FM Preview: Nottingham Forest v Peterborough United 26 Dec 2011

Footymad preview History of the Nottingham Forest v Peterborough United fixture

Nottingham Forest prepare to entertain Peterborough United at City Ground on Monday afternoon, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having managed to conjure up a win from 4 of the previous 6 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at City Ground was two seasons ago, in March 2010, the Forest carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a Championship match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
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
1993/1994 Sat 30 Apr Peterborough 2 - 3 Nottm. Forest League Division One
1993/1994 Wed 02 Mar Nottm. Forest 2 - 0 Peterborough League Division One
1980/1981 Wed 03 Sep Peterborough 1 - 1 Nottm. Forest League Cup

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Recent respective form guides

Nottingham Forest have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The Forest's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.

Peterborough United have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. The Posh's have scored 9 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 11.

Nottingham Forest are stuck down in the relegation zone of npower Championship with a return of just 21 points from their 22 games thus far.

Peterborough United see themselves just below half way in the npower Championship, showing a record of 28 points from their 22 games played so far,

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Nottingham Forest 6 1 1 4 3 9 4
Peterborough United 6 1 3 2 9 10 6

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Nottingham Forest are performing in fits and starts at home in recent games, and FootyMad doesn't see things getting any better, as the visitors squeak past and take all the points. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Nottingham Forest Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Not won in the 5 most recent games.
Peterborough United Not won in previous 5 away matches.

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