FOREST 2 - 0 LEICESTER CITY - Wed Aug 31, 1955 (League Tier 2)

Date:
Wed Aug 31, 1955 (7:45 PM)

Opponent:
Leicester City

Home/Away:
Home

Ground:
City Ground

Game Type:
League Tier 2

Score:
2-0  WON 



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

Season:
1955-56

Referee:
T Seymour

Attendance:
20,711

Pos Before/After:
17 14

Opp Before/After:
7 11

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Stoke City (League Tier 2)

Leicester City:
Nov 17, 1956


GAME COUNT:

League:
2033 (of 5045)
League Tier 2:
1208 (of 2511)
Competitive:
2235 (of 5762)
Total:
3395 (of 7548)
Played:
68 years, 10 months, 13 days ago


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

Goals
Geoff Thomas (1944-60) - Geoff Thomas (1944-60) only goal
Stewart Imlach
Logo
LEICESTER CITY
Manager: Dave Halliday
Prior form: WWL (Old to recent)

Goals

Lineup

Lineup

Num Pos Player
1GK?
2D?
3D?
4D?
5D?
6M?
7M?
8M?
9M?
10F?
11F?


All the games in Division 2 on this day (Wed Aug 31, 1955)
Home Score Away
Barnsley3-1Notts County
Middlesbrough4-1Swansea Town
Nottingham Forest2-0Leicester City
Sheffield Wednesday1-1Liverpool

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
1Bristol Rovers431011620084110321.833337 DWWW
2Fulham430113320081101524.333336 WWWL
3Lincoln City43019420062101322.250006 WWWL
4Bristol City430112720073101541.714296 WWLW
5Port Vale42115311032101211.666675 DWLW
6Sheffield Wednesday32018410052101322.000004 WWL
7Leicester City32019610154100421.500004 WWL
8Liverpool32016410133100311.500004 WLW
9Swansea Town32017520063001121.400004 LWW
10Leeds United42024320030002131.333334 LWWL
11Stoke City42029810132101661.125004 WLWL
12Blackburn Rovers4202351011210123.600004 LLWW
13Notts County3111571105400103.714293 LDW
14Barnsley3111581002101137.625003 WDL
15Rotherham United4112591012301136.555563 DLWL
16Middlesbrough31024410030002141.000002 WLL
17Nottingham Forest3102590011310146.555562 LLW
18Bury41034101012500225.400002 LLLW
19Hull City41034101014500205.400002 LLLW
20Doncaster Rovers30126100012401146.600001 LDL
21Plymouth Argyle3012590113400125.555561 LDL
22West Ham United4013490111300236.444441 DLLL


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)
1Bristol Rovers431011620084110321.833337 DWWW
2Fulham430113320081101524.333336 WWWL
3Lincoln City43019420062101322.250006 WWWL
4Bristol City430112720073101541.714296 WWLW
15Sheffield Wednesday42119511063101321.800005 WWLD 1-1
16Port Vale42115311032101211.666675 DWLW
17Liverpool42117510133110421.400005 WLWD 1-1
68Barnsley4211892005201137.888895 WDLW 3-1
79Middlesbrough42028520071002141.600004 WLLW 4-1
10Leeds United42024320030002131.333334 LWWL
411Leicester City42029810154101441.125004 WWLL 0-2
112Stoke City42029810132101661.125004 WLWL
413Swansea Town4202892006300226.888894 LWWL 1-4
314Nottingham Forest4202791013310146.777784 LLWW 2-0
315Blackburn Rovers4202351011210123.600004 LLWW
316Notts County41126101105400216.600003 LDWL 1-3
217Rotherham United4112591012301136.555563 DLWL
18Bury41034101012500225.400002 LLLW
19Hull City41034101014500205.400002 LLLW
20Doncaster Rovers30126100012401146.600001 LDL
21Plymouth Argyle3012590113400125.555561 LDL
22West Ham United4013490111300236.444441 DLLL