Tag: Nottingham

15 April 2024 0

Hillsborough disaster: Nottingham Forest consider installing memorial at City Ground

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Martin Peach, Andy Caddell, Peter Hillier, Margaret Aspinall and Peter Scarfe at the Liverpool eternal flame memorial to those who died at Hillsborough
Forest supporters have joined Liverpool fans at Anfield over the years to pay their respects to those who died as a result of the Hillsborough disaster

Nottingham Forest will consider installing a memorial at the City Ground to remember those who died as a result of the Hillsborough disaster, says chairman Tom Cartledge.

A crush during an FA Cup semi-final involving Forest in 1989 resulted in the deaths of 97

11 April 2024 0

Nottingham Forest: Nuno Espirito Santo says points ‘mess’ harms Premier League’s integrity

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Nottingham Forest manager Nuno Espirito Santo gestures
Manager Nuno Espirito Santo has called on Nottingham Forest’s players and fans to “stay together” in their relegation battle

Nottingham Forest boss Nuno Espirito Santo says the uncertainty at the bottom of the Premier League harms the competition’s integrity.

Relegation-threatened Forest have appealed against their four-point deduction for breaching profit and sustainability rules (PSR).

But they are still awaiting a hearing.

Any decision must come by 24 May, five days

28 March 2024 0

Premier League apologises as Tottenham v Nottingham Forest is moved at short notice

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Tottenham Hotspur Stadium
Tottenham won the reverse fixture 2-0 in December

The Premier League has apologised after Nottingham Forest’s trip to Tottenham in less than two weeks’ time was brought forward by 24 hours.

The fixture, due to take place on Monday, 8 April, will now be at 18:00 GMT on Sunday, 7 April because of London Underground and train strikes.

The local authority’s Safety Advisory Group deemed the required level of safety

28 March 2024 0

Nottingham Forest: Forget Premier League points deduction, says Nuno Espirito Santo

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Nottingham Forest: BBC Sport’s Simon Stone explains the impact of points deduction

Nuno Espirito Santo has told his Nottingham Forest players to “forget about” the club’s points deduction for breaking financial rules and focus on their battle to avoid relegation.

They are now 18th, one point behind 17th-placed Luton, but have appealed against the decision.

“Who are we to say that is fair or unfair?” manager Nuno said.

“We have

26 March 2024 0

Andros Townsend criticises uncertainty over Everton & Nottingham Forest points deductions

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Luton Town winger Andros Townsend
Luton drew 1-1 with relegation rivals Nottingham Forest in their most recent Premier League fixture

Luton winger Andros Townsend says the uncertainty created by other Premier League teams’ points deductions for breaching financial rules “makes a mockery” of the top flight.

Everton have been docked six points – down from 10 after an appeal – while Nottingham Forest have appealed against their own four-point deduction.

Forest’s points loss meant they

25 March 2024 0

Nottingham Forest lodge appeal against Premier League points deduction

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Nottingham Forest: BBC Sport’s Simon Stone explains the impact of points deduction

Nottingham Forest have lodged an appeal against their four-point deduction for breaching Premier League profit and sustainability rules, the club has confirmed.

The loss of points has placed Forest into the relegation zone in 18th place, one point behind Luton Town.

Forest said in a statement external-linkthey would not be making any further comment.

They are the

20 March 2024 0

Nottingham Forest: Premier League ‘punished’ Reds for ambition, says ex-boss Mark Warburton

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General view of Nottingham Forest's City Ground from over the River Trent
Nottingham Forest dropped into the Premier League relegation zone after the points deduction was imposed

Nottingham Forest have been “punished” by the Premier League for showing ambition following promotion, says former Reds boss Mark Warburton.

Clubs can lose £105m over three years, but Forest’s maximum loss was set at £61m as they spent two years of the assessment period in the Championship.

“Here’s a club that had a go, for

19 March 2024 0

Nottingham Forest points deduction: PSR rules have created ‘a real mess’, says ex-chief Paul Faulkner

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Nottingham Forest: BBC Sport’s Simon Stone explains the impact of points deduction

Profit and sustainability rules have “created chaos” and “damaged” the Premier League, says former Nottingham Forest chief executive Paul Faulkner.

An independent commission found Forest’s losses to 2022-23 breached the threshold of £61m by £34.5m.

Forest, who say they are “dismayed” by the ruling, are expected to appeal, with any decision needing to be finalised by 24 May,

18 March 2024 0

Nottingham Forest likely to learn outcome of PSR charge this week

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Nottingham Forest boss Nuno Espirito Santo looks worried
Nottingham Forest manager Nuno Espirito Santo is likely to discover the club’s punishment this week

Nottingham Forest are likely to discover the result of a hearing into their Premier League profit and sustainability rules breach this week.

They face a possible points deduction after being charged in January, along with Everton, for PSR breaches in their accounts up until 2022-23.

A hearing was held on 7 and 8 March.

Anything

18 March 2024 0

Nottingham Forest points deduction: Loss of four points drops club into relegation zone

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Nottingham Forest's City Ground
Nottingham Forest dropped into the relegation zone with their points deduction

Nottingham Forest have been docked four points for breaching Premier League profit and sustainability rules.

An independent commission found Forest’s losses to 2022-23 breached the threshold of £61m by £34.5m.

The immediate loss of points means they drop below Luton Town into the Premier League’s relegation zone.

Forest are the second top-flight team to be penalised for PSR breaches