Phillip Cocu has named a strong starting XI for Derby County’s final pre-season friendly ahead of the 2019/20 season against Scottish Premiership side Rangers at Ibrox.


Kieran Dowell is the only man to retain his place in the starting line-up from Thursday night’s friendly against Spanish side Girona at Pride Park Stadium as the manager rotates the minutes in preparation for the new Sky Bet Championship season.

Kelle Roos starts in goal for the Rams this afternoon whilst Martyn Waghorn faces his former side as he starts in attack for Cocu’s side.

Here are the teams:

Rangers: Foderingham, Tavernier (C), Helander, Defoe, Davis, Kamara, Katic, Jones, Docherty, Barisic, Arfield.

Substitutes: Firth, Edmundson, Goldson, Ojo, Flanagan, Halliday, Aribo, Morelos, Polster.

Derby County: Roos, Keogh (C), Dowell, Waghorn, Lawrence, Jozefzoon, Evans, Bennett, Bogle, Huddlestone, Malone.

Substitutes: Mitchell, Shinnie, Martin, Lowe, Davies, Sibley, Bird, Anya, Buchanan, Whittaker.

Pos Pld GD Pts
13 Birmingham City 16 -5 22
14 Cardiff City 16 0 21
15 Millwall 16 -3 21
16 Derby County 16 -3 21
17 Reading 15 -1 18
18 Blackburn Rovers 16 -4 18
19 Huddersfield Town 16 -6 16
20 Wigan Athletic 16 -11 15
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