Derby County prepare to entertain Luton Town at Pride Park on Friday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 19 games played, Rams have recorded 8 wins, and Luton Town have come away with 3 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Pride Park was just last season, in December 2005, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a Championship match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Sat 18 Nov||Luton Town||0 - 2||Derby County||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Sat 18 Mar||Luton Town||1 - 0||Derby County||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Mon 26 Dec||Derby County||1-1||Luton Town||CHMP|
|1996/1997||Wed 25 Sep||Derby County||2 - 2||Luton Town||LGEC|
|1996/1997||Tue 17 Sep||Luton Town||1 - 0||Derby County||LGEC|
|1995/1996||Wed 21 Feb||Derby County||1 - 1||Luton Town||CHMP|
|1995/1996||Sat 02 Sep||Luton Town||1 - 2||Derby County||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Derby County have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. A total of 12 goals have been scored by the Rams in those games, with 8 conceded.
The away form of Luton Town is pretty dire, attaining just 3 draws from the previous six away games. While the The Hatters have hit 4 goals, 7 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Derby County are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 78 points from 43 games. Luton Town find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 43 games have yielded only 37 points.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Though Derby County are not exactly setting the world alight at Pride Park in recent games, I can confidently predict that they will easily sweep aside the opposition put before them. Home Win
|Derby County||Unbeaten in the last 4 home games.|
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Luton Town||Not won in previous 18 away matches.|
An overall losing run of 3 games.
No win in the 10 most recent games.