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FOREST 4 - 1 COVENTRY CITY - Sat Aug 25, 1979 (League Tier 1)

Date:
Sat Aug 25, 1979 (3:00 PM)

Opponent:
Coventry City

Home/Away:
Home

Ground:
City Ground

Game Type:
League Tier 1

Score:
4-1 (Won)

Attendance:
23,025

Position Before:
3

Position After:
2

Referee:

Season:
1979-80

NEXT GAMES:

League Cup:
Blackburn Rovers

League:
West Bromwich Albion

League Tier 1:
West Bromwich Albion


GAME COUNT:

League:
3041 (of 4763)
League Tier 1
1456 (of 2183)
Competitive:
3408 (of 5452)
Total:
4739 (of 7185)

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

Forest Goals:
Tony Woodcock
John Robertson
John McGovern
John McGovern - John McGovern last goal
Coventry City Goals:

Forest:
Manager: Brian Clough
Num Pos Player Notes
1GKPeter Shilton
2MViv Anderson
3MFrank Gray
4FJohn McGovern goal goal
5DLarry Lloyd
6MKenny Burns
7FMartin O'Neill
8MAsa HartfordLast game
9FGarry Birtles
10FTony Woodcock goal
11FJohn Robertson goal
Subs
12?
13-
14-
15-
16-
17-
18-



TABLES BEFORE AND AFTER THE GAME



Games on this day (Sat Aug 25, 1979)
Home F A Away
Arsenal00Manchester United
Aston Villa02Bristol City
Bolton Wanderers21Southampton
Derby County01Everton
Liverpool31West Bromwich Albion
Manchester City32Brighton and Hove Albion
Middlesbrough11Crystal Palace
Norwich City21Leeds United
Nottingham Forest41Coventry City
Stoke City31Tottenham Hotspur
Wolverhampton Wanderers30Ipswich Town

Table before:
Home Away
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGDPts
1Norwich City220082100401004264
2Middlesbrough220061100301003154
3Nottingham Forest220020100101001024
4Leeds United211042100200102223
5Manchester United211031100200101123
6Aston Villa211032100210101113
7Arsenal210142001021004022
8Coventry City210154100310012312
9Ipswich Town210121001011002012
10Wolverhampton Wanderers110010000001001012
11Stoke City210133100320010102
12Southampton202011010110100002
12Bolton Wanderers202011010110100002
14Crystal Palace202000010000100002
15Liverpool101000010000000001
16Derby County2011010010101000-11
17Bristol City2011350102200113-21
18West Bromwich Albion2011020100000102-21
19Manchester City2011030100000103-31
20Everton2002260012400102-40
21Brighton and Hove Albion2002160010400112-50
22Tottenham Hotspur2002170011300104-60

Table after:
Home Away
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGDPts
1Norwich City3300103100611004276
2Nottingham Forest330061100511001056
3Middlesbrough321072010411003155
4Wolverhampton Wanderers220040100301001044
5Stoke City320164300630010124
6Manchester United312031000200201124
7Bolton Wanderers312032210320100014
8Arsenal311142211021004023
9Liverpool211031110310000023
10Leeds United311154000200113413
11Bristol City311155210221013303
12Crystal Palace303011010000201103
13Aston Villa3111341012301011-13
14Manchester City3111351103200103-23
15Southampton3021231101101112-12
16Coventry City3102681003100237-22
17Ipswich Town3102241010110123-22
18Everton3102364012410112-32
19Derby County3012021020201000-21
20West Bromwich Albion3012150100000215-41
21Brighton and Hove Albion3003394010400235-60
22Tottenham Hotspur30032103011300217-80