FM Preview: Leeds United v Nottingham Forest 20 Mar 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Monday, 19th March 2012
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Leeds United and Nottingham Forest at 19:45 on 20th March 2012 in the Championship.
History of the Leeds United v Nottingham Forest fixture
Leeds United prepare to entertain Nottingham Forest at Elland Road on Tuesday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 42 games played, Whites have recorded 20 wins, and Nottingham Forest have come away with 10 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Elland Road was less than a year ago, in April 2011, when they eased past their opponents in a high-scoring 4-1 thriller, in a Championship match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Tue 29 Nov||Nottm. Forest||0 - 4||Leeds Utd.||Championship|
|2010/2011||Sat 02 Apr||Leeds Utd.||4-1||Nottm. Forest||Championship|
|2010/2011||Sun 15 Aug||Nottm. Forest||1 - 1||Leeds Utd.||Championship|
|2007/2008||Tue 12 Feb||Leeds Utd.||1 - 1||Nottm. Forest||League One|
|2007/2008||Sat 25 Aug||Nottm. Forest||1 - 2||Leeds Utd.||League One|
|2004/2005||Wed 16 Mar||Nottm. Forest||0 - 0||Leeds Utd.||Championship|
|2004/2005||Sat 21 Aug||Leeds Utd.||1 - 1||Nottm. Forest||Championship|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Leeds United have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, The Whites's have scored 9 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 11.
The away form of Nottingham Forest is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Forest have hit 5 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Leeds United's 54 points from 37 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.
Nottingham Forest are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 35 points from 36 matches.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Leeds United are not exactly setting the world alight at Elland Road at the moment, but your FootyMad team are quietly confident that they can ease past Nottingham Forest in this game. Home Win
|Leeds United||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Unbeaten run of 3 matches.
|Nottingham Forest||Not won in previous 2 away matches.
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.
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