Nottingham Forest vs Newcastle United Pick – EPL Predictions & Odds 3/17/23
Newcastle United vs Nottingham Forest
March 17, 2023 4:00 pm EDT
The Line: Newcaslte United -150 / Nottingham Forest +450 // Total: 2.5
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Nottingham Forest and Newcastle United face off on Friday in an English Premier League showdown at City Ground. When these two teams faced off on August 6th it was Newcastle that secured the 2-0 victory.
Nottingham Forest vs Newcastle United Odds
Newcastle United currently sits as the favorite sitting at -150 while Nottingham Forest is the underdog sitting at +450. The total in this game sits at 2.5 goals, with the over paying out at +110 if it hits.
Nottingham Forest Betting Preview
Nottingham Forest sits in 14th place in the standings having picked up 26 points. On Saturday, Nottingham Forest faced off against Tottenham Hotspur and they were defeated 3-1. Joe Worrall was the only goalscorer for Nottingham Forest. They had 44 percent of the possession and five shots on target. Nottingham Forest are really banged up heading into this game. Wayne Hennessey, Brennan Johnson, and Chris Wood were all banged up in the last game, and they aren’t going to be able to go in this game. Gustavo Scarpa had to return to Brazil, and he also won’t be able to go in this game.
Newcastle United Betting Preview
Newcastle has found a ton of success this season and coming into this game they sit in 5th place in the standings having picked up 44 points. On Sunday, Newcastle faced off against the Wolves, and they were able to secure a 2-1 victory. It was Miguel Almiron that scored in the 79th minute to secure the victory. Anthony Gordon is dealing with an ankle injury, and he’s not going to be able to go in this game. Joelinton is suspended for this game, and he won’t be back until the next game. In this game, if the offense is good, they are going to be in good shape.
Shane’s Free Pick
Nottingham Forest not having Chris Wood is going to be a big loss for them, and they are going to really struggle in this game. Newcastle United has been quite impressive all season and in the last game, they scored two goals. Nottingham Forest is going to struggle to get any type of offense going, and that will be the difference here. Back Newcastle United on the money line to cash here.