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Nottingham Forest vs Reading betting tips: Championship preview, predictions & odds

This article provides betting tips for Nottingham Forest vs Reading in Championship on March 12, 2022
Nottingham Forest vs Reading betting tips: Championship preview, predictions & odds
Nottingham Forest
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Reading FC
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Surridge, Sam
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Hoilett, Junior
Barker, Brandon
Johnson, Brennan
Silva, Alexandre
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Yates, Ryan
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Drinkwater, Daniel
Joao, Lucas
Davis, Keinan
Surridge, Sam
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Davis, Keinan
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Davis, Keinan
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Rinomhota, Andy
Ejaria, Ovie
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Morrison, Michael
Lowe, Max
Cafu
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Drinkwater, Daniel
Colback, Jack
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Yiadom, Andy
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Ince, Tom
Davis, Keinan
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Nottingham Forest to win and under 2.5 goals (11/4)

Nottingham Forest will be confident of getting their promotion push back on track with a win on Saturday.

They host a Reading side who are now in real danger of relegation and on a run of two straight defeats.

Brennan Johnson to score anytime (15/4)

The youngster has been one of the breakout stars in the Championship this season.

Johnson has ten league goals to his name this term.

Five of those goals have come in Forest’s last eight outings.

Nottingham Forest vs Reading betting tips: Championship preview, predictions & odds

NOTTINGHAM, ENGLAND – FEBRUARY 06: Brennan Johnson of Nottingham Forest celebrates after scoring their team’s second goal during the Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round match between Nottingham Forest and Leicester City at City Ground on February 06, 2022 in Nottingham, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Match preview: Nottingham Forest vs Reading

Nottingham Forest booked their spot in the FA Cup quarter-finals on Monday.

Steve Cooper’s side defeated Huddersfield as their incredible cup run continues.

In the league, they have dropped into 10th place but are still just five points off the top six.

Nottingham Forest vs Reading betting tips: Championship preview, predictions & odds

NOTTINGHAM, ENGLAND – FEBRUARY 06: Joe Worrall celebrates with teammate Djed Spence of Nottingham Forest after scoring their team’s third goal during the Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round match between Nottingham Forest and Leicester City at City Ground on February 06, 2022 in Nottingham, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Reading in relegation danger

Reading are starting to get sucked into the battle for survival.

The Royals are now just five points above the bottom three.

They were beaten 1-0 by Millwall at home last Saturday.

Paul Ince’s side have now lost their last two and will be looking over their shoulder.

Nottingham Forest vs Reading betting tips: Championship preview, predictions & odds

READING, ENGLAND – MARCH 12: A Reading FC flag covers seats prior to the Sky Bet Championship match between Reading and Leeds United at Madejski Stadium on March 12, 2019 in Reading, England. (Photo by Alex Burstow/Getty Images)

Nottingham Forest vs Reading FC form
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Huddersfield Town vs Nottingham Forest - 0:1
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Nottingham Forest vs Sheffield United - 1:2
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Sheffield United vs Nottingham Forest - 1:2
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Hull City vs Nottingham Forest - 1:1
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AFC Bournemouth vs Nottingham Forest - 1:0
Latest match form, last 5 games:
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Luton Town vs Reading FC - 1:0
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Reading FC vs West Bromwich Albion - 0:1
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Hull City vs Reading FC - 3:0
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Reading FC vs Swansea City - 4:4
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Sheffield United vs Reading FC - 1:2
Last 5 games for Nottingham Forest
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
Last 5 games for Reading FC
May 7, 2022 Championship 21/22 Luton Town 1  - 0 Reading FC
April 30, 2022 Championship 21/22 Reading FC 0  - 1 West Bromwich Albion
April 23, 2022 Championship 21/22 Hull City 3  - 0 Reading FC
April 18, 2022 Championship 21/22 Reading FC 4  - 4 Swansea City
April 15, 2022 Championship 21/22 Sheffield United 1  - 2 Reading FC
Nottingham Forest vs Reading FC Championship 21/22 form
Nottingham Forest Reading FC
49 Matches played 46
25 Matches won 13
248 Goal attempts 35
97 Shots on goal 13
86 Shots off goal 13
253 Corner kicks 171
21% Average ball possession 6%
65 Shots blocked 9
96 Cards given 71
272 Free kicks 83
43 Offsides 18
4 Shots on post 0
69 Goals by foot 43
8 Goals by head 10
77 Goals scored 54
43 Goals conceded 87
0 Shots on bar 1
Nottingham Forest vs Reading FC statistics for most recent head to head matches
Nottingham Forest Reading FC
33 Matches 33
17 Home Matches 16
16 Away Matches 17
43 Total Goals 36
1.3 Average Goals Scored 1.09
12 Wins 11
11 Losses 12
10 Draws 10
Last 5 games & match results between Nottingham Forest and Reading FC
March 12, 2022 Championship 21/22 Nottingham Forest 4  - 0 Reading FC
November 20, 2021 Championship 21/22 Reading FC 1  - 1 Nottingham Forest
March 13, 2021 Championship 20/21 Nottingham Forest 1  - 1 Reading FC
December 5, 2020 Championship 20/21 Reading FC 2  - 0 Nottingham Forest
January 22, 2020 Championship 19/20 Nottingham Forest 1  - 1 Reading FC

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What time is kick off between Nottingham Forest vs Reading FC?

15:00, Saturday 12 March 2022

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