Monday’s Premier League clash at the City Ground between Nottingham Forest and Burnley promises to be a thrilling encounter. After Burnley’s 1-0 victory at the City Ground last month, Nottingham Forest is hungry for revenge. In this article, we provide free betting tips and predictions for this exciting match.
Forest’s Impressive Start
Nottingham Forest has made an impressive start to their Premier League campaign, winning two out of their four league games this season. They are eager to make amends for their recent defeat to Burnley in the Carabao Cup.
On the other hand, Burnley has had a challenging start to their season, losing all three of their league games so far and conceding a total of 11 goals. Their defeats came at the hands of Manchester City, Aston Villa, and Tottenham. This makes the upcoming clash with Nottingham Forest a crucial one for Burnley.
Awoniyi: Forest’s Key Player
One of Nottingham Forest’s standout players this season is Taiwo Awoniyi. He has been in excellent form, with involvement in more Premier League goals (13 goals and 2 assists) than any other Forest player since the start of last season. Awoniyi has scored or assisted in each of his last eight appearances in the competition, with nine goals in that run.
He had an impressive streak of scoring in seven consecutive league games before Forest’s match against Chelsea before the international break. Although his scoring streak ended in that match, he set up Anthony Elanga for the winning goal. In their last three home league games, Awoniyi has scored four goals, making him a key player to watch in the upcoming clash against Burnley.
Forest’s Desire for Revenge
Nottingham Forest is determined to avenge their recent loss to Burnley. The 1-0 defeat in the Carabao Cup has fueled Forest’s motivation to secure a victory against the Clarets on Monday night. Burnley’s single victory this season came in that match, and they have struggled in the league, losing all three of their opening games.
A Promising Setup
The upcoming clash with Burnley presents a promising opportunity for Nottingham Forest to secure another win. Forest has already beaten one newly-promoted side at home this season, and they have played well in their four league games, causing problems for top teams like Arsenal and Manchester United.
Considering Burnley’s shaky start and their tendency to play on the front foot, Forest may find opportunities to counter-attack with pace. Steve Cooper’s Forest is favored to win this clash and claim revenge for their early Carabao Cup exit.
In conclusion, Nottingham Forest vs. Burnley promises to be an exciting Premier League match. With Forest’s impressive form and Burnley’s struggles, the odds are in favor of Nottingham Forest securing a second consecutive win. Taiwo Awoniyi’s excellent form adds to Forest’s chances of victory. Football enthusiasts can look forward to an enthralling encounter at the City Ground.