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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)

Attendance:
20,711

Position Before:
17

Position After:
14

Referee:

Season:
1955-56

NEXT GAMES:

League Tier 2:
Stoke City


GAME COUNT:

League:
2032 (of 4775)
League Tier 2
1207 (of 2358)
Competitive:
2234 (of 5465)
Total:
3384 (of 7198)

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

Forest Goals:
Geoff Thomas (1944-60) - Geoff Thomas (1944-60) only goal
Stewart Imlach
Leicester City Goals:


TABLES BEFORE AND AFTER THE GAME



Games on this day (Wed Aug 31, 1955)
Home F A Away
Barnsley31Notts County
Middlesbrough41Swansea City
Nottingham Forest20Leicester City
Sheffield Wednesday11Liverpool

Table before:
Home Away
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGDPts
1Bristol Rovers4310116200841103257
2Fulham43011332008110152106
5Lincoln City430194200621013256
6Bristol City4301127200731015456
12Port Vale421153110321012125
20Sheffield Wednesday320184100521013244
24Leicester City320196101541004234
26Liverpool320164101331003124
28Swansea City320175200630011224
29Leeds United420243200300021314
32Stoke City420298101321016614
38Blackburn Rovers4202351011210123-24
46Notts County3111571105400103-23
47Barnsley3111581002101137-33
49Rotherham United4112591012301136-43
50Middlesbrough310244100300021402
57Nottingham Forest3102590011310146-42
59Hull City41034101014500205-62
59Bury41034101012500225-62
63Doncaster Rovers30126100012401146-41
65Plymouth Argyle3012590113400125-41
66West Ham United4013490111300236-51

Table after:
Home Away
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGDPts
1Bristol Rovers4310116200841103257
2Fulham43011332008110152106
6Lincoln City430194200621013256
10Bristol City4301127200731015456
17Sheffield Wednesday421195110631013245
18Port Vale421153110321012125
19Liverpool421175101331104225
28Barnsley4211892005201137-15
34Middlesbrough420285200710021434
37Leeds United420243200300021314
42Stoke City420298101321016614
42Leicester City420298101541014414
48Swansea City4202892006300226-14
53Nottingham Forest4202791013310146-24
56Blackburn Rovers4202351011210123-24
69Notts County41126101105400216-43
70Rotherham United4112591012301136-43
81Hull City41034101014500205-62
81Bury41034101012500225-62
85Doncaster Rovers30126100012401146-41
88Plymouth Argyle3012590113400125-41
89West Ham United4013490111300236-51