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Nottingham Forest vs AFC Bournemouth prediction 2023-12-23

Nottingham Forest
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2023-12-23
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AFC Bournemouth
Prediction: 1-1
AFC Bournemouth
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Probability of win
Nottingham Forest — 38.5%
Draw — 25.6%
AFC Bournemouth — 35.9%
Our Prediction
Winner: AFC Bournemouth;
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   Nottingham Forest, who have been struggling lately, will try to end their six-game winless streak when they take on Bournemouth in round 18 of the Premier League. The Reds have been sliding down the standings, but Saturday's match could be a turning point for the team. Scott Mckenna and Joe Worrall are both suspended for the match, and there are doubts about the availability of former Tottenham right-back Serge Aurier.
   Meanwhile, Bournemouth has been in good form, having recently beaten Crystal Palace and Manchester United, with their match against Luton being abandoned. Despite Nottingham Forest's strong record at the City Ground, the visiting side is the favorite to win. Injuries continue to plague Bournemouth, with Darren Randolph, Lloyd Kelly, Max Aarons, Emiliano Marcondes, and Ryan Fredericks all sidelined.

Prediction: 1-2 (Bournemouth)

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Six of Nottingham Forest's last eight home games have seen fewer than 2.5 goals scored. The appointment of Nuno Espirito Santo is unlikely to change that trend, as he will focus on strengthening the defense rather than improving an attack that has scored just 17 goals this season. This suggests the likelihood of another low-scoring game at the City Ground.

Nottingham Forest have failed to score in three of their last four matches, including the previous two at the City Ground. They are unlikely to score many goals against Bournemouth, who haven't lost in their last five matches and recently picked up clean victories over top-ranked Newcastle and Manchester United.

Prediction: Under 2.5 Match Goals

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Both to score
Yes
55.56%
No
44.44%
Total
More 2.5
More 3.5
Less 2.5
Less 3.5
51.5%
29.4%
48.5%
70.6%
Individual total
More 0.5
More 1.5
Less 0.5
Less 1.5
Nottingham Forest
75.3%
40.7%
24.7%
59.2%
AFC Bournemouth
73.8%
38.7%
26.2%
61.3%
Correct score
0:0
0:1
0:2
0:3
0:4
1:0
1:1
1:2
1:3
1:4
6.5%
8.7%
5.8%
2.6%
0.9%
9.1%
12.1%
8.1%
3.6%
1.2%
2:0
2:1
2:2
2:3
2:4
3:0
3:1
3:2
3:3
3:4
6.3%
8.5%
5.7%
2.5%
0.8%
2.9%
3.9%
2.6%
1.2%
0.4%
Nottingham Forest AFC Bournemouth
Games 38 38
Wins 9 13
Losses 20 16
Draws 9 9
Goals 49 54
Goals per game 1.3 1.4
Conceded per game 1.8 1.8
Attacks 85.1 99
Corners per game 3.9 6.2
Yellow cards per game 2.1 2.1
Fouls per game 11.3 13.3
Latest matches
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Nottingham Forest
Chelsea
2
3
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Nottingham Forest
Manchester City
0
2
2024-04-13
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Nottingham Forest
Wolverhampton Wanderers
2
2
2024-04-02
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Nottingham Forest
Fulham
3
1
2024-03-30
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Nottingham Forest
Crystal Palace
1
1
2024-05-19
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Chelsea
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2
1
2024-05-04
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Arsenal
AFC Bournemouth
3
0
2024-04-24
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Wolverhampton Wanderers
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0
1
2024-04-21
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Aston Villa
AFC Bournemouth
3
1
Premier League
Team Games Win. Draws Lost Goals Points
Manchester City 38 28 7 3 96:34 91
Arsenal 38 28 5 5 91:29 89
Liverpool 38 24 10 4 86:41 82
Aston Villa 38 20 8 10 76:61 68
Tottenham Hotspur 38 20 6 12 74:61 66
Chelsea 38 18 9 11 77:63 63
Manchester United 38 18 6 14 57:58 60
Newcastle United 38 18 6 14 85:62 60
West Ham United 38 14 10 14 60:74 52
Crystal Palace 38 13 10 15 57:58 49
Everton 38 13 9 16 40:51 48
Brighton & Hove Albion 38 12 12 14 55:62 48
AFC Bournemouth 38 13 9 16 54:67 48
Fulham 38 13 8 17 55:61 47
Wolverhampton Wanderers 38 13 7 18 50:65 46
Brentford 38 10 9 19 56:65 39
Nottingham Forest 38 9 9 20 49:67 36
Luton Town 38 6 8 24 52:85 26
Burnley 38 5 9 24 41:78 24
Sheffield United 38 3 7 28 35:104 16
Top scorers
Nottingham Forest
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C. Wood (14)
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C. Hudson-Odoi (8)
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T. Awoniyi (6)
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A. Elanga (5)
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M. Gibbs-White (5)
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W. Boly (2)
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N. Domínguez (2)
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D. dos Santos de Oliveira (2)
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T. Olaoluwa Aina (1)
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O. Mangala (1)
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H. Toffolo (1)
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M. Niakhate (1)
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R. Yates (1)
AFC Bournemouth
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D. Solanke (19)
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A. Semenyo (8)
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J. Kluivert (7)
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M. Senesi (4)
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M. Tavernier (3)
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L. Sinisterra Lucumí (2)
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P. Billing (2)
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E. Ünal (2)
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D. Brooks (1)
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K. Moore (1)
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Dango Ouattara (1)
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A. Scott (1)
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I. Zabarnyi (1)
Top assists
Nottingham Forest
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M. Gibbs-White
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A. Elanga
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H. Toffolo
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T. Awoniyi
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G. Montiel
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D. dos Santos de Oliveira
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N. Domínguez
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M. Santiago Costa dos Santos
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S. Aurier
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C. Wood
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N. Williams
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C. Hudson-Odoi
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T. Olaoluwa Aina
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D. Okoth Origi
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G. Reyna
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W. Boly
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R. Yates
AFC Bournemouth
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R. Christie
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M. Senesi
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M. Tavernier
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D. Solanke
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L. Cook
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P. Billing
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E. Ünal
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Dango Ouattara
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A. Smith
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L. Sinisterra Lucumí
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A. Semenyo
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D. Brooks
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A. Scott
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K. Milos
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C. Mepham
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M. Aarons
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L. Kelly
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J. Kluivert
Premier League Nottingham Forest AFC Bournemouth
Number of matches 380 38 38
Average win rate (%) 39.2 23.7 34.2
Goals per match 3.3 1.3 1.4
Yellow per match 4.4 2.1 2.1
Corners per match 10.8 3.9 6.2
Home goals per match 1.8 1.4 1.4
Away goals per match 1.5 1.2 1.4
Player rating 6.9 6.8 6.8

