History of the Derby County v Nottingham Forest fixture
Nottingham Forest face a trip to Derby County at Pride Park on Tuesday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 45 games played, Forest have recorded 16 wins, and Derby County have come away with 18 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Pride Park was just last season, in January 2011, with Nottingham Forest inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the Rams in a Championship match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 17 Sep||Nottm. Forest||1 - 2||Derby County||Championship|
|2010/2011||Sat 22 Jan||Derby County||0-1||Nottm. Forest||Championship|
|2010/2011||Wed 29 Dec||Nottm. Forest||5 - 2||Derby County||Championship|
|2009/2010||Sat 30 Jan||Derby County||1 - 0||Nottm. Forest||Championship|
|2009/2010||Sat 29 Aug||Nottm. Forest||3 - 2||Derby County||Championship|
|2008/2009||Sat 21 Feb||Nottm. Forest||1 - 3||Derby County||Championship|
|2008/2009||Wed 04 Feb||Nottm. Forest||2 - 3||Derby County||F.A. Cup|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Derby County's home form is poor, winning just 2 of the last six, and losing the other 4. While Rams have scored 4, a worringly large 7 have been leaked at the other end.
Nottingham Forest's away form is none too clever either, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. While the Forest have hit 8 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Derby County see themselves just below half way in the npower Championship, showing a record of 46 points from their 35 games played so far,
Nottingham Forest are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 35 points from 35 matches.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
The away form of the Forest has not been the best, though the Footymad panel sees them pulling off a narrow win on their visit to Derby County. Away win
|Derby County||15 games since last home draw.
|Nottingham Forest||No sequences of note|
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