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Derby County v Sheffield Wednesday


Click here for live text coverage on Saturday 14:00-20:00 BSTDerby County captain Richard Keogh, who has been ever present in the Championship this season, should be fit despite a slight muscular injury.Midfielder Bradley Johnson is available after serving a one-match suspension that forced him to miss the 2-0 win over local rivals Nottingham Forest.Sheffield Wednesday striker Jordan Rhodes is a doubt after picking up an ankle injury in their defeat at Bolton.

Goalkeeper Keiren Westwood (rib) could return after missing three matches.Home win 46%Draw 27%Away win 27%SAM, the Sports Analytics Machine, is a super-computer built by @ProfIanMcHale of the University of Liverpool.Match factsDerby have lost one of their past 22 home league games against the Owls (W13 D8), a 2-0 defeat in April 2006.Sheffield Wednesday have not won back-to-back league games against Derby since that win in April 2006.The Rams have lost just one of their past 12 league matches at home (W7 D4), with wins in three of the last four.Sheffield Wednesday have picked up just five points out of a possible 18 on the road this season, losing their last two. They have not lost three successive away trips in the league since February 2015.Six of the 13 goals Derby have conceded this season have come in the past 15 minutes (46%) – a league high percentage.In contrast, no team in the Championship have conceded more goals in the opening 15 minutes this season than Sheffield Wednesday (5).
Source: Derby BBC