Nottingham Forest

Nottingham Forest Football Club, often referred to as Nottingham Forest or just Forest, are an association football club based in West Bridgford, Nottinghamshire, England. Founded in 1865, Forest are the oldest professional football club in the English Football League (EFL). Forest have played home matches at the City Ground since 1898. They currently compete in the EFL Championship, the second tier of the English football league system.

Forest have won one League title, two FA Cups, four League Cups, one FA Charity Shield, two European Cups, and one UEFA Super Cup. The club has competed in the top two tiers of English football since their admission to the Football League, with the exception of five seasons in the third tier. Their most successful period was under the management of Brian Clough and Peter Taylor in the late 1970s and early 1980s, which included back-to-back wins in the European Cup in 1979 and 1980.

In Clough's last decade at the club, Forest won the 1989 and 1990 League Cups and were losing finalists in the 1991 FA Cup Final, before relegation from the Premier League in 1993.

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Nottingham Forest
17 April 2021, 15:14
Chris Hughton: 'Huddersfield defeat sums up our season' -
Chris Hughton admitted the manner of Nottingham Forest's 2-0 defeat to Huddersfield perfectly personified their season of struggle. The home side failed to make the most of three good early chances, before seeing Huddersfield demonstrate the cutting edge they had been missing at the City Ground. Aaron Rowe pounced on a mistake from James Garner to make it 1-0 in first-half stoppage time and Juninho Bacuna struck on the counter-attack with a fine finish in the 61st minute.
17 April 2021, 14:02
Result: Forest 0-2 Huddersfield: Rowe, Bacuna net in vital
Huddersfield took a significant step towards Championship safety as they claimed a 2-0 win over Nottingham Forest at the City Ground. Goals from Aaron Rowe and Juninho Bacuna either side of half-time moved Carlos Corberan's team eight points clear of the bottom three. It was a frustrating afternoon for Chris Hughton, who saw his side suffer familiar issues, as they failed to convert a flurry of early opportunities.
10 April 2021, 17:42
Nigel Pearson admits he asked for crowd noise to be turned
Nigel Pearson revealed that he had asked for the artificial crowd noise at Ashton Gate to be turned off during the first half of their Championship stalemate against Nottingham Forest. Both sides hit a post with first half shots, Alex Mighten for Forest on 27 minutes and Henri Lansbury 15 minutes later for the hosts.
8 April 2021, 16:24
Preview: Bristol City vs. Nottingham Forest - prediction
Bristol City will be desperate to end their seven-game winless run at home when they welcome Nottingham Forest to Ashton Gate in the Championship on Saturday afternoon. Nigel Pearson 's side were put to the sword by Coventry City last time out, while Forest secured back-to-back wins by beating Queens Park Rangers.
5 April 2021, 16:17
Result: Nottingham Forest 3-1 QPR: James Garner scores again
Nottingham Forest scored three goals in a game for the first time in two months and took a giant step towards Championship safety with a 3-1 win over QPR at the City Ground. Chris Hughton 's side had gone 11 games without scoring more than a single goal in the space of 90 minutes, following a 3-0 success over Wycombe in early February.
3 April 2021, 20:52
Preview: Nottingham Forest vs. Queens Park Rangers -
Nottingham Forest and Queens Park Rangers do battle on Monday at the City Ground, with both sides looking to build on victories on Good Friday. The hosts broke a six-game winless run with a victory over Cardiff City, moving them up to 16th spot in the Championship table, while QPR comfortably defeated Coventry City at home to maintain their top-half position.
2 April 2021, 17:43
Chris Hughton hails Alex Mighten as Forest overcome Cardiff -
Nottingham Forest manager Chris Hughton believes teenage talent Alex Mighten is developing into a key player for his side after helping them to a 1-0 victory over Cardiff. The 18-year-old England youth international, who was born in the United States, delivered an impressive first-half performance as Hughton's men moved 10 points clear of the Sky Bet Championship relegation zone.
2 April 2021, 16:06
Result: Cardiff 0-1 Forest: James Garner ends visitors'
Nottingham Forest ended their six-match winless run with a 1-0 victory at Cardiff thanks to James Garner 's first-half strike. The Manchester United loanee struck his second goal of the season to steer Chris Hughton 's men a full 10 points clear of Sky Bet Championship relegation danger. Cardiff failed to back up their south Wales derby victory as they fell further behind in the race for the play-off places after Bournemouth's victory over Middlesbrough moved them four points clear of the eighth-placed Bluebirds with a game in hand.
