Wimbledon face a trip to Nottingham Forest at City Ground on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Dons have won 4 of the 14 games compared to the host's 6 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in August 2002, with Nottm Forest running out comfortable 2 - 0 winners in a League Division One match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2002/2003||Sat 01 Feb||Wimbledon||2 - 3||Nottm Forest||LD1|
|2002/2003||Wed 28 Aug||Nottm Forest||2 - 0||Wimbledon||LD1|
|2001/2002||Sat 09 Mar||Nottm Forest||0 - 0||Wimbledon||LD1|
|2001/2002||Sun 16 Dec||Wimbledon||1 - 0||Nottm Forest||LD1|
|2000/2001||Sat 21 Apr||Wimbledon||2 - 1||Nottm Forest||LD1|
|2000/2001||Sat 18 Nov||Nottm Forest||1 - 2||Wimbledon||LD1|
|1998/1999||Sat 13 Mar||Wimbledon||1 - 3||Nottm Forest||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Nottingham Forest have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A total of 9 goals have been scored by the Forest in those games, with 5 conceded.
The away form of Wimbledon is pretty dire, losing every single one of the last six matches played! While the Dons have hit 4 goals, 14 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Nottm Forest's 17 points from 12 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position. Wimbledon find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 12 games have yielded only 4 points.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Forest, as the Dons have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Nottm Forest||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.|
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 5 most recent games.
|Wimbledon||Lost each of the previous 6 away matches.|
Not won in previous 6 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 11 most recent games.