Derby given one-month stay of reprieve to prove new funds or face liquidation

DERBY COUNTY have been given a one-month extension in order to provide the EFL with proof of funding.

The Rams had previously been set a deadline of February 1 or risked facing liquidation and expulsion from the EFL.

Wayne Rooney's side are battling the odds this season

Wayne Rooney’s side are battling the odds this seasonالإئتمان: ريكس

But today’s announcement allows them extra time to continue negotiations with interested bidders, while also continuing to fulfil their fixtures.

The further four-week period also enables claims by Wycombe Wanderers and Middlesbrough to be further explored.

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Arthur Melo £40m loan-to-buy, Osimhen £60m Aubameyang replacement

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Arthur Melo £40m loan-to-buy, Osimhen £60m Aubameyang replacement