Nottm. Forest prepare to entertain Brentford at City Ground on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Forest are clearly on top, having won 6 and lost only 2 of the 10 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at City Ground was just last season, in September 2005, with Brentford inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the Forest in a League One match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2005/2006||Tue 17 Jan||Brentford||1 - 1||Nottm. Forest||LGE1|
|2005/2006||Sat 03 Sep||Nottm. Forest||1-2||Brentford||LGE1|
|1982/1983||Wed 01 Dec||Nottm. Forest||2 - 0||Brentford||LGEC|
|1953/1954||Sat 20 Mar||Nottm. Forest||2 - 1||Brentford||CHMP|
|1953/1954||Sat 31 Oct||Brentford||1 - 1||Nottm. Forest||CHMP|
|1952/1953||Sat 24 Jan||Brentford||1 - 1||Nottm. Forest||CHMP|
|1952/1953||Sat 13 Sep||Nottm. Forest||3 - 0||Brentford||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Nottingham Forest have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 8 to 7.
The away form of Brentford is pretty dire, attaining just 3 draws from the previous six away games. Bees have conceded 10 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.
Nottm. Forest are leading the way in the Coca-Cola League One, with their 16 games giving them a return of 34 points. Brentford are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 17 points from 16 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Though Nottm. Forest are not exactly setting the world alight at City Ground in recent games, I can confidently predict that they will easily sweep aside the opposition put before them. Home Win
|Nottm. Forest||4 games since last home draw.|
Won their latest 4 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 6 .
|Brentford||Not won in previous 9 away matches.|
No win in the 12 most recent games.