FM Preview: Derby County v Hull City 19 Nov 2011

Last updated : 18 November 2011 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Derby County v Hull City fixture

Hull City face a trip to Derby County at Pride Park on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 26 games played, Tigers have recorded 7 wins, and Derby County have come away with 13 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in February 2011, with Hull City inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the Rams in a Championship match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2010/2011 Tue 22 Feb Derby County 0-1 Hull City Championship
2010/2011 Tue 14 Sep Hull City 2 - 0 Derby County Championship
2006/2007 Sat 10 Feb Derby County 2 - 2 Hull City Championship
2006/2007 Sat 12 Aug Hull City 1 - 2 Derby County Championship
2005/2006 Mon 17 Apr Derby County 1 - 1 Hull City Championship
2005/2006 Sat 22 Oct Hull City 2 - 1 Derby County Championship
2001/2002 Wed 12 Sep Derby County 3 - 0 Hull City League Cup

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Recent respective form guides

Derby County are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 9 to 8.

Hull City have an average recent record on the road, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. The Tigers's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 5 goals for and 4 against.

Derby County lie just outside the playoff positions in the npower Championship, picking up 24 points from their 16 games so far.

Hull City's 24 points from 15 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Derby County 6 1 2 3 8 12 5
Hull City 6 3 1 2 7 7 10

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Hull City are not doing too bad on their travels, and we think they should continue by carving out a narrow victory at Derby County. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Derby County Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Hull City An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.

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