FootyMAD Nottingham Forest match preview

History of the Nottingham Forest v Wimbledon fixture

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:
2002/2003Sat 01 FebWimbledon2 - 3Nottm ForestLD1
2002/2003Wed 28 AugNottm Forest2 - 0WimbledonLD1
2001/2002Sat 09 MarNottm Forest0 - 0WimbledonLD1
2001/2002Sun 16 DecWimbledon1 - 0Nottm ForestLD1
2000/2001Sat 21 AprWimbledon2 - 1Nottm ForestLD1
2000/2001Sat 18 NovNottm Forest1 - 2WimbledonLD1
1998/1999Sat 13 MarWimbledon1 - 3Nottm ForestPREM

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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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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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

Sequence statistics:
Nottm ForestFailed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 5 most recent games.
WimbledonLost 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.