Vital Football

Latest Derby County News

No Deal For O'Keefe

No Deal For O'Keefe

John O'Keefe impressed Nigel Clough during his extended trial with Derby from Blackburn but he's not being offered a contract.

"We just feel Josh would be better suited to go and get a club in League One or League Two and play a full season for somebody rather than be on the fringes here.

"Josh is 20, and like quite a few of our lads, he needs to go and play 30 or 40 games in a season.

"He has impressed us with his attitude, absolutely brilliant. He has been a pleasure to work with."

Clough was talking to the Evening Telegraph.

After two-months with Derby Clough has been able to have a close look at the 20-year-old midfielder in training, and the reserves, but if O'Keefe's not going to offer us anything extra then it's the right call to let him move on.

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!



For the very latest Championship odds

For massive weekly jackpots - Play the Football Pools Online

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

Writer:Gazza
Date:Monday May 11 2009
Time: 4:38PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Derby County Articles

Doncaster Rovers 1 Derby County 1

Richard Keogh`s header gave Derby County the lead but Doncaster Rovers equalised through Tommy Rowe in the second period as the friendly ended 1-1 after Chris Martin missed a penalty.

Port Vale 0 Derby County 1

Darren Bent`s penalty was enough to give Derby County a 1-0 victory against Port Vale in their pre-season friendly last night.

September TV Selections Made - Soon To Be Announced

Sky Sports selected their TV picks for the month of September last week and fans will know which games have effected on Wednesday.

Huddlestone Returns!

Tom Huddlestone completed his return to Derby County last night putting pen to paper on a two year deal with an option for a third year.

Archived Vital Derby Articles

Vital Derby articles from

Site Journalists

MikeC
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Where do The Rams still need to strenghten?
Suggested By: MikeC
Goalkeeper0%
Full-back10%
Central defender0%
Central midfield0%
Attacking midfield30%
Forward60%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Derby County Results (view all)

Derby County Fixtures (view all)

Write for Vital Football