Derby County prepare to entertain Queens Park Rangers at Pride Park on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 20 games played, Rams have recorded 10 wins, and Q.P.R. have come away with 5 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Pride Park was two seasons ago, in March 2007, 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:|
|2008/2009||Sat 27 Sep||Q.P.R.||0 - 2||Derby County||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Tue 13 Mar||Derby County||1-1||Q.P.R.||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Tue 17 Oct||Q.P.R.||1 - 2||Derby County||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Sat 15 Apr||Q.P.R.||1 - 1||Derby County||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Sat 29 Oct||Derby County||1 - 2||Q.P.R.||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Wed 16 Mar||Derby County||0 - 0||Q.P.R.||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Sat 21 Aug||Q.P.R.||0 - 2||Derby County||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Derby County have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A total of 8 goals have been scored by the Rams in those games, with 5 conceded.
The away form of Q.P.R. is pretty dire, attaining just 3 draws from the previous six away games. While the Rangers have hit 4 goals, 9 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Derby County find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 29 points from their 26 matches. Q.P.R.'s 39 points from 27 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
None of the two sides are showing much worthwhile form at present, so the Madmen can look no further than a single point for the Rams. Score draw
|Derby County||5 games since last home draw.|
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
|Q.P.R.||Not won in previous 11 away matches.|
No win in the 5 most recent games.