FOREST 1 - 1 BLACKBURN ROVERS - Sat Apr 28, 1956 (League Tier 2)

Date:
Sat Apr 28, 1956 (3:00 PM)

Opponent:
Blackburn Rovers

Home/Away:
Home

Ground:
City Ground

Game Type:
League Tier 2

Score:
1-1  DRAWN 



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

Season:
1955-56

Referee:
A Holland

Attendance:
10,214

Pos Before/After:
6 6

Opp Before/After:
8 7

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Fulham (League Tier 2)

Blackburn Rovers:
Sep 06, 1956


GAME COUNT:

League:
2070 (of 5045)
League Tier 2:
1245 (of 2511)
Competitive:
2273 (of 5762)
Total:
3434 (of 7548)
Played:
68 years, 2 months, 16 days ago


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

Goals
Peter Higham
Logo
BLACKBURN ROVERS
Manager: Johnny Carey
Prior form: WWWLWL (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 (Sat Apr 28, 1956)
Home Score Away
Bristol Rovers1-2Liverpool
Hull City1-4Leeds United
Leicester City3-0Doncaster Rovers
Nottingham Forest1-1Blackburn Rovers
Port Vale3-2Middlesbrough
Rotherham United0-1Stoke City
Sheffield Wednesday5-3Lincoln City
Swansea Town3-1Barnsley
West Ham United3-0Bristol 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 Status
1Sheffield Wednesday412013896591253552588541341.6271253 DWWDLW Champions
2Leeds United4122613765917315118531225411.2881450 LWWWWW Safe
3Bristol Rovers4121614836813345231831031371.2205948 WLWWWL Safe
4Liverpool4020614836014345225631031351.3833346 LWLLWW Safe
5Leicester City4120615917814336023631231551.1666746 LDLLWW Safe
6Nottingham Forest401981364589472925104635331.1034546 WDWLDD Safe
7Bristol City4119715806114434920531231411.3114845 LLDWLW Safe
8Blackburn Rovers4020515806312445228811128351.2698445 WWWLWL Safe
9Lincoln City40171013746013524717451127431.2333344 DDWLWW Safe
10Fulham4119616857614245524541230521.1184244 LDLWWW Safe
11Port Vale4115131357561145351949822371.0178643 WDDLLL Safe
12Stoke City4019417685913264727621121321.1525442 WLWLWL Safe
13Swansea Town401861677781343462252133156.9871842 WLLWLD Safe
14Bury42168188690957443973114251.9555640 LLWWWL Safe
15Middlesbrough401581773751146463144112744.9733338 LLLLWW Safe
16West Ham United41131117716911454927271222421.0289937 WLDLDL Safe
17Doncaster Rovers4012111769921154452916132463.7500035 WWLDLL Safe
18Barnsley4111121846811056333517121346.5679034 DLWWLD Safe
19Rotherham United39129185368757273054112638.7794133 WWLLLL Safe
20Notts County42119225582858393734141645.6707331 LLWDLL Safe
21Plymouth Argyle42108245487768332532162162.6206928 LLLLWD Relegated
22Hull City40962549915410283942152152.5384624 DLWDWL Relegated


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 Wednesday4221138101621353602888541341.6290355 WWDLWW Champions 5-3
2Leeds United4223613806017315118631229421.3333352 WWWWWW Promoted 4-1
13Liverpool4121614856114345225731033361.3934448 WLLWWW Safe 2-1
14Leicester City4221615947815336323631231551.2051348 DLLWWW Safe 3-0
25Bristol Rovers4221615847013355333831031371.2000048 LWWWLL Safe 1-2
6Nottingham Forest411991365599573026104635331.1016947 DWLDDD Safe 1-1
17Blackburn Rovers4120615816412445228821129361.2656346 WWLWLD Safe 1-1
18Bristol City4219716806414434920531331441.2500045 LDWLWL Safe 0-3
29Port Vale4216131360581245382149822371.0344845 DDLLLW Safe 3-2
110Lincoln City41171014776513524717451230481.1846244 DWLWWL Safe 3-5
111Stoke City4120417695913264727721122321.1694944 LWLWLW Safe 1-0
212Fulham4119616857614245524541230521.1184244 LDLWWW Safe
13Swansea Town4119616807914434923521331561.0126644 LLWLDW Safe 3-1
14Bury42168188690957443973114251.9555640 LLWWWL Safe
115West Ham United42141117746912455227271222421.0724639 LDLDLW Safe 3-0
116Middlesbrough411581875781146463144122947.9615438 LLLWWL Safe 2-3
17Doncaster Rovers4112111869951154452916142466.7263235 WLDLLL Safe 0-3
18Barnsley4211121947841056333517131449.5595234 LWWLDL Safe 1-3
19Rotherham United40129195369758273154112638.7681233 WLLLLL Safe 0-1
20Notts County42119225582858393734141645.6707331 LLWDLL Safe
21Plymouth Argyle42108245487768332532162162.6206928 LLLLWD Relegated
22Hull City41962650955411294342152152.5263224 LWDWLL Relegated 1-4