PORT VALE 0 - 2 FOREST - Sat Apr 07, 1956 (League Tier 2)

Date:
Sat Apr 07, 1956 (3:00 PM)

Opponent:
Port Vale

Home/Away:
Away

Ground:
Vale Park

Game Type:
League Tier 2

Score:
2-0  WON 



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

Season:
1955-56

Referee:
E Crawford

Attendance:
23,018

Pos Before/After:
8 4

Opp Before/After:
4 7

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Bury (League Tier 2)

Port Vale:
Sep 22, 1956


GAME COUNT:

League:
2066 (of 5045)
League Tier 2:
1241 (of 2511)
Competitive:
2269 (of 5762)
Total:
3429 (of 7548)
Played:
68 years, 3 months, 11 days ago


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

Goals
Freddie Scott
Doug Lishman
Logo
PORT VALE
Manager: Freddie Steele
Prior form: WLWWDD (Old to recent)

Goals

Lineup
 
Num Pos Age Player Notes
1GK24 Harry Nicholson
2D30 Bill Whare
3D30 Geoff Thomas (1944-60)
4M30 Bill Morley
5D23 Bob McKinlay
6M30 Jack Burkitt300th appearance
7F31 Peter Small
8F39 Freddie Scott goal
9M25 Peter Higham
10F32 Doug Lishman goal
11F24 Stewart Imlach


Lineup

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


All the games in Division 2 on this day (Sat Apr 07, 1956)
Home Score Away
Barnsley1-0Stoke City
Bristol City4-1Doncaster Rovers
Bury7-1Plymouth Argyle
Fulham3-1Liverpool
Leeds United4-0Leicester City
Middlesbrough0-1Bristol Rovers
Notts County2-2Lincoln City
Port Vale0-2Nottingham Forest
Rotherham United0-2Hull City
Swansea Town2-1Blackburn Rovers
West Ham United3-3Sheffield Wednesday

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
1Sheffield Wednesday381912786511252532277533291.6862750 WWWDWW Safe
2Bristol Rovers381961379661234503173929351.1969744 LDWWLW Safe
3Blackburn Rovers371951377581144502781927311.3275943 WWLWWW Safe
4Port Vale3815131054471143331449721331.1489443 WLWWDD Safe
5Liverpool371861377561334482453929321.3750042 WWLLWL Safe
6Leicester City3818614867113335822531128491.2112742 WLWLDL Safe
7Leeds United3718613665715314517331221401.1578942 LLWWLW Safe
8Nottingham Forest36186126155936292393632321.1090942 WLDWWD Safe
9Bristol City3817714745812434319531131391.2758641 LWDLLD Safe
10Swansea Town3717515737012334219521231511.0428639 WLLWLL Safe
11Stoke City351741459531225422552917281.1132138 WWLLDW Safe
12Fulham3816616757312244823441227501.0274038 WDWLDL Safe
13Lincoln City3514912625111524316341019351.2156937 LWDWLD Safe
14West Ham United3713915656011344420261121401.0833335 WDLWWL Safe
15Middlesbrough36138156369945372744102642.9130434 LWDDLL Safe
16Bury38138177384856353353113851.8690534 WLLWLL Safe
17Doncaster Rovers3612101466811153442715112254.8148134 LDWWWW Safe
18Rotherham United35129145260754272554102535.8666733 LLDWWW Safe
19Barnsley381011174376946313417111242.5657931 LLLDLW
20Notts County39118205275847363234131643.6933330 LDWLLW
21Plymouth Argyle3997234877668302431151853.6233825 WDLLLL
22Hull City36752441844310233732141847.4881019 WLDLDL


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)
1Sheffield Wednesday391913789541252532278536321.6481551 WWDWWD Safe 3-3
2Bristol Rovers392061380661234503183930351.2121246 DWWLWW Safe 1-0
43Leeds United3819613705716314917331221401.2280744 LWWLWW Safe 4-0
44Nottingham Forest371961263559362923103634321.1454544 LDWWDW Safe 2-0
45Bristol City3918714785913434720531131391.3220343 WDLLDW Safe 4-1
36Blackburn Rovers3819514786011445027811028331.3000043 WLWWWL Safe 1-2
37Port Vale3915131154491144331649721331.1020443 LWWDDL Safe 0-2
38Liverpool3818614785913344824531030351.3220342 WLLWLL Safe 1-3
39Leicester City3918615867513335822531228531.1466742 LWLDLL Safe 0-4
10Swansea Town3818515757113334420521231511.0563441 LLWLLW Safe 2-1
111Fulham3917616787413245124441227501.0540540 DWLDLW Safe 3-1
112Lincoln City36141012645311524316351021371.2075538 WDWLDD Safe 2-2
213Stoke City3617415595412254225521017291.0925938 WLLDWL Safe 0-1
14West Ham United38131015686311444723261121401.0793736 DLWWLD Safe 3-3
115Bury39148178085956423453113851.9411836 LLWLLW Safe 7-1
116Middlesbrough37138166370946372844102642.9000034 WDDLLL Safe 0-1
17Doncaster Rovers3712101567851153442715122358.7882434 DWWWWL Safe 1-4
18Rotherham United36129155262755272754102535.8387133 LDWWWL Safe 0-2
19Barnsley3911111744761046323417111242.5789533 LLDLWW Safe 1-0
20Notts County40119205477857383434131643.7013031 DWLLWD 2-2
21Plymouth Argyle4097244984668302431161960.5833325 DLLLLL Relegated 1-7
22Hull City37852443844310233742142047.5119021 LDLDLW 2-0