Blackpool prepare to entertain Derby County at Bloomfield Road on Tuesday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Seasiders are clearly on top, having won 16 and lost only 5 of the 30 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Bloomfield Road was less than a year ago, in October 2008, as the Seasiders squeezed past their rivals by a scoreline of 3-2 in a Championship match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2008/2009||Wed 18 Feb||Derby County||4 - 1||Blackpool||CHMP|
|2008/2009||Tue 21 Oct||Blackpool||3-2||Derby County||CHMP|
|2007/2008||Tue 28 Aug||Derby County||2 - 2||Blackpool||LGEC|
|1985/1986||Sat 01 Feb||Blackpool||0 - 1||Derby County||LGE1|
|1985/1986||Sat 07 Sep||Derby County||1 - 2||Blackpool||LGE1|
|1976/1977||Wed 19 Jan||Derby County||3 - 2||Blackpool||FAC|
|1976/1977||Sat 08 Jan||Blackpool||0 - 0||Derby County||FAC|
Recent respective form guides
Blackpool losing only 1 of the last six, but drawing 4 of them. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 7 to 6.
The away form of Derby County is pretty dire, chalking up just 1 victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. While the Rams have hit 6 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Blackpool see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola Championship, showing a record of 2 points from their 2 games played so far, Derby County's 3 points from 2 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position.
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|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
|Blackpool||Drawn last 3 games at home.|
Failed to win in previous 5 home matches.
Unbeaten run of 8 matches.
|Derby County||Lost each of the previous 4 away matches.|
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.