Steve McClaren is set to leave his post as Derby manager over the next few days, Sky sources understand.
Max Lowe, Charles Vernam and Jack Tuite will be among the professional ranks at Derby next season.
Long-serving Derby duo Shaun Barker and Jamie Ward have been released by boss Steve McClaren.
Steve McClaren will "refresh things" in his Derby squad as he begins to put his plans in place for next season.
Darren Bent says he would like to return to play for Aston Villa, but would also be open to staying with Derby County.
Steve McClaren says taking the Newcastle job was never on his agenda and is he is 100 per cent focused on managing Derby County.
Peter Beagrie backs Norwich to win the play-offs and says Derby's collapse was painful to watch...
Derby saw their play-off hopes crushed by Reading who ended a run of four Championship defeats by pulling off a shock 3-0 win.
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