FM Preview: Nottingham Forest v Coventry City 09 Nov 2010

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History of the Nottingham Forest v Coventry City fixture

Nottm. Forest prepare to entertain Coventry City at City Ground on Tuesday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Forest are clearly on top, having won 28 and lost only 7 of the 44 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at City Ground was less than a year ago, in December 2009, with Nottm. Forest running out comfortable 2-0 winners in a Championship match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2009/2010Tue 09 FebCoventry City1 - 0Nottm. ForestCHMP
2009/2010Mon 28 DecNottm. Forest2-0Coventry CityCHMP
2008/2009Sat 18 AprNottm. Forest1 - 0Coventry CityCHMP
2008/2009Sat 06 DecCoventry City2 - 2Nottm. ForestCHMP
2004/2005Wed 06 AprCoventry City2 - 0Nottm. ForestCHMP
2004/2005Sat 28 AugNottm. Forest1 - 4Coventry CityCHMP
2003/2004Sat 07 FebNottm. Forest0 - 1Coventry CityCHMP

Recent respective form guides

Nottingham Forest are unbeaten in their last six home games, but have drawn three of them. A total of 9 goals have been scored by the Forest in those games, with 4 conceded.

The Sky Blues have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. A generous 7 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Nottm. Forest see themselves just below half way in the Npower Championship, showing a record of 20 points from their 15 games played so far, Coventry City's total of 24 points from their 15 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Npower Championship.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Nottm. Forest6222778
Coventry City63129610

FootyMad's prediction ...

Forest go into their game against Coventry City in confident mood, but FootyMad sees them coming down to earth, with the visitors narrowly taking all three points. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Nottm. Forest Unbeaten in the last 7 home games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Coventry City Undefeated in last 4 away games.
Last drawn game 6 outings ago.