Huddersfield vs Nottingham Forest: Match Preview & Betting Tips
After nine exciting months of football, it’s time for the ultimate showdown as Huddersfield face Nottingham Forest for the Championship Play-offs final at Wembley this Sunday. A spot in the English Premier League is up for grabs for whoever wins this one, so both teams have a lot at stake.
Who will be joining Bournemouth and Fulham in the Premier League? Read on to find the best odds for all your sports betting needs.
Huddersfield vs Nottingham Forest Head-to-Head & Form
If we look back over their last 30 matches, Nottingham won 13 games, Huddersfield won 12 while 5 meetings ended in draws. During these encounters, Nottingham scored 46 goals while their opponents scored 35.
Huddersfield Town head into the match after a 2-1 victory against Luton in the semi-finals while Nottm Forest secured their place at Wembley by beating Sheffield United on penalties, keeping their dreams of a top-flight comeback alive after 23 years.
Huddersfield form guide: W-D-W-W-W-W-D
Nottm Forest form guide: D-W-D-L-W-W-W
Key Match Facts:
- Huddersfield remain undefeated in their last 9 games and have scored at least one goal each.
- Nottm Forest have conceded at least 1 goal in their last 5 games.
- Huddersfield have conceded only 3 goals in their last 6 matches.
- On average, Nottm Forest score 1.5 goals while Huddersfield score 1.2 goals in their meetings.
Huddersfield vs Nottm Forest Team News
Carlos Corberán is looking at a fully fit squad with no injury troubles to worry about. Nottingham Forest on the other hand will have Lewis Grabban missing due to a hamstring injury while Steve Cooper remains a doubt. Defender Max Lowe will also miss out due to a groin injury.
Huddersfield Town possible starting lineup:
Nicholls; Lees, Hogg, Colwill; Pipa, Russell, O’Brien, Toffolo; Sinani, Ward, Thomas
Nottingham Forest possible starting lineup:
Samba; Worrall, Cook, McKenna; Spence, Yates, Garner, Colback; Zinckernagel; Davis, Johnson
Huddersfield vs Nottm Forest Betting Tips
Taking everything into account, our experts predict a Nottingham Forest win as Huddersfield might find it hard to score against their opponents.
Tip 1: Nottingham Forest to win
Tip 2: Under 2.5
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