It is no longer news that the Tricky Trees had a damaging five-game losing run between August and October, having lost two of their previous 10 Premier League outings,picking up four wins and four draws along the way and they head into Sunday’s showdown on a four-game unbeaten streak in the league.
Adding a feather to their cap, Forest escaped defeat in each of their last six home games in the Premier League,winning three of their previous five with a victory over Liverpool and a draw against Chelsea coming in that period. Although, Forest suffered a 5-0 defeat to Manchester United in the EFL Cup semi-finals earlier this week, Cooper’s men will be confident of beating their opposition, Leeds United.
Leeds United made a bright start to the campaign, registering two wins, three draws and two losses across their first seven Premier League matches but failed to build on their exciting early-season form. Although, Leeds thrashed Cardiff City 5-2 in a third-round replay before booking their place in the last 16 with a 3-1 win against Accrington Stanley.
Having headed one win, two draws and six losses away from home, Leeds has five points from a possible 27 on their travels this season, meaning they hold the second-worst away record in the division. Marsch’s men can boast nfrom the fact that they have scored more away goals than nine Premier League teams this term, although Forest have kept three clean sheets in their last five home league games, preventing Liverpool, Crystal Palace and Leicester City from scoring.
Teams Nottingham Forest Leeds played so far 24 matches and won 8 direct matches while Leeds won 6 matches. 10 matches ended in a draw. On average in direct matches both teams scored a 2.79 goals per Match. Nottingham Forest have a 1.05 goals per match for the season which is an average score. Leeds average scored 1.81 goals per match in season 2023.
Ahead of this match,will Nottingham forest lash out Leeds United or the former will?. Lewis O’Brien,a mid fielder for the Forest has possessed great skills scored a consolation goal for the Reds and his work rate looks likely to be a very useful assiet for the Reds. He looks like an instrument of constant escape of defeat from their opposition.
Currently the best player at Leeds United is Luis Fernando Sinisterra Lucumi. His performance index is 85, he scored 2 goals and provided 0 assists. With 0 shots on goal and a conversion rate of 33% he is at the moment 85 in the Premier League. The possibility of having a draw between the two teams is high as both players possess dribbling, counter-attack and ball position skills.
The match between both teams excites their respective fans and we’re looking forward to a good experience at the City Ground stadium, Nottingham city on Sunday.