Leacock the latest Rams absentee

Derby's injury woes show no signs of easing with Dean Leacock set to join the growing list of absentees for the clash with Sheffield Wednesday.

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Leacock: Has a hamstring injury

Leacock: Has a hamstring injury

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The defender was forced off with a tight hamstring after half an hour of the 6-1 thrashing at Cardiff in midweek and looks unlikely to recover in time, pushing the number of players unavailable to manager Nigel Clough into double figures.

Fellow centre-half Miles Addison, who missed the trip to the Welsh capital, has seen a specialist about his foot injury.

Clough plans to restore on loan Everton striker James Vaughan to his starting line-up after resting him at Cardiff, while the Rams boss will hope full-back Paul Connolly (foot) and forward Kris Commons (hamstring) can return to contention.

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