Ipswich Town pack their bags to visit Derby County at Pride Park on Sunday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 32 games played, Tractor Boys have recorded 7 wins, and Derby County have come away with 14 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was within the last three years, in November 2006, the Rams carving out a narrow 2 - 1 victory in a Championship match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2008/2009||Sat 22 Nov||Ipswich Town||2 - 0||Derby County||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Sat 14 Apr||Ipswich Town||2 - 1||Derby County||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Wed 29 Nov||Derby County||2 - 1||Ipswich Town||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Sat 22 Apr||Ipswich Town||2 - 0||Derby County||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Wed 02 Nov||Derby County||3 - 3||Ipswich Town||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Sat 02 Apr||Ipswich Town||3 - 2||Derby County||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Sat 14 Aug||Derby County||3 - 2||Ipswich Town||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Derby County have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Rams in those games, with 6 conceded.
Ipswich Town have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. The Tractor Boys's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.
Derby County find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 29 points from their 25 matches. Ipswich Town see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola Championship, showing a record of 32 points from their 25 games played so far,
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FootyMad's prediction ...
With Ipswich Town only showing average form on the road, Footymad are of the opinion a draw at Pride Park will be a good result. Score draw
|Derby County||No sequences of note|
|Ipswich Town||Not won in previous 4 away matches.|
No win in the 3 most recent games.