Odds, referee, TV details: Everything you need to know ahead of Sheffield Wednesday v Nottingham Forest

Sheffield Wednesday will be relying on results elsewhere to maintain their Championship status when they take on Nottingham Forest this weekend.

Tuesday, 27th April 2021, 11:35 am
Updated Tuesday, 27th April 2021, 12:12 pm

The Owls wasted another chance to close the gap on Derby County last weekend when they lost 3-1 away to Neil Warnock’s Middlesbrough.

They now have to win on Saturday and hope the Rams drop points away to Swansea City, otherwise they will be relegated.

Here’s everything you need to know ahead of the match…

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Sheffield Wednesday take on Nottingham Forest this weekend.

Form (last five league games)

Sheffield Wednesday: L-L-D-W-L

Nottingham Forest: W-D-L-D-D

What time is kick-off?

The game takes places at Hillsborough on Saturday, May 1 and kick-off is at 12.30pm.

Is Sheffield Wednesday v Nottingham Forest on TV?

The game will be screened live on Sky Sports.

Given the live broadcast, the game will not be available to purchase via iFollow.

Highlights will also be shown on the EFL on Quest show, which starts at 9pm on Saturday.

How else can I follow the game?

As ever, The Star will also be running a comprehensive live blog with team news, live updates, reaction and analysis from Alex Miller and Joe Crann – who will be among only a handful of people allowed into Hillsborough.

You can follow them on Twitter via @AlexMiller91 and @YesWeCrann.

Who is the referee?

As of Tuesday (27 April), referee details had not been released.

What are the odds?

Paddy Power is offering the following odds on the game:

Sheffield Wednesday – 6/5

Draw – 9/4

Nottingham Forest – 11/5