History of the Brighton & Hove Albion v Nottingham Forest fixture
Nottingham Forest pack their bags to visit Brighton & Hove Albion at Falmer Stadium on Saturday afternoon, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. The visitors have won 4 of the 12 previous games, with the hosts winning just 3.
The previous match played between the two at Falmer Stadium was more than three years back, in December 2007, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-2 winners in a League One match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2007/2008||Mon 24 Mar||Nottm. Forest||0 - 0||Brighton & HA||League One|
|2007/2008||Fri 07 Dec||Brighton & HA||0-2||Nottm. Forest||League One|
|2006/2007||Sat 17 Feb||Brighton & HA||2 - 1||Nottm. Forest||League One|
|2006/2007||Sat 19 Aug||Nottm. Forest||2 - 1||Brighton & HA||League One|
|2004/2005||Sat 22 Jan||Brighton & HA||0 - 0||Nottm. Forest||Championship|
|2004/2005||Wed 29 Sep||Nottm. Forest||0 - 1||Brighton & HA||Championship|
|2002/2003||Sat 15 Mar||Brighton & HA||1 - 0||Nottm. Forest||League Division One|
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Recent respective form guides
Brighton & Hove Albion are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. A generous 8 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Nottingham Forest have an average recent record on the road, winning 2 of the last six, but losing the other 4. While the Forest have hit 4 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Brighton & Hove Albion lie just outside the playoff positions in the npower Championship, picking up 29 points from their 19 games so far.
Nottingham Forest are stuck down in the relegation zone of npower Championship with a return of just 20 points from their 19 games thus far.
Current overall team form
|Brighton & Hove Albion||6||3||1||2||5||5||10|
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Seagulls, as the Forest have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Brighton & Hove Albion||4 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
|Nottingham Forest||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.
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