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Classic matches: QPR v Forest

27 April 2017

Nottingham Forest have played out some classic matches against QPR at Loftus Road - here are some of the best moments.

Saturday 12 September 2015
QPR 1 (Austin 65') Nottingham Forest 2 (Lansbury pen 75', Oliveira 82') 

Nottingham Forest came from behind to win 2-1 at Loftus Road last season. Charlie Austin fired QPR into the lead on 65 minutes before the game turned on its head just after 70 minutes. Goalkeeper Rob Green was sent off for hauling down Chris O'Grady in the area and Henri Lansbury tucked away the penalty before Nelson Oliveira hit the winner with eight minutes remaining.

Saturday 8 January 2005
QPR 0 Nottingham Forest 3 (Reid 24', Commons 25', Folly 82') 

Nottingham Forest progressed in the third round of the FA Cup as they convincingly beat QPR 3-0 at Loftus Road. Andy Reid put The Reds in front as he fired home a free kick from 20 yards, then he set up Kris Commons for his first goal for the club just a minute later. Reid was involved again late on as he teed up debutant Yoann Folly to strike home from 25 yards.

Saturday 24 January 1998 
QPR 0 Nottingham Forest 1 (Cooper 84') 

Colin Cooper struck late to seal a 1-0 win for Nottingham Forest at QPR. The defender scored with six minutes left to play to keep The Reds on course for promotion back to the Premiership.

Saturday 15 December 1990
QPR 1 (Wegerle pen) Nottingham Forest 2 (Clough, Pearce) 

Nigel Clough and Stuart Pearce were on target as Nottingham Forest came from behind to beat QPR in the 1990-91 season. The Rs went in front when Roy Wegerle tucked home a penalty, but Forest hit back as Clough equalised and then Pearce hit the winner.

Sunday 22 October 1977 
QPR 0 Nottingham Forest 2 (Bowyer, Burns) 

Nottingham Forest ran out 2-0 winners at Loftus Road as they continued their defence of the First Division title. Ian Bowyer put The Reds ahead before Kenny Burns struck to double the lead and seal the points against QPR.

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