We are halfway through the 2023 Premier league season and some teams are already starting to feel the pressure. For football betting prediction, we go to City Ground where the Nottingham Forest will be hosting the Wolverton Wanderers. Both teams are both desperate for a win but who will reign supreme? Let’s see what our football handicappers have to say with their Wolverhampton vs Nottingham Forest Betting Pick and analysis.
According to the latest sports betting odds, there is not any strong favorite to win this matchup. This is because the Wolverhampton Wanderers are at +150 while Nottingham Forest is at +215. Furthermore, even betting on the draw is this matchup has mediocre odds at +210. However, despite these odds, football gambling fans can still turn a profit if they make the correct wager.
Wolverhampton vs Nottingham Forest Betting Odds
- Nottingham Forest: +195
- Draw: +210
- Wolverhampton: +160
Wolverhampton vs Nottingham Forest Betting Prediction and Analysis for 04/01/2023
This will be an interesting match for those who like to bet on football for many reasons. The first reason is because this is only their second time that both teams has ever gone against each other. Last time both teams had a match was last October where Wolverhampton won 1-0. The second reason is because both teams are close to the relegation line. Needless to say, both teams need a win to relieve the pressure.
At the moment, the Wolverton Wanderers rank 13 in the Premier League standings with 27 points. Even though Crystal palace also has 27 points, they are a position above with a -16 goal differential. While having 1 victory in their last 6 match has been a blessing for them, they remain in trouble. This is because Wolverton lost their last 2 games.
However, the Wanderers have won their last 2 trips to City Grounds. Will they be able to make it three? According to football statistics, it is unlikely as they have never won three on the bounce in their history. Their top scorers are Rúben Neves and Daniel Podence with 5 goals each. Furthermore, Adama Traoré is third with two goals and João Moutinho leads the Wanderers in assists with two.
Then, we have Nottingham Forest FC who has the home advantage. They currently rank 16 with 26 points and are tied with Leeds and Everton who also have 26 points. However, Nottingham is behind both due to the goal differential of -27. On the other hand, Leeds has a -9 goals differential while Everton has a -18 goals differential.
The leading scorers for Nottingham Forest is Brennan Johnson with seven goals and Taiwo Awoniyi with four. Morgan Gibbs-White is third with two goals and leads the team with five assists.
Wolverhampton vs Nottingham Forest Betting Pick
Game time: 04/01/2023 at 10:00 AM ET
Bet on the Draw at +210
Those who are fans of either teams will disagree that both teams have not been playing well lately. However, those who bet on football will agree with that statement. The last time Nottingham Forest won was on February 5 with a 1-0 victory over Leeds. On the other hand, Wolverhampton was 2-1-1 in February, March has been bad leaving them at 1-3.
Needless to say, the Wolves cannot afford to lose this match but not having the home advantage will hurt them. Therefore, we predict a draw for this matchup with a final score of 1-1.