Derby vs Ipswich
England – League Championship
Date: Tuesday, 13 September 2016,
Kick-Off: 19:45 UK
Venue: iPro Stadium (Derby).
Derby have made the worst possible to start to their season campaign. The 2-0 home defeat to Newcastle in the weekend marked their third defeat of the season. They are currently close to the relegation zone, occupying 19th position in the league table.
Ipswich fell to a late 2-1 defeat at Reading on Friday and they are 15th in the table with 8 points after 6 matches. The defeat is also their second away defeat this season and are still searching for the first win on the road. At the same time they cannot be underestimated as they are undefeated in 7 of their last 10 away games.
Derby vs Ipswich: Head-to-Head Stats
Ipswich Town are unbeaten in their last 8 visits to Derby, with 5 wins and 3 draws. They won the last season’s corresponding fixture by a 1-0 margin. Derby’s last home win over Ipswich has be dated back to November 2006.
The last four meetings between Derby and Ipswich saw under 2.5 goals.
Derby vs Ipswich: Prediction
Derby Country are desperate to put their season back on track, but Ipswich is the worst possible opponent to face at this point. The Rams failed to defeat Ipswich in the last 8 meetings at home.
While Ipswich’s form is also not that great at the moment. However, they are quite capable of getting away with draws from their away game as they have avoided defeats in 7 of their last 10 matches. Also considering their good record at Derby, they are expected to get out of something from this game.
Each of the six games of Derby this season have seen less than 3 goals. Also their last four meetings with Ipswich have seen the same. Therefore it is a good option to bet under 2.5 goals for this game.
Derby vs Ipswich: Bet Tips
Double Chance – Draw/Ipswich at 1/1 (2.00)
Under 2.5 goals at 2/3 (1.68).