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History of the Nottingham Forest v Sheffield Wednesday fixture

Nottm. Forest prepare to entertain Sheffield Wednesday at City Ground on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 63 games played, Forest have recorded 27 wins, and Sheff. Wed. have come away with 21 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at City Ground was just last season, in January 2009, the Forest carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a Championship match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2009/2010Sat 12 SepSheff. Wed.1 - 1Nottm. ForestCHMP
2008/2009Tue 27 JanNottm. Forest2-1Sheff. Wed.CHMP
2008/2009Tue 30 SepSheff. Wed.1 - 0Nottm. ForestCHMP
2002/2003Thu 26 DecSheff. Wed.2 - 0Nottm. ForestCHMP
2002/2003Sat 17 AugNottm. Forest4 - 0Sheff. Wed.CHMP
2001/2002Sat 06 AprSheff. Wed.0 - 2Nottm. ForestCHMP
2001/2002Wed 31 OctNottm. Forest0 - 1Sheff. Wed.CHMP

Recent respective form guides

Nottingham Forest are unbeaten in their last six home games, winning five of them, and drawing the other one. In this time, Forest have rattled up an impressive 17 goals, and conceded 2.

Sheff. Wed. have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. While the The Owls have hit 4 goals, 8 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Nottm. Forest are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 52 points from 28 games. Sheff. Wed. are currently lying in 19th place in Coca-Cola Championship having mustered a points tally of 31 from their 28 matches played.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Nottm. Forest631210410
Sheff. Wed.64029812

FootyMad's prediction ...

Nottm. Forest may be coming up against a decent side in Sheff. Wed., but I do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the Forest. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Nottm. Forest Unbeaten in the last 11 home games.
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
Sheff. Wed. 6 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 7 outings ago.