LUTON TOWN 3 - 2 FOREST - Wed Jan 29, 1947 (League Tier 2)

Date:
Wed Jan 29, 1947 (7:45 PM)

Opponent:
Luton Town

Home/Away:
Away

Ground:
Kenilworth Road

Game Type:
League Tier 2

Score:
2-3 (Lost)

Season:
1946-47

Referee:
GL Iliffe

Attendance:
4,209

Pos Before/After:
11 12

Opp Before/After:
12 9

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Coventry City (League Tier 2)

Luton Town:
Dec 13, 1947


GAME COUNT:

League:
1671 (of 4969)
League Tier 2:
934 (of 2511)
Competitive:
1853 (of 5674)
Total:
2988 (of 7443)

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



Review:
According to Ken Smales book, goalkeeper Laurie Platts failed to turn up due to Army service, so striker Tom Johnson went in goal.


Logo
FOREST
Manager: Billy Walker
Prior form: LWWLWW (Old to recent)

Goals:
Sailor Brown
Sailor Brown
Logo
LUTON TOWN
Manager: George Martin
Prior form: DLWDWL (Old to recent)

Goals:
?
?
?

Lineup:
Num Pos Player


All the games in Division 2 on this day (Wed Jan 29, 1947)
Home Score Away
Luton Town3-2Nottingham Forest

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
1Manchester City25166354221030351063319122.45538 WWWWWW
2Burnley2613103381985122955216102.00036 WLWWDW
3Newcastle United2714676436823371664427201.77834 LLWWWL
4Birmingham City2615294724101234951713151.95832 WWLWLL
5Tottenham Hotspur2611874634752251643521181.35330 LDLWLW
6Chesterfield2510963126543171155314151.19229 DLDWLL
7Leicester City2513394740724271761520231.17529 LWWLWW
8West Bromwich Albion2512495447723302052624271.14928 WWWWLD
9Coventry City258983531661201023715211.12925 DWDLWW
10Plymouth Argyle26105115158931311612102042.87925 LLLWLW
11Nottingham Forest24104104340823281222715281.07524 LWWLWW
12Luton Town25104114140812271523914251.02524 DLWDWL
13Bury2788114949742372114912281.00024 WLWWWL
14Fulham2410410434981228152381534.87824 LWWLLW
15Barnsley269611495862527223462236.84524 LDDLLW
16Southampton24879454674031121391434.97823 LDDWLL
17Bradford Park Avenue257810354044512123452328.87522 LLDLWD
18West Ham United259412394662322173291729.84822 LWDLWD
19Millwall257513304744619243171123.63819 DWWLLD
20Swansea Town256514345251621261481326.65417 LWLLDL
21Sheffield Wednesday265615436344624251291938.68316 LLDDLL
22Newport County2451183788408273911101049.42011 WWLLLL


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 FormResult(s)
1Manchester City25166354221030351063319122.45538 WWWWWW
2Burnley2613103381985122955216102.00036 WLWWDW
3Newcastle United2714676436823371664427201.77834 LLWWWL
4Birmingham City2615294724101234951713151.95832 WWLWLL
5Tottenham Hotspur2611874634752251643521181.35330 LDLWLW
6Chesterfield2510963126543171155314151.19229 DLDWLL
7Leicester City2513394740724271761520231.17529 LWWLWW
8West Bromwich Albion2512495447723302052624271.14928 WWWWLD
39Luton Town26114114442912301723914251.04826 LWDWLW 3-2
110Coventry City258983531661201023715211.12925 DWDLWW
111Plymouth Argyle26105115158931311612102042.87925 LLLWLW
112Nottingham Forest25104114543823281222817311.04724 WWLWWL 2-3
13Bury2788114949742372114912281.00024 WLWWWL
14Fulham2410410434981228152381534.87824 LWWLLW
15Barnsley269611495862527223462236.84524 LDDLLW
16Southampton24879454674031121391434.97823 LDDWLL
17Bradford Park Avenue257810354044512123452328.87522 LLDLWD
18West Ham United259412394662322173291729.84822 LWDLWD
19Millwall257513304744619243171123.63819 DWWLLD
20Swansea Town256514345251621261481326.65417 LWLLDL
21Sheffield Wednesday265615436344624251291938.68316 LLDDLL
22Newport County2451183788408273911101049.42011 WWLLLL