Nottingham Forest’s toughest Premier League fixtures aren’t just Liverpool or Man United, but more formidable opponents have been revealed.
Yes, Nottingham Forest is back in the English Premier League following their triumph in the Championship Playoffs final. With the release of the next season’s calendar, fans of the club know what to expect.
As expected, fans of the club already know they will be watching their team in action against the EPL heavyweights (Man City, Man United, Liverpool and Chelsea).
But how would the fantastic outing in the Championship last season translate to a memorable return to the Premier League for Nottingham Forest after a twenty-three-year hiatus?
Of course, some high-profile signings are expected to keep the club’s chances of surviving the English top-flight beyond next season.
Nottingham Forest’s best players, James Garner, Keinan Davis and Steve Cook are expected to be at the top of their game.
Thanks to the Athletic, Nottingham Forest fans know what to expect as the 2022/2023 Premier League season draws closer.
Nottingham Forest Premier League toughest and easiest fixtures to watch out – 2022/2023
Newcastle United vs Nottingham Forest – August 6
A jaw-dropping season opener against Newcastle United, one of the most valuable Premier League clubs, should not be ignored. Last season, the Magpies made a turnaround to remain in the top flight amid fears of dropping to the Championship.
Newcastle United are a solid team with players like Bruno Guimarães leading the attack.
Leeds United vs Nottingham Forest – September 10
Leeds United saved their blushes by remaining in the top flight for another season after weeks of fighting the drop alongside Everton FC.
Nottingham Forest vs Liverpool FC – October 22
Arguably the biggest test yet, Forest must overcome Jürgen Klopp’s empire that recently signed some of the best legs in Europe, including Darwin Nunez.
Manchester United vs Nottingham Forest – December 26
Although Man United have witnessed a downward spiral when it comes to results, what remains is the club’s pedigree and squad depth which only requires some re-enforcement.
Tottenham Hotspur vs Nottingham Forest – March 11 2023
The Athletic picked Spurs on the list of exciting fixtures Forest fans should expect based on different reasons for Antonio Conte’s most important achievement so far.
Liverpool FC vs Nottingham Forest – April 22, 2023
A visit to the famous Anfield Stadium isn’t out of sight either. Forest fans know what to expect as they storm the famous stadium, which could be a decider by the time.
Nottingham Forest vs Everton FC – August 20
The two historic English football teams would go toe to toe. Nottingham Forest is a two-time European Cup winner, and Everton remains the Premier League top flight oldest team.
Nottingham Forest vs Manchester City – February 18
Expected on our list, Manchester City visits the City Ground for the all-important fixture. Man City are reigning Premier League Champions and would be hoping to retain the title for another year.