FM Preview: Millwall v Derby County 11 Feb 2012

Last updated : 10 February 2012 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Millwall v Derby County fixture

Derby County face a trip to Millwall at The Den on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 21 games played, Rams have recorded 6 wins, and Millwall have come away with 10 victories.

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

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 24 Sep Derby County 3 - 0 Millwall Championship
2010/2011 Mon 03 Jan Derby County 0 - 0 Millwall Championship
2010/2011 Sat 23 Oct Millwall 2 - 0 Derby County Championship
2009/2010 Tue 12 Jan Derby County 1 - 1 Millwall F.A. Cup
2009/2010 Sat 02 Jan Millwall 1 - 1 Derby County F.A. Cup
2005/2006 Sat 08 Apr Derby County 1 - 0 Millwall Championship
2005/2006 Mon 02 Jan Millwall 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

Millwall have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, While Lions have scored 7, a worringly large 10 have been leaked at the other end.

Derby County have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Rams have hit 5 goals, 8 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Millwall are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 29 points from 29 matches.

Derby County's 41 points from 28 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Millwall 6 3 1 2 13 8 10
Derby County 6 3 1 2 5 5 10

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Nothing appears to be going right for the Rams out on the road recently, yet the Madmen can see a turn around in fortunes as they battle to a victory in a closely fought contest at Millwall. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Millwall Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
Derby County Not won in previous 2 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 3 most recent games.

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