History of the Derby County v Brighton & Hove Albion fixture
Derby County prepare to entertain Brighton & Hove Albion at Pride Park on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Rams are clearly on top, winning 64.29% of the games played between the two.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Pride Park was less than a year ago, in November 2011, with Brighton & Hove Albion inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the Rams in a Championship match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Tue 20 Mar||Brighton & HA||2 - 0||Derby County||Championship|
|2011/2012||Tue 29 Nov||Derby County||0-1||Brighton & HA||Championship|
|2008/2009||Tue 04 Nov||Brighton & HA||1 - 4||Derby County||League Cup|
|2005/2006||Sat 26 Nov||Brighton & HA||0 - 0||Derby County||Championship|
|2005/2006||Sat 06 Aug||Derby County||1 - 1||Brighton & HA||Championship|
|2004/2005||Sat 05 Feb||Brighton & HA||2 - 3||Derby County||Championship|
|2004/2005||Wed 03 Nov||Derby County||3 - 0||Brighton & HA||Championship|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Derby County have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. A total of 17 goals have been scored by the Rams in those games, with 13 conceded.
The Seagulls have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. A generous 6 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Derby County see themselves just below half way in the npower Championship, showing a record of 12 points from their 9 games played so far,
Brighton & Hove Albion are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 17 points from 9 games.
Current overall team form
|Brighton & Hove Albion||6||4||1||1||10||4||13|
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Derby County are performing in fits and starts at home in recent games, and FootyMad doesn't see things getting any better, as the visitors squeak past and take all the points. Away win
|Derby County||4 games since last home draw.
|Brighton & Hove Albion||3 successive away victories.
6 games since last away draw.
No win in the 2 most recent games.
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