Northampton vs Derby Prediction & Match Preview

Northampton vs Derby
England – FA Cup
Date: Friday, 24 January 2020
Kick-off at 20:00 UK/ 21:00 CET
Venue: Sixfields Stadium (Northampton).

Despite being a bottom part team in the Championship, Derby will be the favorites to win in the clash with the League Two contingent, Northampton.

Northampton vs Derby Head-to-head (h2h)

The teams have not met in a major contest before.

Northampton vs Derby Prediction

Northampton has been enjoying a good run in League Two staying within the top six in the table this season. Evidently, they have been winning their last four fixtures in major competitions.

With their 4-1 win at home against Morecambe in the previous encounter, Northampton has stayed unbeaten in seven of the last ten matches.

In the meantime, Derby is at the bottom part of the table due to their bad form at the start of the season in the Championship.

Derby marked the previous encounter at home in their schedule against Hull City with a 1-0 score on the board. They are unbeaten in their last six fixtures in major contests.

At home, Northampton has been on a good form with eight wins in their past nine fixtures. Even so, they have been facing League Two opponents, in their run.

On the other hand, the Rams have faced only one win in their last ten away games. However, they were facing the Championship sides. So, they do have chances of winning despite not faring well in their away fixtures.

If Derby is aiming for the Silverware considering that their Championship dreams are far this season to be won. Hence, with their league superiority, Derby has more probability to win in the clash at Northampton.

Northampton vs Derby Betting tips

  • Draw no bet: Derby @ 1.40 (2/5).
  • Under 3.5 goals @ 1.40 (2/5).