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BRISTOL ROVERS 2 - 1 FOREST - Sat Apr 16, 1955 (League Tier 2)

Date:
Sat Apr 16, 1955 (3:00 PM)

Opponent:
Bristol Rovers

Home/Away:
Away

Ground:
Eastville Stadium

Game Type:
League Tier 2

Score:
1-2 (Lost)

Attendance:
16,598

Position Before:
15

Position After:
15

Referee:

Season:
1954-55

NEXT GAMES:

League Tier 2:
Bury


GAME COUNT:

League:
2024 (of 4764)
League Tier 2
1199 (of 2347)
Competitive:
2226 (of 5452)
Total:
3375 (of 7185)

Sources:
AFS (11v11.com) (Link)

Forest Goals:
Hugh McLaren
Bristol Rovers Goals:

Forest:
Manager: Billy Walker
Num Pos Player Notes
1GKWilliam Farmer
2DGeoff Thomas (1944-60)
3DPeter LayOnly appearance
4FWilliam Morley
5DBob McKinlay
6MJack Burkitt
7FPeter Small
8FJack French
9FTommy Wilson
10FJim Barrett
11FHugh McLaren goal
Subs
12-
13-
14-
15-
16-
17-
18-



TABLES BEFORE AND AFTER THE GAME



Games on this day (Sat Apr 16, 1955)
Home F A Away
Blackburn Rovers00Luton Town
Bristol Rovers21Nottingham Forest
Derby County12Stoke City
Doncaster Rovers31Middlesbrough
Fulham01Hull City
Liverpool22Leeds United
Notts County21Bury
Plymouth Argyle20Ipswich Town
Port Vale20Birmingham City
Swansea City31Lincoln City
West Ham United12Rotherham United

Table before:
Home Away
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGDPts
1Blackburn Rovers39224131137614237230821041463748
2Leeds United392161263501343411982922311348
3Luton Town372071078491621491645929332947
4Birmingham City36198979401333532065626203946
5West Ham United371891071591242452265826371245
6Stoke City36189962401154361774526232245
7Rotherham United362041280601313472073933402044
8Bristol Rovers381861471631432482043122343842
9Notts County381941569681224422572112743142
10Middlesbrough381841668741306462854102246-640
11Swansea City371581478721333522525112647638
12Bury3714815696694639335493033336
13Liverpool371481582851153513333123152-336
14Fulham371310147072954402445103048-236
15Nottingham Forest3715517515573926288282527-435
16Lincoln City37119176274756353344112741-1231
17Doncaster Rovers37135195284944302441152260-3231
18Hull City3711917426074829314591329-1831
19Port Vale37911174266864282015131446-2429
20Plymouth Argyle39107225380847252623152854-2727
21Ipswich Town37104235286928342712151859-3424
22Derby County3969244977568353213161445-2821

Table after:
Home Away
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGDPts
1Blackburn Rovers40225131137630337230821041463749
2Leeds United402171265521943411983924331349
3Luton Town382081078491621491646929332948
4Stoke City37199964411754361784528242347
5Rotherham United372141282612013472083935412146
6Birmingham City371981079422033532065726223746
7West Ham United381891172612243462465826371145
8Bristol Rovers391961473642132502143122343944
9Notts County392041571692624442672112743244
10Swansea City381681481732633552625112647840
11Middlesbrough391841769772806462854112349-840
12Liverpool381491584873363533533123152-337
13Bury381481670683346393354103135236
14Fulham3813101570732455402545103048-336
15Nottingham Forest38155185257283926288292629-535
16Doncaster Rovers381451955852544332541152260-3033
17Hull City38129174360314829315591429-1733
18Lincoln City381191863773356353344122844-1431
19Port Vale3810111744662164302015131446-2231
20Plymouth Argyle401172255802747272623152854-2529
21Ipswich Town381042452882728342712161861-3624
22Derby County40692550793269363413161445-2921