2018 Schedule

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2018 Schedule
17-12-12, 8th in English League Championship
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Numbers: Messi 335, Salah 50, Lewa 200

Lionel Messi now has more wins in La Liga history than anyone in the competition. That and much more in our weekend numbers wrap.

Waghorn gets hat trick as Derby demolish Rotherham (2:26)
Nottingham Forest 1-0 Derby County: Forest take control (0:34)
Brighton 2-1 Derby: Seagulls progress to quarters (1:20)
Brighton 2-1 Derby: Seagulls progress to quarters (1:19)
Accrington Stanley 0-1 Derby: Lampard's Derby into the 5th Round (1:31)
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Ashley Cole signs for Lampard at Derby

Ashley Cole, who left left LA Galaxy in November and has been a free agent since, has returned to English football after a four and a half years

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91dGabriele Marcotti

Bielsa ends "Spy-Gate" drama as only Bielsa can

Marcelo Bielsa didn't have to respond to "spying" accusations, but in the end he did it as only he knew how: with a 70-minute lesson for the media.

Burley: Bielsa outrage stems from media's Lampard love (2:09)
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92dReuters

Derby dump Saints from FA Cup in shootout

Southampton appeared set for an away tie at Accrington Stanley, Derby hit back to level at 2-2 before netting all five penalties in the shootout.

Southampton 2-2 Derby County: Rams win on penalties (2:47)
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94dReuters

EFL launches probe into Derby County spy claim

The English Football League has launched a formal investigation after Derby complained that Leeds boss Marcelo Bielsa sent a spy to training.

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Leeds sorry after Bielsa's spy row with Derby

Marcelo Bielsa has been reminded of his responsibilities after he sent a spy to watch Derby County's training session this week.

Leeds United 2-0 Derby County: Leeds win amid spygate saga (1:08)
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Bielsa admits to Leeds spy at Derby training

"It's true, there was someone from Leeds there. The responsibility for this incident is mine," Bielsa said, adding he apologised to Frank Lampard.

2018-19 LC Ladder

TEAMGPWDLGDP
Norwich City4225116+3486
Leeds United4225710+2782
Sheffield United4223109+3079
West Bromwich Albion42211011+2573
Aston Villa4218159+1969
Bristol City41181112+965
Middlesbrough42171312+864
Derby County41171212+963
Hull City4217916+260
Sheffield Wednesday42151413-359
Nottingham Forest42141513+457
Preston North End42151215+157
Swansea City4116817+156
Brentford42141216+854
Blackburn Rovers42141117-753
Stoke City42111912-652
Queens Park Rangers4213920-1548
Birmingham City42131613+446
Reading42101418-1644
Millwall41101219-1342
Wigan Athletic42101220-1742
Rotherham United4281618-2640
Bolton Wanderers428826-4332
Ipswich Town4241622-3528

RankingsEnglish League Championship

Goal Difference9Tied-6th
Goals Scored599th
Assists40Tied-8th
Goals Conceded506th