Nottingham Forest

  • FA Cup: West Ham humiliated by Forest; Chelsea and Liverpool win January 5, 2014

    London: West Ham United's woes intensified as the Premier League club were thrashed 50 in the FA Cup third round by second tier Nottingham Forest on Sunday, increasing the heat on manager Sam Allardyce. Forest's Jamie Paterson netted a hattrick in the humiliating rout, but the spotlight was on Allardyce who...
  • Indianowned Blackburn fire manager, Forest name McLeish December 28, 2012

    London: Blackburn Rovers sacked Henning Berg on Thursday after only 57 days and 10 games in charge, becoming the second manager to depart a foreignowned English Championship (second division) club in the space of a few hours. The Norwegian was axed by Blackburn's Indian owners after a 10 defeat at...
  • Largest independent probe for Hillsborough tragedy October 12, 2012

    London: The largest independent probe into British police was launched on Friday to examine potential criminal actions by officers involved in the 1989 Hillsborough soccer disaster in which 96 spectators died after a crowd crush in the stadium. Serving and former officers, including those in senior positions, could face charges or...
  • Kuwaiti family buys Nottingham Forest FC July 11, 2012

    London: A Kuwaiti family has bought twice European Cup winners Nottingham Forest, the English Championship (second division) club said on Tuesday. In a statement on the club's website, Fawaz, Abdulaziz and Omar alHasawi said a shirt launch and news conference would be held at the City Ground on Saturday. "It is an...
  • Reading secure promotion to the Premier League April 18, 2012

    London: Reading capped a remarkable run of form by securing promotion back to the English Premier League on Tuesday after a 10 victory at home against Nottingham Forest guaranteed them a toptwo finish in the Championship (second division). Reading, who have taken 46 points from a possible 51 over their...