Derby County face a trip to Crewe Alexandra at The Alexandra Stadium on Sunday afternoon,
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in April 2005, with Derby County inflicting a narrow 1 - 2 defeat upon the The Railwaymen in a Championship match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2004/2005||Tue 05 Apr||Crewe Alex.||1 - 2||Derby County||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Sat 28 Aug||Derby County||2 - 4||Crewe Alex.||CHMP|
|2003/2004||Wed 03 Mar||Derby County||0 - 0||Crewe Alex.||CHMP|
|2003/2004||Sat 18 Oct||Crewe Alex.||3 - 0||Derby County||CHMP|
|1985/1986||Sat 16 Nov||Derby County||5 - 1||Crewe Alex.||FAC|
|1956/1957||Sat 26 Jan||Derby County||4 - 0||Crewe Alex.||D3N|
|1956/1957||Sat 05 Jan||Crewe Alex.||2 - 5||Derby County||D3N|
Recent respective form guides
Crewe Alexandra have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, While The Railwaymen have scored 8, a worringly large 11 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 7 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Crewe Alex. find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 6 points from their 6 matches. Derby County's 9 points from 6 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.
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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 Crewe Alex.. Away win
|Crewe Alex.||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.|
Latest 3 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 6 most recent games.
|Derby County||Undefeated in last 3 away games.|
No win in the 3 most recent games.