Derby County prepare to entertain Ipswich Town at Pride Park on Wednesday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 30 games played, Rams have recorded 13 wins, and Ipswich Town have come away with 7 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Pride Park was just last season, in August 2004, as the Rams squeezed past their rivals by a scoreline of 3-2 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||Sat 02 Apr||Ipswich Town||3 - 2||Derby County||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Sat 14 Aug||Derby County||3-2||Ipswich Town||CHMP|
|2003/2004||Sat 03 Jan||Ipswich Town||3 - 0||Derby County||FAC|
|2003/2004||Sat 06 Dec||Ipswich Town||2 - 1||Derby County||CHMP|
|2003/2004||Sat 08 Nov||Derby County||2 - 2||Ipswich Town||CHMP|
|2002/2003||Sun 04 May||Derby County||1 - 4||Ipswich Town||CHMP|
|2002/2003||Sat 28 Sep||Ipswich Town||0 - 1||Derby County||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Derby County have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. The Rams's have scored 8 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.
Ipswich Town's away form is none too clever either, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. While the Tractor Boys have hit 5 goals, 9 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Derby County find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 17 points from their 16 matches. Ipswich Town see themselves just below half way in the Coca Cola Championship, showing a record of 19 points from their 16 games played so far,
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
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FootyMad's prediction ...
These are testing times at Pride Park for the Rams and the Madmen are unable to see past Ipswich Town claiming victory in a close match.
|Derby County||Latest 2 games ended in defeat.|
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Ipswich Town||Not won in previous 3 away matches.|
No win in the 4 most recent games.