Nottingham Forest vs Brentford
England – Championship
Date: Saturday, 5 October 2019
Kick-off at 15:00 UK / 16:00 CET
Venue: City Ground (Nottingham).
Brentford will face difficulties in carrying forward their lossless streak in their visit to Nottingham Forest. The host will be looking for an easy win form the bout but it is sure that the visitors regaining their form in the table will surely give a challenge for the Forest squad.
Nottingham Forest vs Brentford Head-to-head (h2h)
- Forest has registered two out of five wins in their recent meetings.
- Their previous tie ended in a 2-1 victory for the hosting contingent.
- Both teams have scored in four of the five overall clashes.
- Overall stats at this venue since 2005: Forest-3wins: Brentford-5 wins.
Nottingham Forest vs Brentford Prediction
The host has been unbeaten in the prior three home ties with one draw after losing the opening home match of the championship. Apart from that, they have been unbeaten in the league in 9 games with 4 draws along with a loss. Moreover, they are also unbeaten in the last five championship fixtures in this season.
On the other hand, Brentford has lost three of the five away fixtures in their schedule. Also, they have lost four games in total in the league and have six undefeated tags with three draws in them. Moreover, they have recorded only three wins in the last ten away ties. On the contrary, the host has lost only two of their previous ten home games in the term.
Besides that, the host has won the previous meeting with Brentford in the last season championship tie. Moreover, the teams have combined to score an average of 2.9 goals per match at this venue. So we can expect the bout to turn into a high scoring affair in the ninety minutes with more chances for the host with the home ground advantage to their side.
Nottingham Forest vs Brentford Betting tips
Best bet: Over 2.5 goals @ 2.00 (1/1).
Draw no bet: Nottingham Forest @ 1.90 (9/10).