Nottm. Forest prepare to entertain Tranmere Rovers at City Ground on Saturday afternoon, aiming to preserve their record of never having lost at home to the visitors. The Forest have won and drawn 5 times in this fixture.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at City Ground was less than a year ago, in December 2006, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a League One match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Sat 30 Dec||Nottm. Forest||1-1||Tranmere Rvs.||LGE1|
|2006/2007||Sat 23 Sep||Tranmere Rvs.||0 - 0||Nottm. Forest||LGE1|
|2005/2006||Sat 15 Apr||Tranmere Rvs.||0 - 1||Nottm. Forest||LGE1|
|2005/2006||Sat 01 Oct||Nottm. Forest||1 - 0||Tranmere Rvs.||LGE1|
|2003/2004||Tue 23 Sep||Tranmere Rvs.||0 - 0||Nottm. Forest||LGEC|
|2000/2001||Sun 06 May||Tranmere Rvs.||2 - 2||Nottm. Forest||CHMP|
|2000/2001||Sat 25 Nov||Nottm. Forest||3 - 1||Tranmere Rvs.||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Nottingham Forest are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Forest in those games, with 7 conceded.
The away form of Tranmere Rvs. however, is much more impressive, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. Just 7 goals have scored in these games, though to be fair only a measly 4 have been let in at the wrong end.
Nottm. Forest's total of 21 points from their 13 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Coca-Cola League One. Tranmere Rvs. are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 23 points from 13 games.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Your FootyMad panel thinks that Nottm. Forest's indifferent home form is due to continue with a narrow home defeat against Tranmere Rvs.. Away win
|Nottm. Forest||Drawn last 2 games at home.|
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Tranmere Rvs.||No sequences of note|