Vital Football

Latest Derby County News

McEveley And Commons Add To Clough's Woes

McEveley And Commons Add To Clough's Woes

Our injury problems just seem to go from bad to worse this season as Jay McEveley and Kris Commons joined an ever growing injury list.

Both had to come off in the first half of the defeat at Middlesbrough and the Scottish internationals are facing spells on the sidelines again. Nigel Clough could only bemoan the latest injuries when asked about them.

"Which ones? The two that went off or the other 15?

Of our 10 outfield players, arguably six would not have started if we had a fully-fit squad. That is a fair chunk out of any side."

Clough was talking after the Middlesbrough match.

McEveley's fractured cheekbone will keep him out for six week and having just returned from a month long hamstring injury Commons could now be sidelined again with a strain to the same hamstring.

With over 10 first team players already injured before this the last thing we wanted, or needed was more being added to this!

Get active! Have your say on this articles content below!
It's easy to join in, just register by clicking here.

Check out our predictions league via the forum or articles that will be published so if you fancy yourself as a bit of a pundit then why not give it a go?



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

Writer:Gazza
Date:Wednesday October 21 2009
Time: 3:53PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Derby County Articles

Officials - Derby v Sheffield Wednesday (21/10/17)

The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Derby County and Sheffield Wednesday this Saturday.

More Reliable Than A Championship Octopus? (18/10/17)

Time for the special computer that crunches the numbers to determine the final Championship positions for the season of 2017/18.

Safe Standing Gets A Step Closer To The Championship

Shrewsbury Town have now confirmed that they have reached their crowd funding target of £65,000 to create a safe standing section at New Meadow.

Vydra Helps Rams To Forest Win

Derby County were clinical with their chances to retain the Brian Clough trophy with a 2-0 victory over Nottingham Forest at Pride Park. Matej Vydra opened the scoring inside the first minute and The

Archived Vital Derby Articles

Vital Derby articles from

Site Journalists

MikeC
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

MotM v. Forest
Suggested By: MikeC
Carson2%
Wisdom0%
Keogh0%
Davies0%
Forsyth0%
Huddlestone0%
Ledley7%
Russell21%
Vydra21%
Lawrence21%
Nugent14%
Thorne7%
Martin7%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Derby County Results (view all)

Derby County Fixtures (view all)

The Vital Football Members League