FM Preview: Nottingham Forest v Hull City 29 Oct 2011

Last updated : 28 October 2011 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Nottingham Forest v Hull City fixture

Hull City face a trip to Nottingham Forest at City Ground on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Tigers will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them ending up on the losing side in more than half of the games played between the two.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in March 2011, with Hull City inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the Forest in a Championship match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
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
1974/1975 Thu 26 Dec Hull City 1 - 3 Nottm. Forest Second Division

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Recent respective form guides

Nottingham Forest's dreadful home form has resulted in just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While Forest have scored 10, a worringly large 15 have been leaked at the other end.

Hull City's away form is none too clever either, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 6 leaked at the wrong end.

Nottingham Forest are currently lying in 19th place in npower Championship having mustered a points tally of 14 from their 13 matches played.

Hull City lie just outside the playoff positions in the npower Championship, picking up 21 from their 12 games so far.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Nottingham Forest 6 3 0 3 7 10 9
Hull City 6 3 3 0 8 5 12

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Although Hull City have been far from successful in recent away games, we can see nothing other than an easy victory for them against Nottingham Forest. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Nottingham Forest 6 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 11 .
Hull City Previous 3 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
9 games since last defeat.

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