Full Name:
Brian Laws


Years Active:
1988-00 (8 seasons)

Last Game:
30 years, 8 months, 21 days ago

STATS (Competitive games only):
Oct 12, 1988
Last Game:
Oct 30, 1993
210 (Rank: #83)
5 (Rank: #311)
Own Goals:

Yellow Cards:
Red Cards:
Oct 14, 1961






Intnl. Country:

Caps while at Forest:

Goals while at Forest:

Total Caps:

Total Goals:

Penalties scored:
Penalties missed:

Shirt numbers:
2 (177 games) , 12 (14) , (12) , 13 (9) , 3 (5)
Brian Clough (205 appearances) , Frank Clark (12)


Barry Hugman:



SEASON STATS (Competitive games only)
Season Age* Squad Num Played Won Drawn Lost Goals Yellows Reds Own
Went Off Came On Unused
1994-953219-----------Left to join Grimsby
*Age = player's age on August 1st of the season

# Season Date Type Club Fee Loan until Manager
11988-89Jul 1988BoughtMiddlesbrough£102,000Brian Clough
21994-95Oct 30, 1993ReleasedGrimsby TownFreeFrank Clark

Game First Game Last Game P W D L Goals Yellows Reds Own Goals Started Came On Went Off Unused Sub
League Tier 1Nov 12, 1988May 08, 19931405038524611301035
League Tier 2Aug 15, 1993Oct 30, 19937232261
League Tier 3
FA CupJan 07, 1989Feb 13, 19931994511117211
League CupOct 12, 1988Oct 27, 19933221832841
European Cup
Fairs Cup
Super Cup
Intercontinental Cup
Full Members CupJan 10, 1989Feb 26, 199210811911
EFL Trophy
Charity Shield
Anglo-Scottish Cup
Anglo-Italian CupSep 08, 1993Sep 15, 19932112
Total (Comp)Oct 12, 1988Oct 30, 19932109055645921921857
County CupAug 13, 1989May 11, 199355141
FriendlySep 12, 1988May 10, 199474211611
Pre-Season FriendlyJul 30, 1988Aug 04, 199328169332627
TestimonialMay 13, 1991May 02, 2000222
TOTAL (Non-Comp)Jul 30, 1988May 02, 2000422511653848
TOTAL OVERALLJul 30, 1988May 02, 20002521156670109223022137
League TotalNov 12, 1988Oct 30, 19931475241544811361135
Premier League TotalAug 16, 1992May 08, 1993337818432111
AbandonedApr 15, 1989Apr 15, 198911

