Nottingham Forest and Derby County shared a goalless draw at the City Ground for the first time since April 1906, on a day when the home side almost refused to attack. The excitement and anticipation leading up the East Midlands clash created a real fervour, none more so than just before kick-off.
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A look at the hottest transfer news as it concerns Real Madrid CF Rumors 18 Mar 2018, 03:48 IST Real Madrid has not had the best of seasons in domestic competitions but Los Merengues have continued to be as imperious in Europe as they were last season.Following the lifting of both the La Liga and UEFA Champions League trophies last season, manager Zinedine Zidane and club supremo Florentino Perez decided against making marquee signings in order to maintain the good balance the squad had.Instead, the club focused on bringing in young players like Theo Hernandez & Dani Ceballos to act…... [Read more]
Nottingham Forest may be 10 league places below Derby County in the Championship, but are in a much better position to beat their East Midlands rivals on Sunday. The Reds are currently oozing with confidence having extended their unbeaten run to five in the league on Tuesday night away at Norwich and are finally starting to find their rhythm. This is something they can use in their quest for local bragging rights. Unlike Forest, Derby are going into the game with an unwanted form, only winning once in their past nine league games and have lost their grip on an…... [Read more]
FOREST GREEN are in a relegation battle. Poor away form is dragging them down. Rovers are on the road again on Wednesday to Exeter. Fans will have travelled 728 miles in support of their team at considerable expense. This is not the time to look for villains. The 107 who went to Carlisle are true heroes. I have been with then on many occasions (Gateshead, Grimsby, Dover) and it has been a privilege. They are the beating heart of the club. Players and managers may come and go, but these true loyalists are here for the duration. They are wise…... [Read more]
0 Have your say AFTER seeing Leeds United held to a goalless draw against Championship visitors Nottingham Forest, the YEP’s Lee Sobot looks at a few key talking points from the Elland Road clash on New Year’s Day. READ MORE - Phil Hay’s Big Match Verdict on Leeds United’s 0-0 draw with Nottingham ForestLuke Ayling’s injuryAyling has been one of United’s biggest success stories since joining from Bristol City in August 2016 and the 26-year-old has made the Whites right back spot his own.But it was pretty clear that the defender would have to be substituted after receiving a knock…... [Read more]
Nottingham Forest have had a rollercoaster of a 2017, going from battling at the bottom to pushing the teams at top. 2017 started with Nottingham Forest just two points above the drop zone, losing their first game of the year 1-0 to Barnsley. In January, after a goalless draw with fellow strugglers Birmingham City, the long-awaited sacking of Phillipe Montanier came. The Frenchman was in charge for 30 games at the City Ground, winning 9 and losing 15 as his Forest side slumped towards the bottom half of the table. After a good interim spell from Gary Brazil, Mark Warburton…... [Read more]