Nottm. Forest travel to take on Carlisle United at Brunton Park Stadium on Wednesday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 5 games played, Forest have recorded 1 wins, and Carlisle Utd. have come away with 2 victories.
The last time the two teams met at Carlisle Utd. was way back in the black-and-white days of March 1977, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1 - 1 final scoreline in a Second Division match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Sat 16 Sep||Nottm. Forest||0 - 0||Carlisle Utd.||LGE1|
|1976/1977||Sat 05 Mar||Carlisle Utd.||1 - 1||Nottm. Forest||CHMP|
|1976/1977||Sat 25 Sep||Nottm. Forest||5 - 1||Carlisle Utd.||CHMP|
|1975/1976||Sat 06 Mar||Carlisle Utd.||1 - 1||Nottm. Forest||CHMP|
|1975/1976||Sat 01 Nov||Nottm. Forest||4 - 0||Carlisle Utd.||CHMP|
|1973/1974||Sat 13 Apr||Carlisle Utd.||2 - 1||Nottm. Forest||CHMP|
|1973/1974||Sat 17 Nov||Nottm. Forest||2 - 0||Carlisle Utd.||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Carlisle United have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A generous 7 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
The away form of Nottm. Forest is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Forest have hit 4 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Carlisle Utd.'s 40 points from 29 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position. Nottm. Forest are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 52 points from 28 games.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Nottm. Forest are in a sorry state of late on their travels, though the Mad panel can see them coming away from Brunton Park Stadium with a well-deserved point. No-score draw
|Carlisle Utd.||6 games since last home draw.|
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Nottm. Forest||Not won in previous 4 away matches.|
No win in the 2 most recent games.