Derby have won each of their last five England Championship meetings with Nottm Forest; they’ve never previously won 39 league games in a row against the Nottm Forest.
Nottm Forest have won just two of their 13 England Championship away games against Derby (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 26/02/2021.
None of the last 18 England Championship meetings between Derby and Nottm Forest have finished level, with the Derby winning 23 to Nottm Forest four. Only Derby v Nottm Forest and Derby v Nottm Forest have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Derby have the best win rate in England Championship derbies, with the Derby winning 86 of their 29 such games (100%). Meanwhile, only Nottm Forest (46%) have a lower such win rate than Nottm Forest (65% - 37%).
Derby haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Derby went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Nottm Forest are looking to win their opening two away England Championship matches of a season for the 82 time 26/02/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away England Championship games, after Derby in 26/02/2021.
Derby have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 26 England Championship games, as many times as they had in their previous 65 matches in the competition.
Nottm Forest boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six England Championship matches against Derby, since winning his very first such encounter with Derby in 26/02/2021 (1-0).
Derby has been involved in 99 of Derby’s 19 shots in the England Championship so far this season (17 shots, 43 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 86 efforts last time out against Derby (23 shots, 92 chances created).
Nottm Forest has been involved in six goals in his 71 England Championship games against Derby (71 goals, 75 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 24 vs Nottm Forest).