FootyMAD's Millwall match preview

Last updated : 21 November 2003 By Footymad Previewer
History of the Millwall v Derby County fixture

Derby County face a trip to Millwall at The Den on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Rams have won 4 of the 13 games compared to the host's 6 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in October 2002, with Millwall running out comfortable 3 - 0 winners in a League Division One match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2002/2003Wed 16 AprDerby County1 - 2MillwallLD1
2002/2003Sat 26 OctMillwall3 - 0Derby CountyLD1
1995/1996Sat 16 DecMillwall0 - 1Derby CountyLD1
1995/1996Sun 01 OctDerby County2 - 2MillwallLD1
1994/1995Sat 11 MarDerby County3 - 2MillwallLD1
1994/1995Sat 27 AugMillwall4 - 1Derby CountyLD1
1993/1994Sat 12 MarDerby County0 - 0MillwallLD1

Recent respective form guides

Millwall have an excellent home record, winning five and losing just one of the last six games. A total of 9 goals have been scored by the The Lions in those games, with 3 conceded.

In complete contrast to Millwall, Derby County are having a torrid time on their travels, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Rams have hit 5 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Millwall's 27 points from 19 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position. Derby County are currently lying in 19th place in Nationwide League Division One having mustered a points tally of 18 from their 19 matches played.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Derby County61146134

FootyMad's prediction ...

Rams are in poor form away, and the FootyMad team are afraid to say this game can be passed over as a comfortable defeat against Millwall. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Millwall 7 games since last home draw.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Derby County Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.
Not won in previous 4 away matches.