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Wayne Rooney Heaps Praise On Talented Irish Midfielder Jason Knight

Former England striker Wayne Rooney has heaped praise on Irish U21 international and new Derby County teammate Jason Knight outlining that the midfielder reminds him of his younger self. The 18-year-old has broken into the Derby first team this season under Phillip Cocu featuring in 13 Championship games and starting six times. Rooney, who has joined the Rams in both …

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Wayne Rooney: “I Could Still Play In The Premier League”

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Wayne Rooney claims he still has what it takes to cut it in the Premier League as he prepares to take up a role as player-coach with Derby County.  The former England captain had two spells with hometown club Everton either side of a decade spent at Manchester United where he went on to break Bobby Charlton’s goalscoring record finishing …

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PFA Back Richard Keogh’s Appeal Against Contract Termination

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Irish international defender Richard Keogh has reportedly submitted a formal appeal against Derby County after the club terminated his contract on the grounds of gross misconduct. The former Derby club captain had his contracted terminated following his involvement in a car crash back in September that left him with serious knee injuries. Keogh had taken legal advice and according to …

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Mick McCarthy Hits Out At Derby Following Richard Keogh Sacking

Irish manager Mick McCarthy has explained that he was “astounded” by Derby County’s decision to terminate the contract of defender Richard Keogh. Keogh was sacked by the club last week with immediate effect on the grounds of ‘gross misconduct’ after he was involved in a car crash which saw Derby teammates Tom Lawrence and Mason Bennett charged with drink driving. …

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Richard Keogh Reportedly Sacked For Not Wearing A Seatbelt

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The Richard Keogh saga continues after reports emerged that the Republic of Ireland international was sacked by Derby for not wearing a seatbelt in the car accident that led to two of his teammates’ arrests. On Tuesday evening, the club announced that they have terminated Keogh’s contract “with immediate effect for gross misconduct.” The former Derby captain suffered a serious …

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Richard Keogh Sacking Questioned By Jeff Hendrick And Harry Arter

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Two of Richard Keogh’s Republic of Ireland teammates, Jeff Hendrick and Harry Arter, have questioned Derby County’s decision to sack the player. On Tuesday evening, the club announced that they have terminated Keogh’s contract “with immediate effect for gross misconduct.” The former Derby captain suffered a serious knee injury after he was involved in a car crash with teammates Tom …

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Derby Sack Ireland International Richard Keogh

Derby County have sacked Irish defender Richard Keogh a month after he was involved in a car crash which saw team mates Tom Lawrence and Mason Bennett charged with drink driving. Keogh was a passenger in Lawrence’s car when it crashed into a lamppost following a team night out on September 24th and suffered a serious knee injury in the …

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Richard Keogh Will Miss The Next 15 Months With Knee Injury

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Richard Keogh will miss the next 15 months with a knee injury he sustained in a car crash last week. The Republic of Ireland defender, and Derby County captain, sustained a fractured wrist and a serious knee injury in the crash. Keogh, who does not drive, was a passenger. He has damaged his anterior cruciate ligament and his medial collateral …

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Richard Keogh Injured In Car Crash Involving Derby Players

Irish defender Richard Keogh reportedly suffered injuries in a collision which saw his Derby teammates Mason Bennett and Tom Lawrence charged with drink-driving. According to a report in The Telegraph, the Derby captain suffered a suspected fractured wrist as well as a knee injury in the accident and it is expected that manager Phillip Cocu will confirm the news of …

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Richard Keogh Reportedly Involved In “Scuffle” With Nottingham Forest Staff Member

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Richard Keogh was allegedly involved in a post-game altercation with a Nottingham Forest groundsman, according to reports. Sky Sports report that the Republic of Ireland and Derby County defender was left with “noticeable scratch marks” on his neck following a “scuffle” with the Forest groundsman. It is unclear if the groundsman suffered an injury during the alleged incident. Derby lost …

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Bielsa Spent 300 Hours On Extraordinary Presentation

An impromptu press conference was called earlier today by under-fire Leeds United boss, Marcelo Bielsa. The eccentric manager had admitted that he was responsible for the spy controversy that dogged his sides’ win over Derby last week. The buzz that followed this presser announcement for 5p.m saw many believe that he would step down as Leeds manager, or at least …

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