FOREST 2 - 2 MANCHESTER UNITED - Sat Apr 06, 1935 (League Tier 2)

Date:
Sat Apr 06, 1935 (3:00 PM)

Opponent:
Manchester United

Home/Away:
Home

Ground:
City Ground

Game Type:
League Tier 2

Score:
2-2  DRAWN 



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

Season:
1934-35

Referee:
LF Gibbs

Attendance:
8,618

Pos Before/After:
9 9

Opp Before/After:
4 4

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Port Vale (League Tier 2)

Manchester United:
Dec 14, 1935


GAME COUNT:

League:
1468 (of 5007)
League Tier 2:
731 (of 2511)
Competitive:
1638 (of 5724)
Total:
2502 (of 7505)
Played:
89 years, 2 months, 12 days ago
Notes:
4 players benefit game



Review
This was also a benefit game for four players: Jimmy Barrington, Johnny Dent, Harry Smith and Bill Thompson.
According to the Forest Scrapbook, each player had been promised 400 pounds. The total gate for the game was just 325 pounds and 6 shillings.


Logo
FOREST
Manager: Noel Watson
Prior form: DWLWWL (Old to recent)

Goals
Tom Peacock
Tom Peacock
Logo
MANCHESTER UNITED
Manager: Scott Duncan
Prior form: LDWWLW (Old to recent)

Goals
William Bryant
William Bryant

Lineup

Lineup

Num Pos Player
1GKLeonard Langford
2DJohn "Jack" Griffiths
3DWilliam Porter
4DWilliam Robertson
5DGeorge Vose
6MWilliam Owen
7MWilliam Bryant goal goal
8MGeorge Mutch
9MJack Cape
10FWilliam McKay
11FHarry Rowley


All the games in Division 2 on this day (Sat Apr 06, 1935)
Home Score Away
Blackpool1-0Sheffield United
Bradford Park Avenue2-0Oldham Athletic
Brentford1-0Swansea Town
Bury4-1Barnsley
Fulham2-0Burnley
Hull City1-0Port Vale
Newcastle United1-1Notts County
Norwich City4-0Southampton
Nottingham Forest2-2Manchester United
Plymouth Argyle1-0Bolton Wanderers
West Ham United1-0Bradford City

TABLES BEFORE AND AFTER THE GAME



Table before:
SECOND DIVISION Home Away
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGAPts Current Form Status
1Brentford34217674401520461365628271.8500049 WDWWWW Safe
2West Ham United352141068551412391573829401.2363646 LLDDWW Safe
3Bolton Wanderers332121080411313531481727271.9512244 DWLWLL Safe
4Manchester United3621213694915134821611021281.4081644 LDWWLW Safe
5Blackpool351710868491331381447730351.3877644 DWWLWD Safe
6Newcastle United362031381591314512172930381.3728843 WWLLWD Safe
7Plymouth Argyle351661363531124402054923331.1886838 WWWWWL Safe
8Fulham3513111160461232492018911261.3043537 WDWDWL Safe
9Nottingham Forest3515713645510433717531027381.1636437 DWLWWL Safe
10Sheffield United35139136553945432445822291.2264235 WWLDLL
11Burnley3513814536292737284671634.8548434 LDLLWL
12Bury361541747621115282143121941.7580634 LLDLLW
13Norwich City351291462539444221351020321.1698133 DDLDWL
14Hull City35137155262665251871102744.8387133 WWDWLL
15Bradford Park Avenue3581512455457524233872131.8333331 LLWDWW
16Barnsley34119144767773241642112351.7014931 WLWWLD
17Swansea Town351171746591053342112141238.7796629 LWLWWW
18Bradford City35108174557873301621141541.7894728 LDLLLD
19Port Vale35910164457864342414121033.7719328 LDWDLL
20Southampton36812163965684231924121646.6000028 LLLDLW
21Oldham Athletic3594224982927393502151047.5975622 WWDLLW
22Notts County3586213677738252713131150.4675322 LLLDLW


Table after:
SECOND DIVISION Home Away
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGAPts Current Form StatusResult(s)
1Brentford35227675401620471365628271.8750051 DWWWWW Safe 1-0
2West Ham United362241069551512401573829401.2545548 LDDWWW Safe 1-0
23Blackpool361810869491431391447730351.4081646 WWLWDW Safe 1-0
4Manchester United3721313715115134821621023301.3921645 DWWLWD Safe 2-2
25Bolton Wanderers342121180421313531481827281.9047644 WLWLLL Safe 0-1
6Newcastle United372041382601324522272930381.3666744 WLLWDD Safe 1-1
7Plymouth Argyle361761364531224412054923331.2075540 WWWWLW Safe 1-0
8Fulham3614111162461332512018911261.3478339 DWDWLW Safe 2-0
9Nottingham Forest3615813665710533919531027381.1578938 WLWWLD Safe 2-2
210Bury371641751631215322243121941.8095236 LDLLWW Safe 4-1
211Norwich City3613914665310444621351020321.2452835 DLDWLW 4-0
212Sheffield United36139146554945432445922301.2037035 WLDLLL 0-1
113Hull City36147155362765261871102744.8548435 WDWLLW 1-0
314Burnley3613815536492737284681636.8281334 DLLWLL 0-2
15Bradford Park Avenue3691512475467526233872131.8703733 LWDWWW 2-0
16Barnsley35119154871773241642122455.6760631 LWWLDL 1-4
17Swansea Town361171846601053342112151239.7666729 WLWWWL 0-1
18Bradford City36108184558873301621151542.7758628 DLLLDL 0-1
19Port Vale36910174458864342414131034.7586228 DWDLLL 0-1
20Southampton37812173969684231924131650.5652228 LLDLWL 0-4
121Notts County3687213778738252714131251.4743623 LLDLWD 1-1
122Oldham Athletic3694234984927393502161049.5833322 WDLLWL 0-2