The Scottish midfielder will be playing in League One from now on.
Predicted Derby County line-up to play Birmingham City on Friday 26th December 2014 at 15:00. Venue: St Andrews, Birmingham.
Paul Coutts took part in a behind-closed-doors friendly for a Derby County team recently.
Derby County's Paul Coutts, Jake Buxton and Jordon Ibe are all on the verge of fitness.