Nottingham Forest will be aiming to maintain their playoff position when they welcome Stoke City at the City Ground this weekend. The hosts are on a three-match unbeaten run and this has enabled them jump into the final playoff position. Stoke are on a similar run of form but they are lying in the second…
Nottingham Forest FC vs Stoke City FC – Betting Tips for the game
Forest come into the game on the back of a close 1-0 win over Sheffield United. Lewis Grabban netted the winner for the hosts in the 69th-minute of the encounter. The victory was their second in three matches.
Stoke, meanwhile, played out a goalless stalemate in the most recent meeting versus Middlesbrough. The Staffordshire outfit dominated the possession but they failed to create scoring opportunities.
Forest’s recent meeting against Stoke City was earlier in September where they picked up a 3-2 win in the League Cup third round. Forest secured a 3-0 lead within the 50th-minute before Stoke led a comeback which was not sufficient. Our betting tips and predictions anticipate a score draw.
Nottingham Forest FC vs Stoke City FC – Match odds
Stoke are priced at 2.90 for the win while Forest are backed at 2.60 for the same. Stoke have improved on their league form as the season has progressed and they are unbeaten in their last five away trips. Nonetheless, three of those results have finished in draws and we are anticipating another stalemate against Forest as they have been consistently finding the net on the road. Our preview fancies a share of the spoils.
Nottingham Forest win odds: 2.60
Stoke City win odds: 2.90
Nottingham Forest FC vs Stoke City FC – Correct Score odds
Forest have contributed a goal in every league game at the City Ground this campaign and this has been the outcome with Stoke whenever they have made an away trip. An open contest is likely with both teams finding the scoresheet. Our correct score prediction is to go for a high-scoring 2-2 draw.
Nottingham Forest FC vs Stoke City FC – Over/Under 2.5 Goals odds
Forest have recently played out high-scoring encounters at City Ground with two of their previous three matches producing at least three goals. The result was similar when the teams contested in September when Forest came up triumphs by a 3-2 scoreline. Our total goals prediction fancies more than 2.5 goals.
Nottingham Forest FC vs Stoke City FC – First Goalscorer odds
Lewis Grabban has been hugely influential towards Forest’s uptrend in form and he has failed to score in just one of his previous six appearances. In this period, he has opened the scoring on two occasions while also being responsible for the penalty-taking duties. Our first goalscorer prediction fancies Grabban to start the scoring this weekend.
Nottingham Forest FC vs Stoke City FC – Free bet offers
Below we have all our free bet offers and bonuses for this weekend.
Bet £20 get a £20 Free Bet. New players only. Qualifying bet(s) must have minimum odds of 4/5 and must be settled before triggering free bet
£50 staggered free bet. Place your first bet and get £10 matched. After 5 bets get a free bet of up to £20 based on the average stake of your 5 bets. Then after your 10th bet, get another free bet of up to £20 based on the average stake of your last 5 bets.
Basically, to claim the free bets, place a £10 bet when you join to get £10. Then after 5 £20 bets, you get another £20. This then repeats so you can claim the final £20.
Min. odds of 1/2 (1.5) or greater required to qualify.
Draw at 3.10
Lewis Grabban to score 1st at 5.50