FM Preview: Watford v Nottingham Forest 06 Nov 2010

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History of the Watford v Nottingham Forest fixture

Nottm. Forest face a trip to Watford at Vicarage Road Stadium on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 20 games played, Forest have recorded 5 wins, and Watford have come away with 6 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in December 2009, when they played out a goalless draw in a Championship match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2009/2010Sat 26 DecWatford0 - 0Nottm. ForestCHMP
2009/2010Tue 18 AugNottm. Forest2 - 4WatfordCHMP
2008/2009Tue 10 MarWatford2 - 1Nottm. ForestCHMP
2008/2009Sat 23 AugNottm. Forest3 - 2WatfordCHMP
2004/2005Tue 08 MarWatford0 - 2Nottm. ForestCHMP
2004/2005Sat 30 OctNottm. Forest1 - 2WatfordCHMP
2003/2004Sat 06 DecWatford1 - 1Nottm. ForestCHMP

Recent respective form guides

Watford have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, The Hornets's have scored 9 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 10.

Nottm. Forest have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. The Forest's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.

Watford's 21 points from 14 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position. Nottm. Forest see themselves just below half way in the Npower Championship, showing a record of 19 points from their 14 games played so far,

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Nottm. Forest6222778

FootyMad's prediction ...

Not a lot has been going right generally for Nottm. Forest on their travels as of late, but I can certainly see them gleaning a point from their game against Watford. Score draw

Sequence statistics:
Watford 5 games since last home draw.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Nottm. Forest Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.