Interesting Questions, Facts and Information
- There are a total of 20 general entries.
Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
|At the end of the 2001-02 season, Derby were relegated from the Premiership, with Leicester City and which other team?||Derby County FC History
Ipswich Town. Leicester finished bottom of the Premiership with 28 points, followed by Derby on 30, and Ipswich on 36.
f. They reached the semi-final, where they were defeated by Juventus 3-1 on aggregate, after drawing 0-0 at home in the first leg.
111. This happened in the Division Three (North) 1956-57 season, and Derby finished as champions of that Division by 4 points, ahead of second placed Hartlepools United.
Charlton Athletic. Derby beat Charlton 4-1, with goals from Dally Duncan, Peter Doherty, and two from Jack Stamps to win their first FA Cup.
Newcastle United. Barton started his career with Leytonstone in 1988, before moving on to Maidstone a year later, where he played until Wimbledon signed him in 1990. Barton played at Wimbledon until Newcastle snapped him up in 1995, and moved to Derby in 2002.
1971-72. Derby won the title by a single point with 58 points, ahead of Leeds United, Liverpool and Manchester City, who all had 57. They won the title again three years later in the 1974-75 season.
Harry Newbould. Newbould was the manager between 1896-1906, after which Methven took over until 1922, followed by Potter (1922-25), and Jobey held the reigns until 1941.
Racecourse Ground. From their formation until 1895, Derby played at the Racecourse Ground, and then moved into the Baseball Ground, where they stayed for 103 years, until moving into Pride Park in 1997.
1884. Derby County were one of the twelve founder members of the Football League, and originally played in a kit of chocolate, amber and pale blue!
8. Liverpool paid a fee of £2.9m for Dean Saunders; at the time this was an English Club to English Club transfer record.
|August 1997: which Derby County player initially scored the first Premier League goal at Pride Park, but missed out on the honour after the game vs. Wimbledon was abandoned due to floodlight failure?||Derby County FC - Goalscorers
Ashley Ward. Stefano Eranio went on to score the first Premier League goal at Pride Park. However, Ashley Ward still claims the honour of scoring the final Rams first- team goal at the Baseball Ground.
Branko Strupar. The goal came in the 2nd minute against Watford on 3rd January 2000.
Inigo Idiakez. Free-kick expert Inigo Idiakez finished the season on 11 goals in all competitions, two ahead of Tommy Smith. Steve Howard & Arturo Lupoli didn't join The Rams until the following season.
Ian Taylor. Ian Taylor finished the season on 12 goals in all competitions, double the tally of Marcus Tudgay with 6.
Crystal Palace. Marco Gabbiadini went on to play 188 games for The Rams, scoring 50 goals.
Nuneaton Borough. Malcolm Christie went on to play 116 games for The Rams, scoring 30 goals.