The Rams forward says the return of the former England boss has put the club back in the right direction.
The Spaniard admits there is a long list of improvements to be made at the club.
The striker turned pundit believes that Steve McLaren will take Newcastle United up the table this season.
The former England international has been banging in the goals for Derby County.
The England capped striker has scored four in five for The Rams.
Derby have signed the former England international on an 18-month deal.
The SD Eibar defender has been rumoured to be on the way to Derby all week.
Derby County are set to have goalkeeper Lee Grant back, while Leeds United have no new injury problems ahead of tomorrow’s Championship game at Elland Road.
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