Nottingham Forest vs Fulham Prediction: Statistical Analysis of Goals, Odds and Winner

Nottingham Forest vs Fulham Prediction: Statistical Analysis of Goals, Odds and Winner
Nottingham Forest vs Fulham Prediction

When is Nottingham Forest most likely to score a goal? Nottingham Forest has not been very good at goal-scoring in the current EPL season. 75% of their goals have come in the second half.

When is Fulham most likely to score a goal? Fulham has also scored more number of goals in the second half. They have scored 33.3% of the goals in the time frame of 45-60 minutes.

Who is most likely to score for Nottingham Forest? Brennan Johnson has a higher probability to score for Forest than the other players in the next game.

Who is most likely to score for Fulham? Aleksander Mitrovic has looked in amazing form this season. He is expected to score in the upcoming match as well.

CrowdWisdom360 Prediction: Nottingham Forest 1 Fulham 2
All statistical analysis is based on historic performance. Player performance in the final may not necessarily replicate the recent performances.

Nottingham Forest is set to lock horns with Fulham for the next EPL fixture on Friday, 16 September. It has been a disappointing return to the Premier League for Forest as they have got just 1 win out of the first 6 fixtures. Steve Cooper’s men will aim to avoid their fourth straight defeat when they meet the Cottagers in the upcoming match. Fulham has looked inconsistent so far but they have managed to stay in the top 10 on the points table. The Cottagers will look to dominate the hosts and secure 3 points at the City Ground Stadium on Friday.

Nottingham Forest vs Fulham Prediction: Goals Scored and Conceded

Nottingham Forest

Time FrameGoals ScoredGoals Conceded
First 15 minutes02
16 to 30 minutes11
31 to 45 minutes31
46 to 60 minutes02
61 to 75 minutes02
76 to 90 minutes24
First Half44
Second Half28
Total (Last 5 Matches)612

Fulham

Time FrameGoals ScoredGoals Conceded
First 15 minutes10
16 to 30 minutes11
31 to 45 minutes02
46 to 60 minutes32
61 to 75 minutes03
76 to 90 minutes21
First Half23
Second Half56
Total (Last 5 Matches)79
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Nottingham Forest vs Fulham Prediction: Forwards Statistics

  • The Wales professional footballer Brennan Johnson spearheads the forward attack for Nottingham Forest. He has scored 2 goals so far and played at an average of 1.5 shots per game. Johnson has also got a dribbling success of 83%. Taiwo Awoniyi is a good substitute option. He has added 1 goal to his name this season and maintained a passing accuracy of 79%.
  • Fulham’s attack is led by the star Serbian striker Aleksander Mitrovic. Mitrovic has played vital role in his team’s good scoring rate in the Premier League as he has scored 6 goals so far. He has played at an average of 4.5 shots per match. Daniel James comes in as a substitute. James has an average of 0.6 key passes per game with 62% success in the ground duels in the current EPL season.

Top Scorers for Nottingham Forest in Last Season:

  • Brennan Johnson (16 goals)
  • Lewis Grabban (12 goals)
  • Ryan Yates (8 goals)

Top Scorers for Fulham in Last Season:

  • Aleksander Mitrovic (43 goals)
  • Fabio Carvalho (10 goals)
  • Harry Wilson (10 goals)
GoalsShots On Target Per Game
Nottingham Forest
Brennan Johnson20.5
Taiwo Awoniyi10.3
Sam Surridge00
Fulham
Aleksander Mitrovic62.5
Daniel James00.2
Manor Solomon00.0

Nottingham Forest vs Fulham Prediction: Yellow Card Statistics

  • Nottingham Forest:
Yellow Cards
Joe Worrall3
Scott McKenna3
Brennan Johnson2
  • Fulham:
Yellow Cards
Joao Palhinha4
Bobby Reid3
Kenny Tete3

Nottingham Forest vs Fulham Prediction: Midfield Statistics

Passing AccuracyKey Passes Per Game
Nottingham Forest
Ryan Yates87%0.5
Lewis O’Brien80%0.8
Morgan Gibbs-White79%1.0
Fulham
Joao Palhinha81%0.0
Andreas Pereira69%1.8
Tom Cairney86%0.3

The midfield panel of Nottingham consists of players like Ryan Yates and Lewis O’Brien. Yates is playing the current season with a passing accuracy of 87% along with 63% success in the aerial duels. O’Brien’s passing accuracy stands at 80% so far. He also won 62% of the ground duels.

In the midfield, the top midfielders for Cottagers include Joao Palhinha and Andreas Pereira. Palhinha has scored 1 goal this season. He also maintained an average of 5 tackles per game along with 65% success in the ground duels. Pereira has played with an average of 1.8 key passes per match. He also assisted in 1 goal.

