Nottm. Forest face a trip to Cardiff City at Ninian Park on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Forest will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 12 and win only 2 of the 20 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in November 2009, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1 - 1 final scoreline in a Championship match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2009/2010||Mon 05 Apr||Nottm. Forest||0 - 0||Cardiff City||CHMP|
|2009/2010||Sun 01 Nov||Cardiff City||1 - 1||Nottm. Forest||CHMP|
|2008/2009||Sat 31 Jan||Cardiff City||2 - 0||Nottm. Forest||CHMP|
|2008/2009||Sat 25 Oct||Nottm. Forest||0 - 1||Cardiff City||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Mon 03 Jan||Cardiff City||3 - 0||Nottm. Forest||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Sat 11 Sep||Nottm. Forest||0 - 0||Cardiff City||CHMP|
|2003/2004||Sat 31 Jan||Cardiff City||0 - 0||Nottm. Forest||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Cardiff City have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Bluebirds in those games, with 5 conceded.
Nottm. Forest have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. The Forest's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.
Cardiff City are leading the way in the Npower Championship, with their 17 games giving them a return of 36 points. Nottm. Forest's 24 points from 17 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Bluebirds, as the Forest have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Cardiff City||4 games since last home draw.|
|Nottm. Forest||Not won in previous 5 away matches.|
4 games since last defeat.