Duane Holmes will again miss out for Derby as they chase a Championship play-off spot against QPR.
QPR caretaker boss John Eustace fears Jordan Cousins could face a long spell out with a serious knee injury after he was stretchered off during the home defeat against Blackburn.
Goals from Danny Graham and Bradley Dack gave Blackburn a 2-1 victory over managerless QPR in the Sky Bet Championship at Loftus Road.
QPR caretaker boss John Eustace will be tempted to stick with a winning team against Blackburn.
John Eustace insisted there was no prospect of him being given the QPR manager’s job despite presiding over the 4-0 Sky Bet Championshp thrashing of Swansea.
Tomer Hemed scored twice as managerless QPR emphatically eased their relegation fears by thrashing Swansea 4-0 at Loftus Road.
QPR interim boss John Eustace is expected to have left-back Jake Bidwell available for their Championship clash with Swansea on Saturday.
Neil Harris and John Eustace both took positives from the goalless draw between relegation battlers Millwall and Queens Park Rangers at The Den.
Millwall and QPR played out a nervy goalless draw at The Den which did neither side’s bid to avoid relegation any favours.
Millwall will again be without suspended midfielder Shane Ferguson when their fight for Championship survival continues against QPR.
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Norwich boss Daniel Farke admits he is “unbelievably proud” of his players after seeing them thrash QPR 4-0 to make it eight wins on the trot and move another step closer to promotion.
Teemu Pukki bagged a brace as 10-man Norwich cruised to a 4-0 win over managerless QPR at Carrow Road to take another giant step towards a return to the Premier League.
What the papers say Manchester United may have to be prepared to break the bank if they want to keep Paul Pogba for the long term. The Sun reports that the club are open to starting negotiations with the Frenchman, but he is said to want a top pay packet of £500,000 a week. With Real Madrid reported to be lining up a summer bid for the 23-year-old midfielder, United may be willing to meet the demands.
Championship leaders Norwich will chase an eighth straight win when managerless QPR head to Carrow Road for Saturday’s lunchtime kick-off.
Steve McClaren has expressed his disappointment at his sacking by QPR.
Former QPR manager Ian Holloway has no sympathy for sacked successor Steve McClaren and compared losing the job to having his children taken away.
Steve McClaren has been sacked as QPR manager, the club have announced.
Bolton manager Phil Parkinson is hoping for a bright future for the club and a miraculous escape from relegation after a 2-1 victory at QPR.
Bolton raised hopes of staging a great escape from relegation with a vital 2-1 Sky Bet Championship victory over QPR at Loftus Road.