Rosenior pleased with Rams form
Assistant manager Liam Rosenior has challenged Derby to maintain their current form as they look to end the season on a positive note.
The Rams have been in the ascendancy since Wayne Rooney was handed the reins on a permanent basis on 15th January.
Derby have won six of his 10 games at the helm, drawing one and losing three, to climb out of the relegation zone and massively boost their hopes of survival.
We need to keep doing what we are doing and keep the spirit and determination.Liam Rosenior
Friday's draw with Midlands rivals Nottingham Forest has them sitting nine points clear of the drop zone as they gear up for an extremely busy period of the season.
The Rams head to in-form Cardiff on Tuesday as they embark on a run of six games through to 20th March.
Rosenior, who has been working on Rooney's coaching staff, has been delighted with their recent run of results and wants to see them continue building to set the foundations for next term.
"We need to keep doing what we are doing and keep the spirit and determination, as well as working on our quality with the ball and creating goalscoring chances," Rosenior told RamsTV.
"I think from the time we have taken over the team our form has been in and around the top-six and we want to maintain that for the rest of the season and make sure we are in this league and ready to consolidate and go again next season."
Derby can be backed at 4.00 to pick up a win at Cardiff, who are priced at 2.05, while the draw is available at 3.20.
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