ALL GAMES FOR BRIAN LAWS (Competitive: 210, Other: 42)
# Date Game Opponent H/A Score Num Started Came
Yellow Red
Manager: Brian Clough
Sat Jul 30, 1988Pre-Season FriendlyHelsingfors VastraA2-18Startedgoal
Tue Aug 02, 1988Pre-Season FriendlyVästerås SKA0-02Started
Thu Aug 11, 1988Pre-Season FriendlyPescaraA3-22Started
Sat Aug 13, 1988Pre-Season FriendlyCologneA0-12Started
Mon Sep 12, 1988FriendlyHeart Of MidlothianA3-12Started
1Wed Oct 12, 1988League CupChester CityA4-013 (62)
Wed Nov 02, 1988League CupCoventry CityH3-212
Sun Nov 06, 1988League Tier 1ArsenalH1-413
2Sat Nov 12, 1988League Tier 1West Ham UnitedA3-312 (59)
Sat Nov 19, 1988League Tier 1Coventry CityH0-013
Mon Nov 21, 1988FriendlyGrantham TownA4-112
Sat Nov 26, 1988League Tier 1Charlton AthleticA1-013
Sat Dec 03, 1988League Tier 1MiddlesbroughH2-213
3Sat Dec 10, 1988League Tier 1SouthamptonA1-12Started
4Wed Dec 14, 1988League CupLeicester CityH2-12Started
5Sun Dec 18, 1988League Tier 1WimbledonH0-112 (45)
6Mon Dec 26, 1988League Tier 1Manchester UnitedA0-22Started
7Sat Dec 31, 1988League Tier 1Sheffield WednesdayA3-02Started
8Mon Jan 02, 1989League Tier 1EvertonH2-02Started
9Sat Jan 07, 1989FA CupIpswich TownH3-02Started
10Tue Jan 10, 1989Full Members CupChelseaA4-12Started
11Sun Jan 15, 1989League Tier 1Tottenham HotspurA2-12Started
12Wed Jan 18, 1989League CupQueens Park RangersH5-22Started
13Sat Jan 21, 1989League Tier 1Aston VillaH4-02Startedgoal
14Tue Jan 24, 1989Full Members CupIpswich TownA3-12Started
15Sat Jan 28, 1989FA CupLeeds UnitedH2-02Started
16Sat Feb 04, 1989League Tier 1Luton TownA3-22Started
17Sat Feb 11, 1989League Tier 1Queens Park RangersH0-02Started
18Wed Feb 15, 1989League CupBristol CityH1-12Started
19Sun Feb 19, 1989FA CupWatfordA3-02Startedgoal
20Wed Feb 22, 1989Full Members CupCrystal PalaceH3-12Started
21Sun Feb 26, 1989League CupBristol CityA1-02Started
22Sat Mar 11, 1989League Tier 1ArsenalA3-12Started
23Wed Mar 15, 1989League Tier 1Newcastle UnitedH1-12Started
24Sat Mar 18, 1989FA CupManchester UnitedA1-02Started
25Wed Mar 22, 1989League Tier 1Tottenham HotspurH1-22Started
26Sat Mar 25, 1989League Tier 1Derby CountyA2-02Started
27Mon Mar 27, 1989League Tier 1Manchester UnitedH2-02Started
28Sun Apr 09, 1989League CupLuton TownN3-12Started
29Wed Apr 12, 1989League Tier 1SouthamptonH3-02Started
30Sat Apr 15, 1989FA CupLiverpoolN0-02Started
31Sat Apr 22, 1989League Tier 1MiddlesbroughA4-32Started
32Sun Apr 30, 1989Full Members CupEvertonN4-32Started
33Wed May 03, 1989League Tier 1MillwallH4-12Startedgoal
34Sun May 07, 1989FA CupLiverpoolN1-32Startedgoal
35Wed May 10, 1989League Tier 1LiverpoolA0-12Started
36Sat May 13, 1989League Tier 1Charlton AthleticH4-02Started
37Mon May 15, 1989League Tier 1Coventry CityA2-22Started
38Thu May 18, 1989League Tier 1West Ham UnitedH1-22Started
Sun Jul 30, 1989Pre-Season FriendlyBordeaux XIA4-32Started
Thu Aug 03, 1989Pre-Season FriendlyJeunesse VillenavaiseA3-12Started
