Derby County vs Sheffield Wednesday – Preview, Tips and Odds

England: League One
Derby
Full Time
0:0
Sheffield Wed
Highlights and Stats


Pride Park Stadium will be the venue of the game between Derby County and Sheffield Wednesday that will unfold on Saturday as part of the 20th round of League One. The home team in the pending showdown sits in the 8th spot in the standings after collecting 29 points so far. Sheffield Wednesday are third in the table with 40 points.

Derby County vs Sheffield Wednesday Head to Head

TeamLast Game 2021/05/08Last 20 Games
Derby
draw
  • ?
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Waway
  • Dhome
  • Dhome
  • Waway
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Dhome
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Dhome
  • Daway
  • Whome
Sheffield Wed
draw
  • ?
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Lhome
  • Daway
  • Daway
  • Lhome
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Daway
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Dhome
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Dhome
  • Daway
  • Dhome
  • Laway

Worth Mentioning

When Derby County last faced Sheffield Wednesday on the pitch, the game finished with a score of 3:3. The two teams met each other on May 8, 2021. The last two head-to-head games proved to be unsuccessful for Derby County, as they have been on a winless streak, claiming just one draw. The home factor has proven to be an advantage in the recent 10 head-to-head clashes. The hosting side achieved five wins and lost on two occasions in the process. Four of the last five clashes saw both sides hit the back of the net, and two featured more than two and a half goals. In that period, Derby County have not managed to keep a single clean sheet, while Sheffield Wednesday have not conceded in one of the matches. The latest five matches ended with three goals on average.

Derby County vs Sheffield Wednesday Last Games Averages

*Average Metrics based on available data from last 20 games

DerbySheffield Wed
  • Goals

    1.50
    0.95
  • Fouls

    8.17
    9.58
  • Corners

    6.08
    5.50
  • Offsides

    2.33
    1.33
  • Cards

    2.33
    2.92
  • Posession

    52%
    48%

Derby County Form

  • ?
  • Waway
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Daway
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Dhome
  • Lhome
  • Lhome

The efforts of Derby County proved enough to secure a 1:2 victory away from home against Newport County in a FA Cup match played on November 27. The outfit has not suffered a single defeat in nine successive matches, ending in four victories and five draws. Derby County’s performance has not been greatly affected by the factor of playing at home or away in their last 10 encounters. These resulted in three home wins and two away wins. Three of the last five encounters produced over 2.5 goals, and two witnessed goals at both ends. In the course of that period, Derby County did not concede on three occasions. At the same time, they failed to score a goal in two matches. According to the statistics, the team’s previous five games saw an average of 2.40 goals.
  • Goals
    1.80
  • Fouls
    10.67
  • Corners
    6.11
  • Offsides
    1.78
  • Cards
    2.33
  • Posession
    48%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
FA Cup2022/11/27Newport CountyDerby County12 W
League One2022/11/18PortsmouthDerby County00 D
FA Cup2022/11/15Derby CountyTorquay United50 W
League One2022/11/12Milton Keynes DonsDerby County13 W
Carling Cup2022/11/09LiverpoolDerby County00 D
FA Cup2022/11/06Torquay UnitedDerby County22 D
League One2022/10/29Derby CountyBristol Rovers42 W
League One2022/10/25Derby CountyExeter City00 D
FL Trophy2022/10/18Derby CountyManc1hester City U2113 L
League One2022/10/08Derby CountyPort Vale12 L

Sheffield Wednesday Form

  • ?
  • Whome
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Whome
  • Dhome
  • Daway
  • Waway
  • Laway

