Ace Football team offers the Premier League round 16 match preview for Wolves and Nottingham Forest who meet up on Saturday. The pre-match analysis includes the latest fixture stats and facts and a free betting tip for our readers.
Nottingham Forest visit Molineux Stadium on Saturday for a Premier League fixture with home side Wolves.
Wolves approach the next Premier League round as number 13 in the table, having claimed 18 points this season so far. With 15 games behind them, Nottingham Forest amassed 13 points, placing them as number 16 before their next fixture.
Form: Wolves vs Nottingham Forest
In their last three games, Wolves lost 3-2 against Fulham and got defeated 2-1 by Arsenal before winning 1-0 against Burnley. Wolves won half of their previous six matches on home soil in the Premier League, while also drawing two. They suffered one defeat, while they scored nine and conceded eight goals.
Nottingham Forest Form
Nottingham Forest were unable to pick up a single point in their last three matches, as they were first beaten 2-3 by Brighton. Next up, Everton won 0-1, before losing 5-0 against Fulham. Nottingham Forest claimed just one win from the last six away games in the Premier League. They also drew one and were defeated four times, as they were outscored by 13 goals to three.
Betting stats and facts for Wolves and Nottingham Forest
Here are some interesting betting-relevant facts based on the data from the last couple of matches that Wolves and Nottingham Forest played across all competitions.
- In 12 of the last 13 matches Wolves played, both teams scored
- Wolves have scored in the last 16 matches in a row
- Wolves have scored in 16 of the last 17 home matches
- Wolves have not lost 13 of the last 15 home matches
- In 7 of the last 9 home matches Wolves played, both teams scored
- In 11 of the last 13 Nottingham Forest away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- Nottingham Forest have not won 11 of the last 13 matches
- Nottingham Forest have not won 8 of the last 9 away matches
- Nottingham Forest have lost the last 3 matches in a row
- Nottingham Forest have conceded in 8 of the last 10 matches
Players on top: Wolves vs Nottingham Forest
Anthony Elanga shows decent form right now for Nottingham Forest, as he scored two goals in his last six games in the Premier League. The visitors need more from him, though, when facing Wolves, who are strong favorites on Saturday. Siding with Hee-Chan Hwang also looks like a nice prospect as he scored three goals in his last six Premier League matches.
Popular markets: Wolves vs Nottingham Forest
Molineux Stadium witnessed Wolves winning five times in their last 10 home matches, whilst drawing three and losing two as well. Nottingham Forest claimed one win, two draws, and seven defeats in their last 10 games away. The Reds have four defeats on the bounce.
Both teams to score
Wolves scored first in six of their last ten home games. Interestingly, Nottingham Forest scored the opening goal of the match in just three of their last ten games. Both teams have been quite terrible at keeping their opponents at bay in recent matches. While Wolves managed to keep a clean sheet in one of the last 10 games, Nottingham Forest kept their opponent from scoring in two of their last 10 matches.
Wolves managed to score at least once in their previous 14 Premier League matches. Over 2.5 goals happened in eight of Wolves’ last ten matches across all tournaments. They pulled off an average of 1.6 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals came up in five of Nottingham Forest’s previous ten matches across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 0.9 goals in these matches.
Betting suggestion: Wolves vs Nottingham Forest
In conclusion, the upcoming game between Wolves and Nottingham Forest seems like a decent betting opportunity. Considering the abovementioned stats and facts, we have come up with a betting suggestion for this Premier League match.