History of the Middlesbrough v Derby County fixture
Derby County face a trip to Middlesbrough at Riverside Stadium on Wednesday evening, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Rams will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 38 and win only 15 of the 68 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Riverside Stadium was less than a year ago, in October 2011, with Middlesbrough running out comfortable 2-0 winners in a Championship match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 14 Apr||Derby County||0 - 1||Middlesbrough||Championship|
|2011/2012||Sat 22 Oct||Middlesbrough||2-0||Derby County||Championship|
|2010/2011||Tue 08 Mar||Middlesbrough||2 - 1||Derby County||Championship|
|2010/2011||Tue 28 Sep||Derby County||3 - 1||Middlesbrough||Championship|
|2009/2010||Tue 16 Mar||Derby County||2 - 2||Middlesbrough||Championship|
|2009/2010||Tue 20 Oct||Middlesbrough||2 - 0||Derby County||Championship|
|2007/2008||Sat 22 Mar||Middlesbrough||1 - 0||Derby County||Premier League|
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Recent respective form guides
Middlesbrough have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Boro in those games, with 6 conceded.
Derby County have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. While the Rams have hit 4 goals, 7 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Middlesbrough's 12 points from 8 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position.
Derby County's 11 points from 8 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
This promises to be an excellent test for the in-form Rams, but one which we believe will end in stalemate. No-score draw
|Middlesbrough||6 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 13 .
|Derby County||Last drawn game 6 outings ago.
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