Ashley still interested in Derby, but 'disappointed' with administrators

Ashley still interested in Derby, but 'disappointed' with administrators
Mike Ashley has written to Derby's administrators to confirm he remains interested in the takeover, an email seen by Sky Sports News has revealed.

Derby's future remains uncertain after preferred bidder Chris Kirchner failed to complete his deal for the club before Friday's 5pm deadline set by the administrators.

Quantuma announced on Thursday they were re-opening negotiations with other interested parties as a "contingency" - giving Kirchner less than 24 hours to prove he had sufficient funds