FM Preview: Hull City v Nottingham Forest 21 Apr 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 20th April 2012
The game between Hull City and Nottingham Forest in the Championship on 21st April 2012 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
History of the Hull City v Nottingham Forest fixture
Hull City prepare to entertain Nottingham Forest at The Circle on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 28 games played, Tigers have recorded 14 wins, and Nottingham Forest have come away with 10 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at The Circle was just last season, in September 2010, when they played out a goalless draw in a Championship match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sat 29 Oct||Nottm. Forest||0 - 1||Hull City||Championship|
|2010/2011||Sat 05 Mar||Nottm. Forest||0 - 1||Hull City||Championship|
|2010/2011||Sat 18 Sep||Hull City||0-0||Nottm. Forest||Championship|
|1976/1977||Sat 12 Mar||Nottm. Forest||2 - 0||Hull City||Second Division|
|1976/1977||Sat 02 Oct||Hull City||1 - 0||Nottm. Forest||Second Division|
|1975/1976||Sat 10 Jan||Hull City||1 - 0||Nottm. Forest||Second Division|
|1975/1976||Sat 13 Sep||Nottm. Forest||1 - 2||Hull City||Second Division|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Hull City are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The Tigers's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.
The Forest have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The games have constituted a decent return of 11 goals for the Forest, and 5 goals against.
Hull City lie just outside the playoff positions in the npower Championship, picking up 65 points from their 44 games so far.
Nottingham Forest are currently lying in 19th place in npower Championship having mustered a points tally of 47 from their 44 matches played.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Its not been a very profitable last few weeks for Hull City, and I'm afraid the Footymad team cannot see it getting too much better here. Look no further than honours being even at the end of this one. No-score draw
|Hull City||5 games since last home draw.
Unbeaten run of 3 matches.
|Nottingham Forest||4 games since last away draw.
No win in the 2 most recent games.
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