FM Preview: Derby County v Peterborough United 28 Apr 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 27th April 2012
FootyMad attempt to assist you with their form guide as Derby County take on Peterborough United in a Championship match on 28th April 2012 at 12:30.
History of the Derby County v Peterborough United fixture
Derby County are ready to welcome Peterborough United to Pride Park at lunchtime on Saturday, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having managed to conjure up a win from 3 of the previous 4 games.
The previous match played between the two at Pride Park was within the last three years, in August 2009, the Rams carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a Championship match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 05 Nov||Peterborough||3 - 2||Derby County||Championship|
|2009/2010||Sat 16 Jan||Peterborough||0 - 3||Derby County||Championship|
|2009/2010||Sat 08 Aug||Derby County||2-1||Peterborough||Championship|
|1993/1994||Wed 16 Mar||Peterborough||2 - 2||Derby County||League Division One|
|1993/1994||Sat 11 Sep||Derby County||2 - 0||Peterborough||League Division One|
|1992/1993||Sat 06 Feb||Derby County||2 - 3||Peterborough||League Division One|
|1992/1993||Sat 15 Aug||Peterborough||1 - 0||Derby County||League Division One|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Derby County have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 7 to 6.
The away form of Peterborough United is pretty dire, managing a paltry 2 draws from the last six matches. While the Posh have hit 6 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Derby County's 63 points from 45 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position.
Peterborough United find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 49 points from their 45 matches.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Its a close one to call, but we think that Rams's reasonable showing at home is going to see them scrape past Peterborough United. Home Win
|Derby County||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 4 .
|Peterborough United||Not won in previous 10 away matches.
No win in the 5 most recent games.
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