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FOREST 2 - 1 BLACKBURN ROVERS - Sat Dec 12, 1896 (League Tier 1)

Date:
Sat Dec 12, 1896 (3:00 PM)

Opponent:
Blackburn Rovers

Home/Away:
Home

Ground:
Town Ground

Game Type:
League Tier 1

Score:
2-1 (Won)

Attendance:
3,000

Pos Before/After:
9/8

Opp Before/After:
10/11

Referee:

Season:
1896-97


Forest/Opp Tier:
1/1

NEXT GAMES:

League Tier 1:
Aston Villa

GAME COUNT:

League:
136 (of 4842)
League Tier 1:
136 (of 2183)
Competitive:
202 (of 5537)
Total:
806 (of 7285)

Sources:
AFS (11v11.com) (Link)

Ken Smales - The First 125 Years



FOREST
Manager: Harry Radford
Prior form: LDLWWL (Old to recent)

Goals:
Adrian Capes
Chas Richards
BLACKBURN ROVERS
Manager:
Prior form: LLWDLL (Old to recent)

Goals:

Lineup:
Num Pos Player


All league games on this day (Sat Dec 12, 1896)
Home F A Away
Liverpool31Bury
Nottingham Forest21Blackburn Rovers
Sheffield Wednesday00Wolverhampton Wanderers
Sunderland11Everton
West Bromwich Albion12Stoke City

TABLES BEFORE AND AFTER THE GAME



Table before:
Home Away
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGAPts Current Form
1Bolton Wanderers14932261251012142214112.16721 WDLWWW
2Aston Villa1493231154211475111782.06721 WWDWWW
3Liverpool16745231542112232411131.53318 WWWDDL
4Preston North End1474332216112313132981.52418 WWLDLW
5Sheffield United135621913241963211071.46216 DLDWDL
6West Bromwich Albion1564513144237622268.92916 LWLDWW
7Derby County15636352751228151247121.29615 WWWWLD
8The Wednesday1454521234121510133613.91314 WDLLWD
9Nottingham Forest144552324421178034616.95813 LDLWWL
10Blackburn Rovers1453614274131113123314.51913 LLWDLL
11Everton1352620193131510213591.05312 LDLDWL
12Bury133641722231119133613.77312 DDDWDW
13Wolverhampton Wanderers134271816313961149101.12510 LLDWLW
14Stoke City1542922383221311107927.57910 LWLDLD
15Sunderland14248112412258126616.4588 WWLLLD
16Burnley13238163123187007824.5167 DLLLLL


Table after:
Home Away
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGAPts Current Form
1Bolton Wanderers14932261251012142214112.16721 WDLWWW
2Aston Villa1493231154211475111782.06721 WWDWWW
3Liverpool17845261652115332411131.62520 WWDDLW
4Preston North End1474332216112313132981.52418 WWLDLW
5Sheffield United135621913241963211071.46216 DLDWDL
6West Bromwich Albion1664614164248822268.87516 WLDWWL
7Derby County15636352751228151247121.29615 WWWWLD
18Nottingham Forest1555525255211990346161.00015 DLWWLW
19The Wednesday1555521234221510133613.91315 DLLWDD
110Everton14536212031315102236101.05013 DLDWLD
111Blackburn Rovers1553715294131113124416.51713 LWDLLL
12Bury143651825231119134716.72012 DDWDWL
113Stoke City16529243932213112071128.61512 WLDLDW
114Wolverhampton Wanderers144371816313961249101.12511 LDWLWD
15Sunderland15258122513269126616.4809 WLLLDD
16Burnley13238163123187007824.5167 DLLLLL