Tue Aug 08, 1989Pre-Season FriendlyLa RocheA2-212
Sun Aug 13, 1989County CupNotts CountyH3-12Startedgoal
Tue Aug 15, 1989Pre-Season FriendlyLeicester CityA2-22Started
39Sat Aug 19, 1989League Tier 1Aston VillaH1-12Started
40Wed Aug 23, 1989League Tier 1Norwich CityA1-12Started
41Sat Aug 26, 1989League Tier 1MillwallA0-12Started
42Wed Aug 30, 1989League Tier 1Derby CountyH2-12Started
43Sat Sep 09, 1989League Tier 1ChelseaA2-22Started
44Sat Sep 16, 1989League Tier 1ArsenalH1-22Started
45Wed Sep 20, 1989League CupHuddersfield TownH1-12Started
46Sat Sep 23, 1989League Tier 1Crystal PalaceA0-12Started
47Sat Sep 30, 1989League Tier 1Charlton AthleticH2-02Startedgoal
48Tue Oct 03, 1989League CupHuddersfield TownA3-32Started
Mon Oct 09, 1989FriendlyKing's LynnA5-02Started
49Sat Oct 14, 1989League Tier 1Coventry CityA2-02Started
50Sat Oct 21, 1989League Tier 1WimbledonA3-12Started
51Tue Oct 24, 1989League CupCrystal PalaceA0-02Started
52Sat Oct 28, 1989League Tier 1Queens Park RangersH2-22Started
53Wed Nov 01, 1989League CupCrystal PalaceH5-02Started
54Sat Nov 04, 1989League Tier 1Sheffield WednesdayH0-12Started
55Sun Nov 12, 1989League Tier 1Manchester UnitedA0-12Started
56Sat Nov 18, 1989League Tier 1Manchester CityA3-02Started
57Wed Nov 22, 1989League CupEvertonH1-02Started
58Sat Nov 25, 1989League Tier 1EvertonH1-02Started
59Wed Nov 29, 1989Full Members CupManchester CityH3-22Started
60Sat Dec 02, 1989League Tier 1Aston VillaA1-22Started
61Sat Dec 09, 1989League Tier 1Norwich CityH0-12Started
62Sun Dec 17, 1989League Tier 1SouthamptonH2-02Started
63Fri Dec 22, 1989Full Members CupAston VillaA1-22Started (65)
64Tue Dec 26, 1989League Tier 1Luton TownA1-12Started
65Sat Dec 30, 1989League Tier 1Tottenham HotspurA3-22Started
66Mon Jan 01, 1990League Tier 1LiverpoolH2-22Started
67Sun Jan 07, 1990FA CupManchester UnitedH0-12Started
Tue Jan 09, 1990FriendlyAuxerreA2-22Started
68Sat Jan 13, 1990League Tier 1MillwallH3-12Startedgoal
69Wed Jan 17, 1990League CupTottenham HotspurH2-22Started
70Sat Jan 20, 1990League Tier 1Derby CountyA2-02Started
71Wed Jan 24, 1990League CupTottenham HotspurA3-22Started
72Sat Feb 03, 1990League Tier 1Crystal PalaceH3-12Started
73Sun Feb 11, 1990League CupCoventry CityH2-12Started
74Sat Feb 17, 1990League Tier 1ChelseaH1-12Started
75Sun Feb 25, 1990League CupCoventry CityA0-02Started
76Sat Mar 03, 1990League Tier 1Manchester CityH1-02Started
77Wed Mar 07, 1990League Tier 1ArsenalA0-32Started
78Sat Mar 10, 1990League Tier 1Coventry CityH2-42Startedgoal
79Sat Mar 17, 1990League Tier 1Charlton AthleticA1-12Started
80Sat Mar 24, 1990League Tier 1Queens Park RangersA0-22Started (82)
81Sat Mar 31, 1990League Tier 1WimbledonH0-12Started
82Wed Apr 04, 1990League Tier 1EvertonA0-42Started
83Sat Apr 07, 1990League Tier 1Tottenham HotspurH1-32Started
84Sat Apr 14, 1990League Tier 1LiverpoolA2-22Started
85Mon Apr 16, 1990League Tier 1Luton TownH3-02Started
