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Sutton's predictions: Bournemouth v Nottingham Forest

Sutton's predictions graphic with Ed Leigh
Sutton's predictions graphic with Ed Leigh

BBC pundit Chris Sutton is taking on Ski Sunday presenter Ed Leigh for this weekend's Premier League predictions.

Sutton's prediction: 2-1

This is a big game for Nottingham Forest, who are already in a bit of bother down the bottom of the table and have a possible points deduction hanging over them too.

The Cherries nicked a late winner at the City Ground in December in Nuno Espirito Santos's first game in charge of Forest and, although he won a couple of games after that, two successive league defeats have left them in trouble.

Bournemouth striker Dominic Solanke got a hat-trick against Forest before Christmas and I would not be surprised if he finds the net this time too.

Forest brought in a new keeper, Matz Sels, on deadline day and they will need him to settle in quickly.

Ed's prediction: 2-1

I have got a soft spot for Forest because of Chris Wood - I am married to a New Zealander and I know commentators would call him an old-fashioned centre-forward, if they were being kind, but it's been nice to see him chip in with some goals.

I think Bournemouth might edge it, although Forest showed against Arsenal that they can hold out for a while.

Read the full predictions here