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Match Pack: Norwich City v Nottingham Forest

9 December 2020

Ahead of tonight’s game against Nottingham Forest, our Match Pack includes everything you need to know on the fixture.

Important information for fans coming to Nottingham Forest game

If you’re one of the lucky 2,000 supporters travelling to Carrow Road for tonight’s fixture, you’ll want to be across the information in the above article!

The guide contains all you need to know about timings, entering the stadium, and all the essential dos and don'ts!

Match Preview: Norwich City v Nottingham Forest

The Match Preview provides a brief overview of Nottingham Forest’s season so far, with Chris Hughton’s side getting 2020/21 off to a slow start after challenging for the play-offs last season.

You’ll also find details on the officials in charge and how to follow the action live if you’re not attending the game in person.

Team News: Gibson and Placheta ruled out for two weeks

Ben Gibson and Przemyslaw Placheta will both miss out on tonight’s game, having picked up short-term injuries in the win against Sheffield Wednesday.

However, there is positive news regarding Todd Cantwell, Kieran Dowell, Kenny McLean, and Jordan Hugill, so it’s not all doom and gloom!

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Daniel Farke: Forest are still challengers for the top six

Although Forest are closer to the bottom end of the Championship table, Farke believes it’s only a matter of time before they climb the standings.

“They have an experienced coach and I think they are one of the best teams in the offence in the league,” he said.

Ask the Expert: Nottingham Forest

To learn more about the factors behind Forest’s start to the season, we spoke to reporter Sarah Clapson, who covers the clubs fortunes for the Nottingham Post.

She told us all about Chris Hughton’s approach, the threat of former Canary Lewis Grabban and much more!

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Memorable Match: Norwich City 3-3 Nottingham Forest

Last time Forest came to Carrow Road wasn’t bad at all! We came from 3-0 down to draw 3-3 in the dying embers thanks to goals from Mario Vrancic and Onel Hernandez.

Remind yourself how it happened with our Memorable Match feature above.

ALL THE GOALS | A look back at the recent goals against the Reds!

If one match from the past isn’t enough, why not take a look back at our goals against Nottingham Forest since 2008?

Let’s hope we add to the portfolio with some fine finishes tonight!

How to watch: Norwich City v Nottingham Forest

If you’re not at Carrow Road to watch the game, you can do so on iFollow for free if you’re a season ticket holder, or with a £10 Match Pass if you’re not!


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