derby county

Derby County 2-0 Huddersfield Town – Championship


Goals from Chris Martin and Johnny Russell earned Derby County a vital 2-0 win over Huddersfield Town as they consolidated their play-off position with a second consecutive victory.



Derby County 2-0 Chesterfield – FA Cup 4th Round


Derby County brought Chesterfield’s FA Cup run to an end with a 2-0 victory at the iPro Stadium on Saturday 24th January.

Darren Bent opened the scoring with a header on his Rams debut after 20 minutes.

The Spireites fought back and dominated much of the action in the second period, but couldn’t find the net, and Will Hughes’82nd minute goal sealed Derby’s victory in this Derbyshire Derby to put them in Round 5.


Brazil 2-0 Ukraine – International Friendly at Pride Park

On Monday 11th October 2010 I went to Pride Park, the home of Derby County, to watch an International Friendly match between Brazil, the 2014 World Cup hosts, and Ukraine, the Euro 2012 co-hosts.


Nottingham Forest 1-1 Millwall – Championship

On 11th September 2010 I went to watch Nottingham Forest play Millwall at the City Ground. This was the first time I had seen a match at the ground, though I did briefly walk around outside back in 2008. 


Chesterfield 2-1 Barnet – League 2 – 1st Match at the B2Net Stadium

On Saturday 7th August I went  to watch Chesterfield play Barnet in the first ever league match at the new B2Net Stadium.


A Visit to Chesterfield’s New Home


On 17th July 2010 I visited the newly completed B2Net Stadium. It will be the new home of Chesterfield FC after they left Saltergate at the end of last season. 

You can see plenty of pictures below. 


Snooker Legends at the Crucible Theatre

On Thursday 8th April 2010 I went to the Crucible Theatre to watch the first ever ‘Snooker Legends’. The players included Jimmy White and Alex ‘Hurricane’ Higgins who returned to the Crucible for the first time in over 15 years.