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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

Pos Before/After:
10/7

Opp Before/After:
14/15

Referee:
JC Tillotson

Season:
1897-98


Forest/Opp Tier:
1/1

NEXT GAMES:

League Tier 1:
Bolton Wanderers

GAME COUNT:

League:
158 (of 4842)
League Tier 1:
158 (of 2183)
Competitive:
228 (of 5537)
Total:
844 (of 7285)

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

Ken Smales - The First 125 Years



FOREST
Manager: Harry Haslam
Prior form: DLDDDW (Old to recent)

Goals:
Tom McInnes
Len Benbow
Len Benbow
BLACKBURN ROVERS
Manager:
Prior form: LLWDLW (Old to recent)

Goals:

Lineup:
Num Pos Player


All 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

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
1Sheffield United853022123101272201051.83313 WDDDWW
2Aston Villa851222184001581127101.22211 WWLLWD
3Sunderland64118630063111231.3339 WWLWDW
4The Wednesday84041513301104103591.1548 LWLWWW
5Liverpool623112821071021571.5007 DDLWDW
6Derby County73131511300114013471.3647 WWWDLL
7Everton6312111221062102510.9177 WLWLDW
8Stoke City7313111431084003310.7867 DLWLWL
9Wolverhampton Wanderers7223111022194002261.1006 WLLDDL
10Nottingham Forest61416603033111331.0006 DLDDDW
11Bolton Wanderers6303892012310266.8896 LWWWLL
12West Bromwich Albion62131211210510037101.0915 LWLWLD
13Bury621310142018701227.7145 LWLDWL
14Blackburn Rovers7214111720166013511.6475 LLWDLW
15Preston North End81345101114402316.5005 DWLDDL
16Notts County80357150225801327.4673 LLDLDL


Table after:
Home Away
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGAPts Current Form
1Sheffield United963023123101273201151.91715 DDDWWW
2Aston Villa9612262050019101127101.30013 WLLWDW
43Everton74121412310921025101.1679 LWLDWW
14Sunderland74128830165111231.0009 WLWDWL
15Derby County83231713310136013471.3088 WWDLLD
36Wolverhampton Wanderers8323131022194102461.3008 LLDDLW
37Nottingham Forest72419713064111331.2868 LDDDWW
48The Wednesday94051514302105103591.0718 WLWWWL
39West Bromwich Albion73131411210511039101.2737 WLWLDW
510Liverpool72321211210710225101.0917 DLWDWL
11Bolton Wanderers7313892012311266.8897 WWWLLD
412Stoke City8314111631186003310.6887 LWLWLL
13Bury722312162018702249.7506 WLDWLD
114Preston North End91445101214402316.5006 WLDDLD
115Blackburn Rovers8215122020166014614.6005 LWDLWL
16Notts County903691902258014411.4743 LDLDLL