FM Preview: Nottingham Forest v Huddersfield Town 19 Feb 2013

Footymad preview History of the Nottingham Forest v Huddersfield Town fixture

Nottingham Forest play host to Huddersfield Town at City Ground on Tuesday evening, needing to improve on a poor record between the sides. The visitors have won 8 of the 20 previous games, with the Forest winning just 7.

The last time the two teams met at Nottingham Forest was back in January 2008, over five years ago, the Forest carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a League One match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Tue 21 Aug Huddersfield 1 - 1 Nottm. Forest Championship
2007/2008 Tue 01 Jan Nottm. Forest 2-1 Huddersfield League One
2007/2008 Tue 02 Oct Huddersfield 1 - 1 Nottm. Forest League One
2006/2007 Sat 03 Mar Nottm. Forest 5 - 1 Huddersfield League One
2006/2007 Sat 26 Aug Huddersfield 1 - 1 Nottm. Forest League One
2005/2006 Sat 26 Nov Huddersfield 2 - 1 Nottm. Forest League One
2005/2006 Sat 06 Aug Nottm. Forest 2 - 1 Huddersfield League One

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Recent respective form guides

Nottingham Forest are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The Forest's have scored 11 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 12.

Huddersfield Town have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. While the Terriers have hit 5 goals, 15 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Nottingham Forest's 42 points from 32 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position.

Huddersfield Town are currently lying in 19th place in npower Championship having mustered a points tally of 37 from their 31 matches played.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Nottingham Forest 6 1 2 3 5 10 5
Huddersfield Town 6 2 2 2 4 9 8

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FootyMad's prediction ...

With Nottingham Forest only showing average form at home, the Madmen are expecting them to play out a draw. No-score draw

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Nottingham Forest Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Not won in the 5 most recent games.
Huddersfield Town 6 games since last away draw.

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