Derby County match stats preview

Last updated : 17 August 2009 By The Seasider
History of the Blackpool v Derby County fixture

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:
2008/2009Wed 18 FebDerby County4 - 1BlackpoolCHMP
2008/2009Tue 21 OctBlackpool3-2Derby CountyCHMP
2007/2008Tue 28 AugDerby County2 - 2BlackpoolLGEC
1985/1986Sat 01 FebBlackpool0 - 1Derby CountyLGE1
1985/1986Sat 07 SepDerby County1 - 2BlackpoolLGE1
1976/1977Wed 19 JanDerby County3 - 2BlackpoolFAC
1976/1977Sat 08 JanBlackpool0 - 0Derby CountyFAC

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:PWDLFAP
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Sequence statistics:
BlackpoolDrawn last 3 games at home.
Failed to win in previous 5 home matches.
Unbeaten run of 8 matches.
Derby CountyLost 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.