Burton Albion 1-1 Derby County

Victor Adeboyejo
Victor Adeboyejo joined Burton after being launched by Barnsley

Victor Adeboyejo’s twelfth purpose of the season secured a treasured level in a 1-1 draw for Burton in opposition to native rivals Derby, after James Collins had put the Rams forward within the first half.

Derby began the brighter of the 2 sides, separated by simply 10 miles of the A38, and former Albion mortgage striker Collins flashed a header over the bar early on earlier than lastly discovering his vary halfway by means of the primary half.

Louie Sibley’s cross was initially cleared however the ball was returned into the field with curiosity by Conor Hourihane, the place Collins met it with a looping header that dropped into the online.

Hourihane and David McGoldrick fired huge as Derby appeared for a second purpose however it was Burton who went near an equaliser, goalkeeper Joe Wildsmith twice denying Albion skipper John Brayford, firstly from a close-range header after which a 25-yard piledriver.

On-loan Ipswich defender Corrie Ndaba had good probabilities to stage for Albion however his close-range header landed huge earlier than a well-worked free-kick discovered him free within the field however he may solely lash off course.

Adeboyejo had largely been quiet however 11 minutes from time his end from Terry Taylor’s nook introduced parity and a share of the factors.

Match report provided by PA Media.



Formation 4-2-3-1

  • 1Garratt
  • 2Brayford
  • 5Hughes
  • 15Ndaba
  • 37Hamer
  • 23Taylor
  • 3Borthwick-JacksonSubstituted forOnyangoat 45′minutes
  • 45DodooSubstituted forLakinat 90+3′minutes
  • 4Oshilaja
  • 39Kamwa
  • 14Adeboyejo


  • 6Butcher
  • 8Mariappa
  • 10Keillor-Dunn
  • 12Onyango
  • 13Kean
  • 19Lakin
  • 21Carayol


Formation 4-4-2

  • 1Wildsmith
  • 12Smith
  • 3Forsyth
  • 6CashinBooked at 71mins
  • 17SibleySubstituted forRobertsat 45′minutesBooked at 46mins
  • 18DobbinSubstituted forMendez-Laingat 58′minutes
  • 8Fowl
  • 4HourihaneSubstituted forKnightat 81′minutes
  • 7BarkhuizenSubstituted forDaviesat 74′minutes
  • 10McGoldrick
  • 9CollinsSubstituted forOsulaat 74′minutes


  • 11Mendez-Laing
  • 15Roberts
  • 16Thompson
  • 21Loach
  • 23Osula
  • 33Davies
  • 38Knight

Geoff Eltringham


Dwell Textual content

Leave a Comment