UK time is: 12:55:20
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Howard wins Rams supporters award


The 2007 Derby County Supporters' Clubs' player of the year prize at their awards night was taken out by Steve Howard.

The Rams striker polled the most votes from members of the Derby County Supporters' Club's branches nationwide to become their 2006/07 player of the year.
Rams boss Billy Davies and all the first team squad joined over 350 fans for a tremendous evening at Pride Park Stadium.

Club chairman Peter Gadsby welcomed everyone to the event and thanked all Derby supporters for their 'magnificent backing' before the awards took place.

Also on Tuesday there were also well deserved awards, handed out by Rams stars, for a representative of each branch of the Supporters' Club in honour of their passionate support of the club over the season. The Rams have some very passionate supporters, in the UK and all over the world and their focus, like the team is promotion to the Premier League.

The biggest cheer of the evening was for manager Davies when he came onto the stage and told the assembled crowd: 'Rest assured these players stood behind me will be giving their all in the remaining two games to try and finish this job off and take the club into the Premiership."

It was the big striker`s second trophy in a week, followed hot on the heels of the player of the year prize Howard picked up at the club's annual Awards Night. The Rams leading scorer Howard beat off competition from Darren Moore, Stephen Bywater, Marc Edworthy and Dean Leacock to win the award, with midfielder Giles Barnes winning the Young Player of the Year award.

With only two games to go, the road to the Premiership starts live on Sky TV this Sunday afternoon with a trip to Selhurst Park to play Crystal Palace, followed by a home game against Leeds United next Sunday.




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: Peter Simcox Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday April 26 2007

Time: 2:59PM

Your Comments

Well done
gunnerb
rooting for county tomorrow!!
paultsmouth
yep from us at Pompey, go stuff the scummers.
storagematt
Come on you Saints!
Johnny Kipper
come on the rams! finish 'em off at your gaff!
paultsmouth
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Derby County Articles

Derby Downed By Blues (Tuesday December 16 2014)

Stats: Derby County v Chelsea (Tuesday December 16 2014)

Rams Knocked Off Summit (Saturday December 13 2014)

Stats: Middlesbrough v Derby County (Saturday December 13 2014)

Southport In The FA Cup (Tuesday December 9 2014)

Rams Too Good For Brighton (Sunday December 7 2014)

McClaren Won't Allow Complacency (Saturday December 6 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. felling4 1
2. diddyram 1

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Bournemouth 21 11 6 4 +20 39
2. Middlesbrough 21 11 6 4 +20 39
3. Derby County 21 11 5 5 +17 38
4. Ipswich 21 10 8 3 +12 38
5. Brentford 21 11 4 6 +7 37
6. Watford 21 10 5 6 +15 35
7. Norwich 21 9 6 6 +11 33

Breaking League News

We`re Not Ruling Out Promotion!
Fulham : 20/12/2014 11:55:00
PREVIEW: Reading v Watford
Watford : 20/12/2014 11:32:00
Derby v Norwich Team Line Ups
Norwich : 20/12/2014 11:24:00
All Eyes Focussed on January!
Fulham : 20/12/2014 11:16:00
Symons Plays Down Interest in Fulham Teenager
Fulham : 20/12/2014 11:04:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Are The Rams still the team to beat in the Championship?
Suggested By:  MikeC
Yes 75%
No 25%