31 March 2021, 10:36
Preview: Cardiff City vs. Nottingham Forest - prediction
Cardiff City will be looking to build on their South Wales derby victory prior to the international break when they host Nottingham Forest on Friday afternoon. The Bluebirds beat Swansea City 1-0 to keep their playoff hopes alive, while Forest held Brentford 1-1 a fortnight ago to move into 17th place.
20 March 2021, 15:02
Result: Brentford 1-1 Forest: Bees suffer another blow in
Brentford 's stuttering promotion push suffered another blow after being held to a 1-1 draw by Championship strugglers Nottingham Forest. Ivan Toney 's spot-kick - his 28th goal of the season - gave the hosts a first-half lead before Filip Krovinovic controversially levelled just after the hour with Forest's only shot on target.
17 March 2021, 22:39
Daniel Farke: 'We must keep our focus'
Norwich boss Daniel Farke has asked his players to remain focused after breaking a new club record with their ninth consecutive win. Early goals from Teemu Pukki and Kieran Dowell proved enough to clinch a 2-0 triumph at Nottingham Forest, who were soundly outclassed and could only muster one shot on target in response.
17 March 2021, 21:20
Result: Nottingham Forest 0-2 Norwich City: Canaries make it
Norwich set a new club record of nine consecutive wins following a 2-0 triumph at Nottingham Forest. The Canaries moved 10 points clear at the top of the Championship table following early first-half goals from the prolific Teemu Pukki and ex-Forest midfielder Kieran Dowell. Victory saw Daniel Farke's side eclipse the efforts of the club's 2018-19 and 2009-10 teams, who both enjoyed eight-match winning streaks in all competitions.
17 March 2021, 06:35
Wednesday's Championship predictions including Nottingham
QPR vs. Millwall (Wednesday, 7.00pm) © Reuters Queens Park Rangers will be looking to draw level on points with Millwall when the London rivals meet at the Kiyan Prince Foundation Stadium on Wednesday evening. The visitors beat Derby County 1-0 on Saturday to move three points in front of QPR, who lost 1-0 at home to Huddersfield Town on the same day.
15 March 2021, 10:48
Preview: Nottingham Forest vs. Norwich City - prediction
Norwich City will be looking to extend their winning run and tighten their grip on top spot in the Championship when they travel to Nottingham Forest on Wednesday evening. The Canaries have won eight games in a row and are 10 points clear of third place, while Forest are winless in four and are still not assured of safety in 17th place.
13 March 2021, 18:49
Veljko Paunovic "not happy" with Reading draw at
Reading manager Veljko Paunovic said he was disappointed to take only a point from a 1-1 Championship draw at Nottingham Forest, in a game he felt his side should have won. Substitute Yakou Meite earned Reading a point with an 81st-minute equaliser, which cancelled out an own goal from Tom Holmes - four minutes after the interval - as he looked to prevent striker Glenn Murray from applying the killer touch from close range.
13 March 2021, 17:45
Result: Nottingham Forest 1-1 Reading: Royals lose ground in
Substitute Yakou Meite 's late equaliser helped Reading secure a 1-1 Championship draw at Nottingham Forest as the Royals failed to bolster their promotion push with all three points. Chris Hughton 's side took the lead when Reading defender Tom Holmes forced the ball into the back of his own net, as he looked to prevent Glenn Murray from applying the vital touch to Sammy Ameobi 's cross four minutes after half-time.
11 March 2021, 17:07
Xisco Munoz delighted with "big player" Adam Masina
Watford manager Xisco Munoz is looking for more from goalscorer Adam Masina after his strike earned a 1-0 victory over Nottingham Forest. The first-half effort was enough to send the Vicarage Road side to their sixth win in seven games, strengthening their promotion push. It was a first goal in 13 months for the Italian, and while Munoz was happy with his player, he was planning on giving him a more attacking role in the future.
