Sheffield Wednesday vs Nottingham Forest
League Championship – England
Date: Saturday, 24th September 2016,
Kick-Off: 15:00 UK
Venue: Hillsborough Stadium.
Sheffield Wednesday suffered yet another defeat in the league and this time by a 2-1 margin away to Birmingham City. This kept them in the bottom half of the table on 14th position, one spot behind their Saturday’s opponent Nottingham Forest. Also the both sides have tasted 3 wins and 3 defeats along with 2 draws in their 8 league fixtures so far.
While Nottingham Forest remained win-less after a 2-1 loss at home to a strong Norwich side. This was their first home defeat this season, with the previous three being wins. While they still look for their first win away from home after losing and drawing 2 each.
Sheffield Wednesday vs Nottingham Forest: Head-to-Head Stats
Sheffield Wednesday are on a three match winning run against Nottingham Forest. And each of those win have come with clean sheets.
The Owls’ 2-0 win in their last meetings at the Hillsborough last season is their first home win against Nottingham in 4 league matches. While Nottingham have won the previous three in a row with one match seeing a draw.
The last 9 home matches of Sheffield against Forest have seen under 2.5 goals. Also 5 of the last 6 saw a correct full time score of 1-0.
Sheffield Wednesday vs Nottingham Forest: Prediction
The Owls look good at home as they have won in three of their four matches this season. While Nottingham are win-less with two draws in their last two and two defeats. Moreover Sheffield are on three match winning run over Nottingham and look good to take another victory in front of their home fans.
Sheffield Wednesday vs Nottingham Forest: Bet Tips
Under 2.5 goals at 1/1 (2.00)
Sheffield to win at 7/11 (1.65).
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