The five most important players to try and keep at Derby County this summer

Derby County will be in the Championship for the first time in two seasons.

After earning promotion, one of Paul Warne’s first tasks is trying to keep some of his star players at Pride Park.

The Rams have a number of players both running out of contract and also wanted by other clubs and so it could be tricky to keep some of the top names at the club.

Contracts expire at the end of June and the transfer window rumour mill has already begun.

But which are the most important players for Paul Warne to keep at Derby and who will he be able to keep hold of.

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