86Sat Apr 21, 1990League Tier 1SouthamptonA0-22Started
87Sun Apr 29, 1990League CupOldham AthleticN1-02Started
88Wed May 02, 1990League Tier 1Manchester UnitedH4-02Started
89Sat May 05, 1990League Tier 1Sheffield WednesdayA3-02Started
Tue May 08, 1990County CupMansfield TownA4-02Started
Sun Jul 29, 1990Pre-Season FriendlyBengtsforsA5-12Started
Mon Jul 30, 1990Pre-Season FriendlyNorrstrandsA4-012
Wed Aug 01, 1990Pre-Season FriendlyMariestadsA2-02Started
Sun Aug 05, 1990Pre-Season FriendlyKongahallaA3-02Started
Tue Aug 07, 1990Pre-Season FriendlyKarlsundsA7-12Started
Thu Aug 09, 1990Pre-Season FriendlyWycombe WanderersA1-12Started
Mon Aug 13, 1990Pre-Season FriendlySalernitanaA0-02Started
Wed Aug 15, 1990Pre-Season FriendlyAvelinoA1-12Started
Fri Aug 17, 1990Pre-Season FriendlyFoggiaA2-22Started
Wed Aug 22, 1990County CupMansfield TownH5-112
90Sat Aug 25, 1990League Tier 1Queens Park RangersH1-12Started
91Tue Aug 28, 1990League Tier 1LiverpoolA0-22Started
92Sat Sep 01, 1990League Tier 1Coventry CityA2-22Started
93Sat Sep 08, 1990League Tier 1SouthamptonH3-12Started
94Sat Sep 15, 1990League Tier 1Crystal PalaceA2-22Started
95Sat Sep 22, 1990League Tier 1ArsenalH0-22Started
96Wed Sep 26, 1990League CupBurnleyH4-12Started
97Sat Sep 29, 1990League Tier 1Manchester UnitedA1-02Started
98Sun Oct 07, 1990League Tier 1EvertonH3-12Started
99Wed Oct 10, 1990League CupBurnleyA1-02Started
100Sat Oct 20, 1990League Tier 1ChelseaA0-02Started
101Sat Oct 27, 1990League Tier 1Tottenham HotspurH1-22Started
102Wed Oct 31, 1990League CupPlymouth ArgyleA2-12Started
103Sat Nov 03, 1990League Tier 1Leeds UnitedA1-32Started
104Sat Nov 10, 1990League Tier 1Aston VillaA1-12Started
105Sat Nov 17, 1990League Tier 1SunderlandH2-02Startedyellow
106Wed Nov 21, 1990Full Members CupNewcastle UnitedH2-12Started
107Sat Nov 24, 1990League Tier 1Derby CountyA1-22Started
108Wed Nov 28, 1990League CupCoventry CityA4-52Started
109Sat Dec 01, 1990League Tier 1Luton TownH2-22Started
110Sat Dec 15, 1990League Tier 1Queens Park RangersA2-12Started
111Sat Dec 22, 1990League Tier 1Sheffield UnitedA2-32Started
112Wed Dec 26, 1990League Tier 1WimbledonH2-12Started
113Sat Dec 29, 1990League Tier 1Manchester CityH1-32Started
114Wed Jan 02, 1991League Tier 1Norwich CityA6-22Started
115Sun Jan 06, 1991FA CupCrystal PalaceA0-02Started
116Sat Jan 12, 1991League Tier 1Coventry CityH3-02Started
117Sat Jan 19, 1991League Tier 1SouthamptonA1-12Started
118Wed Feb 13, 1991FA CupNewcastle UnitedA2-22Started
119Sat Feb 16, 1991League Tier 1SunderlandA0-12Startedyellow
120Mon Feb 18, 1991FA CupNewcastle UnitedH3-02Started
121Sat Feb 23, 1991League Tier 1Aston VillaH2-22Started
122Mon Feb 25, 1991FA CupSouthamptonA1-12Started
Sat Mar 09, 1991FA CupNorwich CityA1-012
123Sat Mar 16, 1991League Tier 1Manchester UnitedH1-12Started
124Wed Mar 20, 1991League Tier 1ArsenalA1-12Started
125Sat Mar 23, 1991League Tier 1EvertonA0-03Started
126Wed Apr 10, 1991League Tier 1Derby CountyH1-012
