Derby County’s pre-season friendly with Mickleover Sports at the Raygar Stadium has been re-scheduled.
The Rams were due to travel to the Evo-Stik League Northern Premier First Division South side on Tuesday 1st July before heading to Evo-Stik Premier Division Matlock Town on Thursday 3rd July (7:45pm).
However, the match has been re-arranged for Thursday 10th July (7:15pm kick-off), following the side’s game against Conference Premier outfit Nuneaton Town on Tuesday 8th July (7:45pm).
The Rams’ pre-season preparations also include a six-day training camp in Austria between 20th and 26th July.
During the training camp, Steve McClaren’s men will face Russian Premier League side Zenit St Petersburg (Tuesday 22nd July at Sports Zentrum Kalsdorf, 6:00pm (5:00pm BST)), while a second fixture, on Friday 25th July, will be confirmed on the official website in due course.
After the Rams’ training camp in Austria, Derby will travel to Notts County on Saturday 19th July (1:00pm kick-off), prior to a trip to Burton Albion on Tuesday 29th July (7:30pm) before finalising their pre-season preparations with a final home fixture against Scottish giants Rangers at the iPro Stadium on Saturday 2nd August (1:00pm).
Derby County 2014/15 Pre-Season Friendly Matches:
Thursday 3rd July, Matlock Town (A) 7:45pm
Saturday 5th July, Ilkeston FC (A) 3pm
Tuesday 8th July, Nuneaton Town (A) 7:45pm
Thursday 10th July, Mickleover Sports (A) 7:15pm
Saturday 19th July, Notts County (A) 1pm
Sunday 20th July – Saturday 26th July (Austria Training Camp)
Tuesday 22nd July, Zenit St Petersburg (Sports Zentrum Kalsdorf), 6:00pm
Friday 25th July, TBC (Austria Training Camp)
Tuesday 29th July, Burton Albion (A) 7:30pm
Saturday 2nd August, Rangers (H) 1:00pm