SEASON: 2017-18

Prev Season: 2016-17
This Season: 2017-18
Next Season: 2018-19
Football League Championship (Tier 2)

Mark Warburton, Gary Brazil (3), Aitor Karanka

FA Cup:
4th Round (Hull City (A) 1-2)

League Cup:
3rd Round (Chelsea (A) 1-5)

Player Of The Year:
Ben Osborn
Top Goalscorer:
Kieran Dowell (10 goals)

Competitive Games:

Competitive Goals:

Goals per game:

League Games:

League Points:
53 out of 138 (3 points per win)

Points Percentage:

Results when we scored first
Who Scored FirstWonDrawnLostPoints won
Forest scored first111-34 out of 36
Opponent scored first372316 out of 99

Points dropped when leading and gained when behind
Leading or BehindWonDrawnLostPoints won
We take a lead131240 out of 48
We go behind312210 out of 78

When goals were scored and conceded
First HalfSecond Half
Time:0-10 mins10-20 mins20-30 mins30-40 mins40-45 mins45-50 mins50-60 mins60-70 mins70-80 mins80-90 mins
Num goals scored329483621015
Num goals conceded

Goals scored, conceded and win and loss margins
Goal count:1 goal2 goals3 goals4 goals5+ goals
Scored15 times9 times4 times3 times1 time
Conceded11 times18 times7 times1 time1 time
Won By12 times3 times2 times1 time
Lost By11 times11 times2 times1 time

Highest League Attendance:

Lowest League Attendance:

Average League Attendance:

Highest Cup Attendance:

Lowest Cup Attendance:

Clean Sheets:

Red cards:

Yellow cards:

Penalties scored:

Penalties conceded:

Penalties missed:

Penalties saved:


CHAMPIONSHIP (Tier 2) Home AwayResults
Pos Team P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F A GD Pts ResultHome Away
1Wolverhampton Wanderers4630978239165247181445352143991-22-0
2Cardiff City46279106939164340161157292330900-21-2
4Aston Villa462411117242147242191049302330830-11-2
6Derby County462015117048125641228105292622750-00-2
7Preston North End46191611574698627221085302411730-31-1
10Sheffield United4620917625512563320841129357692-10-0
11Bristol City46171613675811664128610726309670-01-2
12Ipswich Town46179205760968292783122833-3602-12-4
13Leeds United461792059641067322773132737-5600-20-0
14Norwich City46151516496088725257792435-11601-00-0
15Sheffield Wednesday46141517596087837316892229-1570-31-3
16Queens Park Rangers4615112058701256383136142039-12564-05-2
17Nottingham Forest4615823516510310252755132638-1453
18Hull City4611161970707884132481129380490-23-2
19Birmingham City4613726386810310212434161744-30462-10-1
21Bolton Wanderers4610132339749410253319131441-35433-22-3
23Burton Albion4610112538814514194366111938-4341Relegated2-00-0