127Sun Apr 14, 1991FA CupWest Ham UnitedN4-012
128Wed Apr 24, 1991League Tier 1Norwich CityH5-012
129Sat May 04, 1991League Tier 1Tottenham HotspurA1-12Started
130Mon May 06, 1991League Tier 1LiverpoolH2-12Started
131Sat May 11, 1991League Tier 1Leeds UnitedH4-32Started
Mon May 13, 1991TestimonialNotts CountyA1-22Started
132Sat May 18, 1991FA CupTottenham HotspurN1-212 (108)
Sun Jul 28, 1991Pre-Season FriendlyShelbourneA2-08Started
Mon Aug 05, 1991Pre-Season FriendlyEnebybergA13-02Started
Wed Aug 07, 1991Pre-Season FriendlyTosiA3-12Started
Sun Aug 11, 1991County CupNotts CountyH2-12Started
133Sat Aug 24, 1991League Tier 1Notts CountyA4-012
134Wed Sep 04, 1991League Tier 1Manchester CityA1-212
135Sat Sep 21, 1991League Tier 1Aston VillaA1-313
136Wed Sep 25, 1991League CupBolton WanderersH4-012
137Tue Oct 22, 1991Full Members CupLeeds UnitedA3-113
138Sat Oct 26, 1991League Tier 1SouthamptonH1-312
139Sun Jan 19, 1992League Tier 1EvertonA1-12Started
140Sat Feb 01, 1992League Tier 1Sheffield UnitedH2-52Started
141Wed Feb 05, 1992League CupCrystal PalaceH4-22Started
142Sun Feb 09, 1992League CupTottenham HotspurH1-12Started
143Wed Feb 12, 1992Full Members CupLeicester CityA1-12Started
144Sat Feb 15, 1992FA CupBristol CityH4-12Started
145Sat Feb 22, 1992League Tier 1ChelseaH1-12Started
146Wed Feb 26, 1992Full Members CupLeicester CityH2-02Started
147Sun Mar 01, 1992League CupTottenham HotspurA2-12Started
148Sat Mar 07, 1992FA CupPortsmouthA0-12Started
149Thu Apr 02, 1992League Tier 1WimbledonA0-313
150Sat Apr 04, 1992League Tier 1Sheffield WednesdayH0-22Started
151Wed Apr 08, 1992League Tier 1SouthamptonA1-02Started
152Sun Apr 12, 1992League CupManchester UnitedN0-112 (23)
153Sat Apr 18, 1992League Tier 1Aston VillaH2-02Started
154Mon Apr 20, 1992League Tier 1Manchester UnitedA2-12Started
155Wed Apr 22, 1992League Tier 1LiverpoolH1-12Started
156Sat Apr 25, 1992League Tier 1Queens Park RangersH1-12Started
157Sat May 02, 1992League Tier 1West Ham UnitedA0-32Started
Mon Jul 27, 1992Pre-Season FriendlyDundalkA4-12Startedgoal
Wed Jul 29, 1992Pre-Season FriendlyShamrock RoversA0-02Started
Sat Aug 01, 1992Pre-Season FriendlySampdoriaN0-22Started
Sun Aug 02, 1992Pre-Season FriendlyVfB StuttgartN0-12Started
Fri Aug 07, 1992Pre-Season FriendlyArdsA6-12Started
Sun Aug 09, 1992Pre-Season FriendlyDerry CityA2-22Startedgoal
158Sun Aug 16, 1992League Tier 1LiverpoolH1-02Started
159Wed Aug 19, 1992League Tier 1Sheffield WednesdayA0-22Startedyellow
160Sat Aug 22, 1992League Tier 1Oldham AthleticA3-52Started
161Sat Aug 29, 1992League Tier 1Manchester UnitedH0-22Started
162Mon Aug 31, 1992League Tier 1Norwich CityA1-32Started
163Sat Sep 05, 1992League Tier 1Blackburn RoversA1-42Started
164Sat Sep 12, 1992League Tier 1Sheffield WednesdayH1-22Started
Mon Sep 14, 1992FriendlyDerby CountyH0-22Started
165Mon Sep 21, 1992League Tier 1Coventry CityH1-12Startedyellow
166Wed Sep 23, 1992League CupStockport CountyA3-22Started
