UK time is: 04:35:41
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Deano - "We're Not Getting Any Luck At The Moment"

Dean Leacock, Derby's imposing centre back, said it was a tale of missed chances against Barnsley and all it needs is a little bit of luck to come the Rams way if they are to get up and running this season.

Speaking to the Derby Evening Telegraph he stated, "We've just got to get on with it and hopefully, the next game we'll get a win." He went onto say that Barnsley's first goal, a 20 yard half volley from Iain Hume, came completely out of the blue and against the run of play, and it is strokes of luck like that, which are just not happening for Paul Jewell's men.

Leacock has recently established himself in the first team again after the Southampton game and has started to form what looks like a solid partnership with Martin Albrechtsen at the heart of the defence. It needs his fellow defenders and the other players right through to the likes of Nathan Ellington, Tito Villa and Rob Hulse spearheading the attack, to continue working hard and hopefully a little bit of luck will come the Rams way.

Get active! Have your say on this articles content below!

Free to play Fantasy Football Championship game: Click here for details. £5,000 in cash to be won!




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!




Win £1,000,000 every week with Man of the Match®

Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Adam Cadle Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday September 1 2008

Time: 4:20PM

Your Comments

Another good article Adam, thanks. Vital Derby is starting to assemble a good writing team now, so lets hope that the membership starts to grow soon as well.
Rammie
well, we didnt have any luck in the first few games, we deserved the luck in saturday's game. your luck will come soon so don't worry.
mattyg
a very poor start to the season for you , hope things get better
Kimbo
They say you make your own luck, but when you've been on such a long run it takes a while to turn things around.
Red Wimp
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Derby County Articles

Call-Ups For Trio (Thursday August 21 2014)

Rams Fall To First Defeat (Wednesday August 20 2014)

O'Brien Joins Motherwell (Monday August 18 2014)

Sammon Joins Tractor Boys (Sunday August 17 2014)

Rams And Owls In Stalemate (Sunday August 17 2014)

Ward Signs Extension (Friday August 15 2014)

Bennet Loaned To Bradford City (Friday August 15 2014)

Derby Drawn Against Charlton (Thursday August 14 2014)

Archived Derby County Articles

List All Vital Derby Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
11. Ipswich 3 1 1 1 0 4
12. Reading 3 1 1 1 0 4
13. Brentford 3 1 1 1 0 4
14. Derby County 3 1 1 1 0 4
15. Blackburn 3 1 1 1 -1 4
16. Birmingham 3 1 1 1 -1 4
17. Brighton 3 1 0 2 0 3

Breaking League News

What The Bosses Say - Latics v Blackpool
» Wigan : 22/08/2014 23:20:00
Cardiff next test for Wolves
» Wolves : 22/08/2014 22:52:00
LUFC Leeds closing in on signing number twelve?
» Leeds Utd : 22/08/2014 20:49:00
LUFC International clearance for new signing
» Leeds Utd : 22/08/2014 20:28:00
Highlights: Blues U21 1-1 QPR U21
» Birmingham : 22/08/2014 20:22:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Where do The Rams still need to strengthen?
Suggested By:  MikeC
Goalkeeper 7%
Fullback 14%
Central Defender 33%
Midfield 9%
Wide Attacker 9%
Central Striker 19%
Nowhere 9%