6 March 2021, 14:43
Result: Watford 1-0 Nottingham Forest: Adam Masina propels
A goal by Adam Masina was enough to send Watford into second place, with a 1-0 victory over Nottingham Forest. The first-half effort was enough in a game that put the Vicarage Road outfit into the automatic promotion spots, albeit possibly only temporarily. Watford made one change from their two-goal victory over Wycombe in the week, with the injured Tom Cleverley replaced by Joao Pedro.
4 March 2021, 21:25
Preview: Watford vs. Nottingham Forest - prediction, team
Watford host Nottingham Forest in the Championship on Saturday lunchtime, hoping to move into the automatic promotion places for the first time since early November. Meanwhile, Forest have won four away league games so far in 2021, one more than they managed in 21 away matches in 2020. Match preview © Reuters Watford bounced back from last weekend's defeat at Bournemouth as they comfortably beat basement club Wycombe Wanderers 2-0 at Vicarage Road on Wednesday night.
2 March 2021, 23:37
Chris Hughton laments wasted chances as Forest lose to Luton
Chris Hughton again lamented Nottingham Forest 's lack of cutting edge as Luton left the City Ground with a 1-0 win. Forest almost entirely dominated the first half but failed to make the most of their chances, with Anthony Knockaert and Glenn Murray missing big opportunities in the Championship contest.
28 February 2021, 15:43
Preview: Nottingham Forest vs. Luton Town - prediction, team news, lineups
Two sides with their eyes on the top half of the Championship face off at the City Ground on Tuesday evening as Nottingham Forest host Luton Town. Forest drew 1-1 with Derby County last time out and are one point behind Luton, who beat Sheffield Wednesday 3-2 on Saturday. Match preview © Reuters Forest's relegation fears have been eased in recent weeks thanks to a run of three games without defeat.
26 February 2021, 23:46
Chris Hughton insists Nottingham Forest will not overhype James Garner
Nottingham Forest manager Chris Hughton insisted he would not be over-hyping on-loan Manchester United teenager James Garner after he scored his first goal in league football. The Red Devils midfielder, who spent the first half of the season at Championship rivals Watford, netted from the edge of the penalty box before Colin Kazim-Richards ' late equaliser secured a point from a 1-1 draw for rivals Derby at Pride Park.
26 February 2021, 22:16
Result: Derby 1-1 Forest: Kazim-Richards strikes late to rescue point for Rams
Colin Kazim-Richards struck an 84th-minute equaliser to salvage a 1-1 draw for Derby against local rivals Nottingham Forest. On-loan teenage Manchester United midfielder James Garner had earlier scored his maiden league goal to give Chris Hughton 's side a first-half lead. That goal had looked set to give Forest victory, only for former Turkey striker Kazim-Richards to fire home near the end to earn the home side a share of the spoils in the East Midlands derby at Pride Park.
24 February 2021, 13:44
Preview: Derby County vs. Nottingham Forest - prediction, team news, lineups
Derby County and Nottingham Forest meet in the East Midlands derby on Friday night with both clubs looking to move into the mid-table positions of the Championship standings. Both clubs have won four of their last six fixtures, a considerable improvement after spending much of the campaign occupying places in and around the relegation zone.
23 February 2021, 23:01
Chris Hughton: 'Nottingham Forest have a very happy changing room'
Nottingham Forest manager Chris Hughton said he has a happy changing room as his side pulled off a 1-0 win at Rotherham. Ryan Yates netted the decisive goal midway through the second half as Forest managed to put 10 points between themselves and the Millers, who occupy the final relegation spot. Windy conditions seemed to ruin both sides' style of play in a forgettable first half.
23 February 2021, 22:15
Result: Rotherham 0-1 Forest: Ryan Yates winner boosts Forest's survival hopes
Nottingham Forest managed to put further distance between themselves and the drop zone courtesy of a 1-0 win at Rotherham United. Forest made it four league wins on the road in 2021 as Chris Hughton 's outfit pulled away from Rotherham, who remain in the relegation places and are now 10 points adrift of the visitors.
21 February 2021, 18:10
Blackburn manager Tony Mowbray remains upbeat despite losing run
Tony Mowbray insists he has no concerns about Blackburn's run of four-consecutive Championship defeats continuing - as long as they maintain the performance levels they showed in their 1-0 loss at Nottingham Forest. The Rovers boss was convinced his side deserved something from a game in which Brice Samba produced a fantastic save to keep out Adam Armstrong 's penalty, after the goalkeeper had himself brought down Ryan Nyambe to concede the 73rd-minute spot-kick.
