Derby County prepare to entertain Queens Park Rangers at Pride Park at tea-time on Saturday, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 21 games played, Rams have recorded 10 wins, and Q.P.R. have come away with 6 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Pride Park was less than a year ago, in January 2009, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-2 winners in a Championship match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2008/2009||Sat 17 Jan||Derby County||0-2||Q.P.R.||CHMP|
|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|
Recent respective form guides
Derby County are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Rams in those games, with 6 conceded.
Q.P.R. have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. Only 4 goals have been registered in this time, with 5 leaked at the wrong end.
Derby County are currently lying in 19th place in Coca-Cola Championship having mustered a points tally of 14 from their 13 matches played. Q.P.R.'s 20 points from 12 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Rams go into their game against Q.P.R. in confident mood, but FootyMad sees them coming down to earth, with the visitors narrowly taking all three points. Away win
|Derby County||10 games since last home draw.|
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Q.P.R.||Not won in previous 3 away matches.|
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.