Nottingham Forest vs Chelsea – Preview, Tips and Odds

England: Premier League
Nottingham
Full Time
1:1
Chelsea
Highlights and Stats


The teams of Nottingham Forest and Chelsea will face each other on Sunday at The City Ground for a game of the 18th round of Premier League. The Forest are currently on 19th position in the table with 13 points, while the Blues are on the 8th place with 11 points separating both sides.

Nottingham Forest vs Chelsea Head to Head

TeamLast Game 2020/01/05Last 20 Games
Nottingham
loss
  • ?
  • Laway
  • Laway
  • Laway
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Laway
  • Dhome
  • Waway
  • Lhome
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Dhome
  • Daway
Chelsea
win
  • ?
  • Whome
  • Whome
  • Whome
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Dhome
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Lhome
  • Waway
  • Laway
  • Dhome
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Dhome
  • Daway
  • Dhome

Worth Mentioning

The previous clash between the teams ended with the score of 2:0 to Chelsea. It was held back on the 5th of January 2020. Chelsea are currently on a run of three straight wins. Both teams scored in one of the last three games and one produced over 2.5 goals. Throughout the extent of this period, the Forest was not successful at all in maintaining a clean sheet, and the Blues managed to prevent goals in their net on two occasions. The results of the last three encounters show an average of 3.33 goals per match.

Nottingham Forest vs Chelsea Last Games Averages

*Average Metrics based on available data from last 20 games

NottinghamChelsea
  • Goals

    1.10
    1.25
  • Fouls

    10.00
    8.50
  • Corners

    3.00
    8.50
  • Offsides

    1.50
    2.50
  • Cards

    1.00
    1.00
  • Posession

    32%
    68%

Nottingham Forest Form

  • ?
  • Laway
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Whome
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Laway
  • Dhome

Nottingham Forest’s last game ended in a loss when visiting versus Manchester United with the score after the final whistle being 3:0. Playing on home ground worked miracles throughout Nottingham Forest’s recent 10 encounters. The home side earned the victory 6 times in total and avoided defeat on 9 occasions. Three of Nottingham Forest’s last five meetings featured over two and a half goals, with both sides hitting the targets in two of them. During these the team was successful in maintaining two clean sheets, and they failed to score in just one battle on the pitch. When looking at statistics, we notice that the average number of goals scored during the team’s most recent 5 clashes is 3.00.
  • Goals
    1.10
  • Fouls
    11.30
  • Corners
    4.10
  • Offsides
    1.40
  • Cards
    2.00
  • Posession
    37%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
Premier League2022/12/27Manchester UnitedNottingham Forest30 L
Carling Cup2022/12/21Blackburn RoversNottingham Forest14 W
Premier League2022/11/12Nottingham ForestCrystal Palace10 W
Carling Cup2022/11/09Nottingham ForestTottenham Hotspur20 W
Premier League2022/11/05Nottingham ForestBrentford22 D
Premier League2022/10/30ArsenalNottingham Forest50 L
Premier League2022/10/22Nottingham ForestLiverpool10 W
Premier League2022/10/18Brighton & Hove AlbionNottingham Forest00 D
Premier League2022/10/15Wolverhampton WanderersNottingham Forest10 L
Premier League2022/10/10Nottingham ForestAston Villa11 D

Chelsea Form

  • ?
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Waway
  • Dhome
  • Daway
  • Whome

The latest match of Chelsea was against AFC Bournemouth on Tuesday, with the outcome being a comfortable 2:0 win at home. Since 2016, Chelsea hasn’t won their opening Premier League game of the year. Playing on home ground had no considerable impact in Chelsea’s last ten meetings, as the hosts recorded 5 victories while the guests triumphed on 3 occasions. Just two of those last 10 clashes were draws. One of their most recent five encounters produced more than two and a half goals with one seeing both of the sides netting goals. Within this time frame the Blues were successful in keeping one clean sheet and failed to score in three. The team’s most recent five outings lacked high-scoring action, with the players responsible for an average of 1.8 goals.
  • Goals
    1.10
  • Fouls
    10.40
  • Corners
    4.90
  • Offsides
    1.50
  • Cards
    1.80
  • Posession
    55%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
Premier League2022/12/27ChelseaAFC Bournemouth20 W
Premier League2022/11/12Newcastle UnitedChelsea10 L
Carling Cup2022/11/09Manchester CityChelsea20 L
Premier League2022/11/06ChelseaArsenal01 L
UEFA Champions League2022/11/02ChelseaDinamo Zagreb21 W
Premier League2022/10/29Brighton & Hove AlbionChelsea41 L
UEFA Champions League2022/10/25SalzburgChelsea12 W
Premier League2022/10/22ChelseaManchester United11 D
Premier League2022/10/19BrentfordChelsea00 D
Premier League2022/10/08ChelseaWolverhampton Wanderers30 W

