NOTTINGHAM FOREST equalled a club record nine successive home wins with a solitary second-half strike this afternoon,
Nottingham Forest: Camp; Morgan, Perch, Wilson, Gunter, Cohen, Anderson (Adebola 89), McKenna (Capt), Majewski (Moussi 80), Blackstock, Earnshaw (McGoldrick 75). Unused subs: Smith (gk); Chambers, Garner, McGugan.
Middlesbrough: Coyne, Naughton, Wheater, McManus, Pogatetz, Flood, O'Neil (Capt), Robson, Arca (Franks 79), Aliadiere (Lita 67), McDonald. Unused subs: Steele (gk); Hoyte, Grounds, Taylor, Miller.
Referee: Phil Crossley, Kent
Forest: Majewski, 38, foul; Perch 49, foul.
Boro: O'Neil, 77, foul.
Attendance: 25,498 (1,941 Boro)
Conditions: Bright. Still and cold
Website Man of the Match: Stephen McManus