Tottenham vs Nottm Forest Preview, Prediction and Betting Tips| Premier League

Tottenham vs Nottm Forest Preview, Prediction and Betting Tips| Premier League

  • Date – Sunday, Apr 7, 2024
  • Kick-off Time – 04:00 pm GMT
  • Venue – Tottenham Hotspur Stadium

Tottenham Hotspur vs Nottingham Forest Preview

Tottenham Hotspur Stadium braces for a thrilling clash as Tottenham Hotspur host Nottingham Forest in Premier League action on Sunday.

After a missed opportunity to break into the top four, Tottenham Hotspur are eager to bounce back and reignite their Champions League aspirations.

Despite Brennan Johnson’s early strike being cancelled out by Kurt Zouma’s header in their recent encounter against West Ham United, Ange Postecoglou’s side showed resilience and determination throughout the match.

Despite taking 13 shots and outshooting West Ham by one, Tottenham was unable to secure the win. Brennan Johnson was the standout performer for Tottenham, netting the only goal for his team in the match.

Meanwhile, Nottingham Forest enter the fixture buoyed by a vital 3-1 victory over Fulham, propelling them away from the Premier League relegation zone. Outshooting Fulham 16 to 15, Nottingham Forest displayed their attacking prowess.

Callum Hudson-Odoi, Chris Wood, and Morgan Gibbs-White starred in an impressive first-half display, securing a crucial win under the watchful eyes of manager Marco Silva.

As Tottenham Hotspur aim to reclaim momentum and Nottingham Forest seek to build on their newfound confidence, anticipation mounts for an electrifying showdown at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.

With both teams eyeing their respective objectives, expect nothing short of a fiercely contested battle on the pitch.

Also Read: West Ham vs Tottenham Player Ratings as Brennan Johnson Scores, but Spurs Struggle in Attack

Tottenham vs Nottm ForestTeam News

Tottenham Hotspur enters the upcoming clash with some key players still sidelined due to injury.

Ryan Sessegnon, Fraser Forster, and Manor Solomon remain unavailable, although there are no fresh fitness concerns following their encounter with West Ham.

Manager Ange Postecoglou is likely to make changes to the lineup, with Brennan Johnson expected to start. This adjustment could see Dejan Kulusevski on the bench, while the return of Richarlison may see him replace Timo Werner in the starting XI.

Additionally, Rodrigo Bentancur and James Maddison are viable options for Postecoglou’s squad.

On the Nottingham Forest front, Taiwo Awoniyi’s absence due to injury persists, although manager Nuno Espirito Santo has assured that the setback is not season-ending for the Nigerian striker.

Defensive pair Willy Boly and Nuno Tavares are set to miss out due to minor injuries, while Ola Aina, fresh from his return from the Africa Cup of Nations, is likely to feature after appearing in recent matches.

Anthony Elanga’s impressive display against Fulham positions him to start on the wing for Nottingham Forest, adding depth to the team’s attacking options.

Tottenham vs Nottm Forest Predicted Lineups

Nottingham Forest’s possible starting lineup:
Sels; Williams, Felipe, Murillo, Aina; Yates, Sangare; Elanga, Gibbs-White, Hudson-Odoi; Wood

Tottenham Hotspur’s possible starting lineup:
Vicario; Porro, Romero, Van de Ven, Udogie; Sarr, Bissouma; Johnson, Maddison, Son; Richarlison

Tottenham Hotspur vs Nottingham Forest Head-to-Head

In recent encounters, Nottingham Forest has struggled against Tottenham Hotspur, securing just one victory in the last nine meetings. The lone triumph occurred in the League Cup last season.

Meanwhile, Tottenham Hotspur has dominated league clashes, emerging victorious in the last five encounters. This includes a convincing 2-0 win at the City Ground earlier in the current campaign.

As they prepare to face off once again, Nottingham Forest will be eager to reverse their fortunes and secure a positive result against their formidable opponents.

Here’s a table summarizing the recent head-to-head matches between Tottenham Hotspur and Nottingham Forest:

24 Sep 2014Tottenham Hotspur vs Nottingham Forest 3-1League Cup
28 Aug 2022Nottingham Forest vs Tottenham Hotspur 0-2Premier League
09 Nov 2022Nottingham Forest vs Tottenham Hotspur 2-0League Cup
11 Mar 2023Tottenham Hotspur vs Nottingham Forest 3-1Premier League
15 Dec 2023Nottingham Forest vs Tottenham Hotspur 0-2Premier League
This table provides a clear overview of the results and competitions for the recent matches between Tottenham Hotspur and Nottingham Forest.

Tottenham Hotspur vs Nottingham Forest Prediction

Tottenham Hotspur, despite their recent setback with a draw against West Ham, remains determined to secure a top-four finish and Champions League qualification. As they return to their home turf, they aim to extend their winning streak with a victory over Nottingham Forest.

With Tottenham Hotspur heavily favoured to win at odds of 2/5, Nottingham Forest faces an uphill battle, priced at 7/1. However, a draw is not entirely ruled out, offering odds of 9/2.

In our prediction, Tottenham Hotspur is expected to come out on top with a convincing 3-1 victory over Nottingham Forest. As both teams take to the field, expect an exciting and competitive match at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.

Prediction: Tottenham 3-1 Nottingham Forest.

Tottenham Hotspur vs Nottingham Forest Betting Tips

Both Teams to Score (BTTS): With Tottenham’s attacking style under Postecoglou, BTTS has hit in seven of their last nine games. Expect an open game with goals from both sides. Consider placing a bet on BTTS at odds of 4/6 with 888Sport.

Over 2.5 Goals: In eight of Tottenham’s last nine matches, over 2.5 goals have been scored. Combining this with BTTS further boosts the odds to 10/11 at Coral. For even better value, consider betting on over 3.5 match goals at 6/5 with Paddy Power.

These betting tips provide insight into potential outcomes and opportunities for betting on the Tottenham Hotspur vs Nottingham Forest match.

Where to Watch Tottenham Hotspur vs Nottingham Forest

  • India – Disney Hotstar
  • UK – Sky Sports
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