Crystal Palace face a trip to Derby County at Pride Park on Saturday afternoon, and have come away with little in previous meetings, having been beaten a depressing 19 out of 29 times.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in December 2008, with Crystal Palace inflicting a narrow 1 - 2 defeat upon the Rams in a Championship match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2009/2010||Sat 19 Sep||Crystal Palace||1 - 0||Derby County||CHMP|
|2008/2009||Sat 18 Apr||Crystal Palace||1 - 0||Derby County||CHMP|
|2008/2009||Sat 06 Dec||Derby County||1 - 2||Crystal Palace||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Sun 29 Apr||Crystal Palace||2 - 0||Derby County||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Sat 16 Dec||Derby County||1 - 0||Crystal Palace||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Sat 25 Mar||Derby County||2 - 1||Crystal Palace||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Wed 28 Dec||Crystal Palace||2 - 0||Derby County||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Derby County have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 11 to 9.
Crystal Palace have an average recent record on the road, losing only 1 of the last six, but drawing 4 of them. A generous 7 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Derby County find themselves struggling down in 16th position in the league having picked up 52 points from their 43 matches. Crystal Palace are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 46 points from 43 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Crystal Palace have an average recent record on the road, and this could be the reason why Derby County may poach a narrow victory, according to the Madmen. Home win
|Derby County||Not won in the 2 most recent games.|
|Crystal Palace||No sequences of note|