ASTON VILLA 3 - 2 FOREST - Sat Dec 19, 1896 (League Tier 1)

Date:
Sat Dec 19, 1896 (3:00 PM)

Opponent:
Aston Villa

Home/Away:
Away

Ground:
Perry Barr

Game Type:
League Tier 1

Score:
2-3 (Lost)

Half-time: 1-2
Season:
1896-97

Referee:
F Bye

Attendance:
5,000

Pos Before/After:
8 10

Opp Before/After:
2 1

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Bury (League Tier 1)

Aston Villa:
Mar 06, 1897


GAME COUNT:

League:
137 (of 4969)
League Tier 1:
137 (of 2221)
Competitive:
203 (of 5674)
Total:
812 (of 7443)

Sources:
AFS (11v11.com) (Link)
Ken Smales - The First 125 Years
AVFCHistory.co.uk (Link)



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

Goals:
Frank Forman
Arthur Capes
Logo
ASTON VILLA
Manager: George Ramsay
Prior form: WWDWWW (Old to recent)

Goals:
Jack Reynolds
Jack Devey (15)
Charlie Athersmith

Lineup:
Num Pos Player
1GKJimmy Whitehouse
2DJimmy Cowan
3DHoward Spencer
4DAlbert Evans
5DJack Reynolds goal
6MJimmy Crabtree
7MSteve Smith
8MCharlie Athersmith goal
9MFred Wheldon
10FJack Devey goal
11FBob Chatt


All the games in Division 1 on this day (Sat Dec 19, 1896)
Home Score Away
Aston Villa3-2Nottingham Forest
Bolton Wanderers2-2West Bromwich Albion
Burnley1-1The Wednesday
Derby County3-2Liverpool
Everton4-2Stoke City
Sunderland0-1Blackburn Rovers
Wolverhampton Wanderers1-1Preston North End

TABLES BEFORE AND AFTER THE GAME



Table before:
FIRST DIVISION 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
8Nottingham Forest1555525255211990346161.00015 DLWWLW
9The Wednesday1555521234221510133613.91315 DLLWDD
10Everton14536212031315102236101.05013 DLDWLD
11Blackburn Rovers1553715294131113124416.51713 LWDLLL
12Bury143651825231119134716.72012 DDWDWL
13Stoke City16529243932213112071128.61512 WLDLDW
14Wolverhampton Wanderers144371816313961249101.12511 LDWLWD
15Sunderland15258122513269126616.4809 WLLLDD
16Burnley13238163123187007824.5167 DLLLLL


Table after:
FIRST DIVISION Home Away
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGAPts Current FormResult(s)
11Aston Villa15103234175211795111782.00023 WDWWWW 3-2
12Bolton Wanderers15942281452014342214112.00022 DLWWWD 2-2
3Liverpool18846281952115332513161.47420 WDDLWL 2-3
4Preston North End15753332261123131421091.50019 WLDLWD 1-1
25Derby County16736382961231171247121.31017 WWWLDW 3-2
6West Bromwich Albion17656161842488232810.88917 LDWWLD 2-2
27Sheffield United135621913241963211071.46216 DLDWDL
18The Wednesday1656522244221510143714.91716 LLWDDD 1-1
19Everton15636252241319122236101.13615 LDWLDW 4-2
210Nottingham Forest165562728521199035819.96415 LWWLWL 2-3
11Blackburn Rovers1663716294131113224516.55215 WDLLLW 1-0
212Wolverhampton Wanderers1544719173231071249101.11812 DWLWDD 1-1
113Bury143651825231119134716.72012 DDWDWL
114Stoke City175210264332213112081332.60512 LDLDWL 2-4
15Sunderland162591226133610126616.4629 LLLDDL 0-1
16Burnley14248173224198007824.5318 LLLLLD 1-1