Vital Football

Latest Nottingham Forest News

Calderwood Looking To Convert Draws Into Wins

Calderwood Looking To Convert Draws Into Wins

At long last it's looking like the Reds' might just have what it takes to start climbing up the table. The 1-1 draw against Brum continues the good work of the past few weeks, but the lack of goals has to be a concern.

Forest had enough chances in this game to have won comfortably, but a goal shy strikeforce once again failed to find the net. The equaliser for the Reds' came from midfielder James Perch, with a header in the 52nd min. CC was rightly pleased with the performance, but knows that there is need for improvement, especially in front of goal.

CC told the official site. 'We had chances to win it, but the important thing is that we are now giving ourselves maximum chances of winning games and that is very pleasing. There's alot of confidence in the group of players and that is there for all to see. They gave a good response to falling a goal behind and showed alot of character throughout the game.'

Reading between the lines, it sounds as though CC is getting as brassed off as the fans with the lack of wins. All the kind words and compliments from opposing managers and fans are all well and good if you sit mid table or above, but they don't get you any points. Forest are still second from bottom and need to start winning soon.

CC said. 'People keep telling me this is an even division, so why should we be congratulating ourselves on just getting a point at home? I see no reason why we can't be winning games against teams like Birmingham - and we nearly did.'



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:guinless
Date:Sunday November 9 2008
Time: 8:42PM

Comments

0
wins are so much better than draws.......but over the past couple of months.....draws would have been better than all those defeats !!
lincolnblue
13/11/2008 13:06:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Nottingham Forest Articles

Stats: Forest v Huddersfield Town

All the stats from Forest (0) vs (2) Huddersfield Town, City Ground, 13/02/16 Att: 19,984

Forest v Huddersfield - Teamsheets!

Nottingham Forest are at the City Ground with Huddersfield the visitors for the latest league match. This is a 3pm kick-off and the line ups have been confirmed.

Lansbury Targeting Long Term Stay

Midfielder Henri Lansbury has said he doesn't see why he can't be at Nottingham Forest for the long term and achieve his personal ambitions with us.

Freedman - We Can Meet The Expectation

Manager Dougie Freedman has said that with expectations rising at Nottingham Forest following the run of form we have been on, he's confident the players...

Archived Vital Forest Articles

Vital Forest articles from

Site Journalists

Kev Finnegan
Profile
Our Kids Dad
Profile
Those Feet
Profile
WillT
Profile
Galaxy42
Profile
Mark2310
Profile
bazforest
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Huddersfield MotM
Suggested By:
De Vries0%
Lichaj0%
Mills0%
Mancienne0%
Jokic0%
Tesche0%
Gardner0%
Vaughan0%
Ward0%
Oliveira0%
Osborn0%
Sub-O Burke0%
Sub-Grant0%
Sub-Blackstock0%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Hull City 30 18 5 7 59 28
2 Middlesbrough 29 17 6 6 57 23
3 Burnley 31 15 11 5 56 22
4 Brighton 30 15 11 4 56 10
5 Sheff Wed 31 14 11 6 53 16
6 Derby County 31 13 12 6 51 13
7 Birmingham 31 13 9 9 48 8
8 Ipswich 31 13 9 9 48 1
9 Cardiff 31 11 13 7 46 5
10 Forest 31 10 12 9 42 4
11 Preston 31 10 12 9 42 0
12 Wolves 31 10 10 11 40 -2
13 Brentford 31 11 7 13 40 -6
14 Q.P.R. 31 9 12 10 39 -1
15 Reading 31 9 10 12 37 0
16 Leeds Utd 30 8 12 10 36 -5
17 Huddersfield 31 9 8 14 35 -2
18 Fulham 30 7 11 12 32 -3
19 Blackburn 29 6 13 10 31 -2
20 MK Dons 31 8 7 16 31 -17
21 Bristol City 31 7 10 14 31 -21
22 Rotherham 31 7 5 19 26 -19
23 Charlton 31 5 10 16 25 -30
24 Bolton 31 4 12 15 24 -22
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Nottingham Forest Fixtures (view all)

Feb 23 2016 7:45PM : Burnley (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Feb 27 2016 3:00PM : Bristol City (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 5 2016 3:00PM : Ipswich Town (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 8 2016 7:45PM : Preston North End (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 12 2016 3:00PM : Sheffield Wednesday (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 15 2016 7:45PM : Hull City (a)
Sky Bet Championship

Recent Nottingham Forest Results (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Calvin Plummer188
2.Kyrano183
3.da fuq119
4.the jock113
5.PVH103
6.Jimmy Gordon98
7.orbitalforest86
8.paz196778
9.Our Kids Dad69
10.LyttleByLyttle63