Confirmed: Derby County lineup v Cardiff City

Derby County will face Cardiff City at the iPro Stadium in the Championship this afternoon.

Derby County will be looking to return to winning ways in the Championship this afternoon when they take on Cardiff City at home.

The Rams will head into the game at the iPro Stadium on the back of a 1-0 defeat to Nottingham Forest away from home.

Paul Clement’s side will be determined to bounce back in style, and they will be confident of picking up all three points against Cardiff.

Derby are fifth in the Championship table at the moment with 30 points from 16 matches.

The Rams are just four points behind leaders Hull City and Brighton & Hove Albion, who are first and second respectively.

Clement’s team have won their last four games at the iPro Stadium, keeping three clean sheets in the process.

Cardiff are unbeaten in their last four trips to Derby in league competition. The Bluebird have scored more headed goals this term than any other side (7).

Derby County XI: Carson, Christie, Keogh, Martin (C), Shackell, Johnson, Butterfield, Ince, Weimann, Thorne, Warnock

Subs: Grant, Bryson, Hendrick, Bent, Russell, Baird, Pearce

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