FOREST 2 - 1 ASTON VILLA - Sat Jan 28, 1899 (FA Cup)

Date:
Sat Jan 28, 1899 (3:00 PM)

Opponent:
Aston Villa

Home/Away:
Home

Ground:
City Ground

Game Type:
FA Cup

Round:
1

Score:
2-1  WON 

Half-time: 2-1
Next Round:
Everton (Feb 11, 1899) (2)


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

Season:
1898-99

Referee:

Attendance:
32,070

Forest Tier / Pos:
Tier 1/13th

Opp Tier / Pos:
Tier 1/1st

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Notts County (League Tier 1)

FA Cup:
Everton

Aston Villa:
Feb 18, 1899


GAME COUNT:

FA Cup:
77 (of 412)
Competitive:
282 (of 5724)
Total:
911 (of 7505)
Played:
125 years, 3 months, 22 days ago
Notes:
New attendance record



Review
New attendance record

Stats:
The attendance of 32,070 was the record attendance at the time.


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FOREST
Manager: Harry Hallam

Goals
Arthur Capes (5')
Fred Forman (9')
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ASTON VILLA
Manager: George Ramsay

Goals
Fred Wheldon (7')

Lineup

Lineup

Num Pos Player
1GKBilly George
2DJimmy Cowan
3DAlbert Evans
4DTommy Bowman
5DJimmy Crabtree
6MAlbert Wilkes
7MSteve Smith
8MCharlie Athersmith
9MFred Wheldon goal
10FGeorge Johnson
11FJack Devey