Vital Football

Latest Derby County News

Roberts To Return?

Roberts To Return?

Gareth Roberts could be in line to make a return to the starting XI against Peterborough United on Saturday after making his comeback as an overage player in The Rams Under-21 team on Wednesday afternoon.

Roberts returned to the bench against Ipswich Town on Tuesday and was an unused substitute as Derby won 2-1 with a late goal from Nathan Tyson. The leftback had missed the previous two games either side of the international break with a hamstring injury but he played sixty minutes of the 1-0 victory against Sheffield United Under-21's at their training ground. Nigel Clough watched the performance and told the Derby Evening Telegraph:

'Gareth came through and he's in with a chance of starting Saturday. He's had only one training session before the Ipswich game and so we put him on the bench. We were also aware of the height of Jay Emmanuel-Thomas on the right for Ipswich.'

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

Date:Friday October 26 2012
Time: 3:00PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Derby County Articles

Derby Player Learns Why You Don't Annoy The Referee

Derby County's Tom Huddlestone will be out of action this week as he serves an automatic suspension.

Men In Charge - Derby v Cardiff

The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Derby County and Cardiff City this Sunday.

Who Makes Giggs' First Welsh Squad?

New Wales manager Ryan Giggs has now announced his first selection since taking the job on.

Rams In Derby Stalemate

Despite having the better of the chances Derby County failed to take advantage and were held to a 0-0 draw with Nottingham Forest at the City Ground. After a tight first half Costel Pantilimon made sa

Derby County Archived Articles

Vital Rams articles from

Site Journalists

Editor email

Current Poll (see more polls)

MotM v. Forest
Suggested By: MikeC
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Derby County Results (view all)

Derby County Fixtures

Vital Football Comment