Derby County vs Nottingham Forest prediction on July 5th. Derby County is making a strong comeback during the season sprint. This team owns a series of 5 consecutive wins in the English First Division. The impressive results helped “The sheep” to climb up to 7th place in the rankings. The opportunity for Derby County to join the promotion play-off group is very wide when the gap with the top 6 is only 1 point.
Derby County’s last matches
Nottingham Forest’s last matches
Derby County vs Nottingham Forest prediction
After missing the opportunity to play in the English league 1 last season, Derby County showed their determination this season with an impressive performance at the end of the season. After the past 2 victories, coach Phillip Cocu’s team has reached 8th place in the rankings with 57 points and only 3 points behind the top 6.
Most of the teams in the top group show a decline at the present time, Nottingham Forest is not out of them. They are quite stable with 1 win and 1 draw in the last 2 rounds, as well as win the last 1/4 round. Despite falling to 4th place, Sabri Lamouchi’s team is still in the group to play off the promotion.
Winning 4 victories in the last 4 rounds is enough to see that Derby County is very focused on the goal of ending the season in its top 6, although regaining form quite late, but the promotion door is still open for Pride Park team. To do that, according to Derby County vs Nottingham Forest prediction, the first thing that coach Phillip Cocu and his team have to do is to defeat Nottingham Forest.
Nottingham Forest only won 1 and drew 3 in the last 4 away games, this achievement was evaluated as not too prominent but they still maintained themselves unbeaten. Meanwhile, Derby County is unbeaten in 8 consecutive home matches in the English first division, including 6 wins and 2 draws. Therefore, as the Derby County vs Nottingham prediction, difficulties are waiting for the away team in this confrontation.
- Choose Derby County -1/4
Derby County vs Nottingham Forest prediction, O/U bet
Derby County has scored 5 goals in just the last 2 matches, but the defense is quite opposite when conceding 3 goals. Nottingham Forest also showed an equally successful achievement with 4 goals and only 2 goals lost. According to the Derby County vs Nottingham prediction, the determination will also help the two teams need to accelerate to find the advantage early, so the Over is the right choice.
- Choose Over 2.1/2
- Predicting ratio of HT Derby County vs Nottingham Forest: 1-0
- Predicting ratio of FT Derby County vs Nottingham Forest: 2-1
Derby County vs Nottingham Forest prediction, European bet
Although the hope to reach the top 6 is still for Derby County, it’s actually quite fragile, certainly, one thing is that coach Phillip Cocu and his team will not easily give up at this time. The Derby County vs Nottingham prediction experts believe that confronting a top team like Nottingham Forest is very difficult, the home advantage will be essential for Derby County to win.
- Choose Derby County FT
- Derby County: Ben Hamer, Jayden Bogle, Andre wisdom, Matthew Clarke, Craig Forsyth, Wayne Rooney, Max Bird, Duane Holmes, Louie Sibley, Tom Lawrence, Martyn Waghorn.
- Nottingham Forest: Brice Samba, Matthew Cash, Tobias Pereira Figueiredo, Joe Worrall, Yuri Oliveira Ribeiro, Ryan Yates, Brennan Johnson, Joe Lolley, Tiago Rafael Maia Silva, Sammy Ameobi, Lewis Grabban.