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Birmingham vs Derby Predictions & Tips - Derby backed to earn a point at St Andrew's

  • Birmingham vs Derby predictions for Tuesday’s Championship match
  • Match is being played at 5.30pm GMT at St Andrew's Trillion Trophy Stadium
  • Derby are undefeated in their last 8 matches against Birmingham
  • I am backing a draw with Derby drawing 4 of their last 7 Championship matches
  • Read on for more free predictions and betting tips
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Wayne Rooney has steadied the ship at Derby (Getty Images)

Birmingham vs Derby Predictions


Derby have seen an upturn in form under Wayne Rooney and were unlucky against Preston. Birmingham are struggling to win and could be content with a point at St Andrew's.

  • Birmingham have failed to win in their last 6 home matches (Championship).
  • Birmingham have seen BTTS in 6 of their last 7 matches against Derby (Championship).
  • Derby are undefeated in their last 8 matches against Birmingham (Championship).
  • Derby are undefeated in 6 of their last 7 matches (Championship).
  • Derby have drawn 4 of their last 7 matches (Championship).

Head to Head


Derby have a 48-40 advantage against Birmingham with 36 draws in 124 matches.

They met in the Championship last season with Derby winning 1-0 at home before a 1-1 draw at The Hawthorns.

Birmingham Form


Birmingham are in poor form. The Blues suffered three straight defeats including 1-0 against Watford, 3-2 at Cardiff and 4-1 against Middlesbrough.

Aitor Karanka’s side drew 0-0 at Nottingham Forest on Boxing Day. Goalkeeper Neil Etheridge was man of the match after making six saves.

Birmingham Injuries & Team News


Attacking midfielder Alen Halilovic suffered a groin injury in Nottingham and is doubtful.

Derby Form


Derby remain in the relegation zone after a terrible start to the season. The Rams won one of their opening 14 Championship matches which saw manager Phillip Cocu sacked.

Wayne Rooney took over as interim boss as has steadied the ship. Derby are undefeated in six of their last seven matches with two wins and four draws.

Derby drew 0-0 at Brentford and 0-0 at home against Stoke. They then won 2-0 at home against Swansea with Colin Kazim-Richards and Kamil Jozwiak scoring in the first half.

Derby’s last match was a 1-0 home defeat to Preston. Martyn Waghorn was sent off in the 20th minute, they went desperately close to holding on before conceding in the 95th minute.

Derby Injuries & Team News


Centre-back Curtis Davies and attacking midfielder Tom Lawrence are injured.

Forward Martyn Waghorn is suspended.

Birmingham vs Derby Tips

What is the Birmingham vs Derby best bet?

Derby have drawn 4 of their last 7 matches with a draw the best bet.

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Verdict

Birmingham and Derby are fighting hard for points with a draw the tip at St Andrew's.

Best Bet: Draw Full Time Result @210.00 at BetMGM - 3 Units
Correct Score Tip: 1-1 Draw Correct Score @500.00 at bet365 Sport NJ - 1 Unit

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