Ambrose Released By Derby County Without Playing Any Match

Nigeria defender Efe Ambrose has been released by Skybet Championship club Derby County without any appearance for the Rams.

Ambrose, 30, linked up with the Rams in February after severing ties with Scottish club Hibernian.

He however failed to make a single appearance for Derby County and didn’t make the matchday during his time at the club.

The versatile defender was offered a new contract by Hibernian prior to his move to Derby County but he chose to exercise a clause in his contract which allowed move at his choice time.

Also released according to a list on the clubs official website are former Chelsea defender Ashley Cole, David Nugent, Alex Pearce and Marcus Olsson.

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