Nottm. Forest prepare to entertain Cardiff City at City Ground on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Forest are clearly on top, winning 52.94% of the games played between the two.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at City Ground was just last season, in August 2003, with Cardiff City inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the Forest in a League Division One match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2003/2004||Sat 31 Jan||Cardiff City||0 - 0||Nottm. Forest||CHMP|
|2003/2004||Sat 23 Aug||Nottm. Forest||1-2||Cardiff City||CHMP|
|1976/1977||Sat 23 Apr||Nottm. Forest||0 - 1||Cardiff City||CHMP|
|1976/1977||Sat 27 Nov||Cardiff City||0 - 3||Nottm. Forest||CHMP|
|1974/1975||Sat 22 Feb||Nottm. Forest||0 - 0||Cardiff City||CHMP|
|1974/1975||Sat 16 Nov||Cardiff City||2 - 1||Nottm. Forest||CHMP|
|1973/1974||Sat 20 Apr||Nottm. Forest||2 - 1||Cardiff City||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Nottingham Forest have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. A generous 9 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
The away form of Cardiff City is pretty dire, collecting just 4 draws from the last six contests. While the Bluebirds have hit 8 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Nottm. Forest are stuck down in the relegation zone of Coca-Cola Championship with a return of just 4 points from their 6 games thus far. Cardiff City are stuck down in the relegation zone of Coca-Cola Championship with a return of just 4 points from their 6 games thus far.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Its a close one to call, but I think that Forest's reasonable showing at home is going to see them scrape past Cardiff City. Home Win
|Nottm. Forest||Latest 2 games ended in defeat.|
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Cardiff City||Not won in previous 8 away matches.|
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 5 most recent games.