History of the Cardiff City v Nottingham Forest fixture
Nottingham Forest face a trip to Cardiff City at Cardiff City Stadium 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 3 of the 21 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in November 2010, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-2 winners in a Championship match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Sat 19 Feb||Nottm. Forest||2 - 1||Cardiff City||Championship|
|2010/2011||Sat 20 Nov||Cardiff City||0-2||Nottm. Forest||Championship|
|2009/2010||Mon 05 Apr||Nottm. Forest||0 - 0||Cardiff City||Championship|
|2009/2010||Sun 01 Nov||Cardiff City||1 - 1||Nottm. Forest||Championship|
|2008/2009||Sat 31 Jan||Cardiff City||2 - 0||Nottm. Forest||Championship|
|2008/2009||Sat 25 Oct||Nottm. Forest||0 - 1||Cardiff City||Championship|
|2004/2005||Mon 03 Jan||Cardiff City||3 - 0||Nottm. Forest||Championship|
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Recent respective form guides
Cardiff City are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, A total of 12 goals have been scored by the Bluebirds in those games, with 6 conceded.
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 6 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Cardiff City are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 31 points from 18 games.
Nottingham Forest find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 20 points from their 17 matches.
Current overall team form
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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||Won 3 successive home games.
4 games since last home draw.
Unbeaten run of 7 matches.
|Nottingham Forest||17 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 16 outings ago.
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