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Nottingham Forest vs Leicester: Betting tips, predictions, odds & match preview

East Midlands bragging rights and three points are up for grabs on Saturday afternoon when Nottingham Forest host Leicester (3:00pm kick-off)

Nottingham Forest vs Leicester: Betting Tips

  • Nottingham Forest draw no bet @22/23 with SBK
  • Brennan Johnson to be shown a card @6/1 with bet365
  • Odds correct at the time of writing. 18+ Only. Terms and Conditions Apply.

    Nottingham Forest vs Leicester: Predictions

    Nottingham Forest vs Leicester: Predictions

    Bet Prediction Best odds
    BTTS? Yes 4/5 with William Hill
    Correct score Nottingham Forest 1-1 Leicester 6/1 with Betway
    First Goalscorer Morgan Gibbs-White 10/1 with bet365

    Nottingham Forest have had a mixed week in the cups going through on penalties to the semi-final of the League Cup in midweek but suffering a 4-1 loss in the FA Cup last weekend. In the league, 12 points from their last eight games has been good enough to move them up to 15th.

    Three of the last four games for Forest in the top tier have gone under 2.5 goals with the Tricky Trees keeping clean sheets in two of them. It is five unbeaten at home for Forest with three of these finishing all-square.

    It was a mixed cup week for Leicester also who were eliminated in the League Cup (by Newcastle) but progressed in the FA Cup (defeating Gillingham). Their Premier League form has been poor losing each of the three played since the season resumed.

    A lack of goals has been an issue for the Foxes of late with just two scored from their last five in all competitions. On the road, it is three victories in their last four Premier League games for the Foxes but these all came before the break.

    Nottingham Forest vs Leicester: Match Stats

    With Forest going unbeaten in their last five at the City Ground and having climbed into 15th their is new hope they can stay up. They will welcome taking on a Leicester side who have looked poor since coming back from the World Cup. Forest in the draw no bet market looks the way to play this game.

    Brennan Johnson has been booked two times in the last three matches as he seems to have been tasked with a few more defensive duties. The price on him to be shown a card has not caught up with this. Bet365 still have him at 6/1 which looks on the high side.

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    Nottingham Forest vs Leicester: Squawka Says

    Scoreline prediction: Nottingham Forest 1-1 Leicester

    Nottingham Forest vs Leicester: Odds

    Nottingham Forest vs Leicester: Head to Head

    3 Oct 2022- Leicester 4-0 Nottingham Forest- Premier League

    6 Feb 2022- Nottingham Forest 4-1 Leicester- FA Cup

    19 Feb 2014 – Nottingham Forest 2-2 Leicester – Championship

    09 Nov 2013 – Leicester 0-2 Nottingham Forest – Championship

    04 May 2013 – Nottingham Forest 2-3 Leicester – Championship

    Leicester won this reverse fixture early in October comfortably as a James Maddison brace helped them to a 4-0 victory. Their last meeting at this ground came in the FA Cup in February 2022 and Forest won that one 4-1.


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