FM Preview: Nottingham Forest v Peterborough United 12 Jan 2013

Footymad preview History of the Nottingham Forest v Peterborough United fixture

Nottingham Forest prepare to entertain Peterborough United at City Ground on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Forest are clearly on top, beating their opponents 4 times from 7 games.

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

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Sat 06 Oct Peterborough 0 - 1 Nottm. Forest Championship
2011/2012 Mon 09 Apr Peterborough 0 - 1 Nottm. Forest Championship
2011/2012 Mon 26 Dec Nottm. Forest 0-1 Peterborough Championship
2009/2010 Sat 20 Mar Nottm. Forest 1 - 0 Peterborough Championship
2009/2010 Sat 03 Oct Peterborough 1 - 2 Nottm. Forest Championship
2007/2008 Tue 04 Sep Nottm. Forest 2 - 3 Peterborough (Associate Members)
2004/2005 Sat 29 Jan Nottm. Forest 1 - 0 Peterborough F.A. Cup

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Recent respective form guides

Nottingham Forest have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A total of 12 goals have been scored by the Forest in those games, with 9 conceded.

Peterborough United have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. The Posh's have scored 8 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.

Nottingham Forest's 37 points from 26 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position.

Peterborough United are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 25 points from 26 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Nottingham Forest 6 1 2 3 8 12 5
Peterborough United 6 4 0 2 14 13 12

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Your number one FootyMad panel have studied this game long and hard, and cannot separate the two. A draw for the Forest. No-score draw

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Nottingham Forest Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Peterborough United 5 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 10 outings ago.

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