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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 7212)

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

Ken Smales - The First 125 Years

Blackburn Rovers Goals:


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 AGDPts
1Sheffield United853022123101272201051013
2Aston Villa85122218400158112710411
3Sunderland641186300631112329
4Sheffield Wednesday840415133011041035928
5Liverpool6231128210710215747
6Derby County731315113001140134747
7Everton6312111221062102510-17
8Stoke City7313111431084003310-37
9Wolverhampton Wanderers72231110221940022616
10Nottingham Forest614166030331113306
11Bolton Wanderers6303892012310266-16
12West Bromwich Albion621312112105100371015
13Bury621310142018701227-45
14Blackburn Rovers7214111720166013511-65
15Preston North End81345101114402316-55
16Notts County80357150225801327-83

Table after:
Home Away
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGDPts
1Sheffield United963023123101273201151115
2Aston Villa961226205001910112710613
3Everton741214123109210251029
4Sunderland741288301651112309
5Derby County832317133101360134748
6Wolverhampton Wanderers83231310221941024638
7Nottingham Forest724197130641113328
8Sheffield Wednesday940515143021051035918
9West Bromwich Albion731314112105110391037
10Liverpool723212112107102251017
11Bolton Wanderers7313892012311266-17
12Stoke City8314111631186003310-57
13Bury722312162018702249-46
14Preston North End91445101214402316-56
15Blackburn Rovers8215122020166014614-85
16Notts County903691902258014411-103