ONE OF the grand old names of English football, Nottingham Forest were founded in 1865 and became members of the Football League in 1892, although they were members of the Football Alliance from 1899 to 1892. Forest’s golden age came … Continue reading Nottingham Forest’s history makers
NOTTINGHAM Forest’s 2019-20 annual accounts were issued this week, revealing a net loss of £ 15.9 million – better than 2018-19 but displaying the symptoms of a club paying out more money than it earns. While the club is actively … Continue reading Nottingham Forest’s accounts – calm before a bigger storm
NOTTINGHAM Forest may be in the Championship play-off zone this season, but off the pitch, the club is still paying-out too far much money in wages. Although this year’s performances may have justified the big outlay, Forest’s wage-to-income ratio is … Continue reading Nottingham Forest wage bill underlines Championship problem
AFTER narrowly avoiding relegation to the third tier of English football in 2016-17, Nottingham Forest went into the current season under new ownership and with hopes of fulfilling some of the club’s potential. Forest are enjoying their best attendances since … Continue reading State of Play: Nottingham Forest – finally seeing the woods through the trees?
BRIAN CLOUGH. Enough said, really. He was the driving force and the mastermind – along with his accomplice, Peter Taylor – behind Nottingham Forest’s golden period between 1977 and 1980. Clough’s genius, and it was exactly that, for he also … Continue reading Great Reputations: Nottingham Forest under Clough
NOTTINGHAM FOREST were surprise champions in 1978, becoming the first team since Ipswich Town in 1961-62 to win the title directly after promotion from the second division. Forest were as unfashionable as Derby County six years earlier when they finished … Continue reading We are the Champions: 1977-78 – Nottingham Forest