Nottingham Forest admits his side were second best in the first-half, but worthy winners over Peterborough United in the end
Nottingham Forest manager Steve Cooper had to make a souple of tactical tweaks before his side could overcome a spirited Peterborough United side at the City Ground. Forest delivered a flat first-half display before taking control of the game to win with late goals from Manchester United loanee James Garner and Ryan Yates.
Melton Town 4 Deeping Rangers 0 Paul Anderson reflected on a 'professional' first half as Melton Town beat Deeping Rangers 4-0 in the UCL Premier Division North. The former Nottingham Forest man jokingly likened himself to Lionel Messi with a neat finish. The result moves Melton up to ninth.
Steve Cooper admitted his relief at seeing Nottingham Forest end a run of three consecutive draws by securing an ultimately straightforward 2-0 win over Peterborough at the City Ground. Head coach Cooper had challenged his players to get themselves into the six-yard box with more urgency in the build-up to the game.
Goals from James Garner and Ryan Yates secured a 2-0 win over Posh at the City Ground Boss Steve Cooper talked of the importance of getting a win as Nottingham Forest ended a run of three straight draws by beating Peterborough United 2-0. It made it seven games unbeaten for the Reds, although prior to seeing off Posh, five of their last six matches had finished as stalemates.
Peterborough United’s tenuous grip on their Championship place was loosened a little more by a 2-0 defeat at Nottingham Forest today (December 4). Close-range and messy goals in the final 16 minutes from James Garner and Ryan Yates settled the contest and the bare facts will show Posh have now failed to score in five consecutive matches for the first time since 2002 - a run they eventually stretched to seven matches back then.
Goals from James Garner and Ryan Yates earned Nottingham Forest all three points against Peterborough United at the City Ground Nottingham Forest fans have lit up Twitter after watching their side beat Peterborough United 2-0. Forest came away from the City Ground with all three points thanks to second-half goals from James Garner and Ryan Yates.
Steve Cooper's Reds beat Peterborough United 2-0 thanks to goals from James Garner and Ryan Yates Nottingham Forest got back to winning ways as they toppled Peterborough United 2-0 at the City Ground, thanks to goals from James Garner and Ryan Yates. After a below par first half, the Reds improved in the second and managed to extend their unbeaten run to seven matches, ending a sequence of three straight draws in the process.
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Peterborough United travel to the City Ground looking to improve their awful away record at a resurgent Nottingham Forest today (December 4, 3pm). Posh are looking to avoid defeat on the road for only the second time this season and score a goal, after drawing a blank in their last four.
Nottingham Forest boss Steve Cooper names his team to face Peterborough United - with surprise change
The Reds are looking to get back to winning ways when they face Posh at the City Ground this afternoon Nottingham Forest boss Steve Cooper makes two changes to the team which drew 0-0 at West Bromwich Albion last week. The Reds take on Peterborough United at the City Ground looking to extend their unbeaten run to seven games, while also bidding to get back to winning ways after three straight draws.
The Sheffield United striker has been heavily linked with a move to Nottingham Forest ahead of the January transfer window Nottingham Forest 'target' Rhian Brewster has responded to speculation surrounding his future. The 21-year-old has been linked with a move to Forest since the summer and could yet come to the City Ground in January.
The left-back has been training with Forest's first team this week. Nottingham Forest fans have given their reaction to the club’s interest in left-back Loris Benito. As revealed by NottinghamshireLive , the free agent has been training with Forest ’s first team this week as Forest mull over whether to offer him a contract.
James Garner and Ryan Yates scored as Steve Cooper's side ended a run of three successive draws Nottingham Forest got back to winning ways as they toppled Peterborough United 2-0 at the City Ground, thanks to goals from James Garner and Ryan Yates. After a below par first half, the Reds improved in the second and managed to extend their unbeaten run to seven matches, ending a sequence of three straight draws in the process.
Former Barnsley head coach Gerhard Struber is reportedly being targeted to become Manchester United's next assistant coach - but who is the Austrian? Barnsley were seven points from Championship safety when Struber arrived at Oakwell in November 2019. The Tykes then picked up six points in their final two games of the 2019-20 season, scoring winning goals in injury time against Nottingham Forest and Brentford to dramatically secure survival.
Sheffield United striker Rhian Brewster has insisted to The Examiner that he is ignoring speculation linking him with a move on loan to Nottingham Forest. The 21-year-old had struggled to get into the Sheffield United side under Slavisa Jokanovic and when he did play, it was often on the wing.
The Forest centre-back is the subject of interest from a number of Premier League clubs, according to the latest reports. Nottingham Forest are ‘braced’ for more interest in centre-back Joe Worrall as the January transfer window nears, according to latest reports. With less than a month to go until the window opens, plans will be being put in place for any potential moves.
Nottingham Forest host Peterborough United this afternoon aiming to try and get back to winning ways and secure a much-needed three points to climb further up the table. Steve Cooper’s side have only managed to claim one win in their past seven Championship matches. That has seen their quick ascent up the table when the former Swansea City manager first took over at the City Ground be halted.
3 reasons why Nottingham Forest must do all they can to push through move for defensive target in January
Steve Cooper will be preparing for his first transfer window as Nottingham Forest boss next month, with new recruits expected at the City Ground. After a positive start, recent results have shown the former Swansea chief that he needs to improve the squad, and it has been reported that centre-back John Souttar is a target after the Reds sent scouts to watch him in action for Hearts against Celtic in the week.
West Brom and Nottingham Forest dealt apparent transfer blow as manager makes admission on rumoured target
West Brom and Nottingham Forest have seemingly been dealt a blow in their hopes of signing Newcastle United striker Dwight Gayle. That’s after Newcastle manager Eddie Howe claimed that he believes Gayle can have a big part to play for the Magpies moving forward. It was recently reported by The Telegraph that both West Brom and Forest are interested in a move for Gayle ahead of the January transfer window, as they look to strengthen their attacks.