Nottingham Forest are currently seven games unbeaten and have won three of their last four.
Steve Cooper’s men are in desperate need of a win as they push for a playoff spot.
On Saturday, they face a stubborn Blackpool side, who have kept clean sheets in all of their last three games.
Yates has now scored in all of his last four appearances.
The midfielder netted against QPR, Sheffield United, Huddersfield and Reading.
Match preview: Blackpool vs Nottingham Forest
Blackpool have now gone four games unbeaten.
The Seasiders earned a goalless draw with Sheffield United in their last outing.
Neil Critchley’s side also claimed wins over Reading, Stoke and Swansea.
They have now moved into 13th place and are nine points off sixth place.
Nottingham Forest seven games unbeaten
Nottingham Forest have now gone seven games unbeaten.
Three wins in their last four has put them back in contention for the playoffs spots.
They are now just three points off six place with three games in hand.
Steve Cooper’s side were beaten 1-0 by Liverpool in the FA Cup in their last outing.
Peterborough United vs Blackpool - 5:0
Blackpool vs Derby County - 0:2
Barnsley vs Blackpool - 0:2
Luton Town vs Blackpool - 1:1
Blackpool vs Birmingham City - 6:1
|Latest match form, last 5 games:||
Huddersfield Town vs Nottingham Forest - 0:1
Nottingham Forest vs Sheffield United - 1:2
Sheffield United vs Nottingham Forest - 1:2
Hull City vs Nottingham Forest - 1:1
AFC Bournemouth vs Nottingham Forest - 1:0
|May 7, 2022||Championship 21/22||Peterborough United||5 - 0||Blackpool|
|April 30, 2022||Championship 21/22||Blackpool||0 - 2||Derby County|
|April 26, 2022||Championship 21/22||Barnsley||0 - 2||Blackpool|
|April 23, 2022||Championship 21/22||Luton Town||1 - 1||Blackpool|
|April 18, 2022||Championship 21/22||Blackpool||6 - 1||Birmingham City|
|May 29, 2022||Championship 21/22||Huddersfield Town||0 - 1||Nottingham Forest|
|May 17, 2022||Championship 21/22||Nottingham Forest||1 - 2||Sheffield United|
|May 14, 2022||Championship 21/22||Sheffield United||1 - 2||Nottingham Forest|
|May 7, 2022||Championship 21/22||Hull City||1 - 1||Nottingham Forest|
|May 3, 2022||Championship 21/22||AFC Bournemouth||1 - 0||Nottingham Forest|
|17||Shots on goal||97|
|26||Shots off goal||86|
|7%||Average ball possession||21%|
|4||Shots on post||4|
|1||Shots on bar||0|
|45||Goals by foot||69|
|8||Goals by head||8|
|1.35||Average Goals Scored||1.5|
|April 2, 2022||Championship 21/22||Blackpool||1 - 4||Nottingham Forest|
|October 16, 2021||Championship 21/22||Nottingham Forest||2 - 1||Blackpool|
|February 14, 2015||Championship 14/15||Blackpool||4 - 4||Nottingham Forest|
|August 9, 2014||Championship 14/15||Nottingham Forest||2 - 0||Blackpool|
|February 8, 2014||Championship 13/14||Blackpool||1 - 1||Nottingham Forest|
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What time is kick off between Blackpool vs Nottingham Forest?
11:30, Saturday 02 April 2022