FM Preview: Nottingham Forest v Queens Park Rangers 13 Nov 2010

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History of the Nottingham Forest v Queens Park Rangers fixture

Nottm. Forest prepare to entertain Queens Park Rangers at City Ground on Saturday afternoon, aiming to preserve their record of never having lost at home to the visitors. The Forest have a healthy record in the fixture, winning 17 from 28 meetings.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at City Ground was less than a year ago, in January 2010, with Nottm. Forest annihilating their visitors 5-0 in a Championship match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2009/2010Tue 26 JanNottm. Forest5-0Q.P.R.CHMP
2009/2010Sat 22 AugQ.P.R.1 - 1Nottm. ForestCHMP
2008/2009Sat 07 FebNottm. Forest2 - 2Q.P.R.CHMP
2008/2009Sat 18 OctQ.P.R.2 - 1Nottm. ForestCHMP
2004/2005Sat 30 AprQ.P.R.2 - 1Nottm. ForestCHMP
2004/2005Sat 08 JanQ.P.R.0 - 3Nottm. ForestFAC
2004/2005Sat 04 DecNottm. Forest2 - 1Q.P.R.CHMP

Recent respective form guides

Nottingham Forest are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Forest in those games, with 4 conceded.

Q.P.R.'s away form is equally impressive, unbeaten in their last six, consisting of three wins and three draws. The games have constituted a decent return of 9 goals for the Rangers, and 2 goals against.

Nottm. Forest's 23 points from 16 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position. Q.P.R. are leading the way in the Npower Championship, with their 16 games giving them a return of 34 points.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Nottm. Forest63128710

FootyMad's prediction ...

Nottm. Forest are performing very well at home, but your FootyMad panel reckons that the overall quality of Q.P.R. will prove too much for the homesters. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Nottm. Forest Won 3 successive home games.
4 games since last home draw.
Q.P.R. Previous 3 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
16 games since last defeat.