UK time is: 22:09:39
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Colchester Utd 4-3 Derby County

During his time at Preston, Billy Davies' sides were notorious for their defensive qualities - he must've been tearing his hair out at yesterdays shambles as a hat-trick from journeyman striker Jamie Cureton, and a Chris Iwelumo penalty, gave the U's the 3 points they richly deserved.

The plus point for the Rams was the first 2 goals in a Derby shirt for Arturo Lupoli, both of which were smart finishes.

Defensively, Derby were awful - Michael Johnson's good work in the last 3 games went out of the window, Lewin Nyatanga showed his inexperience in giving away the penalty, and Mo Camara confirmed what we already suspected regarding his defensive skills.

All in all, a day to forget - BD has made it quite clear that there are players who aren't committed to the club and is in the process of shipping them out accordingly. More new faces are also imminent, so the next few days should be very interesting.




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:  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday August 27 2006

Time: 11:29AM

Your Comments

Fair assement of your defence yesterday Bloomer, you do however have up front a cracker, I beleive the Italian Chap will score plenty for you!
ED_CUFC
 

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

Johnson hoping fans remember what he did for Leeds
Leeds Utd : 20/10/2014 21:28:00
LUFC Parkin strike not enough for Leeds
Leeds Utd : 20/10/2014 20:47:00
LUFC Norwich City v Leeds United - Over The Years
Leeds Utd : 20/10/2014 19:45:00
LUFC Norwich City v Leeds United Team News
Leeds Utd : 20/10/2014 19:29:00
Martin Puts Derby Second
Derby County : 20/10/2014 19:28:00

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%