Derby County supporters will be quietly confident ahead of the weekend trip to play-off hopefuls Sheffield Wednesday, hoping to end the campaign on a highlight.
The Rams’ form has been differing since the appointment of manager Gary Rowett; six games in charge has seen the ex-Birmingham City boss pick up three wins and two draws, including a 2-2 score line against rivals Nottingham Forest.
Their most recent outing, a point at fourth-placed Huddersfield Town meant it would be impossible for the team to have mild hopes of reaching the top-six as it’s now mathematically impossible being ten points adrift.
Rowett will want to put the dismal Easter weekend behind him and rack up a victory at Hillsborough to dent the Owls’ ambitions, but he may need to switch the squad around in order to do so.
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