Nottm. Forest prepare to entertain Barnsley at City Ground on Tuesday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Forest are clearly on top, having won 17 and lost only 7 of the 33 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at City Ground was less than a year ago, in November 2008, the Forest carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a Championship match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2008/2009||Sat 04 Apr||Barnsley||1 - 1||Nottm. Forest||CHMP|
|2008/2009||Sat 29 Nov||Nottm. Forest||1-0||Barnsley||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Fri 27 Jan||Nottm. Forest||0 - 2||Barnsley||LGE1|
|2005/2006||Sat 10 Sep||Barnsley||2 - 0||Nottm. Forest||LGE1|
|2001/2002||Sat 12 Jan||Nottm. Forest||0 - 0||Barnsley||CHMP|
|2001/2002||Sat 18 Aug||Barnsley||2 - 1||Nottm. Forest||CHMP|
|2000/2001||Wed 07 Mar||Nottm. Forest||1 - 0||Barnsley||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Nottingham Forest are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. A total of 8 goals have been scored by the Forest in those games, with 5 conceded.
Barnsley have an average recent record on the road, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The Tykes's have scored 8 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 10.
Nottm. Forest lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola Championship, picking up 19 points from their 12 games so far. Barnsley are currently lying in 19th place in Coca-Cola Championship having mustered a points tally of 14 from their 12 matches played.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
The match against Barnsley is certainly an interesting one with me deciding its going to end up with a victory for the Forest in a close run game. Home Win
|Nottm. Forest||14 games since last home draw.|
Won their latest 4 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 6 .
|Barnsley||8 games since last away draw.|
Won each of the previous 3 matches.
Last drawn game 6 outings ago.