FOREST 1 - 0 BIRMINGHAM CITY - Sat Dec 16, 1978 (League Tier 1)

Date:
Sat Dec 16, 1978 (3:00 PM)

Opponent:
Birmingham City

Home/Away:
Home

Ground:
City Ground

Game Type:
League Tier 1

Score:
1-0  WON 

Half-time: 0-0


Sources:
AFS (11v11.com) (Link)
WorldFootball.net (Link)
Ken Smales - The First 125 Years
Nottingham Evening Post - Thursday 14 December 1978

Season:
1978-79

Referee:
Keith Hackett

Attendance:
25,224

Pos Before/After:
5 5

Opp Before/After:
21 21

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Manchester City (League Tier 1)

Birmingham City:
Apr 21, 1979


GAME COUNT:

League:
3016 (of 5007)
League Tier 1:
1429 (of 2259)
Competitive:
3372 (of 5724)
Total:
4705 (of 7505)
Played:
45 years, 5 months, 5 days ago


Logo
FOREST
Manager: Brian Clough
Prior form: DDWDWL (Old to recent)

Goals
Archie Gemmill (70')
Logo
BIRMINGHAM CITY
Manager: Jim Smith
Prior form: WLWDLL (Old to recent)

Goals

Lineup

Lineup

Num Pos Player
1GKJimmy Montgomery
2DJoseph Gallagher
3DMark Dennis
4DMalcolm Page
5DJimmy Calderwood
6MKevin Dillon
7MBruce Rioch  0 
8MStewart Barrowclough
9MTrevor Francis
10FAlan Buckley
11FDon Givens
Subs
12Alan Ainscow


All the games in Division 1 on this day (Sat Dec 16, 1978)
Home Score Away
Arsenal2-0Derby County
Aston Villa1-1Norwich City
Bristol City1-0Liverpool
Everton1-1Leeds United
Ipswich Town3-0Bolton Wanderers
Manchester United2-0Tottenham Hotspur
Middlesbrough7-2Chelsea
Nottingham Forest1-0Birmingham City
Queens Park Rangers2-1Manchester City
Southampton4-0Coventry City
Wolverhampton Wanderers0-3West Bromwich Albion

TABLES BEFORE AND AFTER THE GAME



Table before:
FIRST DIVISION Home Away
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGDPts Current Form Status
1Liverpool1914324489102625221863631 WWDWLW
2Everton18117027117101434601381629 DWDWWW
3West Bromwich Albion17105233145312075211371925 DWWWDW
4Arsenal1887328175401883331091123 WWDDWD
5Nottingham Forest17791191135095441106823 DDWDWL
6Coventry City1886425236401910224613222 DWLWDW
7Manchester United1886427284311184331620-122 DLWLWW
8Tottenham Hotspur18864222653211103321116-422 DLWDWW
9Leeds United19766342551421112521314920 LDWWWD
10Aston Villa18765231624299523147720 DWWLDW
11Bristol City1975722224231412334810019 WLLDWD
12Southampton1957721284411410136718-717 DLWLWW
13Derby County1973925376221814117723-1217 WWLWLL
14Manchester City1756625223241413242119316 DDLLLL
15Norwich City17485282844217110431117016 DDDWLD
16Ipswich Town19621120283069133251115-814 LLWWLL
17Bolton Wanderers19541025374331613117924-1214 LLLLWW
18Middlesbrough1853102125323972171218-413 DLWLLL
19Queens Park Rangers18369132324369126714-1012 DLDLLL
20Wolverhampton Wanderers1841131435314813109622-219 LLDWLL
21Birmingham City19241318332351416018417-158 WLWDLL
22Chelsea18241219361171022135914-178 DLLLLL


Table after:
FIRST DIVISION Home Away
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGDPts Current Form StatusResult(s)
1Liverpool2014334499102625231873531 WDWLWL 0-1
2Everton19118028127201544601381630 WDWWWD 1-1
3West Bromwich Albion18115236145312076211672227 WWWDWW 3-0
4Arsenal1997330176402083331091325 WDDWDW 2-0
5Nottingham Forest188912011450105441106925 DWDWLW 1-0
16Manchester United1996429285311384331620124 LWLWWW 2-0
17Coventry City1986525276401910225617-222 WLWDWL 0-4
8Tottenham Hotspur19865222853211103331118-622 LWDWWL 0-2
9Leeds United20776352651421112621415921 DWWWDD 1-1
10Aston Villa1977524172521010523147721 WWLDWD 1-1
11Bristol City2085723225231512334810121 LLDWDW 1-0
12Southampton2067725285411810136718-319 LWLWWW 4-0
213Norwich City18495292944217110531218017 DDWLDD 1-1
114Derby County20731025396221814118725-1417 WLWLLL 0-2
115Manchester City18567262432414132431211216 DLLLLL 1-2
16Ipswich Town207211232840612133251115-516 LWWLLW 3-0
117Middlesbrough19631028274231692171218115 LWLLLW 7-2
118Queens Park Rangers194691524343810126714-914 LDLLLW 2-1
219Bolton Wanderers20541125404331613118927-1514 LLLWWL 0-3
20Wolverhampton Wanderers1941141438315816109622-249 LDWLLL 0-3
21Birmingham City20241418342351416019418-168 LWDLLL 0-1
22Chelsea192413214311710221361121-228 LLLLLL 2-7