There is EFL Cup action taking place on Tuesday when Mansfield Town will play Derby County.
Full predictions, pre-match stats and user poll for Mansfield Town v Derby County are shown on this page (plus the best game odds).
Mansfield Town, buoyed by their previous result, will be hoping for more of the same after a 1-0 League Two success versus Tranmere Rovers.
The only scorer from Mansfield Town was Riley Harbottle (60').
It’s been all too rare in recent times where Mansfield Town have kept a clean sheet. It will be a concern for them that Mansfield Town have seen their defence breached in 5 of their previous 6 matches, leaking 10 goals along the way.
Following on from being defeated in their last game at the hands of Charlton Athletic in League One competition, Derby County and their travelling supporters will be hoping that they can get a better result in this one.
Corey Blackett-Taylor (62') was the scorer for Charlton Athletic.
In the course of their six previous matches, Liam Rosenior's Derby County have found the net a total of 6 times therefore yielding them the goals per game average of 1.
Team News: Mansfield Town
The Mansfield Town manager Nigel Clough will be thankful to have no fitness worries to speak of before this match thanks to a completely injury-free squad ready to go.
Team News: Derby County
Thanks to a fully injury-free squad available to select from, the Derby County boss Liam Rosenior has zero fitness worries to speak of ahead of this clash.
We’re of the view that Mansfield Town will need to push hard to find the net against this Derby County side who will likely score at least once to gain the upper hand.
With that in mind, we reckon that it will be a very even contest with a 0-1 win for Derby County at the end of the 90 minutes.
It should be a good one.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: One Call Stadium (9,186)
Captain: Ollie Clarke
Chairman: John & Carolyn Radford
Manager: Nigel Clough
Competitions: League Two position 22, EFL Cup (First Round)