby County tomorrow and he commented on the transfer market. Rafa seems to be delighted with the business we did do and it's not too surprising since it's one of the most successful transfer markets in recent memory at Newcastle and [.
If you're trying to find out how you can watch Leeds United vs. Derby, you've come to the right place.
Leeds United has another opportunity tonight to climb into the top three in the Championship while seventh-place Derby County can move up a couple of places with a win at Elland Road. The two clubs, formerly managed by Brian Clough, meet face-to-face in what should be an entertaining Championship encounter.
McTominay's late winner sees United deserved winners over a resilient Derby side at Old Trafford.
Joshua Harrop bagged a goal in that game and continued his fine form in this after a neat ball roll he produced a perfect ball in for Scott McTominay to rise above the Derby County defenders and head the ball in off the under side of the crossbar.
If you're trying to find out how you can watch Derby vs. Liverpool, you've come to the right place.
With Liverpool undefeated in the league in the last three games, the Reds will be hoping to follow up their impressive away victory with another win. At the same time, Derby County are fifth from bottom in the Championship, so an upset for the Rams against Liverpool would be a great way to lift the club's early season.
Robbie Savage has admitted that back during his playing days, he created phoney online aliases which he used to shower himself with praise on fan forums.
Speaking on BBC Radio 5 Live, the former Wales international revealed that, shortly after signing for Derby in 2008, he became so insecure about his performances that he created fake accountsand then infiltrated message boards to talk himself up.
DeAndre Yedlin is a wanted man as the summer transfer window inches towards its close.
The Tottenham defender continues to draw interest from clubs throughout Europe, with a pair ofPremier League club headlining those interested. David Moyes and Sunderland have publicly made their interest known in the U.