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Preview: Shrewsbury Town v Derby County - Predictions, Team News, Lineups

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Sports Mole preview Tuesday’s League One match between Shrewsbury Town and Derby County. This includes predictions, team news and expected line-ups.

Following a successful start in Ligue 1 so far, Derby County visit Shrewsbury Town at New Meadow on Tuesday.

3-2, progress in EFL Cup reflects glorious start of new boss Liam Roseniahe’s now wrestling with one of the league’s most experienced managers.

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In a clash between two clubs relegated from last season’s championship, Derby hosted Barnsley on Saturday afternoon as they continued their quest to return to the second tier in their first try.

With both teams expecting to be in the promotion race, there was pressure to bounce back from losing an away match at Charlton the week before, and the Rams took an early lead at Pride Park to win 2-1. Did.

Derby’s defeat at The Valley marked their 11th defeat in 12 away games going back to last season, but the East Midlands side beat local rivals Mansfield in last Tuesday’s EFL Cup draw. We were able to get the win over Town. Tom Berkhuizen Score the winning goal.

A few spin wins set the Liam Rosenior-led team ready to face an opponent they haven’t faced in the league since 1987.

With an expedition to equally unfamiliar Fleetwood Town scheduled for Saturday, Derby is certainly the biggest fish in the League 1 ponds this year, but if you escape for the clearer waters that come May. , should definitely score points in both games this week.

Shrewsbury Town manager Steve Cotterill on 15 January 2022© Reuters

Shrewsbury last played Derby in the 2011 League Cup at Pride Park, winning 3-2.

After scoring no points in the first two games of the new season, Steve Cotterillhave endured a sluggish start to their latest Ligue 1 campaign, but the events of the past week seem to have turned the tide.

With Tuesday’s EFL Cup win over Carlisle United, the Shropshire side shrugged off a worrisome lack of firepower. In his five games so far, including friendly matches, he has scored only once. Defeat Wycombe on the weekend.

A goal conceded in the final half-hour meant Shrewsbury leveled up Matthew PenningtonPrevious Luke LeahyA second-half penalty from 2000-2011 saw them win their first league title of the season.

Like his opposite number in the Derby dugout, Cotterill is busy in this summer’s transfer market and is looking for a formula to help Shrews improve from last season’s 18th-place finish, so he’s already made several appearances. I handed the debut to the new employee.

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David McGoldrick in action for Sheffield United on 14th September 2019© Reuters

Derby set to secure 13th summer contract with former England U20 international Joseph Annan Agreeing to a one-season loan from West Ham United via his current club St Patrick’s Athletic, the 22-year-old will provide first-choice backup. Joe Wildsmith.

another arrival during the transfer period, David McGoldrick It could be his first appearance since signing from Sheffield United as a free agent.

his international colleague and fellow forward James Collins Leading the line again in midweek, James Chester Missed due to Achilles tendon problem. In the absence of the latter, Eilan Kashin When Richard Starman Continue acting as central defense.captain Curtis Davis still injured.

Shrewsbury, on the other hand, have their own injury problems. Elliot Bennett When Aiden O’Brien Steve Cotterill is no longer available.

Despite successfully switching from a 3-4-1-2 formation to a four-back in the final minutes against Wycombe, the Shrews bosses are likely to stick to their previous set-up on Tuesday.

Tom Baylis He could be drafted to midfield after being ruled out over the weekend, but Daniel Udo After recovering from an ankle injury, he must start up front and score his first goal of the season with last week’s Cup victory.

Shrewsbury Town starters:
Marosi; Pennington, Dunkley, and Flanagan. Dacosta, Moore, Leahy and Nurse. Bayliss, Shipley.Udo

Derby County starters:
Wildsmith; Knight, Stearman, Cassin, Forsyth. Sibley, Bird, Houlihane. Mendez-Laing, Collins, Barkhuizen

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We say: Shrewsbury Town 1-2 Derby County

After a long tumultuous summer, Liam Rosenior’s reign is beginning to take shape, so any signs of life in Shrewsbury may be overshadowed by Derby’s visit. It boasts experience and has the individual quality to capture the moments that matter.

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