The English Championship sets an English week. On the 32nd matchday on Tuesday evening in “The Hawthorns” West Bromwich meet Albion and Nottingham Forest. As Table Last of last season, the Baggies had to re-start the transition to the second division after eight years in the Premier League. Under coach Darren Moore, who had taken over the team for the last six league games of the past season and was then made the new head coach, the West Bromwich Albion Football Club wants to quickly return to the Premier League. Currently, the white-blue with 53 points in the fourth place of the Championship.
Football Betting Tips West Brom vs Nottingham
The days of the Nottingham Forest Football Club in the Premier League are long ago. For ten years, the Reds play in the second English league. From January 2018 to January 2019 Nottingham was coached by Spanish coach Aitor Karanka. Karanka asked for his dismissal after losing 2-0 to Chelsea in the FA Cup on January 5th. As successor, the former Irish coach Martin O’Neill was committed. Currently Nottingham is in ninth place. In the championship game West Brom vs Nottingham speak the odds but clearly for the home side. Even the betting base expects in their previous report with a success of the hosts and sets in the game West Brom vs Nottingham their tip on “Victory West Brom”.
West Brom – Statistics & Current Form
After 30 games, the West Bromwich Albion Football Club with 53 wins, eight draws and seven defeats 53 points in the account. The gap to first and second places is five and seven points, respectively. However, Coach Moore’s men have played one less game than the teams in the top three. With 60 goals, the Baggies and league leaders Norwich City have the best offensive in the league. With 26 points, West Brom is ninth in the home table. In 15 games in “The Hawthorns” there were seven wins and three defeats. At home, the throttles have already scored 35 goals, which is the best in the league. On the other hand, they also suffered 21 goals in 15 home matches. With 27 points, WBA are even better off than their own fans.
With eight wins and four losses, the white and blue are the third best away team in the league. In the last eight away games West Brom conceded only one bankruptcy and won six times. At home there was only one success in the last five competitive games. In the FA Cup, the Baggies had reached the fourth round, but failed there last Wednesday in the replay at the first division Brighton & Hove Albion. In the league, the Moore-Elf but recovered well from the out and was able to win on Saturday 1-0 at Stoke City. The Winter Approach Stefan Johansen celebrated his debut for the new club at the match. The newcomers Jacob Murphy and Mason Holgate were even in the starting eleven. Especially important is Dwight Gayle, who scored his 16th goal of the season at Stoke City. His strike partner Jay Rodriguez scores 15 goals.
Expected formation of West Brom:
Johnstone – Gibbs, Hegazi, Dawson, Holgate – Harper, Johansen, Livermore – Gayle, Rodriguez, Murphy
Last matches of West Brom:
- 09.02.2019 – Stoke Vs. West Bromwich Albion 0: 1 (Championship)
- 06.02.2019 – West Bromwich Albion Vs. Brighton & Hove Albion 1: 3 (FA Cup)
- 02.02.2019 – West Bromwich Albion Vs. FC Middlesbrough 2: 3 (Championship)
- 26.01.2019 – Brighton & Hove Albion Vs. West Bromwich Albion 0: 0 (FA Cup)
- 21.01.2019 – Bolton Wanderers vs. West Bromwich Albion 0: 2 (Championship)
Nottingham – Statistics & Current Form
From 2013 to 2018, Northern Ireland’s Martin O’Neill had coached the Irish national team. Following the relegation of the Irish League League B players in November 2018, O’Neill and the Irish Association announced their separation. The unemployed time for O’Neill ended again in January 2019, when the former national coach at Nottingham Forest succeeded Aitor Karanka. Fittingly, O’Neill had played from 1971 to 1981 as a professional for the Reds and won with Nottingham in the seasons 1978/79 and 1979/80 the European Cup of Champions. After the Tricky Trees have not been playing for 20 years in the Premier League, the coach is to lead his former club back into the highest English football league. When O’Neill took over the team, she was with 39 points in seventh place. Currently the Nottingham Forest Football Club has 45 points after 31 games and is ninth. The gap to the playoffs for promotion to the Premier League is five points. This season, the NFFC celebrated eleven victories and left the field eight times as a loser. There are also twelve point divisions. 28 of the 45 points brought the Reds in front of their own fans.
This yield equates to fifth place in the home table. In the away table Nottingham finished with 17 points but only the 13th place. There were three wins, eight draws and four bankruptcies abroad. For seven away games, the Tricky Trees are now waiting for a victory. The last four games were all lost. In their own stadium, Forest has taken nine out of twelve possible points in the last four games. After a defeat at Birmingham City in early February, the Elves of Coach O’Neill on Saturday at least win at home with 2: 1 against Brentford. It was the second victory for the NFFC under the new coach. For the former irisichen national coach, the upcoming seven games will decide whether his team could play for a place in the top-6.
Most important offensive man is Lewis Grabban, who has already scored 15 goals this season. He brought his team against Brentford in the lead and thus ended for himself a time of ten games without a goal. New signing Molla Wague made his debut on Saturday. Against West Brom, Jack Colback and Tendayi Darikwa return for their suspension. Yohan Benalouane is still missing.
Expected deployment of Nottingham:
Pantilimon – Janko, Robinson, Milosevic, Osborn – Yacob, Watson, Yates – Slides, Grabban, Lolley
Last matches of Nottingham:
- 09.02.2019 – Nottingham Forest Vs. Brentford 2: 1 (Championship)
- 02.02.2019 – Birmingham City vs. Nottingham Forest 2: 0 (Championship)
- 26.01.2019 – Nottingham Forest Vs. Wigan 3: 1 (Championship)
- 19.01.2019 – Nottingham Forest Vs. Bristol City 0: 1 (Championship)
- 12.01.2019 – Reading vs. Nottingham Forest 2: 0 (Championship)
West Brom vs Nottingham Direct Comparison & Statistics Highlights
There have been 87 duels between West Bromwich Albion Football Club and Nottingham Forest Football Club. With 37 wins, 20 draws and 30 defeats, West Brom is a bit ahead in the direct comparison. Since 1984, the Baggies could win only two home games against the Reds. There are also three draws and three defeats. The first leg between the two teams in August ended 1-1. Before that, there had been five away wins in a row in this pairing.
West Brom vs Nottingham Football Betting Tips
While West Brom fights for the direct promotion places, Nottingham does not want to lose sight of the playoff places. As a Premier League relegated baggies found themselves quite fast in the second division. Nottingham shows very changeable performances, especially abroad. The baggies, however, are harder at home than abroad.
Key Facts – West Brom vs Nottingham tips
West Brom could win only one of his recent six home games
Nottingham has not won in seven games away from home
For six games there was no home win between these teams
Nottingham has lost the last four away games in a row. The team remained without their own goals and had to accept seven goals. West Brom does not have a bad season and is still well in the race to rejoin the Premier League. At home, however, the men of coach Darren Moore are struggling. Against the outwardly weak Tricky Trees, we think it could be enough for a home win. So we put in the game West Brom vs Nottingham our tip on “Victory West Brom”.
It could be at the game West Brom vs Nottingham also made a prediction on “both teams to score“ very promising. West Brom has the league’s best home campaign. In all 15 home games WBA could meet at least once In recent games, the Baggies but have worked mainly on their defensive. Nevertheless, they played only four times to zero in the recent eight games. At home, there were only two games conceded this season.
Sure Bet: 1