Derby County will be hit with a 12-point deduction on Wednesday after formally appointing administrators to try and save the crisis-hit club.
Championship club Derby County have applied to enter administration. The Rams, who are coached by former England captain Wayne Rooney, announced the decision on Friday night. Derby added the move was due to “a number of developments”, including a failure to identify new owners and the continuing impact of Covid-19 on revenue streams.
Xisco Munoz says Watford doing the double over Norwich last season in the Championship means nothing as they prepare to face each other in the Premier League tomorrow. Now the two sides are meeting each other in the top flight, but Xisco believes the past meetings count for nothing.
Marco Silva believes his Fulham squad are “creating something really strong” after they beat Birmingham last night to go top of the Championship. Fulham ran out 4-1 winners at St. Andrew’s, with Denis Odoi opening the scoring after just 10 minutes. Aleksandar Mitrovic then struck either side of Harry Wilson as Fulham leapfrogged West Brom and Bournemouth into first place.