167Sat Sep 26, 1992League Tier 1ChelseaA0-02Started
168Sat Oct 03, 1992League Tier 1Manchester CityA2-22Startedyellow
169Wed Oct 07, 1992League CupStockport CountyH2-12Started
170Sat Oct 31, 1992League Tier 1Ipswich TownH0-12Started
171Sat Nov 07, 1992League Tier 1EvertonH0-12Started
172Sat Nov 21, 1992League Tier 1Crystal PalaceA1-12Started
173Sat Nov 28, 1992League Tier 1SouthamptonH1-22Startedyellow
174Wed Dec 02, 1992League CupTottenham HotspurH2-02Started
175Sat Dec 05, 1992League Tier 1Leeds UnitedA4-12Started
176Sat Dec 12, 1992League Tier 1Aston VillaA1-22Started
177Sun Dec 20, 1992League Tier 1WimbledonH1-12Started
178Mon Dec 28, 1992League Tier 1Tottenham HotspurA1-22Started
179Sun Jan 03, 1993FA CupSouthamptonH2-12Started
180Sat Jan 09, 1993League Tier 1Coventry CityA1-02Started
181Tue Jan 12, 1993League CupArsenalA0-22Started
182Sat Jan 16, 1993League Tier 1ChelseaH3-02Started
183Sat Jan 23, 1993FA CupMiddlesbroughH1-12Started
184Wed Jan 27, 1993League Tier 1Manchester UnitedA0-22Started
185Sat Jan 30, 1993League Tier 1Oldham AthleticH2-02Started
186Wed Feb 03, 1993FA CupMiddlesbroughA3-02Startedyellow
187Sat Feb 06, 1993League Tier 1LiverpoolA0-02Started
188Sat Feb 13, 1993FA CupArsenalA0-22Started
189Sat Feb 27, 1993League Tier 1Manchester CityH0-212 (22)
190Wed Mar 03, 1993League Tier 1Crystal PalaceH1-13Started
Sun Mar 07, 1993FriendlyJersey PortugeseA10-13Startedgoal
191Sat Mar 13, 1993League Tier 1EvertonA0-33Started
192Wed Mar 17, 1993League Tier 1Norwich CityH0-33Started
Sun Mar 21, 1993League Tier 1Leeds UnitedH1-113
193Wed Mar 24, 1993League Tier 1SouthamptonA2-13Started (27)
194Mon Apr 12, 1993League Tier 1Tottenham HotspurH2-12Started
195Sat Apr 17, 1993League Tier 1WimbledonA0-12Started
196Wed Apr 21, 1993League Tier 1ArsenalA1-12Started
197Sat May 01, 1993League Tier 1Sheffield UnitedH0-22Started
198Sat May 08, 1993League Tier 1Ipswich TownA1-22Started
Tue May 11, 1993County CupNotts CountyH3-12Started
Manager: Frank Clark
Fri Jul 23, 1993Pre-Season FriendlyNapoliA2-1Started
Wed Aug 04, 1993Pre-Season FriendlyLincoln CityA5-1Started
199Sun Aug 15, 1993League Tier 2Southend UnitedA1-1
200Wed Sep 08, 1993Anglo-Italian CupDerby CountyA2-3Started
201Wed Sep 15, 1993Anglo-Italian CupNotts CountyH1-1Started
202Tue Sep 21, 1993League CupWrexhamA3-3 (74)
203Sun Sep 26, 1993League Tier 2Bolton WanderersA3-4Startedyellow
204Sat Oct 02, 1993League Tier 2PortsmouthH1-1Started
205Wed Oct 06, 1993League CupWrexhamH3-1Started
206Sat Oct 16, 1993League Tier 2Tranmere RoversH2-1Started
207Wed Oct 20, 1993League Tier 2Oxford UnitedH0-0Started
208Sun Oct 24, 1993League Tier 2Leicester CityA0-1Startedyellow
209Wed Oct 27, 1993League CupWest Ham UnitedH2-1Started
210Sat Oct 30, 1993League Tier 2Notts CountyH1-0Started
Tue May 10, 1994FriendlyMansfield TownA3-3Started
Manager: David Platt
Tue May 02, 2000TestimonialForest European LegendsH1-4100Started