Wolverhampton Wanderers v Nottingham Forest: Premier League Match-day 11
Molineux Stadium sees Saturday action as Wolves take on Forest – 3:00pm GMT.
Wolves, currently sitting eighteenth, host nineteenth placed Forest on Saturday.
Struggling Wolverhampton Wanderers, welcome fancied their opponents this Saturday
Following two straight wins for Wolves in their most recent games, they will be keen to continue that form going into this fixture.
Also, with an unfortunate Wolves that has not managed to win in their last League so far, Steve Davis’ men form is worryingly poor. They should solve their trend if they don’t want to occupy the lasts places in the League Table. With six points, they currently sit eighteenth in the League. The breakdown for the team’s record is 1 wins, 5 losses and 3 draws having won one game, drawn three games, and lost five matches.
When Wolves host Forest, they will do so on the back of one win, two darts, and one defeats on their own ground.
Victory for Wolverhampton Wanderers would take their points tally to 9 so far this season.
Going into Saturday’s game, Steve Davis without six of his players, due to illness or injury.
Nottingham Forest under pressure for a result as they go to fancied Wolverhampton Wanderers on Saturday
Forest come to this match on the back of a 1-1 home draw against Aston Villa at City Ground.
Also, these are challenging times for Steve Cooper’s Forest, having suffered five losses in six games, and taking them into relegation territory. This is a run of form that has to be stopped quickly. With a nineteenth position in the league and 1 wins, 6 losses and 2 draws, they currently have five points in the League having won one game, drawn two fixtures, and lost six meetings.
Forest have drawn one game and lost three fixtures of their four League matches on the road this season.
Winning this fixture will see Nottingham Forest on 8 points.
Forest may have to resort to second choice players, given the number of first choice players that are now unavailable through injury, illness or suspension.
Wolverhampton Wanderers v Nottingham Forest – Head-to-Head.
Regarding their historical duels this fixture has historically favoured the locals, in terms of results.Wolves have recorded 13 wins and eight draws. Further, the two teams have been unable to break the deadlock in the last two matches, with draws on each occasion. Their most recent encounter in this competition was August 2021 and the score line ended up with a 0-4 away win for Nottingham Forest.
For Wolves, Daniel Podence contributed withtwo goals in nine League fixtures this campaign, while Taiwo Awoniyi is one of the top performing players after having scoredtwo goals in nine League fixtures this Premier League Season for Forest.
Other players of note for Wolves are Rayan Ait-Nouri and Ruben Neves with one goal and one goal respectively and for Forest are Taiwo Awoniyi and Brennan Johnson with two goals both.