Blackburn Rovers vs Nottingham Forest Match Analysis & Prediction
21/12/2022 10:45 pm
EFL Cup will see Blackburn Rovers square of Nottingham Forest this weekend at Ewood Park. Match day schedules for December 21 at 21: 45 EAT.
After beating Ajax and Hearts 6-0 in mid-season friendlies, Blackburn Rovers a disappointing return to league action, as they lost 4-1 to Preston. The Rovers have not shown much weakness in recent games at Ewood Park, winning six of their last seven competitive matches.
Blackburn Rovers will aim for another win following 0-2 Championship triumph over Norwich city in their most recent outing. In that match, Blackburn had 40% possession and seven shots with three of them on target while Norwich City got 19 shots with four of them on target.
Nottingham Forest started the season rather disappointingly but went into the World Cup break with some momentum after wins against Tottenham Hotspur and Crystal Palace. Nottingham Forest have performed better in recent meetings between these two sides, winning four and losing one of their last five encounters.
Nottingham Forest on the other side also heads into this game off the back off 1-2 Club Friendlies win over Valencia in their most recent outing.
Blackburn Rovers vs. Nottingham Forest Head to head
Blackburn Rovers boasts the upper hand in the head to head history of this match having won 14 times from the 31 encounters since 1994; Nottingham Forest won eight times while nine matches ended in draws.
Blackburn Rovers Team News
The home team will be without the services of Callum Brittain, Jack Vale, and Sam Barnes who are sidelined through injuries.
Blackburn Rovers 's Last 5 Matches
02/12/2022Blackburn4Heart of Midlothian0Club Friendlies
Nottingham Forest Team News
As for the visitors, the trio of Toffolo, Niakhate and Biancon are sidelined with injuries while Orel Mangala just returned from the injury.
Nottingham Forest 's Last 5 Matches
06/12/2022Atromitos Athinon3Nottingham2Club Friendlies
12/11/2022Nottingham1Crystal Palace0Premier League
Blackburn Rovers vs. Nottingham Forest : Odds and Predictions
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