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Brewers v Derby: Preview

23 July 2013

The Brewers welcome Nigel Clough’s Derby County to the Pirelli Stadium this evening for the first home match of what promises to be another exciting campaign; kick-off 7:45pm.

It’s the first of two home fixtures for the Brewers in the space of a week, with Walsall the visitors to Burton this coming Friday; 7:30pm start.

Supporters will get the opportunity to see plenty of new faces in both the Brewers and the Rams ranks this evening with a host of Albion players set to run out at the Pirelli for the first time; whilst goalkeeper Chris Dunn may also feature having played during Burton’s first pre-season outing at Ilkeston FC.

The Brewers’ previous outings so far have included matches against Ilkeston FC, Alfreton Town and Nuneaton Borough as well as a behind closed doors 2-0 defeat at Stoke City on Saturday.

Despite heavy rain overnight and this morning the pitch is in good condition and the match will go ahead; with both seating and terracing tickets available from the ground.

For the visitors’ part, the Rams are set to arrive with a strong squad and the Pride Park outfit - who finished 10th in the Championship last year - will undoubtedly prove stern opposition for Gary Rowett’s men.

For full list of ticket prices for this evening's match, please click here.

For those unable to attend, the match will be covered via the club’s Facebook and Twitter channels with a detailed Match Report following the game.


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