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Derby County’s Under 18s travel to Rockcliffe Park on Thursday to take on Middlesbrough in their Premier League North fixture of the calendar year (kick-off: 1pm).
Craig Short felt Monday night’s Premier League Cup clash with Colchester United exposed Derby County Under 23s’ young player to a real battling test.
Charles Vernam’s brace was not enough for Derby County’s Under 23s as Colchester United fought back from two goals down to claim a share of the spoils in the Premier League Cup.
Darren Wassall has demanded that his Derby County Under 23s squad take nothing for granted when they lock horns with Colchester United in the Premier League Cup this evening.
Derby County’s Under 23s will be aiming to get their Premier League Cup campaign off and running when they make the long trip to Essex to take on Colchester United.