Ashley Cole has completed a move to play under former Chelsea teammate Frank Lampard at Championship side Derby.
Cole, who left LA Galaxy in November and has been a free agent since, has returned to English football after a four-and-a-half year absence.
"For me, it was a no-brainer," Cole said on Derby's YouTube channel. "Of course, I've kept in touch with Lamps [Lampard], to see how good the team has been playing and followed Derby since Lamps got here.
"For me, it was a no-brainer to...
Whatever happens next, Marcelo Bielsa has won the battle for hearts and minds following "Spy-Gate."
A story that began with Frank Lampard talking about some "undercover" person hiding in bushes "on... hands and knees" with "pliers and bolt cutters" has since been turned around 180 degrees.
The man Bielsa sent to watch Derby County's training sessions was outside a perimeter fence and wasn't trespassing. The fence was undamaged. If he had "pliers and bolt-cutters" with him, he likely swallowed...
Championship side Derby County hit back from two goals down to beat Premier League Southampton on penalties in an FA Cup third-round replay marred by another VAR controversy on Wednesday.
Frank Lampard's Derby side were denied what looked like a good goal in the first half by a marginal VAR decision and Southampton then scored twice midway through the second half through Stuart Armstrong and substitute Nathan Redmond.
With Southampton closing in on an away tie at Accrington Stanley, Derby, just as...