Derby – Burton PREDICTION & TIPS
Derby County and Burton meet at iPro Stadium in a match for the 20th matchday of the Championship. The record of recent direct matches favors the home team, who in the last 4 games won 2, drew 1 and lost 1. The previous direct confrontation between these two teams, on 21-02-2017, ended with a draw for (0- 0). In this match the house factor may play a decisive role, as Burton has shown differences in performance in their games at home and as a visitor.
Derby County Analysis
After 9 wins, 5 draws and 5 losses, the home team is in 6th place, having won 32 points. In the last game, he lost to Ipswich Town at home (0-1), having won (0-3) in a game against Middlesbrough in the previous game. This is a team little affected by the home factor, that is, presents similar results at home and away, since in the last 30 games has recorded 7 wins, 4 draws and 4 losses as a visitor, with 21 goals scored and 17 conceded; against 8 wins, 3 draws and 4 losses in his stadium, with 26 goals scored and 15 conceded. In the last 9 home games for the league the Derby County has 5 wins, 1 draw and 3 defeats, so they have won 16 points out of 27. His attack has scored regularly, as he has managed to achieve in 8 of the last 10 games for this competition. In his home games for this competition there is a tendency towards few goals, since in 7 of the last 9 that disputed there were less than 3 goals. In the 19 games he played in this event, he only got 1 turnaround in 7 games in which he suffered the first goal. There have been 1 period in the last 10 home games for all competitions: they suffered 3 of their 8 goals in the minutes (0′-15 ‘).
Derby County kick-off for this unmotivated game after returning to defeat, something that had not happened three games in a row, losing at home to Ipswich 0-1. Normally coach Steve McClaren plays in 4-2-3-1 privileging ball possession and organized bouts through the aisles, especially through the right. Czech Matej Vydra is Derby County’s top scorer with 11 goals scored. For this game the coach can not count on McAllister, Johnson and Winnall, all from injury.
After 3 wins, 5 draws and 11 losses, the visiting team is in 23rd place, having won 14 points. In the last game, they lost to Sunderland at home (0-2), after in the previous game tied off in a game against Brentford, (1-1). This is a team that curiously has been stronger outside than at home, because in the last 30 games it registers 3 wins, 5 draws and 7 losses as a visitor; against 4 wins, 1 draw and 10 defeats in his stadium. For the championship, the Burton won 7 points in 27 possible, after 1 victory, 4 draws and 4 losses in the last 9 games that he played as a visitor. In his league games as a visitor, the most frequent result at half-time was 0-0 (6 out of 9 matches). Defensive solidity has not been his strong point, having conceded goals in 8 of the last 10 games for this competition. In his away games for this competition there is a tendency towards few goals, since in 7 of the last 9 that disputed there were less than 3 goals. This is a team that scores a few times first and only managed to open the scoring in 3 of their last 19 games for the Championship, and never reached the break in advantage. In 19 games in this event, only achieved 1 turnaround in the 13 games in which he suffered the first goal. In the last 13 away games for all competitions there has been 1 period that stands out: suffered 9 of his 21 goals in the minutes (46’-60 ‘).
Burton Albion’s side arrive at this game with a defeat at Sunderland by 0-2, adding in this way the third meeting followed without proving the taste of victory in the championship. In this away game, coach Simon Grayson is expected to keep the team 4-2-3-1 and Sordell is the best placed player: he is one of Preston’s top scorers with 2 scorers. It should be noted that the outsiders only have 1 win in 9 away games. It seems that the coach can not count on the injured Liam Boyce.
Derby – Burton FREE TIPS
Derb – Win @ 1.55
Both teams to score / YES @ 1.80
Over 4.5 Goals @ 1.90