FM Preview: Nottingham Forest v Hull City 05 Mar 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 4th March 2011
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Nottingham Forest and Hull City at 15:00 on 5th March 2011 in the Championship.
History of the Nottingham Forest v Hull City fixture
Hull City travel to take on Nottingham Forest at City Ground on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The The Tigers will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 17 and win only 6 of the 27 games.
The last time the two teams met at Nottingham Forest was way back in the black-and-white days of March 1977, with Nottingham Forest running out comfortable 2-0 winners in a Second Division match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|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|
|1974/1975||Thu 26 Dec||Hull City||1 - 3||Nottm. Forest||Second Division|
|1974/1975||Sat 14 Sep||Nottm. Forest||4 - 0||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
Nottingham Forest are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Forest in those games, with 6 conceded.
Hull City's away form is equally impressive, with an unbeaten run in the last six, four of them victories. Those games have seen the The Tigers pummel 14 goals, and let in 7.
Nottingham Forest are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 59 points from 34 games.
Hull City's 49 points from 34 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Not a lot has been going right generally for Hull City on their travels as of late, but I can certainly see them gleaning a point from their game against Nottingham Forest. No-score draw
|Nottingham Forest||Unbeaten in the last 17 home games.
Drawn each of their last 3 games.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Hull City||Undefeated in last 12 away games.
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