Nottingham Forest vs Blackburn Rovers Prediction & Match Preview

Nottingham Forest vs Blackburn Rovers Championship Prediction by LeagueLane

Nottingham Forest vs Blackburn Rovers
England – Championship
Date: Saturday, 20 February 2021
Kick-off at 15:00 UK/ 16:00 CET
Venue: City Ground (Nottingham).

Nottingham Forest is at the 18th position in the league as it stands this term. The Forest has picked up 33 points from 8 wins and 9 draws in their 30 appearances so far this season. They have been winless for the past two fixtures in the campaign, following a 1-0 loss on the road against Swansea last time out.

Blackburn Rovers is at the 12th spot on the table this season. The away team has picked up 39 points in the league from 11 wins and 6 draws in their 29 attempts. They have lost their last three clashes in the campaign, including a 2-1 loss on the road against Barnsley last time out.

Nottingham Forest vs Blackburn Rovers Head-to-head (h2h)

  • The Rovers have recorded three of the last five overall wins.
  • Their previous encounter gave a 0-1 away win for the Forest.
  • Two of their recent five matches have ended in a draw.
  • Both teams have scored in four of their recent five fixtures.
  • The host has won in only one of their last 11 meetings.

Nottingham Forest vs Blackburn Rovers Prediction

Nottingham Forest enjoys the ground advantage in the game, and they have lost only one of their last five matches in the campaign. The Forest is six points behind the traveling side on the table but has a better form in the championship currently.

Besides, the Rovers are on a three-game losing streak in the league as of late. Hence, the double chance favoring Nottingham Forest will probably be the best bet for the punters in the clash.

It has to be noted that four of their last five h2h meetings with the visitor have seen both teams scoring in each. Considering the current form of both teams, the tip for BTTS will also be a suitable option for the goals area in the encounter.

Nottingham Forest vs Blackburn Rovers Betting tips

  • Both teams to score: Yes @ 1.80 (4/5).
  • Double chance: Nottingham Forest or Draw @ 1.50 (1/2).