Rams v Forest on the BEEB

brian clough trophy

The much awaited home league game against rivals Nottingham Forest will be screened live by the BBC.

The game has been moved to Sunday th February 2012 and has a 12.15pm kick-off.

The corresponding game at the City ground produced one of the games of the season so far, with the Rams reduced to ten men after just one minutes and going a goal down from the resulting penalty, they fought back and managed to win the game 2-1 with goals fom Jamie Ward and Jeff Hendricks.

The return visit of Forest is always a highly charged affair and with former Derby Coach Steve McLaren being sacked by Forest following a disasterous set of results, which included the Rams victory, the reds will be looking to avenge that defeat and reclaim the Brian Clough trophy. Derby on the other hand despite a sever injury crisis expect to have an improved squad available for the February clash and will not be wanting to relinquish their hold on the trophy...