Derby County prepare to entertain Brighton & Hove Albion at Pride Park on Saturday afternoon, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having chalked up an impressive 9 wins out of 12 previous matches.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Pride Park was less than a year ago, in November 2004, with Derby County running out comfortable 3-0 winners in a Championship match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2004/2005||Sat 05 Feb||Brighton & HA||2 - 3||Derby County||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Wed 03 Nov||Derby County||3-0||Brighton & HA||CHMP|
|2002/2003||Sat 14 Dec||Derby County||1 - 0||Brighton & HA||CHMP|
|2002/2003||Sat 16 Nov||Brighton & HA||1 - 0||Derby County||CHMP|
|1991/1992||Wed 15 Apr||Brighton & HA||1 - 2||Derby County||CHMP|
|1991/1992||Sat 21 Sep||Derby County||3 - 1||Brighton & HA||CHMP|
|1986/1987||Sat 07 Mar||Brighton & HA||0 - 1||Derby County||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Derby County are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, The Rams have scored 9 and conceded 2 during this period.
In complete contrast to Derby County, Brighton & HA are having a torrid time on their travels, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Seagulls have hit 4 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.
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|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
|Brighton & HA||6||1||4||1||6||8||7|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Derby County may be coming up against a decent side in Brighton & HA, but I do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the Rams. Home Win
|Derby County||Unbeaten in the last 10 home games.|
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Brighton & HA||6 games since last defeat.|