History of the Portsmouth v Nottingham Forest fixture
Nottingham Forest face a trip to Portsmouth at Fratton Park on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Forest will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them ending up on the losing side in more than half of the games played between the two.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in October 2010, the Pompey carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a Championship match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Sat 15 Jan||Nottm. Forest||2 - 1||Portsmouth||Championship|
|2010/2011||Sat 30 Oct||Portsmouth||2-1||Nottm. Forest||Championship|
|2003/2004||Wed 29 Oct||Nottm. Forest||2 - 4||Portsmouth||League Cup|
|2002/2003||Sat 28 Dec||Nottm. Forest||1 - 2||Portsmouth||League Division One|
|2002/2003||Sat 10 Aug||Portsmouth||2 - 0||Nottm. Forest||League Division One|
|2001/2002||Wed 30 Jan||Nottm. Forest||0 - 1||Portsmouth||League Division One|
|2001/2002||Wed 28 Nov||Portsmouth||3 - 2||Nottm. Forest||League Division One|
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Recent respective form guides
Portsmouth have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Pompey in those games, with 5 conceded.
Nottingham Forest have an average recent record on the road, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The Forest's have scored 10 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 11.
Portsmouth are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 16 points from 15 matches.
Nottingham Forest are currently lying in 19th place in npower Championship having mustered a points tally of 17 from their 15 matches played.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
A creditable return from recent away games for Forest could well see them head back from Fratton Park with a share of the spoils, think the FootyMad panel. No-score draw
|Portsmouth||5 games since last home draw.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Nottingham Forest||16 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 14 outings ago.
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