FM Preview: Nottingham Forest v Millwall 03 Nov 2012

Footymad preview History of the Nottingham Forest v Millwall fixture

Nottingham Forest prepare to entertain Millwall at City Ground on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Forest are clearly on top, having won 16 and lost only 7 of the 29 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at City Ground was less than a year ago, in March 2012, with Nottingham Forest running out comfortable 3-1 winners in a Championship match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Sat 10 Mar Nottm. Forest 3-1 Millwall Championship
2011/2012 Sat 13 Aug Millwall 2 - 0 Nottm. Forest Championship
2010/2011 Sat 26 Feb Millwall 0 - 0 Nottm. Forest Championship
2010/2011 Sat 11 Sep Nottm. Forest 1 - 1 Millwall Championship
2007/2008 Sat 09 Feb Nottm. Forest 2 - 0 Millwall League One
2007/2008 Wed 23 Jan Millwall 2 - 2 Nottm. Forest League One
2006/2007 Sat 07 Apr Millwall 1 - 0 Nottm. Forest 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 8 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.

Millwall have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. While the Lions have hit 10 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Nottingham Forest lie just outside the playoff positions in the npower Championship, picking up 21 points from their 13 games so far.

Millwall see themselves just below half way in the npower Championship, showing a record of 16 points from their 13 games played so far,

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Nottingham Forest 6 3 2 1 10 5 11
Millwall 6 2 4 0 14 9 10

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Its not been a very profitable last few weeks for Nottingham Forest, and I'm afraid the Footymad team cannot see it getting too much better here. Look no further than honours being even at the end of this one. No-score draw

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Nottingham Forest Unbeaten run of 5 matches.
Millwall Previous 3 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 5 away matches.
7 games since last defeat.

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