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Derby County sack Nigeria defender who failed to play a single match


Former Super Eagles defender Efe Ambrose has been released by Championship side Derby County without playing a match.

without playing a match

The 30-year-old joined Derby handled by Frank Lampard in February from Scottish club Hibernian.

Prior to his Derby move, Ambrose was offered a new deal by Hibernian but opted against renewing it.

Other players released are former Chelsea defender Ashley Cole, David Nugent, Alex Pearce, and Marcus Olsson.

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Ambrose previously had stints with Isreali club Ashdod and Scottish giants Celtic.

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