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History of the Bournemouth v Nottingham Forest fixture

Nottm. Forest face a trip to Bournemouth at Dean Court on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 4 games played, Forest have recorded 1 wins, and Bournemouth have come away with 2 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in December 2006, with Bournemouth running out comfortable 2 - 0 winners in a League One match.

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

Recent encounters between the teams:
2007/2008Sat 11 AugNottm. Forest0 - 0BournemouthLGE1
2006/2007Sat 21 AprNottm. Forest3 - 0BournemouthLGE1
2006/2007Tue 05 DecBournemouth2 - 0Nottm. ForestLGE1
2005/2006Sat 29 AprNottm. Forest1 - 1BournemouthLGE1
2005/2006Sat 12 NovBournemouth1 - 1Nottm. ForestLGE1
1950/1951Sat 14 AprNottm. Forest1 - 0Bournemouth&BD3S
1950/1951Sat 10 FebBournemouth&B3 - 2Nottm. ForestD3S

Recent respective form guides

Bournemouth have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. The Cherries's have scored 11 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 13.

Nottm. Forest have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Forest have hit 5 goals, 8 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Bournemouth are stuck down in the relegation zone of Coca-Cola League One with a return of just 26 points from their 29 games thus far. Nottm. Forest are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 46 points from 27 games.

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

Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Bournemouth620410136
Nottm. Forest6222988

FootyMad's prediction ...

Nothing appears to be going right for the Forest out on the road recently, yet the Madmen can see a turn around in fortunes as they battle to a victory in a closely fought contest at Bournemouth. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Bournemouth No sequences of note
Nottm. Forest Drawn each of the last 2 games.