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FOREST 3 - 1 BLACKBURN ROVERS - Sat Oct 16, 1897 (League Tier 1)

Date:
Sat Oct 16, 1897 (3:00 PM)

Opponent:
Blackburn Rovers

Home/Away:
Home

Ground:
City Ground (Town Ground)

Game Type:
League Tier 1

Score:
3-1 (Won)

Attendance:
6,000

Position Before:
10

Position After:
7

Referee:
JC Tillotson

Season:
1897-98

NEXT GAMES:

League Tier 1:
Bolton Wanderers


GAME COUNT:

League:
158 (of 4788)
League Tier 1
158 (of 2183)
Competitive:
228 (of 5478)
Total:
841 (of 7216)

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

Ken Smales - The First 125 Years

BLACKBURN ROVERS
Manager:

Goals:

Lineup:
Num Pos Player



TABLES BEFORE AND AFTER THE GAME



Other league games on this day (Sat Oct 16, 1897)
Home F A Away
Aston Villa42Notts County
Derby County22Bury
Everton30Liverpool
Nottingham Forest31Blackburn Rovers
Preston North End00Bolton Wanderers
Sheffield Wednesday01Sheffield United
Stoke City02Wolverhampton Wanderers
Sunderland02West Bromwich Albion

Table before:
Home Away
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGAPts
1Sheffield United853022123101272201051.83313
2Aston Villa851222184001581127101.22211
3Sunderland64118630063111231.3339
4Sheffield Wednesday84041513301104103591.1548
5Liverpool623112821071021571.5007
6Derby County73131511300114013471.3647
7Everton6312111221062102510.9177
8Stoke City7313111431084003310.7867
9Wolverhampton Wanderers7223111022194002261.1006
10Nottingham Forest61416603033111331.0006
11Bolton Wanderers6303892012310266.8896
12West Bromwich Albion62131211210510037101.0915
13Bury621310142018701227.7145
14Blackburn Rovers7214111720166013511.6475
15Preston North End81345101114402316.5005
16Notts County80357150225801327.4673

Table after:
Home Away
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGAPts
1Sheffield United963023123101273201151.91715
2Aston Villa9612262050019101127101.30013
3Everton74121412310921025101.1679
4Sunderland74128830165111231.0009
5Derby County83231713310136013471.3088
6Wolverhampton Wanderers8323131022194102461.3008
7Nottingham Forest72419713064111331.2868
8Sheffield Wednesday94051514302105103591.0718
9West Bromwich Albion73131411210511039101.2737
10Liverpool72321211210710225101.0917
11Bolton Wanderers7313892012311266.8897
12Stoke City8314111631186003310.6887
13Bury722312162018702249.7506
14Preston North End91445101214402316.5006
15Blackburn Rovers8215122020166014614.6005
16Notts County903691902258014411.4743