The Brian Clough Trophy stays in Derby, as Vydra and Nugent help Derby County put Nottingham Forest to the sword. Who were the Rams’ best performers against their local rivals? Can Matej Vydra really become ‘one of the best No. 10s in the league’? Chris, Richard and Tom also look forward to Derby’s next four…… Continue reading SBW #8: Forest floored
SBW caught up with former Derby midfielder Darryl Powell, who played more than 200 times for the Rams between 1995 and 2002, and experienced both promotion and relegation at the club. The ex-Jamaica international – who also played at the France ’98 World Cup – lifts the lid on life at Derby during their six-year…… Continue reading SBW #7: Darryl Powell
A forgettable fortnight for Derby saw a disappointing return from Brentford, Birmingham City and Bristol City. What do the Rams need to do against table-topping Cardiff to take anything from the game? The SBW gang speculate about Johnny Russell, decide who should play up front, and read out your tweets after the draw at Griffin…… Continue reading SBW #6: Brentford, Brum and Bristol
A rollercoaster week for Derby County saw the Rams dumped out of the Carabao Cup by Barnsley, having hit five past Hull City just days earlier. The SBW trio reflect on missing the chance to visit Wembley, the Kieftenbeld transfer saga, potential replacements, and everything in between. ** SUBSCRIBE on iTunes or FOLLOW on Soundcloud to…… Continue reading SBW #5: Barnsley and Hull
Chris, Richard and Tom pick the bones from a disastrous Derby County day in Sheffield, where blunders aplenty saw the Rams sunk 3-1. Were there any positives? How do Derby improve on the road? Was Russell’s own goal the most ridiculous ever? There’s also some cheerier chat about our favourite ‘oggies’, the Derby County ‘Fans’…… Continue reading SBW #4: Sheff Utd / Fans’ Forum
As two wins from four give Derby a solid start to the 17/18 campaign, the SBW gang discuss back-to-back wins over Preston and Bolton, as well as assessing the future of benchwarming Chris Martin. Also features a ‘Who Ram I’ so obscure there’s literally 10 seconds+ of silence.
Derby County kicked off their season with a draw at Sunderland. The SBW trio discuss how the Rams performed, as well as Gary Rowett’s potential transfer targets, who should come in for Grimsby, and what on earth to make of Wolves.
In our first ever podcast, the Steve Bloomer’s Washing trio of Chris, Richard and Tom discuss all things pre-season ahead of Derby’s 2017/18 campaign. The summer transfer window, Sunderland, formations and our somewhat daft guessing game, ‘Who Ram I?’ all feature.
It’s late July, the 2017/18 season is barely a week away, so it’s as good a time as any to introduce ‘Steve Bloomer’s Washing’, a new independent Derby County podcast. SBW will feature fortnightly episodes, discussing the Rams’ latest performances and previewing upcoming matches. We’ll chat to opposition fans, play the odd daft Derby trivia…… Continue reading New season, new podcast!