Transfer rumours: Real Madrid monitoring the situation of Manchester City winger Raheem Sterling

Spanish champions Real Madrid monitoring the situation of Manchester City winger Raheem Sterling, whose current deal expires in 2020 and is yet to begin formal talk over a new contract. (Daily Mirror)

Derby County vs Nottingham Forest - Matej Vydra of Derby County celebrates his goal - Pic By James Williamson

OPINION: Poor finishing costs Derby County

Derby can feel that should have had three points on Wednesday night against a poor Leeds United side, but a lack of clinical finishing and some uncharacteristic sloppy defending meant that we had to make do with just a single point.

Gary Rowett

PREVIEW: Reading v Derby County

Derby County go to Reading on Saturday in the next instalment of their Sky Bet Championship promotion battle.
Kevin de Bruyne

PREVIEW: Premier League and Carabao Cup final

Another big weekend lies ahead with a full Premier League fixture list as well as the Carabao Cup final.

Thibaut Courtois.

RUMOUR MILL: Real still waiting on Courtois; Pogba could be leaving Old Trafford

Real Madrid are patiently waiting to see if Thibaut Courtois will sign a new deal at Chelsea, and swoop if he doesn't.

Gainsborough Trinity v Alfreton Town - Saturday January 27th 2018. Alfreton manager Chris Moyses. Picture: Chris Etchells

Alfreton nearly snatch a point after big fight back

Alfreton Town came within a hair’s breadth of pulling off a sensational comeback after finding themselves four goals adrift inside the opening 34 minutes of their National League North encounter on Harrogate Town’s artificial pitch, losing 4-3.

Paul Postlethwate

Boss frustrated as tired Heanor 
are held

Paul Postlethwaite felt his Heanor Town side should have emerged victorious from their 1-1 draw with Boldmere St Michaels on Saturday - but admitted rustiness from a lack of games may have been a factor.


REPORT & PICTURES: Selston claim bragging rights in derby day win over Kimberley Miners Welfare

Selston ran out 2-0 winners over Kimberley Miners Welfare in the East Midlands Counties League Premier Division on Saturday.

German midfielder Toni Kroos, who is the top target for Manchester United, according to today's football rumour mill.

RUMOUR MILL: Kroos is Manchester United’s top target as Tottenham eye Zaha again

Real Madrid’s brilliant German midfielder Toni Kroos has emerged as Manchester United’s top transfer target, according to today’s football rumour mill.

Derby County vs Nottingham Forest - Scott Carson of Derby County - Pic By James Williamson

Carson predicts twists and turns as promotion race hots up

Derby County goalkeeper Scott Carson is expecting a lot of twists and turns between now and the end of the Championship season, as the fight for promotion to the Premier League intensifies.

All the latest football transfer gossip and rumours

RUMOUR MILL: PSG line up £30m swoop for Manchester United’s Rojo, and Hazard could quit Chelsea

French giants Paris St Germain are considering a £30 million swoop for Manchester United defender Marcos Rojo, according to today’s football transfer grapevine.

David Shiels netted for Alfreton Town.

Reds can stay up, insists boss

Defiant Alfreton Town boss Chris Moyses insisted the Reds could avoid relegation after a narrow defeat to big-spending Salford City.

RUMOUR MILL: Real Madrid target Manchester United superstar

RUMOUR MILL: Real Madrid target Manchester United superstar

Here are the stories making today’s back pages.

FA Cup

PREVIEW: FA Cup fifth round

The FA Cup enters the fifth round stage this weekend with just three games between the sides taking part and a place in the final.

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TALKING POINT: Which club has the biggest social media following - Nottingham Forest or Derby County?

There is no football without rivalry.

Mauricio Pochettino

RUMOUR MILL: Spurs offer Pochettino lucrative deal; Fellaini's off to Besiktas

Maurcio Pochettino is becoming hot property but the Spurs boss looks set to be offered a lucrative deal to stay in North London.

Owls' Lucas Joao receives plenty of Derby County attention.....Pic Steve Ellis

DERBY COUNTY BLOG: ‘No room for slip ups now’

Derby County’s long unbeaten run in the Championship came to a halt on Tuesday night after a 2-0 defeat to Sheffield Wednesday.

Eden Hazard

RUMOUR MILL: Hazard to Real Madrid odds slashed; Alderweireld interests United

The future of Chelsea star Eden Hazard continues to get tongues wagging across the continent.

Chris Moyses

Moyses ready to face top two

Alfreton Town boss Chris Moyses says his side will have nothing to fear as they prepare to face the National League North’s top two sides in the space of four days.

Sean Gregory in action for Selston.

Title-chasers all set for crucial battle

Selston and Kimberley Miners Welfare will go into battle this weekend with crucial points at stake in the battle for the East Midlands Counties League title.

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