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Nottm Forest Barnsley betting prediction

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A game that is thought to be very balanced from start to finish. The visiting club should dominate and enjoy the best chances to score goals, but with difficulties when finalizing, since it acts against a competent opponent when it acts as a visitor. On the other hand, Nottingham Forest will enter the field with a great goal, scoring points, however, it should have difficulties to deceive Barnsley's defensive line. Thus, risking in favor of a game with few goals is a good option.
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Nottingham Forest and Barnsley meet at The City Ground, in a match for the 27th round of the Championship. Barnsley got a home win by (2‑0), in the last league head‑to‑head, played in 21‑11‑2020. The head‑to‑head history at this stadium, favours the home team, since in the last 3 head‑to‑heads they won 2 and lost 1. Accordingly, in the last head‑to‑head played at this stadium, for the Championship, on 21‑09‑2019, Nottingham Forest won by (1‑0). B. Watson (56' ) scored the only goal of the match. The home/away factor is worth special atention, since although this is a match between 20th and 12th of the league table, it’s also a match between the 16th best team in home matches and the 17th best in away matches.

Analysis Nottm Forest

The home team is currently in the 20th position of the league, with 25 points won, after 6 wins, 7 draws and 12 losses. In the penultimate match, they won in a home match against Millwall, by (3‑1). In the last match, they lost in a home match against Middlesbrough, by (1‑2). This is a team that usually plays better at home, where they have won 16 points, against only 9 points in away matches. They come to this match after a away loss against Swansea City by (5‑1). For the league, Nottingham Forest won 15 points out of 30 possible points, after 4 wins, 3 draws and 3 losses in the last 10 home matches. They haven't been very strong defensively, since they have suffered goals in 7 of the last 10 matches, but their offense has scored frequently, since they have scored goals in 8 of the last 10 matches for this competition. This is a team that has had a hard time trying to score first. They have opened up the score in only 6 of the last 25 matches for the Championship, they have reached half‑time in front in 4 of those 6 matches and held on to the lead until the end of the 90' in all of them. In 25 matches for this competition, they have conceded the first goal 17 times and have never been able to turn the score around. In the last 13 home matches for this competition there is 1 period that stands out: they have scored 6 of their 14 goals between minutes (76'‑90').

Nottingham Forest comes to this clash with a 5-1 defeat at Swansea, in a game counting for the FA Cup. In the last game in the championship, the home team lost (1-2) to Middlesbrough. In this home game, coach Chris Hughton should play in the usual 4-3-3 with Cafú as the main organizer and creator of the offensive process. Striker Lyle Taylor is the top scorer for this Nottingham Forest team with 4 goals scored. For this game, the home team cannot count on Yuri Ribeiro, suspended, as well as Jack Colback and Luke Freeman, both with physical problems.

Confirmed Lineup: Brice Samba, Gaëtan Bong, Cyrus Christie, Tobias Figueiredo, Joe Worrall, Sammy Ameobi, Anthony Knockaert, Filip Krovinović, Samba Sow, Cafú, Lewis Grabban.

Analysis Barnsley

The away team is currently in the 12th position of the league, with 35 points won, after 10 wins, 5 draws and 11 losses. In the penultimate match, they lost in an away match against Watford, by (1‑0). In the last match, they tied in a home match against Cardiff City, by (2‑2). This is a team that usually makes good use of the home advantage, since they have won 14 points in away matches and 21 at their stadium, with 16 goals scored and 15 conceded at home, against 13 goals scored and 19 conceded in away matches. In the last 10 away league matches Barnsley has a record of 4 wins, 1 draw and 5 losses, so they have won 13 points out of 30 possible. Defensive consistency hasn’t been their best feature, as they have conceded at least one goal in each of the last 10 matches for this competition. In 26 matches for this competition, they have conceded the first goal 15 times and have only turned the score around in 4.

Barnsley comes to this game with a 2-2 home draw against Cardiff, putting an end to the three consecutive losses in this competition: the goals of the team were signed by Cauley Woodrow and Mads Juel Andersen. In this match against Nottingham Forest we should observe a visiting club organized in 3-4-3, with Victor Adeboyejo, Dominik Frieser and Cauley Woodrow as the most advanced men in the team. It should be noted that the visiting club exhibits quality in maintaining ball possession and organizing its block. For this match, coach Valérien Ismaël will not be bale to count on Aapo Halme, Liam Kitching and Ben Williams, all with physical problems.

Confirmed Lineup: Bradley Collins, Mads Juel Andersen, Toby Sibbick, Callum Brittain, Michał Helik, Alex Mowatt, Herbie Kane, Dominik Frieser, Callum Styles, Cauley Woodrow, Conor Chaplin.

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👉 Which is the recommended bet for the Nottingham Forest Barnsley match?

The tip and bet suggestion for the Nottingham Forest vs Barnsley match, on 30 January 2021, of the preview written by the editors of Betting Academy Ghana, goes to: Under 2,5 goals ⇒ odd 1.61 at bet365.

👉 In which stadium will the Nottingham Forest Barnsley be played?

The Nottingham Forest vs Barnsley on 30 January 2021 will be played at Nottingham, The City Ground.

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Championship - 2020/2021

  • 72% 396 / 552 Games

  • Home team wins 42.17%
  • Draws 25%
  • Away team wins 32.83%
  • Over 1.5 67.42%
  • Over 2.5 40.15%
  • Over 3.5 16.67%
  • Goals 892
  • Goals /match 2.25
  • Goals /match home 1.23
  • Goals /match away 1.03
  • Both teams score 44.95%
  • Goals after 80' 17.83%
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