Vital Football

Latest Nottingham Forest News

Vital Forest League 1 Review

Vital Forest League 1 Review

Game of the day in League 1 saw Carlisle as the new leaders by beating Southend 1-0 at home. A 60th minute Garner goal gave them the points and top of the tree status for this week at least. They knocked Orient off their perch, as they lost 4-2 away at Doncaster today.

Forest had a sorry weekend, not only losing 2-1 away at Luton. But also being taken over in the table by lucky Leeds United and dropping out of the playoff placings. If they continue with their current form I may have to revise the lucky Leeds United name tag, but not just yet,eh. Their 4-2 win over Millwall puts them a place above us, but level on points with 20. Goals from Prutton of all people and Beckford (again!) gave them the points that keep them unbeaten in the League.

Tranmere continued their good start to the season with a comfortable 3-0 win over Huddersfield. High flying Swindon were brought down to earth by a defeat at lowly Port Vale. Going down 2-1. Brighton though, managed to nick all three points away at Hartlepool. Even manager Wilkins said they didn't deserve it, but it puts the Seagulls in 8th place, level on points with us.

Meanwhile down at the bottom Bournemouth had to settle for a point after a late goal from Darren Wrack cancelled out Jo Kuffour's' opener for the home side. The Cherries remain bottom.

Tuesdays' opponents Oldham fell into the relegation zone with a 1-0 defeat at home to Northampton. Things aren't quite going to plan for former Red John Sherridan. They along with us were tipped to do well. Still, it's early days in the campaign and a long way to go. All in all, not a good weekend to be a Tricky, but Oldham on Tuesday night would be a good time to get back to winning ways and exact some sort of revenge for the two drubbings they gave us last season.



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

Join the Vital Fantasy Football League - its Free!

Writer:guinless
Date:Sunday October 28 2007
Time: 6:51PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Nottingham Forest Articles

Video - Championship Goals - 18th-19th August 2017

This video shows key action and goals from the games played on Friday 18th and Saturday 19th August 2017.

Vital View - Championship - 18th-19th August 2017

The Championship season continued with the latest round of games played over the weekend, 18th-19th August.

Stats: Nottingham Forest v Middlesbrough

All the stats from Nottingham Forest (2) vs (1) Middlesbrough, City Ground, 19/8/17 Att: 26,265

Nottingham Forest v Middlesbrough - Team Sheets - 19-8-17

Nottingham Forest are at the City Ground with Middlesbrough the visitors for the latest Championship game.

Archived Vital Forest Articles

Vital Forest articles from

Site Journalists

Kev Finnegan
no email
Profile
Our Kids Dad
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Middlesbrough MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Smith19%
Darikwa2%
Worrall0%
Mills2%
Traore0%
Bouchalakis11%
Vaughan4%
McKay4%
Dowell14%
Osborn9%
Murphy33%
Sub - Brereton0%
Sub - Mancienne0%
Sub - Lichaj2%
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Nottingham Forest Results (view all)

Nottingham Forest Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Pope John XXIII309
2.Apollyon284
3.paz1967211
4.Old Red Fart194
5.Our Kids Dad189
6.Ingy161
7.mao tse tung159
8.LyttleByLyttle157
9.Bad_Dog124
10.radfordinlondon116
The Vital Football Members League