Derby County Football Club: Ex Premier League Players


Derby County Football Club: 

Ex Premier League Players

Welcome to the Derby County legends page – the gateway to information on ex Derby County players who have played in the Premier League.

In addition to information on ex Derby County players we have also added Derby County’s Premier League statistics which include the top Derby County scorers in the Premier League, most Premier League appearances by a Derby County player and also Derby County football club’s final league position for each year that they have featured in the English Premier League.

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Mart Poom

Premier League Appearances: 138

Clean Sheets: 42

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Christian Dailly

Premier League Appearances: 196

Goals Scored: 4

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Jacob Laursen

Premier League Appearances: 147

Goals Scored: 3

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Gary Rowett

Premier League Appearances: 136

Goals Scored: 5

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Stefano Eranio

Premier League Appearances: 95

Goals Scored: 7

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Georgi Kinkladze

Premier League Appearances: 102

Goals Scored: 7

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Darren Moore

Premier League Appearances: 81

Goals Scored: 2

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Rory Delap

Premier League Appearances: 359

Goals Scored: 23

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Igor Stimac

Premier League Appearances: 100

Goals Scored: 3

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Danny Higginbotham

Premier League Appearances: 210

Goals Scored: 9

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Lee Carsley

Premier League Appearances: 282

Goals Scored: 16

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Chris Powell

Premier League Appearances: 274

Goals Scored: 2

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Darryl Powell

Premier League Appearances: 181

Goals Scored: 5

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Dean Sturridge

Premier League Appearances: 155

Goals Scored: 38

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Paulo Wanchope

Premier League Appearances: 156

Goals Scored: 50

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Fabrizio RavanelliPremier League Appearances: 64 | Goals Scored: 25

After a brief but entertaining career in England’s Premier League, Fabrizio Ravanelli also known as “The White Feather”, retired from playing in 2005 at Perugia, the team where he also started his career. Read More..

Malcolm ChristiePremier League Appearances: 135 | Goals Scored: 29

After exploding onto the scene with Derby County in 1998, Malcolm Christie unfortunately had to retire at the age of 29 due to a spine injury suffered in training in 2009. Read More..


Francesco Baiano

Premier League Appearances: 64

Goals Scored: 16

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Derby County Premier League Statistics

This table shows the players who have made the most Premier League appearances for Derby County and the top goalscorers for Derby County in the Premier League.

Top EPL GoalscorersGoalsMost EPL AppearancesGames
Dean Sturridge32Darryl Powell170
Paolo Wanchope23Jacob Laursen137
Deon Burton22Mart Poom133
Malcolm Christie22Dean Sturridge128
Francesco Baiano16Deon Burton118
Rory Delap103
Stefano Eranio95
Malcolm Christie92
Horacio Carbonari88
Lee Carsley80

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