In their previous match, Sheffield Wednesday met Mansfield Town on Saturday, and it ended in a 2:1 home win. At the moment, the team is enjoying a streak of three successive victories and has not tasted the bitterness of a single loss in its last ten games. The clubs in Sheffield Wednesday’s latest ten clashes benefited from playing at their own stadium, as proven by the five home wins compared to two home losses. Looking at the team’s previous five encounters, it becomes apparent that one featured over 2.5 goals and two witnessed goals at both ends. Throughout these, Sheffield Wednesday’s efforts paid off, as the team managed to prevent goals in their net three times and scored a minimum of one goal in the process. Goals were hard to come by over the team’s previous five encounters, as the overall number of scored goals totaled 9.
  • Goals
    1.60
  • Fouls
    9.60
  • Corners
    5.80
  • Offsides
    2.00
  • Cards
    1.30
  • Posession
    40%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
FA Cup2022/11/26Sheffield WednesdayMansfield Town21 W
League One2022/11/19Sheffield WednesdayShrewsbury Town10 W
League One2022/11/12Accrington StanleySheffield Wednesday01 W
Carling Cup2022/11/09SouthamptonSheffield Wednesday11 D
FA Cup2022/11/04Sheffield WednesdayMorecambe20 W
League One2022/10/29Sheffield WednesdayBurton Albion42 W
League One2022/10/26Sheffield WednesdayBristol Rovers11 D
League One2022/10/22Lincoln CitySheffield Wednesday11 D
League One2022/10/15Cambridge UnitedSheffield Wednesday02 W
League One2022/10/04Plymouth ArgyleSheffield Wednesday21 L

Formations and Lineups

Derby

Formation:4-4-2
  • G1Joe Wildsmith
  • D12Korey Smith
  • D6Eiran Joe Cashin
  • D3Craig Forsyth
  • D17Louie Sibley
  • M18Lewis Dobbin
  • M8Max Bird
  • M4Conor Hourihane
  • M7Tom Barkhuizen
  • F10David McGoldrick
  • F9James Collins
1 Joe Wildsmith 12 Korey Smith 6 Eiran Joe Cashin 3 Craig Forsyth 17 Louie Sibley 18 Lewis Dobbin 8 Max Bird 4 Conor Hourihane 7 Tom Barkhuizen 10 David McGoldrick 9 James Collins

Sheffield Wed

Formation:3-4-1-2
  • G31David Stockdale
  • D2Liam Palmer
  • D34Mark McGuinness
  • D33Reece James
  • M6Dominic Iorfa
  • M4Will Vaulks
  • M10Barry Bannan
  • M18Marvin Johnson
  • F17Oluwafisayo Dele-Bashiru
  • F45Alex Mighten
  • F24Michael Smith
31 David Stockdale 2 Liam Palmer 34 Mark McGuinness 33 Reece James 6 Dominic Iorfa 4 Will Vaulks 10 Barry Bannan 18 Marvin Johnson 17 Oluwafisayo Dele-Bashiru 45 Alex Mighten 24 Michael Smith

Match Details

DerbyvsSheffield Wed
  • 90`
    (in) H. Roberts(out) M. Bird
  • 82`
    (in) J. Knight(out) L. Dobbin
  • 72`
    (in) N. Mendez-Laing(out) T. Barkhuizen
  • 72`
    (in) W. Osula(out) D. McGoldrick
  • 64`
    M. Bird
  • 59`
    (in) M. Wilks(out) A. Mighten
  • 59`
    (in) C. Paterson(out) M. Smith
  • 52`
    L. Dobbin

Players Ratings

DerbyvsSheffield Wed
  • 4Conor Hourihane
    7.3 / 10
  • 1Joe Wildsmith
    7.2 / 10
  • 12Korey Smith
    7.2 / 10
  • 6Eiran Joe Cashin
    7.2 / 10
  • 3Craig Forsyth
    7.2 / 10
  • 8Max Bird
    7.2 / 10
  • 9James Collins
    6.9 / 10
  • 11Nathaniel Mendez-Laing
    6.7 / 10
  • 7Tom Barkhuizen
    6.6 / 10
  • 17Louie Sibley
    6.3 / 10
  • 18Lewis Dobbin
    6.3 / 10
  • 10David McGoldrick
    6.3 / 10
  • 38Jason Knight
    6.3 / 10
  • 23William Osula
    6.3 / 10
  • 2Liam Palmer
    7.5 / 10
  • 31David Stockdale
    7.3 / 10
  • 34Mark McGuinness
    7.2 / 10
  • 33Reece James
    7.2 / 10
  • 6Dominic Iorfa
    7.2 / 10
  • 4Will Vaulks
    7.2 / 10
  • 24Michael Smith
    7 / 10
  • 10Barry Bannan
    6.9 / 10
  • 18Marvin Johnson
    6.7 / 10
  • 45Alex Mighten
    6.5 / 10
  • 7Mallik Wilks
    6.3 / 10
  • 13Callum Paterson
    6.3 / 10
  • 17Oluwafisayo Dele-Bashiru
    6.2 / 10

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