Formations and Lineups

Nottingham

Formation:4-3-3
  • G1Dean Henderson
  • D24Serge Aurier
  • D4Joe Worrall
  • D30Willy Boly
  • D32Renan Lodi
  • M22Ryan Yates
  • M23Remo Freuler
  • M5Orel Mangala
  • F20Brennan Johnson
  • F10Morgan Gibbs-White
  • F9Taiwo Awoniyi
1 Dean Henderson 24 Serge Aurier 4 Joe Worrall 30 Willy Boly 32 Renan Lodi 22 Ryan Yates 23 Remo Freuler 5 Orel Mangala 20 Brennan Johnson 10 Morgan Gibbs-White 9 Taiwo Awoniyi

Chelsea

Formation:4-3-3
  • G1Kepa Arrizabalaga
  • D28César Azpilicueta
  • D26Kalidou Koulibaly
  • D6Thiago Silva
  • D32Marc Cucurella
  • M20Denis Zakaria
  • M5Jorginho
  • M19Mason Mount
  • F17Raheem Sterling
  • F29Kai Havertz
  • F10Christian Pulišić
1 Kepa Arrizabalaga 28 César Azpilicueta 26 Kalidou Koulibaly 6 Thiago Silva 32 Marc Cucurella 20 Denis Zakaria 5 Jorginho 19 Mason Mount 17 Raheem Sterling 29 Kai Havertz 10 Christian Pulišić

Match Details

NottinghamvsChelsea
  • 90+3`
    R. LodiTripping
  • 90`
    C. GallagherTripping
  • 88`
    (in) N. Williams(out) T. Awoniyi
  • 87`
    (in) C. Chukwuemeka(out) C. Pulisic
  • 82`
    (in) S. Surridge(out) B. Johnson
  • 78`
    (in) J. Colback(out) O. Mangala
  • 73`
    (in) P. Aubameyang(out) M. Mount
  • 72`
    (in) C. Gallagher(out) R. Sterling
  • 72`
    (in) H. Ziyech(out) Jorginho
  • 63`
    S. AurierW. Boly
    1 - 1
  • 61`
    (in) M. Kovacic(out) D. Zakaria
  • 53`
    C. AzpilicuetaTripping
  • 43`
    R. YatesHolding
  • 16`
    0 - 1
    R. Sterling

Players Ratings

NottinghamvsChelsea
  • 30Willy Boly
    7.3 / 10
  • 23Remo Freuler
    7.3 / 10
  • 10Morgan Gibbs-White
    7.3 / 10
  • 9Taiwo Awoniyi
    7.3 / 10
  • 24Serge Aurier
    7.2 / 10
  • 20Brennan Johnson
    6.9 / 10
  • 8Jack Colback
    6.7 / 10
  • 16Sam Surridge
    6.7 / 10
  • 4Joe Worrall
    6.6 / 10
  • 1Dean Henderson
    6.5 / 10
  • 32Renan Lodi
    6.3 / 10
  • 22Ryan Yates
    6.3 / 10
  • 5Orel Mangala
    6.2 / 10
  • 1Kepa Arrizabalaga
    7.3 / 10
  • 28César Azpilicueta
    7.2 / 10
  • 6Thiago Silva
    7.2 / 10
  • 32Marc Cucurella
    7.2 / 10
  • 17Raheem Sterling
    7 / 10
  • 10Christian Pulišić
    7 / 10
  • 22Hakim Ziyech
    7 / 10
  • 26Kalidou Koulibaly
    6.9 / 10
  • 20Denis Zakaria
    6.6 / 10
  • 5Jorginho
    6.6 / 10
  • 19Mason Mount
    6.6 / 10
  • 29Kai Havertz
    6.5 / 10
  • 23Conor Gallagher
    6.3 / 10
  • 8Mateo Kovačić
    6.2 / 10
  • 9Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
    6.2 / 10

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