FOREST 4 - 1 COVENTRY CITY - Mon Dec 28, 1987 (League Tier 1)

Date:
Mon Dec 28, 1987 (7:45 PM)

Opponent:
Coventry City

Home/Away:
Home

Ground:
City Ground

Game Type:
League Tier 1

Score:
4-1  WON 

Half-time: 1-1


Sources:
AFS (11v11.com) (Link)
WorldFootball.net (Link)
Derby Daily Telegraph - Tuesday 29 December 1987
Ken Smales - The First 125 Years

Season:
1987-88

Referee:
B Hill

Sponsor:
Shipstones

Attendance:
31,061

Pos Before/After:
2 2

Opp Before/After:
15 16

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Newcastle United (League Tier 1)

Coventry City:
Nov 02, 1988


GAME COUNT:

League:
3396 (of 5007)
League Tier 1:
1809 (of 2259)
Competitive:
3852 (of 5724)
Total:
5345 (of 7505)
Played:
36 years, 2 months, 2 days ago


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

Goals
Tommy Gaynor (30')
Tommy Gaynor (73')
Brian Borrows (76') (OG)
Terry Wilson (82')
Logo
COVENTRY CITY
Manager: John Sillett
Prior form: DDDDDW (Old to recent)

Goals
Cyrille Regis (25')

Lineup
 
Num Pos Age Player Notes
1GK26 Steve Sutton
2D19 Steve Chettle off for Gary Fleming (85')
3D25 Stuart Pearce
4D22 Des Walker
5D23 Colin Foster
6F18 Terry Wilson goal (82')
7F24 Calvin Plummer off for Phil Starbuck (79')
8M24 Neil Webb
9F17 Lee Glover
10F24 Tommy Gaynor goal (30') goal (73')
11F24 Brian Rice
Subs
12D20 Gary Fleming on for Steve Chettle (85')
13F19 Phil Starbuck on for Calvin Plummer (79')


Lineup

Num Pos Player
1GKSteve Ogrizivic
2DBrian Borrows
3DDowns
4DMcGrath
5DBrian Kilcline
6MPeake
7MBennett
8MPhillips
9MCyrille Regis goal
10FSpeedie
11FMicky Gynn
Subs
12Houchen
13Emerson


All the games in Division 1 on this day (Mon Dec 28, 1987)
Home Score Away
Liverpool4-0Newcastle United
Luton Town1-0Charlton Athletic
Manchester United2-1Everton
Norwich City3-0Chelsea
Nottingham Forest4-1Coventry City
Portsmouth1-1Watford
Queens Park Rangers3-2Oxford United
Sheffield Wednesday2-1Derby County
Tottenham Hotspur2-1West Ham United
Wimbledon3-1Arsenal

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
1Liverpool20155047119102636402183650 WWWDWW
2Nottingham Forest191243401552119472221112540 WLDWWW
3Arsenal21124534177132295321281740 LLWDDL
4Everton2110743113821225253981837 WDDWDW
5Manchester United20983332154016844317131235 DLWWWL
6Queens Park Rangers2196624255321384341117-133 DLLLLD
7Wimbledon2187628244511594251315431 WDDLWW
8Chelsea21858313364018102181323-229 LDLDDD
9Southampton21777313143315133441618028 WLLDDW
10West Ham United21687242744414152431012-326 WDWDWL
11Luton Town2074926254431711306914125 WWLWDL
12Newcastle United2067724293349123431517-525 DWWDLW
13Tottenham Hotspur21741020255141311236714-525 DLLLWL
14Derby County2066818233351010333813-524 WWDLLL
15Coventry City20668212824410174241111-724 DDDDDW
16Sheffield Wednesday217311233541512153261120-1224 LWLWLW
17Oxford United21641122365151719136517-1422 DDLLLL
18Portsmouth21471018383441214136624-2019 LWDDLL
19Charlton Athletic21461121333451216126917-1218 DLDWDW
20Norwich City21531316292251014318615-1318 LDLWLW
21Watford2045111327325812136515-1417 DLWDLL


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 FormResult(s)
1Liverpool211650511110103036402184053 WWDWWW 4-0
2Nottingham Forest201343441662123572221112843 LDWWWW 4-1
3Arsenal221246352071322953313111540 LWDDLL 1-3
14Manchester United211083352264018944317131338 LWWWLW 2-1
15Everton221075321582122525410101737 DDWDWL 1-2
6Queens Park Rangers221066272763216104341117036 LLLLDW 3-2
7Wimbledon22976312555118104251315634 DDLWWW 3-1
8Chelsea22859313664018102191326-529 DLDDDL 0-3
29Luton Town2184927255431811306914228 WLWDLW 1-0
110Southampton21777313143315133441618028 WLLDDW
211Tottenham Hotspur22841022266141512236714-428 LLLWLW 2-1
412Sheffield Wednesday228311253651514163261120-1127 WLWLWW 2-1
313West Ham United22688252944414152441114-426 DWDWLL 1-2
214Newcastle United2167824333349123441521-925 WWDLWL 0-4
115Derby County2166919253351010334915-624 WDLLLL 1-2
116Coventry City21669223224410174251215-1024 DDDDWL 1-4
17Oxford United22641224395151719137720-1522 DLLLLL 2-3
218Norwich City22631319293251314318615-1021 DLWLWW 3-0
119Portsmouth22481019393541315136624-2020 WDDLLD 1-1
120Charlton Athletic22461221343451216127918-1318 LDWDWL 0-1
21Watford2146111428325812146616-1418 LWDLLD 1-1