FM Preview: Hull City v Derby County 02 Jan 2012

Last updated : 01 January 2012 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Hull City v Derby County fixture

Derby County face a trip to Hull City at The KC Stadium on Monday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 24 games played, Rams have recorded 3 wins, and Hull City have come away with 11 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in September 2010, with Hull City running out comfortable 2-0 winners in a Championship match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 19 Nov Derby County 0 - 2 Hull City Championship
2010/2011 Tue 22 Feb Derby County 0 - 1 Hull City Championship
2010/2011 Tue 14 Sep Hull City 2-0 Derby County Championship
2006/2007 Sat 10 Feb Derby County 2 - 2 Hull City Championship
2006/2007 Sat 12 Aug Hull City 1 - 2 Derby County Championship
2005/2006 Mon 17 Apr Derby County 1 - 1 Hull City Championship
2005/2006 Sat 22 Oct Hull City 2 - 1 Derby County Championship

For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here

Recent respective form guides

Hull City are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 11 to 9.

The away form of Derby County is pretty dire, managing a paltry 2 draws from the last six matches. While the Rams have hit 6 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Hull City's total of 39 points from their 24 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in npower Championship.

Derby County's 34 points from 24 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Hull City 6 4 0 2 7 4 12
Derby County 6 3 1 2 6 5 10

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FootyMad's prediction ...

FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Tigers, as the Rams have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Hull City Won 3 successive home games.
13 games since last home draw.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Derby County Not won in previous 7 away matches.
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.

For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here