Derby County manager Nigel Pearson suspended
Derby County manager Nigel Pearson has been suspended by the club - pending an internal investigation - the Derby Telegraph understands.
It follows a meeting between Pearson and Rams owner and chairman Mel Morris at the club's Moor Farm training ground on Monday afternoon.
News of the suspension broke hours before Derby County's Sky Bet Championship fixture against Cardiff City at the Cardiff City Stadium tonight.
Pearson's assistant manager, Chris Powell, will take charge of the team at Cardiff.
Club spokesman Paul Tyrrell said: "Derby County can confirm that manager Nigel Pearson... read more
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