Blackburn will be fired up to return to winning ways with just one win in their last five games.
They are in desperate need of three points as they look to remain in the top six.
Derby are in a shocking run of form which has seen them lose four of their last five matches.
Rooney’s side have also failed to score in three of their last four matches.
Whilst Derby have been struggling for goals, so have Blackburn.
Rovers have remarkably netted just once in their last nine matches.
Match preview: Blackburn Rovers vs Derby County
Blackburn Rovers have now gone three games without a win in what is a dent to their playoff hopes.
Tony Mowbray’s side have lost against Bristol City and Fulham and drawn with Millwall.
Over the weekend, they suffered a shock defeat against Bristol City at Ewood Park.
Andreas Weimann scored in the 92nd minute to condemn Rovers to defeat.
Derby County suffer fourth defeat in five
Derby County have now lost four defeats in their last five matches.
Their run of poor results now leaves them rooted in the bottom three.
Wayne Rooney’s side are five points adrift of safety.
The Rams were beaten away at Bournemouth on the weekend.
Birmingham City vs Blackburn Rovers - 1:2
Blackburn Rovers vs AFC Bournemouth - 0:3
Preston North End vs Blackburn Rovers - 1:4
Blackburn Rovers vs Stoke City - 0:1
Peterborough United vs Blackburn Rovers - 2:1
|Latest match form, last 5 games:||
Derby County vs Cardiff City - 0:1
Blackpool vs Derby County - 0:2
Derby County vs Bristol City - 1:3
Queens Park Rangers vs Derby County - 1:0
Derby County vs Fulham FC - 2:1
|May 7, 2022||Championship 21/22||Birmingham City||1 - 2||Blackburn Rovers|
|April 30, 2022||Championship 21/22||Blackburn Rovers||0 - 3||AFC Bournemouth|
|April 25, 2022||Championship 21/22||Preston North End||1 - 4||Blackburn Rovers|
|April 18, 2022||Championship 21/22||Blackburn Rovers||0 - 1||Stoke City|
|April 15, 2022||Championship 21/22||Peterborough United||2 - 1||Blackburn Rovers|
|May 7, 2022||Championship 21/22||Derby County||0 - 1||Cardiff City|
|April 30, 2022||Championship 21/22||Blackpool||0 - 2||Derby County|
|April 23, 2022||Championship 21/22||Derby County||1 - 3||Bristol City|
|April 18, 2022||Championship 21/22||Queens Park Rangers||1 - 0||Derby County|
|April 15, 2022||Championship 21/22||Derby County||2 - 1||Fulham FC|
|Blackburn Rovers||Derby County|
|39||Shots on goal||35|
|35||Shots off goal||34|
|9%||Average ball possession||15%|
|2||Shots on post||4|
|1||Shots on bar||1|
|48||Goals by foot||38|
|10||Goals by head||5|
|Blackburn Rovers||Derby County|
|1.24||Average Goals Scored||0.93|
|March 15, 2022||Championship 21/22||Blackburn Rovers||3 - 1||Derby County|
|October 30, 2021||Championship 21/22||Derby County||1 - 2||Blackburn Rovers|
|April 16, 2021||Championship 20/21||Blackburn Rovers||2 - 1||Derby County|
|September 26, 2020||Championship 20/21||Derby County||0 - 4||Blackburn Rovers|
|March 8, 2020||Championship 19/20||Derby County||3 - 0||Blackburn Rovers|
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What time is kick off between Blackburn Rovers vs Derby County?
19:45, Tuesday 15 March 2022