20 February 2021, 18:28
Blackburn manager Tony Mowbray remains upbeat despite losing run
Tony Mowbray insists he has no concerns about Blackburn's run of four-consecutive Championship defeats continuing - as long as they maintain the performance levels they showed in their 1-0 loss at Nottingham Forest. The Rovers boss was convinced his side deserved something from a game in which Brice Samba produced a fantastic save to keep out Adam Armstrong 's penalty, after the goalkeeper had himself brought down Ryan Nyambe to concede the 73rd-minute spot-kick.
20 February 2021, 17:40
Result: Forest 1-0 Blackburn: Alex Mighten propels Forest to vital three points
Teenager Alex Mighten scored the second goal of his career to help Nottingham Forest to a narrow 1-0 Championship victory over Blackburn that helped ease their fears of relegation. Chris Hughton 's side also needed a Brice Samba penalty save to deny Adam Armstrong, as the keeper made amends for conceding the 73rd-minute spot-kick in the first place.
17 February 2021, 22:36
Steve Cooper has no issues with picking up ugly victories
Swansea head coach Steve Cooper says he has no problem with winning ugly after Connor Roberts gave his promotion-chasing side a priceless 1-0 win over Nottingham Forest. Cooper's men moved back into third after Roberts' 87th-minute winner, with the Wales defender's header a carbon copy of his goal at Forest earlier this season.
17 February 2021, 21:37
Result: Connor Roberts hits late winner as Swansea City overcome Nottingham Forest
Connor Roberts ' 87th-minute header earned Swansea a 1-0 win over Nottingham Forest and gave their automatic promotion push a major boost. Chris Hughton's visitors were left kicking themselves as they had the game's best opportunities and the in-form Swans struggled to find their rhythm. Anthony Knockaert was Forest's main threat, but the visitors paid the price for failing to convert and Wales full-back Roberts made them rue those missed chances late on.
15 February 2021, 12:11
Preview: Swansea City vs. Nottingham Forest - prediction, team news, lineups
Swansea City 's automatic promotion hopes from the Championship remain in their own hands as they prepare for Wednesday's visit of Nottingham Forest. The Swans are four points behind second-placed Brentford and five adrift of Norwich City, though they have two games in hand to play on both sides. Forest enter the midweek round of fixtures 16th in the table, meanwhile, five points above the relegation zone.
13 February 2021, 16:33
Jonathan Woodgate not thinking about long-term Bournemouth future
Jonathan Woodgate confirmed he would still be in charge of Bournemouth for Wednesday's clash with Rotherham as he praised his side for being "solid" in their goalless Championship draw at Middlesbrough. The interim manager made it three games unbeaten since he taking charge of the Cherries as they held out for a point at the City Ground.
13 February 2021, 14:56
Result: Glenn Murray goes closest as Forest and Bournemouth share the spoils
Glenn Murray almost helped Nottingham Forest claim all three points against his former club Bournemouth as the two sides fought out a 0-0 draw at the City Ground. The veteran striker came as close as anyone to breaking the deadlock when he was denied late in the second half as his header was cleared off the line.
11 February 2021, 19:11
Preview: Nottingham Forest vs. Bournemouth - prediction, team news, lineups
Jonathan Woodgate will be aiming to continue his winning start as caretaker Bournemouth boss when his side travel to Nottingham Forest in the Championship on Saturday. The former England international is in charge of the Cherries while the club search for a replacement for Jason Tindall and has two victories from two games.
4 February 2021, 15:38
Preview: Wycombe Wanderers vs. Nottingham Forest - prediction, team news, lineups
Wycombe Wanderers play host to Nottingham Forest on Saturday afternoon sitting 12 points adrift of safety in the Championship standings. Meanwhile, Forest make the trip to Adams Park on the back of an excellent 2-1 win at Coventry City, a result which has moved the club into 19th position. Match preview © Reuters When Forest succumbed to a 5-1 defeat at Swansea City in the FA Cup, Chris Hughton would have been aware that it was make-or-break time for his team's season.