Records

Attendance

The Racecourse, 1884-1895

Highest attendance: 15,500 (est.) v Blackburn Rovers, FA Cup, 24 February 1894

Lowest attendance: 750 (est.) v Darwen, First Division, 18 November 1893

The Racecourse also staged the 1886 FA Cup Final replay.

The Baseball Ground, 1895-1997

Highest attendance: 41,826 v Tottenham Hotspur, Division One, 20 September 1969

Lowest attendance: 1,562 v Udinese, Anglo-Italian Cup, 15 November 1994

Pride Park Stadium, 1997-

Highest attendance: 33,378 v Liverpool, Premiership, 18 March 2000

Highest attendance (overall): 33,597 England v Mexico, international friendly, 25 May 2001

Lowest attendance: 4,724 v Scunthorpe United, League Cup, 14 August 2012

Internationals

Most capped player: Deon Burton (Jamaica), 42 caps.

First Derby international – Benjamin Spilsbury (for England v Ireland, 1885) 

Most capped player for England – Peter Shilton, 34 caps 

First players to play in a World Cup – Bruce Rioch and Don Masson (for Scotland v. Peru, 3 June 1978) 

First players to play in a World Cup for England – Peter Shilton and Mark Wright (v Republic of Ireland, 11 June 1990)

Goalscorers

Record goalscorer: Steve Bloomer (1892-1905, 1910-1913) 332 (293 league, 38 FA Cup, one other).

Most goals in a season – 43, Jack Bowers – 35 First Division, 8 FA Cup (1932-33) 

Highest league scorer in a season: 37 – Jack Bowers 1930/31; Ray Straw 1956/57.

Most goals in a single match – 6, Steve Bloomer (v Sheffield Wednesday, 21 January 1899) 

Most goals in an FA Cup match – 4: Harry Bedford (v Bradford City, 8 January 1927), Jack Stamps (v Luton Town, 5 January 1946) 

Most goals in a League Cup match – 4: Alan Hinton (v Stockport County, 4 September 1968) , Kevin Wilson (v Hartlepool United, 29 August 1984) 

Most goals in a European match – 5, Kevin Hector (v Finn Harps, UEFA Cup, 15 September 1976) 

Youngest goalscorer – Mason Bennett, 16 years 176 days (v Tranmere Rovers, FA Cup, 5 January 2013) 

Scoring in successive league matches – 6: John Goodall (1891-92), Alf Bentley (1909-10), Horace Barnes (1913-14), George Stephenson (1927-28), Jack Bowers (1930-31 and 1933-34), Ray Straw (1956-57), Eddie Thomas (1964-65), Francesco Baiano (1997-98)

Match Records

Record victory (league): 9-0 v Wolverhampton, Division One, January 10 1891; v Sheffield Wednesday , Division One , January 21 1899

Record victory (overall): 12-0 v Finn Harps, UEFA Cup first round first leg, September 15 1976.

Record defeat (league): 8-0 v Blackburn Rovers, January 3 1891; 8-0 v Sunderland, September 1 1894.

Record defeat (overall): 2-11 v Everton, FA Cup, 1889/90.

Most points in a season: 85 (three points for a win), 2013-14,

Most goals in a season: 111, Division Three (North), 1956-57.

Players

Most appearances: Kevin Hector (1966-1977, 1980-1981) 581+8 (478+8 league, 34 FA Cup, 42 League Cup, 27 other).

Youngest player: Mason Bennett, 15 years 99 days v Middlesbrough, 22 October 2011.

Oldest player : Peter Shilton , 42 years 164 days v Watford , 29 February 1992

Record transfer fee received: £10.5m from Burnley for Jeff Hendrick, 31 August 2016.

Record transfer fee paid: £8m to Watford for Matej Vydra , 27 August 2016.