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‘Only decision from Gary I disagree with’ – Derby fans divided at latest announcement



The 2016/17 Sky Bet Championship season has been frustrating for Derby County, with the Rams again failing in their quest for promotion, despite plenty of optimism in pre-season.

Nigel Pearson and Steve McClaren have both tried and failed to mount a promotion push, with both managers falling on their sword in October and March respectively.

Gary Rowett was swiftly appointed following McClaren’s departure, and the former Birmingham City boss has had a positive impact at the Pride Park Stadium.

The Rams have lost just twice since Rowett’s arrival, and there is plenty of hope that next season could see the club challenge for promotion once again.

Rowett has already set about planning for next season, announcing Chris Martin will return from his loan spell with Fulham and that Darren Bent and Chris Baird will sign new contracts with the club.

Following the announcement of Bent and Baird’s contract extensions, here is how Derby fans reacted on Twitter…

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