UK time is: 12:57:27
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Fielding Extension Unlikely

Frank Fielding is set to plat his last game in a Derby shirt against Leicester City on Saturday with Stephen Bywater returning to full fitness and the expiry of his one month loan from Blackburn Rovers. Fielding has played an integral part in the recent run of results keeping three clean sheets in six games as The Rams pushed up to fourth in the table and he has enjoyed his time at Pride Park telling the Derby Evening Telegraph:

'It will be a shame to leave, because I've really enjoyed my time here, it's my last game this weekend and, hopefully, I can go out on a high. Stephen Bywater is a quality keeper and it's unfortunate that he got injured but it has given me a chance to come in and show what I can do and it should stand me in good stead for when I go back to Blackburn"

Nigel Clough was linked with a move for the young keeper over the summer and, although this did not materialise, he has been impressed with Fielding during his loan spell but with Bywater returning to fitness and looking set to regain his place in the side he looks set to not extend his deal commenting:

"We have been hugely impressed with Frank, he has fitted into the dressing room and the team. He made two wonderful saves at crucial times at Ipswich, the first at 1-0 and the other at 2-0. We are monitoring Stephen Bywater this week, he is back in full training and if his wrist is OK there might not be much point in keeping Frank."




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



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

The Journalist

Writer: MikeC Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday November 11 2010

Time: 12:08PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Derby County Articles

Martin Puts Derby Second (Monday October 20 2014)

Stats: Reading v Derby County (Monday October 20 2014)

International Round-Up - Ireland (Friday October 17 2014)

International Round-Up - Scotland (Thursday October 16 2014)

International Round-Up - England (Wednesday October 15 2014)

Buxton And Coutts Play In Friendly (Wednesday October 15 2014)

Bennett Recalled From Loan (Tuesday October 14 2014)

Riverside Trip Chosen By SkySports (Friday October 10 2014)

Ibe Withdraws But Thomas Remains (Thursday October 9 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

Vital Members League (view all)

1. RichORam92 1

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Watford 12 7 3 2 +11 24
2. Derby County 12 6 5 1 +12 23
3. Middlesbrough 12 7 2 3 +9 23
4. Norwich 12 6 3 3 +10 21
5. Forest 12 5 6 1 +9 21
6. Ipswich 12 5 5 2 +6 20
7. Wolves 12 5 5 2 +3 20

Breaking League News

PREVIEW: Watford v Forest
Watford : 21/10/2014 12:54:00
Clattenburg In Charge For Leeds
Norwich : 21/10/2014 12:34:00
Andre Gray So Far
Brentford : 21/10/2014 12:17:00
Blues Fans Reach Out to Lee Clark's Son
Birmingham : 21/10/2014 11:48:00
Rowett and Phelan Lead the Race
Birmingham : 21/10/2014 11:33:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Where do The Rams still need to strengthen?
Suggested By:  MikeC
Goalkeeper 5%
Fullback 11%
Central Defender 43%
Midfield 9%
Wide Attacker 6%
Central Striker 20%
Nowhere 6%