Where will it all end? Gemmill goes in latest sackings at Pride Park

Last updated : 16 January 2002 By

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Archie Gemmill
Rams favourite Gemmill in the 70's
Rams legend Archie Gemmill is among three people sacked today (Wed 16th Jan) as the Rams board clears the decks ahead of appointing a new manager. One Derby fans favourite players in the 70's, Gemmill (54) played in 261 Rams first team games.

Gemmill, Derby County's overseas scout goes along with Physio Ewan Simpson and first team coach John Trewick. All three men where brought to the club by former manager Jim Smith or where seen as part of the Smith/Todd regime that the board now want to eradicate completely from the club.

The board want to give the club new impetuous but is this a wise move at this time of the season and with relegation a very real prospect? Only time will tell…