NEWCASTLE UNITED 5 - 0 FOREST - Sun May 11, 1997 (League Tier 1)

Date:
Sun May 11, 1997 (3:00 PM)

Opponent:
Newcastle United

Home/Away:
Away

Ground:
St. James Park (Newcastle)

Game Type:
League Tier 1

Score:
0-5 (Lost)

Half-time: 0-4
Season:
1996-97

Referee:
Mike Reed

Sponsor:
Labbats

Attendance:
36,554

Pos Before/After:
20 20

Opp Before/After:
3 2

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Lincoln City (Pre-Season Friendly)

League:
Port Vale

Newcastle United:
Sep 26, 1998


GAME COUNT:

League:
3778 (of 4969)
League Tier 1:
2145 (of 2221)
Competitive:
4357 (of 5674)
Total:
5946 (of 7443)

Notes:
Dave Bassett's first game as manager

Sources:
AFS (11v11.com) (Link)
WorldFootball.net (Link)
Daily Mirror - Monday 12 May 1997



Logo
FOREST
Manager: Dave Bassett
Prior form: DDLDDD (Old to recent)

Goals:
Logo
NEWCASTLE UNITED
Manager: Kenny Dalglish
Prior form: DWWWDD (Old to recent)

Goals:
Faustino Asprilla (20)
Les Ferdinand (23)
Les Ferdinand (26)
Alan Shearer (36)
Robbie Elliott (77)

Lineup:
Num Pos Player
1GKPavel Srnicek
2DWarren Barton
3DJohn Beresford
5DDarren Peacock
19DSteve Watson
26MRobbie Elliott goal
27MPhilippe Albert (68)
4MDavid Batty (72)
9MAlan Shearer goal
10FLes Ferdinand goal goal
11FFaustino Asprilla goal (65)
Subs
20Lee Clark (65)
8Peter Beardsley (72)
18Keith Gillespie (68)
Shaka Hislop
Hamilton


All the games in Division 1 on this day (Sun May 11, 1997)
Home Score Away
Aston Villa1-0Southampton
Blackburn Rovers2-4Leicester City
Derby County1-3Arsenal
Everton1-2Chelsea
Leeds United1-1Middlesbrough
Manchester United2-0West Ham United
Newcastle United5-0Nottingham Forest
Sheffield Wednesday1-1Liverpool
Tottenham Hotspur1-2Coventry City
Wimbledon1-0Sunderland

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
1Manchester United372012574441152361797338273072 LWWDDD
2Liverpool371910861361063381994523172567 LWDLWL
3Newcastle United371811868401233492068519202865 DWWWDD
4Arsenal371811859311054361886423132865 LWWDDL
5Aston Villa3716101146341053261365820211258 WWLDDL
6Chelsea37151111565498233226392332256 LLLWWD
7Sheffield Wednesday3714149495089124156582535-156 WDWLLL
8Wimbledon37141112484686427216582125253 LWLLDW
9Tottenham Hotspur37137174349846181553112534-646 WLLDWL
10Derby County37111313445586424193792036-1146 WDWLDW
11Leeds United37111214273776514124691325-1045 DDLDDD
12Leicester City37111115425275722264682026-1044 LDLLDW
13Blackburn Rovers37915134039846261911171420142 DLDWLD
14West Ham United37101215394676627253691221-742 DLDWWD
15Everton37101215435574723203882035-1242 LDWDDL
16Southampton371011165055676322444101831-541 WDWDWW
17Sunderland371010173552766201834111534-1740 DDLWLW
18Middlesbrough371011165059856342526101634-938* DLLWDD
19Coventry City3781415365348719234681730-1738 LWWDDL
20Nottingham Forest3761615315439715273781627-2334 DDLDDD
*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 FormResult(s)
1Manchester United382112576441252381797338273275 WWDDDW 2-0
12Newcastle United381911873401333542068519203368 WWWDDW 5-0
13Arsenal381911862321054361896426143068 WWDDLW 3-1
24Liverpool381911862371063381995524182568 WDLWLD 1-1
5Aston Villa3817101147341153271365820211361 WLDDLW 1-0
6Chelsea38161111585598233227392533359 LLWWDW 2-1
7Sheffield Wednesday38141595051810125166582535-157 DWLLLD 1-1
8Wimbledon38151112494696428216582125356 WLLDWW 1-0
39Leicester City38121115465475722265682428-847 DLLDWW 4-2
110Tottenham Hotspur38137184451847191753112534-746 LLDWLL 1-2
11Leeds United38111314283877515134691325-1046 DLDDDD 1-1
212Derby County38111314455886525223792036-1346 DWLDWL 1-3
13Blackburn Rovers38915144243847282311171420-142 LDWLDL 2-4
14West Ham United381012163948766272536101223-942 LDWWDL 0-2
15Everton38101216445774824223882035-1342 DWDDLL 1-2
16Southampton381011175056676322444111832-641 DWDWWL 0-1
217Coventry City3891415385448719235681931-1641 WWDDLW 2-1
118Sunderland381010183553766201834121535-1840 DLWLWL 0-1
119Middlesbrough381012165160856342527101735-939* LLWDDD 1-1
20Nottingham Forest3861616315939715273791632-2834 DLDDDL 0-5
*Middlesbrough deducted 3 points for failing to fulfill a fixture