Derby County

FL125 VOTE

 

  Who is Derby County's best ever captain?  
Rank Answer Percentage
1 Igor Stimac 40%
2 Roy McFarland 31%
3 Dave Mackay 24%
4 Mark Wright 5%
     

The FL125 Greatest Captain voting shortlists were compiled from data submitted by Football League clubs, which was collected from fans through social media. Supporters were asked to submit their suggestions by interacting with their respective clubs through Twitter, using #FL125 and #OurBestCaptain.

 

  What is Derby County's best ever match?  
Rank Answer Percentage
1 Nottingham Forest 1-2 Derby County (2011) 53%
2 Derby County 5-0 Tottenham Hotspur (1969) 16%
3 Derby County 2-1 Crystal Palace (1996) 14%
3 Derby County 2-0 Leeds United (1972) 14%
4 Derby County 7-0 Lincoln City (1985) 3%
     

The FL125 Greatest Match voting shortlists were compiled from data submitted by Football League clubs, which was collected from fans through social media. Supporters were asked to submit their suggestions by interacting with their respective clubs through Twitter, using #FL125 and #GreatGames.

 

  Who is Derby County's greatest ever player?  
Rank Answer Percentage
1 Kevin Hector 29.4%
2 Steve Bloomer 29%
2 Roy McFarland 20.4%
3 Igor Stimac 16%
4 Archie Gemmill 5.2%
     

The FL125 Greatest Player voting shortlists were compiled from data submitted by Football League clubs, which was collected from fans through social media. Supporters were asked to submit their suggestions by interacting with their respective clubs through Twitter, using #FL125 and #OurGreatestPlayer.

 

  When was Derby County's best season?  
Rank Answer Percentage
1 1971/72 59%
2 1986/87 18%
3 1974/75 13%
4 1995/96 10%
     

The FL125 Greatest Season voting shortlists were compiled from data submitted by Football League clubs, which was collected from fans through social media. Supporters were asked to submit their suggestions by interacting with their respective clubs through Twitter, using #FL125 and #OurBestSeason.

The nominations were:

1971/72 - Brian Clough and Peter Taylor's men became the champions of England in 1971/72, winning 24 of their 42 matches to finish a point ahead of runners-up Leeds United.

1974/75 - Under Dave Mackay's management, Derby County won the First Division title for the second time in four seasons - finishing two points clear of Liverpool.

1986/87 - In the second of successive seasons of promotion, Arthur Cox's Derby won the Division Two title by six points, and lost just eight of their 42 matches.

1995/96 - Jim Smith's Derby gained promotion to the Premier League in 1995/96, finishing runners-up to Sunderland in the Bale's first-season in charge.

 

  Who is Derby County's best ever manager?  
Rank Answer Percentage
1 Brian Clough 76%
2 Arthur Cox 18%
3 Jim Smith 5%
4 Dave Mackay 1%
     

The FL125 Greatest Manager voting shortlists were compiled from data submitted by Football League clubs, which was collected from fans through social media. Supporters were asked to submit their suggestions by interacting with their respective clubs through Twitter, using #FL125 and #GreatManagers.