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 28 times.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was was two seasons ago, in December 2006, the Rams carving out a narrow 1 - 0 victory in a Championship match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|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|
|2003/2004||Sat 21 Feb||Derby County||2 - 1||Crystal Palace||CHMP|
|2003/2004||Tue 14 Oct||Crystal Palace||1 - 1||Derby County||CHMP|
|2002/2003||Wed 05 Mar||Derby County||0 - 1||Crystal Palace||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Derby County are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 13 goals for the Rams, with 6 goals against.
The Eagles have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The games have constituted a decent return of 9 goals for the Eagles, and 5 goals against.
Derby County see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola Championship, showing a record of 25 points from their 20 games played so far, Crystal Palace see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola Championship, showing a record of 27 points from their 20 games played so far,
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FootyMad's prediction ...
A creditable return from recent away games for Eagles could well see them head back from Pride Park with a share of the spoils, think the FootyMad panel. Score draw
|Derby County||Unbeaten in the last 9 home games.|
|Crystal Palace||4 games since last away draw.|
4 games since last defeat.