Teamwork makes the dream work

Nottingham Forest’s 8.5/10 ace should begin each recreation after Fulham heroics


Nottingham Forest returned to profitable methods final night time after a convincing 3-1 victory over Marco Silva’s Fulham facet on the Metropolis Floor.

Callum Hudson-Odoi, Chris Wooden and Morgan Gibbs-White all managed to get on the scoresheet, with the Reds selecting up three very important factors that noticed them transfer three factors away from the Premier League‘s relegation zone.

An excellent header from Tosin Adarabioyo gave the guests hope for a second comeback in 4 days, however the Reds held on to safe a much-needed win.

Nuno Espírito Santo‘s facet had been with no win for the reason that seventeenth of February after a 2-0 win in opposition to David Moyes’ West Ham United, however the dominant efficiency final night time has given followers cause to be constructive about potential survival.

One participant produced a sensational efficiency, with the expertise needing to characteristic week in and week out earlier than the tip of the marketing campaign.

Danilo’s stats in opposition to Fulham

After being dropped following the 1-0 defeat away at Brighton and Hove Albion a few weeks in the past, Brazilian midfielder Danilo was given a possibility to characteristic from the beginning in opposition to Fulham final night time, with the 22-year-old taking his probability with each fingers.

The previous Palmeiras man performed in a box-to-box function alongside academy graduate Ryan Yates, with Danilo excelling at each ends of the pitch all through the encounter.

Throughout his 90 minutes, the teenager managed 44 touches, which included 19 profitable passes – one in all which was a superbly weighted ball into the trail of Gibbs-White, who slotted the ball dwelling for the Reds’ third purpose.

Regardless of his sensible show in possession, the Brazilian was simply as spectacular defensively, profitable 100% of his tackles, making one block and 5 interceptions, as he performed an enormous half in sustaining Forest’s lead within the second half.

Danilo additionally gained 50% of his floor duels that he contested, with the Reds’ quantity 22 making three clearances – a tally solely overwhelmed by Murillo, Andrew Omobamidele and Neco Williams.

Danilo’s stats vs Fulham



Minutes performed






Profitable passes

19/26 (73%)







Floor duels gained


Stats through FotMob

The midfielder was given a score of 8.5/10 by Nottingham Put up Forest correspondent Sarah Clapson, with the journalist claiming the Brazilian “coated a whole lot of floor all through“.

Why Danilo is now undroppable

Given his show in opposition to Fulham final night time, the 22-year-old – who was “all over the place”, in accordance with journalist Callum Castel – has certainly staked his declare for a daily beginning function beneath Nuno between now and the tip of the season.

His capacity to shortly transition defence into assault is a large asset for the membership, particularly given the counter-attacking playstyle carried out since promotion again to the Premier League in 2022.


Gibbs-White and fellow Brazilian Murillo are undoubtedly two of the primary names on the teamsheet given their spectacular campaigns in Forest’s disappointing season, the latter attracting curiosity from sides resembling Arsenal and Chelsea who at the moment are eager on the defender, a sign as to how spectacular he is been since arriving in English soccer.

Danilo has began in every one in all Nuno’s 4 Premier League wins as Forest boss, with the midfielder evidently a key asset to the pinnacle coach and deserving of a constant beginning spot over the approaching weeks.


Nottingham Forest star has simply made himself as undroppable as Murillo

He produced an excellent show in opposition to Crystal Palace yesterday.