Derby County prepare to entertain Crewe Alexandra at Pride Park on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 5 games played, Rams have recorded 2 wins, and Crewe Alex. have come away with 1 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Pride Park was just last season, in August 2004, as the visitors ran out cosy 2-4 winners in a Championship match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2005/2006||Sun 11 Sep||Crewe Alex.||1 - 1||Derby County||CHMP|
|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|
Recent respective form guides
Derby County have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. A generous 8 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
The away form of Crewe Alex. is pretty dire, managing a paltry 2 draws from the last six matches. While the The Railwaymen have hit 4 goals, 14 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Derby County find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 29 points from their 28 matches. Crewe Alex. find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 28 games have yielded only 22 points.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Its a close one to call, but I think that Rams's reasonable showing at home is going to see them scrape past Crewe Alex.. Home Win
|Derby County||Unbeaten in the last 5 home games.|
|Crewe Alex.||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.|
Not won in previous 6 away matches.
An overall losing run of 3 games.
No win in the 11 most recent games.