OPINION: Making the play-offs is an impressive achievement for Derby County

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Picture by Howard Roe/AHPIX.com;Football;SkyBet;Championship;'06/05/2018 KO 12.30pm; Pride Park;'copyright picture;Howard Roe;07973 739229;''Ram's Matej Vydra celebrates his goal with his team mates

The regular season finished on Saturday with The Rams achieving what they needed to do to reach the end of season play offs.

A draw was required, but Derby went better than that and completed an emphatic win against a Barnsley side that found itself dropping into Football’s third tier.