Derby County stayed unbeaten with Wayne Rooney on the pitch thanks to a last minute goal from an American playmaker.
Duane Holmes hit a beautiful volley in the first minute of stoppage time to give the Rams a point away to Middlesbrough on Saturday.
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It was the American’s first goal of the season and third in 56 appearances for the Rams. Holmes earned his first two USMNT caps this summer.
The 25-year-old has been an every week starter for Philip Cocu dating back to mid-October.
— Derby County Talk (@derbycountytalk) January 11, 2020
Rooney went 90 minutes as Derby is 17th with 34 points, eight back of the promotion playoff picture.
Back to Holmes, he admitted that the goal was lucky; He swung his peg but it struck his shin pad to fool the goalkeeper.Follow @NicholasMendola