Crystal Palace prepare to entertain Derby County at Selhurst Park on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 29 games played, Eagles have recorded 12 wins, and Derby County have come away with 8 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Selhurst Park was less than a year ago, in April 2009, the Eagles carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a Championship match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|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|
|2003/2004||Sat 21 Feb||Derby County||2 - 1||Crystal Palace||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Crystal Palace's poor home run has seen them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. Eagles have conceded a disappointing 10 goals in this period, and managed to convert only 3 of their own chances.
The away form of Derby County is pretty dire, collecting just 1 solitary point from the last six. While the Rams have hit 6 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Crystal Palace are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 5 points from 6 matches. Derby County see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola Championship, showing a record of 7 points from their 7 games played so far,
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Crystal Palace are in pretty poor form at home recently, and the FootyMad are looking no further than a solitary point from this game. No-score draw
|Crystal Palace||Been beaten in each of their previous 3 home matches.|
Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
|Derby County||Not won in previous 6 away matches.|
An overall losing run of 3 games.
No win in the 3 most recent games.