Preston v Nottingham Forest – 10 Vital Statistics


Preston held Nottingham Forest to a draw at the City Ground last month. Will they go one better tonight and reach the fifth round of the FA Cup? Unibet stats man Joe Short has all the stats…

 

10. Preston have not beaten Nottingham Forest in their last four attempts (D2 L2). They are 1.35 to draw/lose on the Double Chance.

 

9. These sides drew the first game 0-0 last month, despite Forest earning seven corners to Preston’s one. Forest are 2.25 to win.

 

8. These sides last met at Deepdale in the FA Cup in January 2011. Luke Chambers netted a last-minute winner as Forest recorded their second straight 2-1 over Preston. Another 2-1 away score is available at 10.00.

 

7. These sides have played out four 2-1 results from eight most recent head-to-heads, Forest winning three of them. A 2-1 win for Preston is priced at 11.00.


Watch highlights from last month's draw between the sides at the City Ground:

 

6. Forest have drawn their last three away games and haven’t lost on the road since a 3-1 defeat at Yeovil on 26 October. Another draw is available at 3.35.

 

5. Preston’s 2-0 win over Notts County on Saturday was their third home win in four games. They are 3.00 to win.

 

4. That weekend result means Preston have not conceded in over 270 minutes of football. They are 5.40 to win without conceding on Wednesday.

 

3. Forest’s 3-1 win over Yeovil on Sunday means the midlands club remain unbeaten since 29 November (W7 D6). They are 18.00 to win 3-1 again.

 

2. Despite this good form, Forest have kept just two clean sheets in eight – including their first-leg goalless draw with Preston. North End are 1.33 to score.

 

1. Forest have not scored twice in an away fixture since a 2-2 draw at Sheffield Wednesday on 3 December. Billy Davies’s men are 3.45 to net in both halves.