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1Fri Aug 04, 2017MillwallH1-0Win28,0651McKay (41)
2Sat Aug 12, 2017BrentfordA4-3Win10,1693Bouchalakis (41, 47), Murphy (43), Dowell (83)
3Tue Aug 15, 2017BarnsleyA1-2Loss13,8835Murphy (26)
4Sat Aug 19, 2017MiddlesbroughH2-1Win26,2654McKay (16), Murphy (79 pen)
5Sat Aug 26, 2017Leeds UnitedH0-2Loss25,6826
6Sat Sep 09, 2017Sheffield WednesdayA1-3Loss25,71012Osborn (29)
7Tue Sep 12, 2017SunderlandA1-0Win26,0618Murphy (86)
8Sat Sep 16, 2017Wolverhampton WanderersH1-2Loss25,75610Carayol (75)
9Sat Sep 23, 2017Aston VillaA1-2Loss28,55412Murphy (52)
10Tue Sep 26, 2017FulhamH1-3Loss21,20816Murphy (33)
11Sat Sep 30, 2017Sheffield UnitedH2-1Win25,70012Cummings (9), Dowell (27)
12Sun Oct 15, 2017Derby CountyA0-2Loss31,19614
13Sat Oct 21, 2017Burton AlbionH2-0Win24,68612McKay (58), Lichaj (78)
14Sat Oct 28, 2017Hull CityA3-2Win15,78011Dowell (29, 71, 83 pen)
15Tue Oct 31, 2017ReadingA1-3Loss14,86813Osborn (86)
16Sat Nov 04, 2017Queens Park RangersH4-0Win24,0218Walker (13, 84), Dowell (44), McKay (52)
17Sat Nov 18, 2017Birmingham CityA0-1Loss21,07110
18Tue Nov 21, 2017Norwich CityH1-0Win23,8317Murphy (77)
19Sun Nov 26, 2017Cardiff CityH0-2Loss25,2109
20Sat Dec 02, 2017Ipswich TownA2-4Loss16,80813Dowell (29), Walker (43)
21Sat Dec 09, 2017Bolton WanderersH3-2Win22,88211McKay (3), Worrall (60), Brereton (89)
22Sat Dec 16, 2017Bristol CityA1-2Loss20,12811Dowell (47)
23Sat Dec 23, 2017Preston North EndA1-1Draw13,48113Brereton (58)
24Tue Dec 26, 2017Sheffield WednesdayH0-3Loss28,63513
25Sat Dec 30, 2017SunderlandH0-1Loss26,83014
26Mon Jan 01, 2018Leeds UnitedA0-0Draw32,42614
27Sat Jan 13, 2018Aston VillaH0-1Loss25,43315
28Sat Jan 20, 2018Wolverhampton WanderersA2-0Win29,05014Dowell (40), Osborn (43)
29Tue Jan 30, 2018Preston North EndH0-3Loss22,04415
30Sat Feb 03, 2018FulhamA0-2Loss22,07616
31Sat Feb 10, 2018Hull CityH0-2Loss23,09816
32Sat Feb 17, 2018Burton AlbionA0-0Draw5,77517
33Tue Feb 20, 2018ReadingH1-1Draw21,84617Tomlin (85)
34Sat Feb 24, 2018Queens Park RangersA5-2Win13,67515Tomlin (37, 47), Lolley (51), Cash (76), Brereton (90)
35Sat Mar 03, 2018Birmingham CityH2-1Win23,29615Lolley (6), Cash (79)
36Tue Mar 06, 2018Norwich CityA0-0Draw25,18415
37Sun Mar 11, 2018Derby CountyH0-0Draw29,10615
38Sat Mar 17, 2018Sheffield UnitedA0-0Draw28,09516
39Fri Mar 30, 2018MillwallA0-2Loss16,00416
41Sat Apr 07, 2018MiddlesbroughA0-2Loss25,81217
42Tue Apr 10, 2018BrentfordH0-1Loss20,59618
43Sat Apr 14, 2018Ipswich TownH2-1Win25,09317Brereton (88 pen), Lolley (95)
44Sat Apr 21, 2018Cardiff CityA1-2Loss21,31017Bridcutt (50)
40Tue Apr 24, 2018BarnsleyH3-0Win23,63317Tomlin (26), Brereton (36), Vellios (89)
45Sat Apr 28, 2018Bristol CityH0-0Draw24,72217
46Sun May 06, 2018Bolton WanderersA2-3Loss18,28917Osborn (70), Colback (79)

FA Cup
Sun Jan 07, 2018Arsenal3H4-2Win27,182Lichaj (20, 44), Brereton (64 pen), Dowell (85 pen)
Sat Jan 27, 2018Hull City4A1-2Loss13,450Vellios (88)

League Cup
Tue Aug 08, 2017Shrewsbury Town1H2-1Win7,546Carayol (29 pen), Cummings (75)
Wed Aug 23, 2017Newcastle United2A3-2Win27,709Cummings (29, 31), Walker (97)
Wed Sep 20, 2017Chelsea3A1-5Loss40,621Darikwa (90)

Pre-Season Friendly
Wed Jul 19, 2017Notts CountyEnglandA2-0Win12,209Brereton (50), Vellios (88)
Sat Jul 22, 2017Mansfield TownEnglandA4-0Win5,333Cummings (26), Walker (69), Vellios (82, 89)
Tue Jul 25, 2017GironaSpainH2-1Win4,417Vellios (65, 68 pen)
Sat Jul 29, 2017BurnleyEnglandH1-1Draw10,231Murphy (33)

