Saturday , May 26 2018
Home / Match Previews / Hull City vs Derby County preview

Hull City vs Derby County preview

Kick off: Tuesday, 17 May @19:45 GMT

Venue: Kingston Communications Stadium (Hull)

Live Stream: fuboTV (US), bet365 (non-US)

Head to Head Record

Derby County vs Hull City 0-3 (2015/2016 Championship)
Derby County vs Hull City 4-0 (2015/2015 Championship)
Hull City vs Derby County 0-2 (2015/2016 Championship)
Hull City vs Derby County 2-1 (2014/2015 Championship)
Derby County vs Hull City 1-2 (2014/2015 Championship)

Hull City vs Derby County Team News

Goalkeeper Alan McGregor is sidelined with injury, but coach Steve Bruce has no other fresh selection worries ahead of the visit of Derby County. Eldin Jakupovic should keep his place in the starting XI. David Meyler and Nick Powell remain in the recovery room.

Injured: David Meyler (26/2), Nick Powell (3/0), Alan McGregor (44/0)

Doubtful: None

Suspended: None

Andreas Weimann is likely to return to the squad after missing the first leg, while George Thorne has yet to overcome his injury (broken leg). Craig Forsyth is sidelined with a long-term injury.

Injured: Craig Forsyth (12/0), George Thorne (34/2)

Doubtful: None

Suspended: None

Quick Facts

  • Hull City scored ten games in last four games in the Championship
  • Tigers scored 1+ goals in each of their last seven home games
  • Derby County failed to keep a clean sheet in last 13 away fixtures
  • Under 3.5 goals were scored in Derby’s last four league games
  • Hull scored 2+ goals in each of their last five home matches

Hull City vs Derby County Prediction

Hull City are with one foot in the Championship play-offs final. The Tigers outclassed Derby County (3-0) in the first leg, but they can’t afford any complacency in Tuesday’s clash against the Rams. Hull City are likely to adopt a cautious approach in the return leg and, taking everything into account, under 2.5 goals bet appears on the cards. Derby County face an uphill task in the return leg and they are unlikely to make a miracle at Kingston Communications Stadium.

Betting Tip: Under 2.5 goals

Odds: 1.65 (7/11) @Betfair

If you are looking for a reputable website to place your sports betting wagers at, why not check out our selection of top online bookmakers, featuring bonus info, reviews, important details and more.

Daily Specials

EventPromotionClaimExpiring
France v RomaniaFrance to win is 4/1Claim@20:00
Euro 2016England to win is 33/1Claim10 June
Euro 2016France to win is 14/1Claim10 June
Euro 2016Germany to win is 16/1Claim10 June
Euro 2016Belgium to win is 40/1Claim10 June
Euro 2016Win £1 Million for final predictionClaim10 July
England Top ScorerRooney, Kane or Vardy is 5/1Claim11 June
Euro 2016Kane to be top scorer is 35/1Claim10 June
Euro 2016Muller to be top scorer is 30/1Claim10 June
Euro 2016Ronaldo to be top scorer is 24/1Claim10 June

About IST Staff

IST employs a team of writers with an extensive experience in the gaming industry, who are passionate about football and ready to go the extra mile to provide our readers with inside information on top football clubs, players and national teams. We always ensure to only use reputable sources and we hope you will enjoy the content on our site.

Check Also

France

France vs Iceland preview

Kick off: Sunday, 3 July @20:00 GMT Venue: Stade de France (Paris) Live Stream: fuboTV ...

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *