FM Preview: Nottingham Forest v Hull City 01 Dec 2012

Footymad preview History of the Nottingham Forest v Hull City fixture

Nottingham Forest prepare to entertain Hull City at City Ground on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Forest are clearly on top, winning 58.62% of the games played between the two.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at City Ground was just last season, in October 2011, with Hull City inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the Forest in a Championship match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 21 Apr Hull City 2 - 1 Nottm. Forest Championship
2011/2012 Sat 29 Oct Nottm. Forest 0-1 Hull City Championship
2010/2011 Sat 05 Mar Nottm. Forest 0 - 1 Hull City Championship
2010/2011 Sat 18 Sep Hull City 0 - 0 Nottm. Forest Championship
1976/1977 Sat 12 Mar Nottm. Forest 2 - 0 Hull City Second Division
1976/1977 Sat 02 Oct Hull City 1 - 0 Nottm. Forest Second Division
1975/1976 Sat 10 Jan Hull City 1 - 0 Nottm. Forest Second Division

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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. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 6 in the wrong end.

Hull City have an average recent record on the road, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The Tigers's have scored 8 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 10.

Nottingham Forest's 29 points from 19 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position.

Hull City's total of 32 points from their 19 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in npower Championship.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Nottingham Forest 6 2 2 2 7 10 8
Hull City 6 3 1 2 7 6 10

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Your FootyMad panel thinks that Nottingham Forest's indifferent home form is due to continue with a narrow home defeat against Hull City. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Nottingham Forest Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
Hull City 9 games since last away draw.
No win in the 2 most recent games.

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