Vital Football

Latest Derby County News

Injury Roundup

Injury Roundup

There has been mixed news on the injury front ahead of the visit of Norwich City to Pride Park this weekend with two ruled out, one returnee and one long-term injury getting ever closer to a return to the side. In long-term news the ever unlucky Steve Davies looks set to make his comeback over the Christmas period after missing all of the season so far with knee ligament damage picked up in pre-season. Davies will be hoping to make an impact and steer clear of injury for the rest of the season after having made only made fifteen league starts since joining from Tranmere Rovers in 2008 and is now in the final year of his contract. This, coupled with the return of Chris Porter, will be like having two new signings in the squad ahead of the busy festive period although whether either can stay injury free remains to be seen.

Russell Anderson will miss the Norwich game with further hamstring woes having already missed large portions of the season with a groin problem. Alberto Bueno is also set to miss two weeks of action after tweaking a hamstring in the televised defeat to Burnley last weekend although the injury is not as bad as first feared and he should make a swift return to the side. In better news Kris Commons, who missed the Burnley clash, has recovered from his illness and will be back in the squad this weekend. Talking to the official website about his frustration at missing the clash Commons said:

'I was bitterly disappointed to be unwell and miss Burnley, it was not nice sitting on the sofa watching. I would have loved to have been involved, especially as the game was live on TV."



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

Writer:MikeC
Date:Thursday December 2 2010
Time: 11:59AM

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Tyson Fury Will Be Back!

Login to post a comment

Recent Derby County Articles

Join Vital Derby!!

Why not join Vital Derby! With news and views, along with a forum, polls and article comments, everything you need in a fans site is right here!

EFL - The Stats Ten Games In (30/9/16)

The Football League, or as it wants to be known now, the EFL, have compiled the statistics with the vast majority of clubs now ten games into the new 2016/17 season.

Powell In Team Of Midweek (30/9/16)

Derby County are represented in the latest Football League team of the week that has been selected after the midweek action.

Vital MotM v. Bristol City - Ikechi Anya

Ikechi Anya was voted Man of the Match by Vital Derby readers for his goal and performance in the 1-1 draw with Bristol City

Archived Vital Derby Articles

Vital Derby articles from

Site Journalists

MikeC
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

MotM v. Cardiff
Suggested By: MikeC
Carson0%
Christie0%
Keogh0%
Pearce0%
Lowe10%
Hughes0%
Johnson10%
Butterfield10%
Ince40%
Vydra0%
Anya30%
Blackman0%
Russell0%
Weimann0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Huddersfield 10 7 1 2 22 5
2 Norwich 10 6 2 2 20 5
3 Newcastle 10 6 1 3 19 11
4 Brighton 10 5 3 2 18 6
5 Brentford 10 5 2 3 17 9
6 Bristol City 10 5 2 3 17 6
7 Birmingham 10 4 5 1 17 4
8 Sheff Wed 10 5 2 3 17 0
9 Reading 10 5 2 3 17 -3
10 Barnsley 10 5 1 4 16 6
11 Wolves 10 4 3 3 15 2
12 Fulham 10 3 5 2 14 -2
13 Ipswich 10 3 4 3 13 0
14 Leeds Utd 10 4 1 5 13 -2
15 Forest 10 3 3 4 12 -2
16 Q.P.R. 10 3 3 4 12 -4
17 Aston Villa 10 1 7 2 10 0
18 Burton 10 2 4 4 10 -2
19 Preston 10 3 1 6 10 -4
20 Derby County 10 2 3 5 9 -4
21 Wigan 10 2 2 6 8 -2
22 Blackburn 10 2 2 6 8 -7
23 Cardiff 10 2 2 6 8 -9
24 Rotherham 10 1 3 6 6 -13
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Derby County Results (view all)

Derby County Fixtures (view all)

Oct 1 2016 3:00PM : Reading (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 15 2016 3:00PM : Leeds United (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 18 2016 7:45PM : Brentford (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 22 2016 3:00PM : Huddersfield Town (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 29 2016 3:00PM : Sheffield Wednesday (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Nov 5 2016 12:30PM : Wolverhampton Wanderers (a)
Sky Bet Championship