Derby vs Fulham Prediction & Tips
Derby County and Fulham play at iPro Stadium in a 35th Championship match. In the final confrontation between these teams in this competition, on 18-11-2017, the final result was a draw for (1-1). At this stage, the history of direct confrontations is favorable to the home team, which has 3 wins in the last 3 games. In fact, the last time they met in this stadium was 04-04-2017, in a Championship game that ended with Derby County’s (4-2) win. The goals of the match were scored by D. Nugent (8 ‘, 42’, 59 ‘, 8’, 42 ‘and 59’) and J. Russell (67 ‘and 67’) for Derby County and F. Ayité 35 ‘, 78’, 35 ‘and 79′) to Fulham.
Derby County Analysis
The home team is currently in 4th place with 60 points, after 16 wins, 12 draws and 6 losses. In the penultimate match, they tied at home to Leeds United by (2-2). In the last match, he tied for Reading (3-3). In the last 10 home games for the championship, Derby County have recorded 5 wins, 4 draws and 1 loss, having won 19 points out of 30. In their home league games the most frequent marker in the break was 1-0 (6 out of 17 matches). His attack has scored regularly, as he has managed to achieve in 7 of the last 10 games in this competition. In his home games there is a tendency to few goals, since 12 of his last 17 games in the competition finished with Less than 2.5 goals. In 34 games in this competition, he suffered the first goal 9 times and only got 1 turn on the scoreboard.
Derby County arrive for this match with a 3-3 draw against Reading, thus registering their fourth straight game without winning the championship. It is important to note that the home team struggles for third place in the championship. The strategy that should be put in the field by the technical Gary Rowett is more than designed, that is, to defend with the sectors nearby and to look for the spaces in the middle field of his opponent to counterattack. Matej Vydra, the best Derby County finisher with 17 goals scored, is ahead of him. For this match the coach will not be able to count on the suspended Chris Baird.
Analysis of Fulham
The visiting team is currently in 5th place with 59 points, after 16 wins, 11 draws and 7 losses. In the penultimate match, he tied for Bristol City (1-1). In the last match, won at home to Wolverhampton by (2-0). In the league, Fulham had 15 points out of 30, after 4 wins, 3 draws and 3 losses in their last 10 away games. His attack has been marked with great regularity, since he has always scored at least one goal in the last 10 games in this competition. In 34 games in this competition, he only managed 3 tackles in 13 games in which he conceded the first goal. In the last 17 away games for this competition there is 1 period that stands out: he scored 10 of his 28 goals between the minutes (76’-90 ‘).
The Fulham team arrives for this match with a 2-0 win at Wolverhampton, adding to the twelfth consecutive game without losing the championship. Like Derby County, visitors are at the top of the table. For this duel in their domains coach Slavisa Jokanovic should keep his team in the 4-3-3, benefiting possession of the ball and organized attacks. Highlight for Tom Cairney who is the great organizer of the offensive process. On the other hand, the offensive Ryan Sessegnon is the great highlight of Fulham with 13 goals and 4 assists. Without major absences, the visiting cast should enter the field with maximum strength.
Derby – Fulham FREE TIPS
Derby – Win @ 2.50
Both teams to score / YES @ 1.80
Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.90