These Derby County fans are delighted with Jack Marriott’s impact

Jack Marriott made the step up from League One to the Championship this summer when he joined Frank Lampard’s Derby County from Peterborough United. 

After taking a little while to adjust to life in the second tier, the 24-year-old has hit a prolific streak of form in recent weeks. On Saturday he notched a goal against Birmingham City to take his recent tally to five in his last six games for the Rams – a run that includes a strike against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge in the EFL Cup.

If the Englishman can keep this kind of goalscoring form up then he could even fire his side to automatic promotion to the Premier League. Lampard’s side currently sit in fourth place, two points off of leaders Norwich City.

After the triumph against Garry Monk’s Birmingham at Pride Park, plenty of Derby fans took to Twitter to congratulate Marriott on his goal and celebrate his recent form…