Date:Monday February 13 2006
After three successive Championship league victories Leicester City will be chasing their third successive home win over Derby at the Walkers tomorrow (7.45).
In last year's home fixture they gained a 1-0 win and in 2002/2003 they triumphed 3-1.
With Derby having drawn two and lost four of their last six away fixtures for an aggregate score of 13-3 against, Leicester would seem to be favourites to land a fourth League win on the trot.
But with Wesolowski definitely out much could depend on how well team members recover from the bug that has been sweeping the club.
Gareth Williams had to be sent home before the Brighton game, McCarthy and Ryan Smith were notable victims and there were others in and around the squad who were not too good either.
The game remains a relegation clash with Derby now a point below City in the table with 34 points from 33 matches.
Although still five points clear of Brighton in the highest of the relegation places Derby are in desperate financial difficulties, have recently shed a manager and are in freefall results wise.
That said in 46 matches between the clubs, Derby have won 16 to Leicester's 13 but in the last seven games between the clubs Derby have won only once, by 3-0 in 2001/2002 while losing four and drawing twice.
Our prediction - with Derby fighting for survival, 1-1 draw with Gudjonsson to score for City.
Click Club Forums, click 100% football for fans chat. Posters can now win monthly prizes for their contributions.
Hamer & Ulloa Talk Stoke (Monday September 15 2014)
Pearson Credits Willingness & Desire (Monday September 15 2014)
Stats: Stoke v Leicester (Saturday September 13 2014)
Pearson - Stoke Are An Example (Thursday September 11 2014)
Real test yet to come for Leicester City (Thursday September 4 2014)
Vardy Was A Welcome Return (Thursday September 4 2014)
Pearson Names Our 25 Foxes (Thursday September 4 2014)
Schlupp - We Have Confidence & Belief (Wednesday September 3 2014)
Cambiasso Makes Debut In Friendly (Wednesday September 3 2014)
Powell Also Completes Loan Move (Tuesday September 2 2014)
|9. Man Utd||4||1||2||1||3||5|
|10. Hull City||4||1||2||1||0||5|
|12. Leicester City||4||1||2||1||-1||5|
|13. West Ham||4||1||1||2||-1||4|
|Chamberlain Ready To Work Like An Ox
» Arsenal : 18/09/2014 12:25:00
|Henry amp; Bergkamp Show Why We Need Welbeck Patience
» Arsenal : 18/09/2014 12:18:00
|Scout Report: Aston Villa
» Arsenal : 18/09/2014 11:58:00
|Good Luck Jonas
» Newcastle : 18/09/2014 10:02:00
|Martinez hoping to learn from Wolfsburg experience
» Everton : 18/09/2014 10:00:00