Derby County are on fire under Steve McClaren. The rampant Rams brushed aside the nine men of Blackpool 5-1 at Pride Park on Saturday to make it five straight wins and move up to fourth in the Championship. The boys speak to Steve Nicholson, chief football writer at The Derby Telegraph, to find out about McClaren’s impact and preview the upcoming FA Cup tie with Chelsea.
It’s also been a weird week to be a Brentford fan. The news that their new stadium at Lionel Road has finally been given the green light was tempered by manager Uwe Rosler’s decision to leave the club and join Dave Whelan at Wigan. Nick Bruzon, author of Brentford blog ‘The Last Word’ gives his verdict (recorded just before Mark Warburton was confirmed as their new manager).
Elsewhere, there’s a review of the weekend’s big stories including another impressive Brighton showing, the greatest goalmouth scramble in history – plus new jobs for Steve Cotterill, Richie Barker and David Flitcroft…
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