Derby County - Sav Stays, Martin Goes
UK time is: 14:07:43
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Sav Stays, Martin Goes

Robbie Savage has turned down the chance to join Major League Soccer side Vancouver Whitecaps and has decided to remain at Pride Park for the remainder of the season to concentrate on his football/media career in England. Derby`s captain announced his decision via Twitter yesterday after the disappointing defeat to Nottingham Forest on Saturday and his mini-tantrum when being replaced during the second half. Talking about his decision Robbie said:

'I'm going to stay here. Canada was a great option but it was too big a move for my family.'

So for the first time ever I will be out of contract in the summer, I'm going to have to be my own agent! It was a massive call, but I've worked hard in the media to get where I am and took good advice off people. It's the right choice.'

In other news David Martin joined Notts County on a month`s loan last Friday but did not make the bench as The Magpies lost at home to Carlisle United. The deal came the morning after Ben Davies moved in the opposite direction joining The Rams on a two-and-a-half year deal. Martin joined Derby during the summer after spending the second half of last season on loan from Millwall but his opportunities have been reduced this season with the new formation being played by Nigel Clough`s side meaning wingers do not currently fit into the side.

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

The Journalist

Writer: MikeC Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday January 24 2011

Time: 10:00AM


Have Your Say

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

Recent Derby County Articles

Baird Just Wants To Play (Sunday November 29 2015)

Video - Hull Highlights (a) (Sunday November 29 2015)

Vital Derby On Twitter (Saturday November 28 2015)

Weimann On Initial PFA Fans' November List (Saturday November 28 2015)

Butterfield Sends Rams Top (Friday November 27 2015)

Stats: Hull City v Derby County (Friday November 27 2015)

Hull City v Derby - Teamsheets! (Friday November 27 2015)

Vital Derby On Facebook (Friday November 27 2015)

Vital MotM v. Cardiff - George Thorne (Friday November 27 2015)

One In, One Out On Loan Front (Friday November 27 2015)

Archived Derby County Articles

List All Vital Derby Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. diddyram 4

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Brighton 18 10 8 0 +10 38
2. Middlesbrough 18 11 3 4 +15 36
3. Derby County 18 10 6 2 +15 36
4. Hull City 18 10 5 3 +16 35
5. Burnley 18 9 7 2 +9 34
6. Birmingham 18 8 4 6 +5 28
7. Ipswich 18 7 7 4 +3 28

Derby County Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Video - Birmingham Highlights (h)
Brighton : 29/11/2015 13:59:00
Video - Sheffield Wednesday Highlights (h)
Blackburn : 29/11/2015 13:56:01
Baird Just Wants To Play
Derby County : 29/11/2015 13:00:01
Travelling Owls Fans Info - Stoke City
Sheff Wed : 29/11/2015 13:00:00
Match Preview: Battle With The Bees
Bolton : 29/11/2015 11:05:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

MotM v. Hull City
Suggested By:  MikeC
Carson 2%
Christie 0%
Keogh 0%
Shackell 0%
Warnock 42%
Thorne 14%
Butterfield 42%
Hendrick 0%
Ince 0%
Martin 0%
Weimann 0%
Bryson 0%
Russell 0%