The Ram sat down for an exclusive interview with youngster Max Bird ahead of Derby County’s clash with Bolton Wanderers on Saturday afternoon - and you can read it in full inside The Ram!

Spanning six pages, we spoke to the 18-year-old midfielder - who was last weekend named as the EFL's Apprentice of the Year at the EFL Awards - in-depth about his breakthrough into the first-team, his fond memories from the Rams’ Academy and staying humble.

As ever, The Ram will be jam-packed with news and features and retails at just £3 from around Pride Park Stadium.

Here’s a brief review of what else you can expect from our #DCFCvBWFC edition of The Ram…

Exclusive Columns: Back in the Pride Park dugout, Frank Lampard pens his latest exclusive column, whilst Jayden Bogle gave an update from the dressing room.

Introducing… Bolton Wanderers: Want to know more about Phil Parkinson’s side? We have you covered with an extensive opposition guide, whilst Marc Iles, Chief Football Writer for The Bolton News, gives us the inside track on what the Lancashire outfit will bring to Pride Park.

The Rise Under Clough: Our season-long historical feature takes us back 50 years as we look back on Brian Clough and Peter Taylor’s startling season as they guided the Rams back to the top-flight.

Academy In Focus: This week we focus on academy product Yohan Greco who takes a look back on his two-years as a scholar after joining the Rams from France. We also have an update on the Under-18s as they continue to chase the Premier League – North title and a look at the Under-23s’ latest match.

Ewe Rams: In a new feature for the season, we got an update from Derby County Ladies who are pushing for promotion.

A Moment In Time: To conclude our 22nd edition of the 2018/19 season, we delve back in time to find a famous picture that connects Saturday afternoon’s two sides.

With all that in mind, written and designed in-house, in partnership with Ignition Sports media, The Ram, our award-winning official programme, really is the essential matchday purchase.

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