FM Preview: Scunthorpe United v Nottingham Forest 16 Feb 2011

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History of the Scunthorpe United v Nottingham Forest fixture

Nottm. Forest face a trip to Scunthorpe United at Glanford Park Stadium on Wednesday evening,

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in May 2010, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2 - 2 draw in a Championship match.

For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here

Recent encounters between the teams:
2009/2010Sun 02 MayScunthorpe U.2 - 2Nottm. ForestCHMP
2009/2010Wed 30 SepNottm. Forest2 - 0Scunthorpe U.CHMP
2006/2007Sat 10 MarScunthorpe U.1 - 1Nottm. ForestLGE1
2006/2007Sat 07 OctNottm. Forest0 - 4Scunthorpe U.LGE1
2005/2006Fri 16 DecScunthorpe U.3 - 1Nottm. ForestLGE1
2005/2006Sat 20 AugNottm. Forest0 - 1Scunthorpe U.LGE1
2004/2005Wed 25 AugNottm. Forest2 - 0Scunthorpe U.LGEC

Recent respective form guides

Scunthorpe United's home form is most definitely relegation standard, collecting just 1 solitary point from the last six. While Iron have scored 5, a worringly large 18 have been leaked at the other end.

Nottm. Forest's away form is none too clever either, tasting just one defeat in their last six, and picking up four good wins. The games have constituted a decent return of 9 goals for the Forest, and 5 goals against.

Scunthorpe U. are stuck down in the relegation zone of Npower Championship with a return of just 24 points from their 28 games thus far. Nottm. Forest are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 53 points from 29 games.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Scunthorpe U.60152171
Nottm. Forest64118513

FootyMad's prediction ...

Nottm. Forest are in great form out on the road, so much so that the Madmen confidently predict a comfortable three points from their visit to Scunthorpe U.. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Scunthorpe U. Failed to win in previous 13 home matches.
Latest 3 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 8 most recent games.
Nottm. Forest 4 games since last defeat.