Derby County face a trip to Plymouth Argyle at Home Park on Saturday afternoon, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. The visitors have won 7 of the 19 previous games, with the hosts winning just 6.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in December 2004, as the visitors ran out cosy 0 - 2 winners 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 05 Mar||Derby County||1 - 0||Plymouth Arg.||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Sat 18 Dec||Plymouth Arg.||0 - 2||Derby County||CHMP|
|1998/1999||Sat 02 Jan||Plymouth Arg.||0 - 3||Derby County||FAC|
|1991/1992||Wed 25 Mar||Derby County||2 - 0||Plymouth Arg.||CHMP|
|1991/1992||Sat 07 Mar||Plymouth Arg.||1 - 1||Derby County||CHMP|
|1986/1987||Sat 09 May||Derby County||4 - 2||Plymouth Arg.||CHMP|
|1986/1987||Sat 13 Dec||Plymouth Arg.||1 - 1||Derby County||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Plymouth Argyle haven't lost in their last six home matches, but have drawn four of them. A total of 11 goals have been scored by the Pilgrims in those games, with 6 conceded.
Derby County have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. While the Rams have hit 6 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Plymouth Arg. are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 4 points from 2 games. Derby County see themselves just below half way in the Coca Cola Championship, showing a record of 2 points from their 2 games played so far,
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Derby County have an average recent record on the road, and this could be the reason why Plymouth Arg. may poach a narrow victory, according to the Madmen. Home win
|Plymouth Arg.||Drawn last 3 games at home.|
Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Unbeaten run of 3 matches.
|Derby County||Not won in previous 4 away matches.|
Drawn each of the last 3 games.
No win in the 4 most recent games.