Confirmed: Birmingham v Derby line-ups

Birmingham City and Derby County will face each other at St. Andrew’s Stadium in the Championship this evening…

Derby County will be looking to register their first win of the season this evening when they take on Birmingham City away from home.

The Rams will head into the game at St. Andrew’s Stadium on the back of a 1-1 draw with Middlesbrough at the iPro Stadium.

Visitors Middlesbrough took the lead as early as the 16th minute of the encounter when George Friend's scuffed shot found Kike and the striker fired across goal and into the bottom left-hand corner.

It was 1-0 to Aitor Karanka’s side until the 88th minute, when Derby restored parity through Johnny Russell, who drilled home from close range after connecting with a cross.

Meanwhile, Birmingham will head into today’s match on the back of a 2-2 draw with Burnley away from home at Turf Moor.

Gary Rowett’s side started their 2015-16 season with a 2-1 victory over Reading at home in the league, before winning by the same margin at Bristol Rovers in the first round of the League Cup.

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