LEEDS UNITED 0 - 2 FOREST - Sat Dec 26, 1953 (League Tier 2)

Date:
Sat Dec 26, 1953 (3:00 PM)

Opponent:
Leeds United

Home/Away:
Away

Ground:
Elland Road

Game Type:
League Tier 2

Score:
2-0  WON 

Half-time: 0-0


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

Season:
1953-54

Referee:
K Collinge

Attendance:
22,135

Pos Before/After:
5 5

Opp Before/After:
11 11

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Swansea City (League Tier 2)

Leeds United:
Sep 18, 1954


GAME COUNT:

League:
1970 (of 5007)
League Tier 2:
1145 (of 2511)
Competitive:
2165 (of 5724)
Total:
3319 (of 7505)
Played:
70 years, 2 months, 6 days ago


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

Goals
Wally Ardron (63')
Alan Moore (78')
Logo
LEEDS UNITED
Manager: Raich Carter
Prior form: WLDLWL (Old to recent)

Goals

Lineup
 
Num Pos Age Player Notes
1GK37 Harry Walker
2D27 Geoff Thomas (1944-60)
3D32 Jack Hutchinson
4F28 Jack French
5D36 Horace Gager
6M27 Jack Burkitt200th appearance
7F26 Alan Moore goal (78')
8F31 Noel Kelly
9M35 Wally Ardron goal (63')
10F29 Tom Martin
11F25 Sid Thompson


Lineup

Num Pos Player
1GKWood
2DDunn
3DHair
4DKerfoot
5DMarsden
6MBurden
7MWilliams
8MNightingale
9MCharles
10FIggleden
11FBurbank


All the games in Division 2 on this day (Sat Dec 26, 1953)
Home Score Away
Derby County3-1Bury
Doncaster Rovers0-2Blackburn Rovers
Hull City3-0Lincoln City
Leeds United0-2Nottingham Forest
Luton Town3-1West Ham United
Notts County2-1Birmingham City
Oldham Athletic2-0Brentford
Plymouth Argyle2-2Fulham
Rotherham United1-1Leicester City
Swansea Town2-2Stoke 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
1Leicester City24137460321021431335317191.8750033 WLWLWW
2Everton2412845038831311745319211.3157932 DWLDWW
3Doncaster Rovers241437392681219862520181.5000031 DLDWWL
4Birmingham City2412665431841361042518211.7419430 DWWLWW
5Nottingham Forest24116753371030431713710201.4324328 DLDDLW
6Luton Town2410774137642221543519221.1081127 WWWWLL
7Blackburn Rovers2310674234641251142617231.2352926 LLLWWW
8Rotherham United2512211454872426205071928.9375026 DWWLLL
9West Ham United24104104236813301023712261.1666724 DLLWLW
10Fulham249695246624322234520241.1304324 WDWLWW
11Leeds United248885149641271424724351.0408224 WLDLWL
12Stoke City246117363745323192641318.9729723 WLDWDL
13Bristol Rovers247894541534211425524271.0975622 DWLWLL
14Lincoln City23851036417322812128829.8780521 WLDLLL
15Derby County238510414972225151381634.8367321 LWLWDL
16Swansea Town239311314172320132181128.7561021 WWLWLL
17Hull City23921234348032681298261.0000020 LLWDWW
18Plymouth Argyle24510930423812117228925.7142920 WWDLWL
19Notts County247611264633511164361530.5652220 WDWWDL
20Bury24591033465432823057523.7173919 DWLWDW
21Brentford24671120435441216137827.4651219 LLLDDW
22Oldham Athletic2445152451434131302111138.4705913 LLDLLL


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)
1Leicester City25138461331021431336318201.8484834 LWLWWD 1-1
2Everton2412845038831311745319211.3157932 DWLDWW
3Doncaster Rovers2514383928813191062520181.3928631 LDWWLL 0-2
4Birmingham City2512675533841361042619231.6666730 WWLWWL 1-2
5Nottingham Forest25126755371030431723712201.4864930 LDDLWW 2-0
6Luton Town2511774438742251643519221.1578929 WWWLLW 3-1
7Blackburn Rovers2411674434641251152619231.2941228 LLWWWW 2-0
8Rotherham United2612311464973427215071928.9387827 WWLLLD 1-1
19Fulham259795448624322235522261.1250025 DWLWWD 2-2
110West Ham United25104114339813301023813291.1025624 LLWLWL 1-3
11Leeds United258895151642271624724351.0000024 LDLWLL 0-2
12Stoke City256127383945323192741520.9743624 LDWDLD 2-2
213Derby County249510445082228161381634.8800023 WLWDLW 3-1
114Bristol Rovers247894541534211425524271.0975622 DWLWLL
215Hull City241021237349032981298261.0882422 LWDWWW 3-0
16Swansea Town249411334373322152181128.7674422 WLWLLD 2-2
217Notts County258611284743513174361530.5957422 DWWDLW 2-1
418Lincoln City24851136447322812129832.8181821 LDLLLL 0-3
119Plymouth Argyle25511932443912319228925.7272721 WDLWLD 2-2
20Bury25591134495432823058626.6938819 WLWDWL 1-3
21Brentford25671220455441216138829.4444419 LLDDWL 0-2
22Oldham Athletic2555152651534151302111138.5098015 LDLLLW 2-0