Vital Football

Latest Nottingham Forest News

Friendly Newsround!

Friendly Newsround!

After a week on the Algarve, Stuart Pearce and his Nottingham Forest squad will be preparing for the final game of their European training camp against Rio Ave on Saturday.

After twice falling behind against Porto B, on Wednesday evening, Forest eventually ran out 3-2 winners. Henri Lansbury playing in an attacking central midfield position, equalised just before half time with a quality free kick.

Loose marking from a 2nd half corner saw Porto B regain the lead, before Forest's new signing, Lars Veldwijk netted his first for the club, via a poachers finish, to again level the scores.

Stephen McLaughlin's neat run and finish earned Forest the spoils, but whilst it's nice to win, pre-season is all about fitness and conditioning ahead of the Championship kicking off in just under 3 weeks.

The friendly against the Portuguese Premier League side should prove a much sterner test. Incidentally, for any Forest fans making the trip the game against Rio Ave, the game will kick off at 6pm and will now take place at The Fao Stadium.

The Forest squad return to the UK after the game, before then preparing for the next friendly against Championship new boys, Rotherham, on Wednesday, 23rd July. The game at the New York stadium kicks off at 7-30pm, with tickets still available.

Come On You Reds!!!



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

Writer:Our Kids Dad
Date:Saturday July 19 2014
Time: 12:20AM

Best of Vital Network

Login to post a comment

Recent Nottingham Forest Articles

Montanier - Fulham Shows Improvement Needed

Head coach Philippe Montanier has rarely seemed a man to rest on his laurels, and that was again the message after last night's score draw with Fulham.

Stats: Nottingham Forest v Fulham

All the stats from Nottingham Forest (1) vs (1) Fulham, City Ground, 27/9/16 Att: 17,388

Forest v Fulham - Team Sheets

Nottingham Forest are at the City Ground with Fulham the visitors today, this is a 7.45pm kick-off - the line-ups have been confirmed.

Forest v Fulham; A Vital Preview.

Slavisa Jokanovic`s Fulham are tonight's vistitors to The City Ground for Forest`s last home game before the International Break.

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)

Fulham MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Stojkovic35%
Lichaj16%
Mancienne0%
Perquis33%
Fox0%
Vaughan0%
Kasami0%
Carayol0%
Osborn0%
Dumitru0%
Bendtner16%
Sub - Lica0%
Sub - Pereira0%
Sub - Vellios0%

League Table

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

Recent Nottingham Forest Results (view all)

Nottingham Forest Fixtures (view all)

Oct 1 2016 3:00PM : Bristol City (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 14 2016 7:45PM : Birmingham City (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 18 2016 7:45PM : Blackburn Rovers (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 22 2016 5:30PM : Cardiff City (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 29 2016 3:00PM : Reading (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Nov 5 2016 3:00PM : Queens Park Rangers (H)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Apollyon411
2.Jimmy Gordon401
3.the jock317
4.orbitalforest310
5.AdebolaCornflakes233
6.Calvin Plummer227
7.Our Kids Dad219
8.forestfaninvegas193
9.da fuq160
10.Giuseppe Garibaldi137