Tip Birmingham - Derby County
Derby County have had a shaky run lately, and find themselves two points off the top six; they will most definitely head to this clash seeking to rise back in there and having whacked Bolton Wanderers 4 – 0 in their last match they will have just the right momentum to get them to this clash. Birmingham have one win in their last eight matches and while they are unbeaten in three, they will still have a tough run out here. Birmingham’s situation is further complicated by the fact that they have managed just one clean sheet in the last 12 matches and have managed just two wins in their last 10 matches at home. Derby are not any much better away from home; they have no win in their last seven away matches across all competitions and they have no clean sheet in any if their last six away matches, six of which they have conceded two goals or more in. Derby have failed to score in four of the last seven away matches but they are unbeaten in the last five meetings with Birmingham, winning four and drawing one. In 81 meetings, the two sides has each managed 28 wins and seven of the last 10 meetings have yielded over 2.5 goals.
Key points Birmingham - Derby County
Derby are unbeaten in five matches against Birmingham.
Derby are winless in seven away matches.
Birmingham have managed just one clean sheet in the last 12 matches
Conclusion Birmingham - Derby County
A characteristic with this clash is the high scoring nature it brings on board. The two sides’ meetings have yielded over 2.5 goals in seven of the last 10, while the sides’ poor defensive runs will further support this aspect. A bet of this clash ending with three goals or more will pass.
Birmingham Derby County Prediction published on April 16, 2019