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| On Sep 10, 2021 8:30 PM IST

BIR vs DER Dream11 Team Prediction Tips for Birmingham vs Derby County Championship Live Score September 11


BIR vs DER Dream11: Birmingham City host Derby County on Friday evening at the St Andrews Stadium. There are seven places between the two sides, however, Derby can go past Birmingham with a win here. The hosts head into this game following a 1-1 draw against Barnsley. On the other hand, the visitors blew an early lead to draw level with Nottingham Forest.

Date: September 11, Saturday
Kick-Off: 00:30 AM (IST)
Venue: St Andrews Trillion Trophy Stadium

Championship Table

Birmingham City| 8th; Derby County| 15th

Watch Championship Live

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Recent Form

Birmingham City: DLWLD

Derby County: DLDWL

Head to Head

Derby County has three wins compared to Birmingham’s one win in the last five fixtures. One game ended in a draw.

BIR vs DER Today Match Prediction Details

Birmingham City News

Injury Report and Unavailability: 

  • Dion Sanderson and Neil Etheridge are both doubtful for the encounter due to fitness concerns.

    Expected Changes and Strategy:

  • Birmingham City will lineup in a 3-5-2 formation.
  • M Sarkic should start in goal.
  • M Roberts, H Dean, and G Friend should be the back three.
  • J Bela and M Colin will operate as fullbacks.
  • T Chong, I Sunjic and R Woods will occupy the midfield slots.
  • S Hogan and L Jutkiewicz might partner up front.

Birmingham City Starting XI (Likely)

Matija Sarkic
Marc Roberts
Harlee Dean
George Friend
Maxime Colin
Ivan Sunjic
Ryan Woods
Jérémie Bela
Tahith Chong
Lukas Jutkiewicz
Scott Hogan

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Derby County News

Injury Report and Unavailability: 

  • Colin Kazim-Richards, Krystian Bielik, Jason Knight, and Festy Ebosele, will miss the trip to Birmingham through injuries.

Expected Changes and Strategy:

  • Derby County will lineup in a 4-2-3-1 formation.
  • K Roos is expected to start between the sticks.
  • N Bryne, P Jagielka, C Davies, and C Forsyth can be the back four in defence.
  • Graeme Shinnie and Max Bird could start in the centre of park.
  • Kamil Jozwiak, Ravel Morrison, and Louie Sibley will start in attacking midfield roles.
  • Sam Baldock should be leading the lines.

Derby County Starting XI (Likely)

Kelle Roos
Nathan Bryne
Phil Jagielka
Curtis Davies
Craig Forsyth
Graeme Shinnie
Max Bird
Kamil Jozwiak
Ravel Morrison
Louie Sibley
Sam Baldock

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Fantasy Football Tips

Captain Options

Scott Hogan is the standout captain pick in this fixture. He has two goals this season.

Games Played 5
Goals 2
Assists 0
Pass Accuracy 70
Chances Created 1
Interceptions 1
Tackles 2
Clean Sheets 0

Jeremie Bela has got an eye for a pass. He has two assists and 14 chances created this season.

Games Played 5
Goals 0
Assists 2
Pass Accuracy 66
Chances Created 14
Interceptions 5
Tackles 5
Clean Sheets 3

Differential Pick

Curtis Davies is rolling back the years along with partner Phil Jagielka. He has one goal and two clean sheets this season.

Games Played 5
Goals 1
Assists 0
Pass Accuracy 85
Chances Created 0
Interceptions 4
Tackles 4
Clean Sheets 2

BIR vs DER Dream11 Teams

Goalkeeper – M Sarkic
Defenders – P Jagielka, M Colin, N Byrne, M Roberts
Midfielders –
R Morrison, G Shinnie, T Chong, J Bela
Forwards – S Baldock, S Hogan

Likely Winner: 

  • Over 2.5 goals have been scored in Birmingham’s past seven games versus Derby in all competitions.
  • More than 2.5 goals 2.31 In 5 of their past 7 away meetings against Birmingham in all competitions, Derby has won both halftime and fulltime.
  • In their past three home games, Birmingham have failed to score.
  • In their previous five road encounters against Birmingham in all competitions, Derby has netted at least two goals.
  • Birmingham are the bookies favorite but we are going for a score draw in this fixture.

    Match Odds

Birmingham City: 1/1
Derby County: 19/5

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