Derby County play host to Queens Park Rangers at Pride Park on Wednesday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Rams are clearly on top, having won 10 and lost only 4 of the 17 games.
The last time the two teams met at Derby County was more than a decade ago, in December 1990, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a First Division match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2004/2005||Sat 21 Aug||Q.P.R.||0 - 2||Derby County||CHMP|
|1990/1991||Mon 01 Apr||Q.P.R.||1 - 1||Derby County||PREM|
|1990/1991||Sun 23 Dec||Derby County||1-1||Q.P.R.||PREM|
|1989/1990||Sat 10 Feb||Derby County||2 - 0||Q.P.R.||PREM|
|1989/1990||Sat 16 Sep||Q.P.R.||0 - 1||Derby County||PREM|
|1988/1989||Sat 21 Jan||Q.P.R.||0 - 1||Derby County||PREM|
|1988/1989||Sat 24 Sep||Derby County||0 - 1||Q.P.R.||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Derby County have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 8 to 7.
Q.P.R. have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. These low-scoring games have seen just 5 goals scored and conceded.
Derby County are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 60 points from 37 games. Q.P.R.'s 52 points from 36 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position.
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|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
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 Q.P.R.. Home Win
|Derby County||Unbeaten in the last 5 home games.|
Unbeaten run of 5 matches.
|Q.P.R.||Undefeated in last 3 away games.|
5 games since last defeat.