LEICESTER CITY 2 - 2 FOREST - Sat Dec 28, 1996 (League Tier 1)

Date:
Sat Dec 28, 1996 (3:00 PM)

Opponent:
Leicester City

Home/Away:
Away

Ground:
Filbert Street

Game Type:
League Tier 1

Score:
2-2  DRAWN 

Half-time: 1-1


Sources:
AFS (11v11.com) (Link)
WorldFootball.net (Link)
Daily Mirror - Monday 30 December 1996

Season:
1996-97

Referee:
Keith Burge

Sponsor:
Labbats

Attendance:
20,833

Pos Before/After:
20 20

Opp Before/After:
13 12

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
West Ham United (League Tier 1)

Leicester City:
Dec 12, 1998


GAME COUNT:

League:
3760 (of 5007)
League Tier 1:
2127 (of 2259)
Competitive:
4337 (of 5724)
Total:
5926 (of 7505)
Played:
27 years, 3 months, 24 days ago


Logo
FOREST
Manager: Stuart Pearce
Prior form: DLDLWL (Old to recent)

Goals
Nigel Clough (37') - Nigel Clough last goal
Colin Cooper (87')
Logo
LEICESTER CITY
Manager: Martin O'Neill
Prior form: LLWDLD (Old to recent)

Goals
Emile Heskey (10')
Muzzy Izzet (63')

Lineup
 
Num Pos Age Player Notes
1GK27 Mark Crossley
25M23 Steve Blatherwick  0 
3D34 Stuart Pearce
4D29 Colin Cooper goal (87')
5D28 Steve Chettle  0 
29F30 Nigel Clough goal (37')
18M24 Alfe-Inge Haaland
8M25 Scot Gemmill off for Des Lyttle (69')
9F32 Dean Saunders
10F26 Kevin Campbell
14F29 Ian Woan off for Chris Allen (77')
Subs
2D25 Des Lyttle on for Scot Gemmill (69')
17M24 Chris Allen on for Ian Woan (77')
7M33 David Phillips
13GK25 Alan Fettis
22F26 Bryan Roy


Lineup

Num Pos Player
13GKKasey Keller
2DSimon Grayson
14DColin Hill
17DSpencer Prior
20DIan Marshall
22MNeil Lewis (81')
6MMuzzy Izzet goal
8MScott Taylor
10MGarry Parker
9FSteve Claridge
11FEmile Heskey goal
Subs
21Jamie Lawrence (81')
Poole
Watts
Campbell
Wilson


All the games in Division 1 on this day (Sat Dec 28, 1996)
Home Score Away
Arsenal2-2Aston Villa
Chelsea2-2Sheffield Wednesday
Coventry City3-0Middlesbrough
Derby County0-0Blackburn Rovers
Everton1-3Wimbledon
Leicester City2-2Nottingham Forest
Manchester United1-0Leeds United
Newcastle United7-1Tottenham Hotspur
West Ham United2-0Sunderland

TABLES BEFORE AND AFTER THE GAME



Table before:
PREMIER LEAGUE Home Away
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGDPts Current Form Status
1Liverpool201163371964123105221491839 WLWWDD
2Arsenal191063351863022843313101736 WWWDLD
3Manchester United19973412562121835220171634 DWDDWW
4Wimbledon181044302262118104231212834 DDWWWL
5Aston Villa191036271762216741411101033 WWWWWL
6Newcastle United1994628215222011424810731 DLDLDL
7Chelsea19874302744116114331416331 DLDLWW
8Everton1977528244231693521215428 WLDWDL
9Tottenham Hotspur1984721194331194141010228 LLWDDW
10Sheffield Wednesday196941920361973331013-127 DDWDDD
11Sunderland196581926442128216718-723 DWLWLW
12Derby County1957720254231110154915-522 DWDLLL
13Leicester City1964918253158143341011-722 LLWDLD
14Leeds United196491623415912234711-722 WWDDDL
15Coventry City1947817252347112441014-819 LLLWWW
16West Ham United1846816253331012135613-918 DDDLDL
17Blackburn Rovers183781722324910054812-516 DDWDLW
18Southampton194411283642318100281026-816 LLLLWL
19Middlesbrough1946925353431715126820-1015* DLLDLW
20Nottingham Forest1927101634154716126918-1813 DLDLWL
*Middlesbrough deducted 3 points for failing to fulfill a fixture


Table after:
PREMIER LEAGUE Home Away
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGDPts Current Form StatusResult(s)
1Liverpool201163371964123105221491839 WLWWDD
12Manchester United201073422572122835220171737 WDDWWW 1-0
13Arsenal2010733720640241043313101737 WWDLDD 2-2
4Wimbledon1911443323621181052315131037 DWWWLW 3-1
15Newcastle United201046352262227124248101334 LDLDLW 7-1
16Aston Villa201046291962216742413121034 WWWWLD 2-2
7Chelsea20884322945118134331416332 LDLWWD 2-2
8Everton20776292742417123521215228 LDWDLL 1-3
19Sheffield Wednesday2061042122361973431215-128 DWDDDD 2-2
110Tottenham Hotspur2084822264331194151117-428 LWDDWL 1-7
111Derby County2058720254331110154915-523 WDLLLD 0-0
112Leicester City20659202732510163341011-723 LWDLDD 2-2
213Sunderland206591928442128217720-923 WLWLWL 0-2
114Coventry City20578202533410112441014-522 LLWWWW 3-0
115Leeds United2064101624415912235712-822 WDDDLL 0-1
16West Ham United1956818254331212135613-721 DDLDLW 2-0
17Blackburn Rovers193881722324910064812-517 DWDLWD 0-0
18Southampton194411283642318100281026-816 LLLLWL
19Middlesbrough20461025383431715127823-1315* LLDLWL 0-3
20Nottingham Forest20281018361547161361120-1814 LDLWLD 2-2
*Middlesbrough deducted 3 points for failing to fulfill a fixture