Nottingham Forest vs Fulham Prediction: Defence Statistics

Clearances Per GameTackles Per Game
Nottingham Forest
Neco Williams1.74.5
Steve Cook3.51.0
Joe Worrall3.22.3
Fulham
Tim Ream5.01.5
Kenny Tete3.03.7
Antonee Robinson4.02.3

Neco Williams and Steve Cook are some of the leading defenders for Forest. Williams has played the current EPL season at an average of 4.5 tackles per game with 54% success in the ground duels. Cook has also looked decent so far with an average of 3.5 clearances per match, winning 91% of the aerial duels.

Fulham’s wall of defence consists of players like Tim Ream and Antonee Robinson. Ream has an average of 5 clearances and 2.2 interceptions per game till now. Robinson’s clearance average stands at 4 per match as of now. He also got 60% dribbling success.

Nottingham Forest vs Fulham Prediction: Goalkeeper Stats

Dean Henderson (Nottingham Forest)Bernd Leno (Fulham)
Saves Per Game4.2 (64%)4.8 (73%)
Clean Sheet10

Nottingham Forest’s goalkeeper Dean Henderson has been good in the current season. He has played at an average of 4.2 saves per game so far with 1 clean sheet.

Bernd Leno has also given a praiseworthy performance for the Cottagers. He has maintained an average of 4.8 saves per game with a 74% success rate.

Nottingham Forest vs Fulham Prediction: Team Stats (All Competitions)

StatsNottingham ForestFulham
Matches1411
Goals per game1.071.45
Goals conceding per game1.571.64
Clean Sheets42
Ball Possesion %36.82%41.67%

Nottingham Forest vs Fulham Prediction: Head to Head Statistics

Matches: 102 | Nottingham Forest: 32 | Draw: 28 | Fulham: 42

Recent 5 Meetings: Nottingham Forest: 2 | Draw: 0 | Fulham: 3

Last Meeting: Nottingham Forest defeated Fulham with a score of 1-0 in the League Championship on 26 April 2022.

Key Highlights: This fixture

In the last five games against Fulham, Nottingham has:

  • Scored 0.60 goals per match.
  • One clean sheet
  • Scored 1 goal per match in the last five home games.

In the last five games against Nottingham, Fulham has:

  • Scored 1.6 goal per match.
  • Three clean sheet
  • Scored 2 goals per match in the last five away fixtures.

Nottingham Forest vs Fulham Prediction: Comparative Analysis

Nottingham Forest in this Premier League, Playing at home has:

  • Scored 1 goal per match.
  • One clean sheet.
  • Conceded 1.66 goals per match.

Fulham in this Premier League, Playing away has:

  • Scored 0.66 goals per match.
  • One clean sheet.
  • Conceded 1.33 goal per match.

Nottingham Forest vs Fulham Prediction: Winning Odds

Nottingham ForestFulham
FcTables2.802.60
SofaScore2.802.50
BettingExpert2.802.50

Nottingham Forest vs Fulham Betting tips

Fulham to win by 1 goal: @+340 Bet here

  • Fulham has scored 0.67 goals in the away fixtures this season. However, team from craven cottage has played some tough matches at the start of the season. Nottingham has conceded 1.8 goals in the home fixtures and scored 1 goal per match.

Mitrovic to score: Anytime Goal scorer @+137

  • Mitrovic has scored 6 goals in the Last 6 matches and Fulham is Expected to Dominate Nottingham. He will get his chances and has the Highest probability to score.

*All statistical analysis is based on historic performance. Player performance in the final may not necessarily replicate the recent performances.

Nottingham Forest vs Fulham Prediction: Team News

Nottingham:

  • In Forest’s 1-0 win against West Ham last month, Moussa Niakhate suffered a hamstring injury, which Steve Cooper confirmed is likely to keep him out for months.
  • A hairline fracture of Omar Richards’ leg could sideline him until after the international break, with Cooper reporting he was making ‘good progress’.

Fulham:

  • Fulham are preparing for Harry Wilson’s return as he seeks to make his first appearance of the season. Wilson has been out since the summer with a knee injury, so the trip to Nottingham may be too soon, but he may return after the international break.
  • After undergoing knee surgery last month, Manor Solomon is likely to miss another couple of months, while Antonee Robinson sprained his ankle against Tottenham.

Nottingham Forest vs Fulham Prediction: Predicted Lineup

Nottingham Forest (3-4-2-1): Henderson, Worrall, Cook, McKenna; Williams, Yates, Kuyate, Lodi; Gibbs-White, Lingard; Johnson

Fulham (4-2-3-1): Leno; Robinson, Ream, Adarabioyo, Tete; Palhinha, Reed; Kebano, Pereira, Reid; Mitrovic

Nottingham Forest vs Fulham Prediction: Final Analysis and Prediction

It will be a mighty challenge for Nottingham Forest to trouble the visitors after 3 back-to-back defeats. However, they will be having the home advantage on their side. The defence needs to have a good strategy to counter Mitrovic. Fulham, on the other hand, will be eager to return back to winning ways by dominating Forest in their own backyard. It is expected to be a close contest between these two clubs on Friday. All the predictions and betting platforms are giving a slight upper hand to Fulham for this matchup.

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