A Tale of Two Titans: Nottingham Forest and AFC Bournemouth

British football's rich history and tangible passion paint a vibrant picture of the nation's favourite pastime. Among the teams that have contributed significantly to this colourful tapestry are Nottingham Forest and AFC Bournemouth. Based in different regions and bearing distinct historical trajectories, these two clubs nevertheless share one thing in common – a remarkable legacy worthy of exploration and praise.

The Root of Triumph: Nottingham Forest’s Chronicle

Formed in 1865, Nottingham Forest is one of England's oldest football clubs, trailed by 150 years filled with ups, downs, and moments of sublime glory. The team competes at the City Ground, home to Forest since 1898, and one of English football's most revered venues.

Nottingham Forest's history took a dramatic turn when Brian Clough took over as manager in 1975. Under Clough's helm, Forest earned promotion to the top tier of English football in 1977, where they have largely remained ever since.

The pinnacle of Forest's history, however, was the back-to-back European Cup wins in 1979 and 1980, making it one of only a handful of English clubs with multiple European Cup victories.

AFC Bournemouth: The Cherries' History Laced in Persistence

AFC Bournemouth, affectionately known as the Cherries, came into existence much later than their Forest counterparts. Formed in 1899, the Cherries have nurtured an intriguing history of their own, significantly marked by survival and resilience.

The club is renowned for fighting back against adversity, most notably in the 2008-09 season when the Cherries faced a 17-point deduction in League Two, due to financial irregularities. The team's determination and fighting spirit shone through when they survived that year, beginning a steady ascent up the leagues.

The Cherries reached the pinnacle of their history by achieving promotion to the Premier League in 2015, under the management of Eddie Howe. In their inaugural Premier League season in 2015–16, they finished 16th, defying predictions of immediate relegation.

While the team has since experienced relegation, and celebrated promotion, their legacy as fighters and unexpected contenders is well cemented in the annals of English football.

Legacies in Both Similarities and Differences

Despite their varying historical narratives, both Nottingham Forest and AFC Bournemouth have etched their legacies into English football's history. Also, although the two clubs have their distinct challenges and triumphs, they all share a common thread – an unwavering spirit, a palpable passion and an enviable persistence that continues to resonate with football fans around the world.

In Summary

The histories of Nottingham Forest and AFC Bournemouth serve as a potent illustration of the breadth and depth of emotion, passion, and intrigue that football brings. These two storied clubs, although very different in their paths, have each authored captivating tales of their own, leaving an indelible mark on the sport. The future holds promising challenges and new chapters to add to their already impressive histories with the hope of more glories and mountains to climb.