SEASON: 2017-18

Prev Season: 2016-17
Football League Championship (Tier 2)

Mark Warburton, Gary Brazil, Aitor Karanka

FA Cup:
4th Round (Hull City (A) 1-2)

League Cup:
4th Round (Chelsea (A) 1-5)

Top Goalscorer:
Kieran Dowell (10 goals)

Competitive Games:

League Games:

League Points:

Points Percentage:

Competitive Goals:

Goals per game:

Results when we scored first
Who Scored FirstWonDrawnLostPoints won
Forest101-31 out of 33
Opponent261812 out of 78

Points dropped when leading and gained when behind
Leading or BehindWonDrawnLostPoints won
Behind21177 out of 60
In Front111134 out of 39

When goals were scored and conceded
First HalfSecond Half
Time0-10 mins10-20 mins20-30 mins30-40 mins40-45 mins45-50 mins50-60 mins60-70 mins70-80 mins80-90 mins
Num goals scored32838342712
Num goals conceded87473546812

Goals scored, conceded and win and loss margins
Goal count:1 goal2 goals3 goals4 goals5+ goals
Scored14 times7 times3 times3 times1 time
Conceded9 times15 times6 times1 time1 time
Won By11 times3 times1 time1 time
Lost By8 times9 times2 times1 time

Highest Home Attendance:
29,106 (League - Derby County)

Lowest Home Attendance:
7,546 (League Cup - Shrewsbury Town)

Average Home Attendance:

Players Used:

Clean Sheets:

Red cards:

Yellow cards:


1Fri Aug 04, 2017MillwallH1-0Win3Live on Sky
2Sat Aug 12, 2017BrentfordA4-3WinGriffin Park
3Tue Aug 15, 2017BarnsleyA1-2Loss6Oakwell
4Sat Aug 19, 2017MiddlesbroughH2-1Win4
5Sat Aug 26, 2017Leeds UnitedH0-2Loss6
6Sat Sep 09, 2017Sheffield WednesdayA1-3Loss12HillsboroughLive on Sky
7Tue Sep 12, 2017SunderlandA1-0Win8Stadium of Light
8Sat Sep 16, 2017Wolverhampton WanderersH1-2Loss10
9Sat Sep 23, 2017Aston VillaA1-2Loss12Villa ParkLive on Sky
10Tue Sep 26, 2017FulhamH1-3Loss
11Sat Sep 30, 2017Sheffield UnitedH2-1Win
12Sun Oct 15, 2017Derby CountyA0-2LossPride ParkLive on Sky
13Sat Oct 21, 2017Burton AlbionH2-0Win12
14Sat Oct 28, 2017Hull CityA3-2Win11KCOM Stadium
15Tue Oct 31, 2017ReadingA1-3Loss13Madejski Stadium
16Sat Nov 04, 2017Queens Park RangersH4-0Win8
17Sat Nov 18, 2017Birmingham CityA0-1Loss10St. Andrews
18Tue Nov 21, 2017Norwich CityH1-0Win8
19Sun Nov 26, 2017Cardiff CityH0-2Loss8
20Sat Dec 02, 2017Ipswich TownA2-4Loss13Portman Road
21Sat Dec 09, 2017Bolton WanderersH3-2Win11
22Sat Dec 16, 2017Bristol CityA1-2Loss12Ashton Gate
23Sat Dec 23, 2017Preston North EndA1-1Draw13Deepdale
24Tue Dec 26, 2017Sheffield WednesdayH0-3Loss13
25Sat Dec 30, 2017SunderlandH0-1Loss14Mark Warburton's last game as manager
26Mon Jan 01, 2018Leeds UnitedA0-0Draw14Elland RoadLive on Sky
27Sat Jan 13, 2018Aston VillaH0-1LossAitor Karanka's first game as manager. Live on Sky
28Sat Jan 20, 2018Wolverhampton WanderersA2-0Win14Molineux
29Tue Jan 30, 2018Preston North EndH0-3Loss15
30Sat Feb 03, 2018FulhamA0-2Loss16Craven Cottage
31Sat Feb 10, 2018Hull CityH0-2Loss16
32Sat Feb 17, 2018Burton AlbionA0-0Draw17Pirelli Stadium
33Tue Feb 20, 2018ReadingH1-1Draw17
34Sat Feb 24, 2018Queens Park RangersA5-2Win15Loftus Road
35Sat Mar 03, 2018Birmingham CityH2-1Win15
36Tue Mar 06, 2018Norwich CityA0-0Draw15Carrow Road
37Sun Mar 11, 2018Derby CountyH0-0Draw15Live on Sky
38Sat Mar 17, 2018Sheffield UnitedA0-0Draw16Bramall Lane
39Fri Mar 30, 2018MillwallA-The Den
40Mon Apr 02, 2018BarnsleyH-
41Sat Apr 07, 2018MiddlesbroughA-Riverside Stadium
42Tue Apr 10, 2018BrentfordH-
43Sat Apr 14, 2018Ipswich TownH-
44Sat Apr 21, 2018Cardiff CityA-Cardiff City Stadium
45Sat Apr 28, 2018Bristol CityH-
46Sun May 06, 2018Bolton WanderersA-Macron Stadium

