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FOREST 6 - 1 BIRMINGHAM - Sat Feb 15, 1879 (Friendly)

Date:
Sat Feb 15, 1879 (2:30 PM)

Opponent:
Birmingham

Home/Away:
Home

Ground:
Trent Bridge

Game Type:
Friendly

Score:
6-1 (Won)

Half-time: 3-0
Attendance:
400

Referee:
CJ Spencer

Season:
1878-79

NEXT GAMES:

Friendly:
Derby Town

League:
Everton


GAME COUNT:

Friendly
130 (of 817)
Total:
133 (of 7192)

Sources:
Saphire Blue - The Nottingham Forest Scrapbook

Nottingham Guardian, Friday February 21st, 1879


Review:
During the second half, an injured Earp went into goal and Sands replaced him up front
The fourth goal was disputed between Smith and Widdowson.

Birmingham Goals:

Forest:
Manager:
Num Pos Player Notes
1GKJohn Sands
2DCharles Caborn
3FWalter Luntley
4DArthur Bates
5DGeorge Golland
6MMark Holroyd
7FTeddy Earp
8MJohn Turner
9FSam Widdowson (c) goal goal goal goal goal
10FAH Smith goal
11MArthur Goodyer
Subs
12-
13-
14-
15-
16-
17-
18-