Nottingham will welcome Cardiff to City Ground on Saturday for a match of the 2nd round of the Championship. The two sides are neighbors in the bottom of the standings early in the season, occupying 22nd and 23 places with no points yet.
Nottingham vs Cardiff Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Nottingham||win||4 W/ 3 D/ 13 L||2 W/ 1 D/ 7 L|
|Cardiff||loss||13 W/ 3 D/ 4 L||7 W/ 1 D/ 2 L|
Last game between the teams: 2020-02-25 Championship: Cardiff – Nottingham 0:1; Tiago Silva 49′
Last game at this venue: 2019-11-30 Championship: Nottingham – Cardiff 0:1; Nathaniel Mendez-Laing 14′
The last meeting between the two teams ended in a win for Nottingham, who prevailed with a slender 0:1 away from home, back in February of this year. Before that triumph, Nottingham had gone ten H2H clashes without a win and were on a five game losing streak. Only one draw has been registered across the last sixteen encounters. Just one of the last five matches featuered over 2,5 goals and only the same witnessed goals at both ends.
Nottingham vs Cardiff Stats
|As of 16/09||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Nottingham||loss||2 W/ 3 D/ 5 L||2 W/ 1 D/ 2 L|
|Cardiff||loss||5 W/ 0 D/ 5 L||3 W/ 0 D/ 2 L|
Last Game Nottingham: 2020-09-12 Championship: QPR – Nottingham 2:0; Lyndon Dykes 54′(penalty), Ilias Chair 90′
Next Game Nottingham: 2020-09-26 Championship: Huddersfield – Nottingham
Last Game Cardiff: 2020-09-12 Championship: Cardiff – Sheffield Wednesday 0:2; Josh Windass 4′, Jordan Rhodes 44′
Next Game Cardiff: 2020-09-26 Championship: Cardiff – Reading
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2.5 goals||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Nottingham's last game ended in disappointment, as the Forest lost with 2:0 their visit to QPR in the first round of the new season in the Championship. The team is on a poor run of four straight defeats and without a victory in eight consecutive outings. Two of their last five encounters resulted in over 2,5 goals, and only the same two also saw both involved sides to score. Nottingham did not concede in only one of their last thirteen matches.
Cardiff's last game was at home against Sheffield Wednesday on 12/09 and ended in a heartbreak, as Wednesday recorded a comfortbale 0:2 victory. Cardiff are on a run of two back-to-back defeats. No draw has been registered in their last ten encounters. Three of the team’s last five meetings produced over 2,5 goals, while one witnessed goals scored at both ends. Those five games also saw Cardiff able to keep one clean sheet.
Nottingham vs Cardiff News
Missing Players Nottingham: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Missing Players Cardiff: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Nottingham vs Cardiff Predictions
Over 2,5 goals – 2.20 @ bet365