FA Cup
Sun Jan 07, 2018Arsenal3H4-2Win
Sat Jan 27, 2018Hull City4A1-2LossKCOM Stadium

League Cup
Tue Aug 08, 2017Shrewsbury Town1H2-1Win
Wed Aug 23, 2017Newcastle United2A3-2WinSt. James Park (Newcastle)
Wed Sep 20, 2017Chelsea3A1-5LossStamford Bridge

Pre-Season Friendly
Wed Jul 19, 2017Notts CountyEnglandA2-0WinMeadow Lane
Sat Jul 22, 2017Mansfield TownEnglandA4-0WinOne Call Stadium
Tue Jul 25, 2017GironaSpainH2-1Win
Sat Jul 29, 2017BurnleyEnglandH1-1Draw

Season Record (Competitive Games only)
Pos Num PlayerAgeP W D L Goals Yellows Reds Went Off Came On Unused Sub Notes
GKVladimir Stojkovic34Left in August to join Partizan
GK1Costel Pantilimon3192521Joined on Jan 31 on loan from Watford
GK26Dimitar Evtimov24117
GK30Stephen Henderson291125On loan to Portsmouth from Jan 31
GK33Stefanos Kapino237Joined on Feb 8th on free transfer
GK43Jordan Smith32132174
DAlex Iacovitti20On loan to Forest Green Rovers for the 2017-18 season
D2Eric Lichaj2926103133311110
D3Tobias Figuiredo2472532Joined on loan from Sporting CP on Jan 31
D5Matt Mills31147741211Released on Jan 31
D6Armand Traore28188193226On loan to Cardiff City from Jan 31
D7Liam Bridcutt282282127115Joined from Leeds on Aug 22nd
D27Tendayi Darikwa2626115101537Joined from Burnley at the start of the season
D28Thomas LamOn loan to FC Twente from Aug 30, 2017 to the end of the season
D29Juan Fuentes281Joined on Feb 8th on free transfer
D42Joe Worrall21341421816126
MRyan YatesOn loan to Notts County for the season
MToby Edser
M4Michael Mancienne3030122163217
M5Adlene Guedioura325212233Re-joined Forest on Jan 31, 2018
M13Danny Fox3119757723
M14Matty Cash201847721344
M15Lee Tomlin2982423243Joined on Jan 31 on loan from Cardiff City
M18Jack Colback28925241Joined on Jan 31 on loan from Newcastle United
M20Kieran Dowell2042157201041371Joined on loan from Everton for the season
M21Ashkan Dejagah31111Joined on Jan 31 on free transfer
M23Joe Lolley258251232Joined on Jan 31 from Huddersfield
M24David Vaughan35167184812
M25Jack Hobbs2942211
M31Andreas Bouchalakis24221011128813
M32Ben Watson3272531Joined on Feb 5th as free agent
FGboly Ariyibi23On loan to MK Dons until Jan; On loan to Northampton for rest of season
FJorge Grant23On loan to Notts County for the whole season
FLica29Left on Aug 31 after contract terminated
F8Chris Cohen30221
F9Daryl Murphy3427114127661Joined from Newcastle at the start of the season
F10Barrie McKay23261111451458Joined from Rangers at the beginning of the season
F11Ben Osborn2343167203264
F16Zach Clough221661041015On loan to Bolton Wanderers from Jan 31
F17Ben Brereton319715451488
F18Muzzy Carayol2915429213118Released on Jan 31
F19Jamie Ward318215183On loan to Cardiff City from Jan 31
F34Tyler Walker211661942484On loan to Bolton Wanderers from Jan 31
F35Jason Cummings221661041769Joined from Hibernian at the beginning of the season; On loan to Rangers from January to end of season
F39Apostolos Vellios2661141338


Competitive goals only
10Kieran Dowell42
7Daryl Murphy27
5Barrie McKay26
4Ben Brereton31
4Jason Cummings16
4Tyler Walker16
3Ben Osborn43
3Eric Lichaj26
3Lee Tomlin8
2Andreas Bouchalakis22
2Joe Lolley8
2Matty Cash18
2Muzzy Carayol15
1Apostolos Vellios6
1Joe Worrall34
1Tendayi Darikwa26

Home and away victories for the season


Opponent Date H/A Score Date H/A Score
Queens Park RangersSat Nov 04, 2017H4-0Sat Feb 24, 2018A5-2