Derby vs Bristol City Predictions & Match Preview

Derby vs Bristol City
England – Championship
Date: Saturday, 22nd December 2018
Kick-off at 15.00 UK/ 16.00 CET
Venue: Pride Park (Derby).

Derby welcomes Bristol City as part of their 23rd round commitment in the English Championship. The match takes place on Saturday, at the Pride Park.

Bristol City is the 14th team in league standings and has 30 points from their 22 games so far. They won eight games, drew six and lost the remaining eight. The team managed to score 27 goals and conceded 26 in return. Bristol won two of their last five matches in the league, drew two and lost the remaining one. During the time they scored seven goals and let seven past their defense.

Derby occupies the fourth spot in the table and has amassed 38 points so far in their campaign. Their record reads 11 wins, five draws, and six losses. They scored 31 goals and conceded 24. Derby lost one of their last five matches in the Championship. They won three and drew the remaining one. Derby scored six goals and conceded four in these five fixtures.

Bristol City drew against Norwich in their last game, at home. The final score was 2-2. Diedhiou and O’Dowda scored the two goals for the home team. Derby drew against Nottingham Forest last weekend. The dull affair saw the whole ninety minutes going goalless.

Derby vs Bristol City Head-to-head (h2h)

  • Bristol City drew against Derby in their last h2h match.
  • Five of the last six h2h wins belong to Derby.
  • Eight of the last 11 h2h wins are in the name of the home sides.
  • Derby lost one of their last five games.
  • Bristol was winless in six of their last eight fixtures.
  • Derby lost two of their last 16 home-ties.
  • Bristol remained winless in 17 of their last 24 away matches.
  • Derby is unbeaten against Bristol, at this venue, since 2011.
  • Derby holds a 5-1 lead in h2h wins over Bristol.

Derby vs Bristol City Prediction

Bristol City has scored in their last four matches in a row. The team has also found the net in four of their last five away games. Derby has conceded at least a goal in six of their last seven home-ties. It’s highly improbable that Derby will keep a clean sheet in this fixture.

Derby has scored 15 goals in their last ten league home matches. The team scores an average of 1.45 goals at home, every match. Both teams scored in 64% of Derby’s matches. Derby has scored in 17 of their total 22 league matches, this season so far. Derby usually takes part in high goal-scoring affairs.

The above observations aptly point out that we will see both teams on the scoresheet in this tie.

Derby vs Bristol City Betting Tips

  • Clean Sheet; Derby: NO @ 1.40 (2/5)
  • Both Teams to Score: YES @ 1.70 (7/10).

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