Vital Football

Latest Nottingham Forest News

Calderwood Now Chasing 2nd Spot

Calderwood Now Chasing 2nd Spot

Swansea City lead the League 1 table and have a 14 point cushion over Forest, which according to manager Colin Calderwood should be enough to see them over the finish line and win the title.

Calderwood told the official site. 'It's very hard to see how they could drop so many points that they are reeled back in, but strange things can happen. Every time they win, they are almost taking a step and a half to promotion and if keep doing that over the next 5 or 6 games, I think it will be very hard to catch them.'

So the race is now on for 2nd spot. Doncaster currently lie in the 2nd promotion spot and sit 6 points ahead of the Reds in 4th. Rovers are only 8 points behind the Swans and may still fancy their chances, but you have to agree with CC that our chances of catching the Swans are just about nil.

Most fans at present have fears of not being able to clinch an automatic spot and are resigned to the playoffs again. For us to reach automatic promotion, we need a massive turnaround in our away form for that to happen and not many are hopeful of that.

Writer:guinless
Date:Friday February 15 2008
Time: 11:14AM

Login to post a comment

Recent Nottingham Forest Articles

2016/17 Transfer Deadline - A Few Days Remain

Well it's almost that time of the year again, only a final few days to go before the closure of the summer transfer window for 2016/17, and with the international break...

Stats: Nottingham Forest v Leeds Utd

All the stats from Nottingham Forest (3) vs (1) Leeds Utd, City Ground, 27/8/16 Att: 20,995

Forest v Leeds - Team Sheets

Nottingham Forest are at the City Ground with Leeds United the visitors today, this is a 3pm kick-off - the line-ups have been confirmed.

Forest v Leeds; Vital Preview

Philippe Montanier's Nottingham Forest welcome Garry Monk's Leeds United Trentside for the weekends Championship action.

Archived Vital Forest Articles

Vital Forest articles from

Site Journalists

Kev Finnegan
no email
Profile
Our Kids Dad
Editor email
Profile
Those Feet
no email
Profile
WillT
no email
Profile
Galaxy42
no email
Profile
Mark2310
no email
Profile
bazforest
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Leeds MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Henderson11%
Pereira0%
Mancienne11%
Perquis5%
Lichaj5%
Kasami5%
Cohen23%
Lansbury29%
Burke11%
Vellios0%
Osborn0%
Sub - Mills0%
Sub - Cash0%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Huddersfield 5 4 1 0 13 4
2 Fulham 5 3 2 0 11 3
3 Barnsley 5 3 0 2 9 4
4 Newcastle 5 3 0 2 9 4
5 Q.P.R. 5 3 0 2 9 3
6 Bristol City 5 3 0 2 9 2
7 Forest 5 3 0 2 9 0
8 Brighton 5 2 2 1 8 4
9 Wolves 5 2 2 1 8 3
10 Birmingham 5 2 2 1 8 2
11 Ipswich 5 2 2 1 8 1
12 Norwich 5 2 2 1 8 1
13 Burton 5 2 1 2 7 1
14 Brentford 5 2 1 2 7 1
15 Reading 5 2 1 2 7 -3
16 Aston Villa 5 1 2 2 5 0
17 Cardiff 5 1 2 2 5 -2
18 Derby County 5 1 2 2 5 -2
19 Sheff Wed 5 1 2 2 5 -3
20 Wigan 5 1 1 3 4 0
21 Leeds Utd 5 1 1 3 4 -4
22 Rotherham 5 1 1 3 4 -9
23 Preston 5 1 0 4 3 -2
24 Blackburn 5 0 1 4 1 -8
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Nottingham Forest Results (view all)

Nottingham Forest Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Pope John XXIII647
2.Jimmy Gordon474
3.orbitalforest426
4.PVH346
5.the jock339
6.Apollyon334
7.Calvin Plummer306
8.da fuq283
9.AdebolaCornflakes218
10.LyttleByLyttle217