SEASON: 1915-16


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DIVISION:
World War I
MANAGER(s):
FA Cup:
Not started
League Cup:
Not started

Top Goalscorer:


WHAT HAPPENED
Due to the First World War, a regional league of 14 Midlands clubs was established for the main part of the season, and then a smaller regional league of 6 clubs was competed for to fill the rest of the season.

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GAME COUNTS
ALL GAMES
Competitive Games:
0
Competitive Goals:
0
Goals per game:

LEAGUE GAMES
League Games:
League Points:
out of 0 (2 points per win)
Points Percentage:
%

GOALS
Goals scored, conceded and win and loss margins
Goal count:1 goal2 goals3 goals4 goals5+ goals
Scored
Conceded
Won By
Lost By

LEAGUE POSITION ANALYSIS
Analysis of the league positions
This table shows:
(a) how many days we spent in each of the league positions
(b) how we did when we played teams in each of the league positions.

Position days Record against teams in each position
Forest
Pos
Num Days Opp
Pos
PWDLFAPointsResults (Green=win; Blue=draw; Red=loss)


ATTENDANCES (HOME)
Highest League Attendance:
-
Lowest League Attendance:
-
Average League Attendance:
-
Highest Cup Attendance:
-
Lowest Cup Attendance:
-

MISCELLANEOUS
Clean Sheets:
0
Yellow cards:
0
Red cards:
0
Own goals (for):
(scored by opponents for us)
Own goals (against):
(scored by us for opponents)
Penalties scored:
0
Penalties conceded:
0
Penalties missed:
0
Penalties saved:
0


GAMES
 
Manager for all games: Bob Masters
WWI Initial Tournament
WeekDateOpponentH/AScoreResultAttPosScorers
Sat Sep 04, 1915Grimsby TownA1-1Draw5,000Tinsley (?)
Sat Sep 11, 1915Notts CountyH3-5Loss12,000Birch (?), Wightman (?), Jones (? pen)
Sat Sep 18, 1915Derby CountyA4-3Win3,000Jones (? pen, ?), Tinsley (?, ?)
Sat Oct 02, 1915Bradford Park AvenueA0-1Loss6,000
Sat Oct 09, 1915Leeds CityH2-0Win7,000Tinsley (?), Birch (?)
Sat Oct 16, 1915Hull CityA3-1Win4,000Bell (?), Martin (?), Tinsley (?)
Sat Oct 23, 1915Lincoln CityH3-2Win5,000Birch (?, ?, ?)
Sat Oct 30, 1915BarnsleyH5-0Win5,000Bell (?), Tinsley (?, ?), Martin (?), Birch (?)
Sat Nov 06, 1915Leicester FosseA3-1Win5,000Bell (?), Birch (?), Tinsley (?)
Sat Nov 13, 1915Sheffield UnitedH2-0Win4,000Birch (?), Firth (?)
Sat Nov 20, 1915Bradford CityA0-0Draw3,000
Sat Nov 27, 1915Huddersfield TownH2-0Win3,000Armstrong (?), Birch (?)
Sat Dec 04, 1915Grimsby TownH2-0Win1,000Wightman (?), Birch (?)
Sat Dec 11, 1915Notts CountyA0-0Draw7,000
Sat Dec 18, 1915Derby CountyH5-0Win5,000Birch (?, ?), Smith (?, ?), Norton (?)
Sat Dec 25, 1915Sheffield WednesdayA1-0Win20,000Norton (?)
Mon Dec 27, 1915Sheffield WednesdayH1-1Draw10,000Birch (?)
Sat Jan 01, 1916Bradford Park AvenueH0-0Draw-
Sat Jan 08, 1916Leeds CityA0-1Loss7,000
Sat Jan 15, 1916Hull CityH4-1Win4,000Bell (?, ?), Tinsley (?), Birch (?)
Sat Jan 22, 1916Lincoln CityA4-1Win4,000Martin (?), Birch (?, ?), Tinsley (? pen)
Sat Jan 29, 1916BarnsleyA1-1Draw5,000Wightman (?)
Sat Feb 05, 1916Leicester FosseH1-0Win6,000Bell (?)
Sat Feb 12, 1916Sheffield UnitedA1-3Loss13,000Wightman (?)
Sat Feb 19, 1916Bradford CityA0-2Loss4,000
Tue Apr 25, 1916Huddersfield TownA0-2Loss6,000

WWI Second Tournament
WeekDateOpponentH/AScoreResultAttPosScorers
Sat Mar 04, 1916Notts CountyH3-0Win3,000Bell (?), Martin (?), Wightman (?)
Sat Mar 11, 1916Stoke CityH1-0Win4,000Martin (?)
Sat Mar 18, 1916ChesterfieldA1-2Loss6,000Banks (?)
Sat Mar 25, 1916Leicester FosseH4-0Win4,000Tinsley (?, ?), Bell (?, ?)
Sat Apr 01, 1916Notts CountyA0-2Loss8,000
Sat Apr 08, 1916Derby CountyA1-4Loss2,500Tinsley (?)
Sat Apr 15, 1916Stoke CityH3-1Win4,000Norton (?), Tinsley (?), Bell (?)
Fri Apr 21, 1916ChesterfieldH8-1Win5,000Bell (?), Birch (?, ?, ?, ?), Tinsley (?, ?, ?)
Mon Apr 24, 1916Notts CountyH4-2Win8,000? (?), Tinsley (?), Birch (?), Bell (?)
Sat Apr 29, 1916Leicester FosseA3-1Win3,000Tinsley (?), Bell (?), Sharp (?)

Friendly
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Sat Apr 22, 1916Cardiff CityWalesA1-2Loss3,500Jones (?)
Mon May 08, 1916Notts CountyEnglandH1-2Loss2,000Sharp (20)



TRANSFERS
Transfers before, during and immediately after the season.
In (12) Out (9)
Date Player Details Fee Date Player Details Fee
Charles AnthonyBoughtAlfred FisherSold
Ernest DavillBoughtCharles AnthonySold
Harold BullingBoughtEdwin NeveSold
Harold WightmanBoughtErnest DavillSold
Joe NortonBoughtErnest FletcherSold
Percy CullinBoughtFred HarrisSold
Price (1916)BoughtPrice (1916)Sold
ReynoldsBoughtReynoldsSold
Sharp (1916)BoughtSharp (1916)Sold
1915Sticker BanksBought
1921Walter TinsleyBought
Apr 01, 1920Harry LoweBought


SQUAD
Season Record (Competitive Games only)
Pos Num PlayerP W D L Goals Yellows Reds Went Off Came On Unused Sub Notes
Goalkeepers
GKA Palethorpe
GKSam HardyWartime guest from Aston Villa
Defenders
DErnest Fletcher
DHarold Bulling
DHarold Wightman
DHarry Jones
DPercy Cullin
Midfielders
MAlfred Fisher
MCharles Anthony
MErnest Davill
MHarry Lowe
MJoe Norton
MReynolds
MRobert Firth
MSharp (1916)
MThomas Gibson
Forwards
FAndy Smith (1915)
FEdwin Neve
FFred Harris
FHenry Martin
FJack Armstrong
FJack Bell
FJames Birch
FPrice (1916)
FSticker Banks
FWalter Tinsley
Herbert Lounds
Lancelot Sheldon


GOALSCORERS


Competitive goals only
Goals (Pens)PlayerGames


LEAGUE DOUBLES
Home and away victories for the season
Game 1 Game 2
Opponent Date H/A Score Date H/A Score