Sport ‘Love it’ – Plenty of Derby County fans react to Wayne Rooney’s starting XI v Norwich City
Wayne Rooney's Scotland channel hopping revealed as David Marshall claims Derby gaffer snubbed England for penalty heroics
The goalkeeper that sent a nation delirious even had the Three Lions' greatest ever goalscorer turning over the channel back in November.The Derby County keeper is now working under Rams boss and England legend Rooney.
Derby County will be looking to pick up much-needed points in their bid for survival in the Championship, when they return to action on Saturday.
The Rams were beaten by promotion-chasing Reading in their most recent match, which means they’ll still be looking nervously over their shoulders.
But they face a tough ask if they’re to run out winners this weekend though, as they prepare to take on league-leaders Norwich City.
The Canaries can clinch promotion back into the Premier League if they are to beat Derby, and other results go their way on Saturday.
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Wayne Rooney insists he has no problem with Derby County owner Mel Morris, as he reiterated his long-term target is to take the club back to the Premier League. The Manchester United legend was appointed Phillip Cocu’s successor midway through the campaign after the Rams endured an awful start to the Championship season. Whilst he […]The Manchester United legend was appointed Phillip Cocu’s successor midway through the campaign after the Rams endured an awful start to the Championship season. Whilst he has improved things significantly, Derby are still in a relegation battle.
Wayne Rooney has named his starting XI ahead of the game, with the Derby boss strong line-up, with the likes of Tom Lawrence, Patrick Roberts, Kamil Jozwiak and Colin Kazim-Richards all starting.
⚪️ ???????????????? ???????????????? ⚫️names his Rams line-up to take on today ????
— Derby County (@dcfcofficial)
Plenty of Derby County supporters took to social media to react to Rooney’s latest team selection.
Take a look at the best of the reaction from Twitter below….
Lawrence a 10 ????????
— Lucy Dolby (@Lucy1Dolby)
I LIKE THAT
— Mitch (@derbymitch)
Jeez. I fear for us. We're down to bare bones, good luck lads
— Rob Allen (@allen_robert1)
We don't lose this I'll be surprised
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Wayne Rooney has had the international break to try and get his Derby County side ready for their Championship relegation battle over the next few weeks. Derby currently sit 19th in the league but are just five points above Rotherham who currently occupy the final relegation spot, whilst the Millers also have four games in […]Derby currently sit 19th in the league but are just five points above Rotherham who currently occupy the final relegation spot, whilst the Millers also have four games in hand over Rooney’s side.
— El Marco (@MarkLeeson2904)
Strong front 4 all season
— actonsbarmyarmy (@actonsbarmyarmy)
Abit offensive that ???????? could pay off
— DCFC (@DcfcFansTalk)
— Jamie Probert (@Jamie_Probert1)
Not a bad team tbf
— Kalum Mclaughlin (@kalum1884)
Massive game today for Roberts and Jozwiak. The fans are divided on whether they’re good enough, today’s the day to step up and prove they are
— DCFCHub (@DcfcHub)
Festy Ebosele on the bench ???? I know it’s only due to injuries but the lad is gonna be special.
— Jay Kamara ◢ ◤ (@jaykamara_)
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This article is part of Football League World’s ‘The Verdict’ series, which provides personal opinions from the FLW writers regarding the latest breaking news, teams, players, managers, potential signings and more… Derby County suffered another big blow in their battle to avoid relegation from the Championship on Tuesday night, as they were beaten 3-0 by […]Rooney has had it tough since arriving and I can sympathise with him slightly. There’s a poor squad at Pride Park and the takeover saga hasn’t helped him.