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
Season:
1898-99

Referee:

Attendance:
32,070

Forest Tier / Pos:
1/13

Opp Tier / Pos:
1/1

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Notts County (League Tier 1)

FA Cup:
Everton

Aston Villa:
Feb 18, 1899


GAME COUNT:

FA Cup:
77 (of 405)
Competitive:
282 (of 5674)
Total:
910 (of 7443)

Notes:
New attendance record

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



Review:
New attendance record

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


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FOREST
Manager: Harry Haslam

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

Goals:
Fred Wheldon (7)

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