Transfers before, during and immediately after the season.
In (19) Out (21)
Date Player Details Fee Date Player Details Fee
Jun 17, 2017Jason CummingsBoughtJul 17, 2017Gboly AriyibiLoan out
Jul 01, 2017Yassine En-NeyahBoughtJul 18, 2017Jorge GrantLoan out
Jul 05, 2017Barrie McKayBought£500,000Jul 31, 2017Alex IacovittiLoan out
Jul 21, 2017Daryl MurphyBoughtAug 04, 2017Ryan YatesLoan out
Jul 27, 2017Andreas BouchalakisBoughtAug 15, 2017Vladimir StojkovicReleased
Jul 28, 2017Tendayi DarikwaBoughtAug 30, 2017Thomas LamLoan out
Aug 04, 2017Kieran DowellLoan InOct 28, 2017Dimitar EvtimovLoan out
Aug 22, 2017Liam BridcuttBought£1,000,000Jan 15, 2018Jason CummingsLoan out
Jan 31, 2018Adlene GuediouraBoughtJan 19, 2018Gboly AriyibiLoan out
Jan 31, 2018Ashkan DejagahBoughtJan 31, 2018Jamie WardLoan out
Jan 31, 2018Costel PantilimonLoan InJan 31, 2018Matt MillsReleased
Jan 31, 2018Jack ColbackLoan InJan 31, 2018Muzzy CarayolReleased
Jan 31, 2018Joe LolleyBoughtJan 31, 2018Stephen HendersonLoan out
Jan 31, 2018Lee TomlinLoan InJan 31, 2018Tyler WalkerLoan out
Jan 31, 2018Tobias FigueiredoLoan InJan 31, 2018Zach CloughLoan out
Feb 05, 2018Ben WatsonBoughtFeb 02, 2018Armand TraoreLoan out
Feb 07, 2018Stefanos KapinoBoughtMay 15, 2018Ashkan DejagahReleased
Feb 08, 2018Juan FuentesBoughtMay 15, 2018Chris CohenRetired
Jul 20, 2018Jack ColbackLoan InMay 15, 2018David VaughanReleased
May 15, 2018Jack HobbsReleased
Jul 31, 2018Barrie McKaySold

Season Record (Competitive Games only)
Pos Num PlayerP W D L Goals Yellows Reds Went Off Came On Unused Sub Notes
GKVladimir StojkovicLeft in August to join Partizan
GK1Costel Pantilimon133551Joined on Jan 31 on loan from Watford; returned at end of season
GK26Dimitar Evtimov117Released at end of season
GK30Stephen Henderson1125On loan to Portsmouth from Jan 31
GK33Stefanos Kapino411211Joined on Feb 8th on free transfer
GK43Jordan Smith32132178
DAlex IacovittiOn loan to Forest Green Rovers for the 2017-18 season
D2Eric Lichaj28113143311115Left to join Hull at end of season
D3Tobias Figueiredo12354512Joined on loan from Sporting CP on Jan 31
D5Matt Mills147741211Released on Jan 31
D6Armand Traore1981103235On loan to Cardiff City from Jan 31
D7Liam Bridcutt271031419338Joined from Leeds on Aug 22nd
D11Ben Osborn51188254365
D27Tendayi Darikwa321261416139Joined 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 Fuentes1111Joined on Feb 8th on free transfer
D42Joe Worrall351421916136
MRyan YatesOn loan to Notts County for the season
MToby Edser
M4Michael Mancienne331331742212Left at end of season
M5Adlene Guedioura114251555Re-joined Forest on Jan 31, 2018
M13Danny Fox279612933
M14Matty Cash25681121394
M15Lee Tomlin154564383Joined on Jan 31 on loan from Cardiff City; returned at end of season
M18Jack Colback163671511Joined on Jan 31 on loan from Newcastle United; returned at end of season
M20Kieran Dowell43157211051673Joined on loan from Everton for the season
M21Ashkan Dejagah111Joined on Jan 31 on free transfer
M23Joe Lolley164663143Joined on Jan 31 from Huddersfield
M24David Vaughan167184812
M25Jack Hobbs523111
M31Andreas Bouchalakis24112112110914
M32Ben Watson14455321Joined on Feb 5th as free agent
FGboly Ariyibi
FJorge GrantOn loan to Notts County for the whole season
FLicaLeft on Aug 31 after contract terminated
F8Chris Cohen2211
F9Daryl Murphy28115127761
F10Barrie McKay281111651669Joined from Rangers at beginning of the season; left to join Swansea at the end
F16Zach Clough1771041114On loan to Bolton Wanderers from Jan 31
F17Ben Brereton39127206615118
F18Muzzy Carayol164210213127Released on Jan 31
F19Jamie Ward8215183On loan to Cardiff City from Jan 31
F34Tyler Walker1661942484On loan to Bolton Wanderers from Jan 31
F35Jason Cummings1761141878
F39Apostolos Vellios133282489


Competitive goals only
10Kieran Dowell43
7Daryl Murphy28
6Ben Brereton39
5Barrie McKay28
4Ben Osborn51
4Jason Cummings17
4Lee Tomlin15
4Tyler Walker16
3Eric Lichaj28
3Joe Lolley16
2Andreas Bouchalakis24
2Apostolos Vellios13
2Matty Cash25
2Muzzy Carayol16
1Jack Colback16
1Joe Worrall35
1Liam Bridcutt27
1Tendayi Darikwa32

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