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‘How is that guy still getting in the team?’ – Plenty of Derby fans rip into player after Bristol City loss



Phillip Cocu succumbed to his first defeat in charge of Derby County on Tuesday night, with Bristol City picking up a 2-1 victory at Pride Park.

The Rams were made to pay for a host of sloppy passes in midfield and errors in defence, with Andreas Weimann being given all the space in the world to convert from six yards out after 16 minutes.

The Robins then doubled their lead with Weimann playing another key part in the goal upon his return to Pride Park – the Austrian dummied a low Jack Hunt cross which found captain Josh Brownhill on the edge of area, who finished emphatically.

After a lacklustre first half, Cocu began to ring the changes by bringing on Jack Marriott and Florian Jozefzoon for Mason Bennett and Scott Malone respectively.

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Marriott made an instant impact, pulling a goal back in some style from the edge of the area, but it was Jozefzoon who failed to affect the game.

The Dutchman found himself in acres of space on the right flank on more than one occasion, but frustrations began to grow as two of his crosses sailed out for a goal-kick.

The end product was certainly lacking from the winger, and here, we take a look at what Derby fans made of his performance on Tuesday night…

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