FM Preview: Brighton & Hove Albion v Nottingham Forest 05 Oct 2013

Footymad preview History of the Brighton & Hove Albion v Nottingham Forest fixture

Nottingham Forest face a trip to Brighton & Hove Albion at Falmer Stadium at tea-time on Saturday,

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Falmer Stadium was less than a year ago, in December 2012, when they played out a goalless draw in a Championship match.

Recent encounters between the teams

2012/2013 Sat 30 Mar Nottm. Forest 2 - 2 Brighton & HA Championship
2012/2013 Sat 15 Dec Brighton & HA 0 - 0 Nottm. Forest Championship
2011/2012 Sat 24 Mar Nottm. Forest 1 - 1 Brighton & HA Championship
2011/2012 Sat 03 Dec Brighton & HA 1 - 0 Nottm. Forest Championship
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

For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here

Recent respective form guides

Brighton & Hove Albion's 13 points from 10 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position.

Nottingham Forest are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 19 points from 10 games.

Striker Blow For Seagulls

Leo Ulloa will miss the game after suffering a fracture in his left foot against Sheffield Wednesday at the weekend.

Ashley Barnes will deputise but head coach Oscar Garcia is keen to sign a new forward with Tottenham Hotspur's Jonathan Obika named as a potential target.