Date:Monday September 29 2008
September 30, 2008
Forest travel to Hillsborough on Tuesday night for a reunion with former player Brian Laws and in search of their first away points of the season.
The only way is up for Calderwood and the lads, as we sit smack bottom of the table. It may well be early days in the season, but the first signs of frustration are already being voiced by supporters unhappy with the current league standing. Failure to get some sort of a result against the Owls, will see the pressure mounting on CC ahead of the home game with Palace on Saturday.
Wednesday are in fine form at the moment and sit nicely placed in 9th, just outside the play offs on goal difference. They will go into the game full of confidence, following a decent 2-1 away win against Charlton at the weekend.
Whilst we can boast the worst goal difference in the division with -8, the Owls are leaking a few themselves, with a GD of -3. They were battered 6-0 at Reading a couple of weeks ago, but have since bounced back well. Brian Laws was struggling to win the fans over last season, but they will have few complaints so far this campaign.
For the Reds' to get anything from this game, they need to tighten up at the back. With new loan signing Joel Lynch expected to replace the suspended Morgan, we will at least have a fresher look at the back.
Brian Laws faces an anxious wait over the fitness of Wade Small, Steve Watson and Jermaine Johnson.
The former Sheep fiddler is in fine form this season, bagging 4 goals in his 7 games.
Earnshaw will be missing with a calf strain, so it looks like Cole and Tyson up front again. Davies could find himself in the squad, after coming on as a second half sub at the weekend.
Looks our biggest threat with Earnshaw out of the side. He's capable of turning a game and our most creative player, we're going to be relying on him to get us going and hopefully make us tick.
The Owls just about hold the bragging rights in terms of League wins. They have 47, to our 45. 22 games have ended all square.
Oh, no! It's Andy D'Urso. 'Nuff said.
Hoping against hope for a 1-1 draw.
October 4, 2008. KO. 3pm. Crystal Palace. (h).
Date:Monday September 29 2008
Poyet Now The Forest Favourite? (Wednesday May 4 2016)
De Vries On Award Honour (Wednesday May 4 2016)
Forest's Greatest Eleven (Wednesday May 4 2016)
A Vital Challenge - Ben Nevis To Face The Fear (Tuesday May 3 2016)
Who Will Forest Face In 2016/17 (3/5/16) (Tuesday May 3 2016)
View From The Forest - Wolves (Tuesday May 3 2016)
De Vries Takes Player Of The Season (Monday May 2 2016)
Fair Wolves Point For Williams (Monday May 2 2016)
Stats: Nottingham Forest v Wolves (Saturday April 30 2016)
Nottingham Forest v Wolves - Team Sheets (Saturday April 30 2016)
|1.||Pope John XXIII||60|
|12. Leeds Utd||45||14||16||15||-8||58|
|LUFC Leeds Announce Big Increase On Season Ticket Sales
» Leeds Utd : 04/05/2016 20:45:01
|Williamson Relishing Next Season
» Wolves : 04/05/2016 20:19:01
|Johnson's Rumoured Targets.
» Bristol City : 04/05/2016 20:15:00
|Poyet Now The Forest Favourite?
» Forest : 04/05/2016 20:07:01
|De Vries On Award Honour
» Forest : 04/05/2016 19:52:00