SEASON: 1945-46


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This Season: 1945-46
Next Season: 1946-47
DIVISION:
World War II
MANAGER(s):
Billy Walker
FA Cup:
3rd Round (Watford (N) 0-1)
League Cup:
-

Top Goalscorer:
Eddie Barks, Tanner Allen (1 goal)


WHAT HAPPENED
Following the end of the war, the league was divided into two halfs - Northern and Southern Leagues, as well as Third division North and South leagues.
The FA Cup was also reinstated as a full competition this year

ALL GAMES
Competitive Games:
3
Competitive Goals:
2
Goals per game:
.7


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

Goals scored, conceded and win and loss margins
Goal count:1 goal2 goals3 goals4 goals5+ goals
Scored2 times
Conceded3 times
Won By
Lost By1 time

SEASON LEAGUE POSITIONS
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:
15,394 (Watford)
Lowest Cup Attendance:
15,394 (Watford)

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


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GAMES
 
Manager for all games: Billy Walker
WWII Main League
WeekDateOpponentH/AScoreResultAttPosScorers
Sat Aug 25, 1945ChelseaA4-0Win21,299Mee (?, ?), Johnson (?), Long (?)
Sat Sep 01, 1945ChelseaH0-1Loss23,444
Sat Sep 08, 1945MillwallH2-2Draw16,523Betts (?, ?)
Wed Sep 12, 1945FulhamH1-1Draw15,539Johnson (?)
Sat Sep 15, 1945MillwallA1-2Loss16,928Mee (?)
Mon Sep 17, 1945Plymouth ArgyleH2-0Win11,785Mee (?), Blenkinsop (?)
Sat Sep 22, 1945SouthamptonA2-5Loss14,639North (?, ?)
Sat Sep 29, 1945SouthamptonH4-0Win16,890North (?), Johnson (?, ?), Barks (?)
Sat Oct 06, 1945Derby CountyH1-1Draw30,516North (?)
Sat Oct 13, 1945Derby CountyA2-3Loss22,271Johnson (?, ?)
Sat Oct 20, 1945Leicester CityA0-0Draw14,861
Sat Oct 27, 1945Leicester CityH1-1Draw19,892Barks (?)
Sat Nov 03, 1945Coventry CityH0-0Draw15,042
Sat Nov 10, 1945Coventry CityA4-1Win10,819Barks (?, ?), Johnson (?), Ledger (?)
Sat Nov 17, 1945Luton TownA4-1Win7,248Johnson (?, ?), North (?), Barks (?)
Sat Nov 24, 1945Luton TownH0-2Loss15,717
Sat Dec 01, 1945Aston VillaA1-3Loss27,966North (?)
Sat Dec 08, 1945Aston VillaH1-3Loss25,694Barks (?)
Sat Dec 15, 1945ArsenalA2-2Draw17,500North (?), Mee (?)
Sat Dec 22, 1945ArsenalH3-2Win20,202Johnson (?, ?), Allen (?)
Tue Dec 25, 1945Charlton AthleticH0-2Loss29,310
Wed Dec 26, 1945Charlton AthleticA0-2Loss25,943
Sun Dec 30, 1945FulhamA3-3Draw18,457Johnson (?, ?, ?)
Sat Jan 12, 1946PortsmouthA2-2Draw18,000Johnson (?), Simpson (?)
Sat Jan 19, 1946PortsmouthH3-0Win11,713Johnson (?, ?), O'Donnell (?)
Sat Jan 26, 1946Swansea TownH2-2Draw12,641North (?), O'Donnell (?)
Sat Feb 02, 1946Swansea TownA3-3Draw12,846Simpson (?), Johnson (?), North (?)
Sat Feb 16, 1946Newport CountyA4-2Win12,000North (?, ?), Mee (?), O'Donnell (?)
Sat Feb 23, 1946Wolverhampton WanderersA0-4Loss20,349
Sat Mar 02, 1946Wolverhampton WanderersA0-0Draw25,000
Sat Mar 09, 1946West Ham UnitedH1-1Draw20,000Johnson (?)
Sat Mar 16, 1946West Ham UnitedA3-1Win18,000Mee (?, ?), Johnson (?)
Sat Mar 23, 1946West Bromwich AlbionA0-1Loss19,755
Sat Mar 30, 1946West Bromwich AlbionH0-2Loss21,559
Sat Apr 06, 1946Birmingham CityH1-0Win24,289Barks (?)
Sat Apr 13, 1946Birmingham CityA1-2Loss25,000Johnson (?)
Fri Apr 19, 1946Tottenham HotspurA2-3Loss24,000Johnson (?), Pimbley (?)
Sat Apr 20, 1946BrentfordH2-0Win19,704O'Donnell (?), Mee (?)
Mon Apr 22, 1946Tottenham HotspurH0-2Loss18,464
Tue Apr 23, 1946Newport CountyH7-2Win7,341Johnson (?, ?, ?), O'Donnell (?, ?, ?), Brown (?)
Sat Apr 27, 1946BrentfordA1-5Loss-Johnson (?)
Sat May 04, 1946Plymouth ArgyleA2-3Loss19,209Mee (?), Jones (?)

FA Cup
DateOpponentRoundReplayCountH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Sat Jan 05, 1946Watford3H1-1Draw15,394Allen (?)
Wed Jan 09, 1946Watford3A1-1Draw7,008Barks (?)
Wed Jan 16, 1946Watford3Y1N0-1Loss6,500

Friendly
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Wed Aug 15, 1945Notts CountyEnglandH3-2Win-? (?, ?, ?)
Thu Aug 16, 1945Derby CountyEnglandH1-4Loss7,792? (?)
Wed Oct 24, 1945British Army Of The RhineBritainN1-4Loss5,000North (?)



TRANSFERS
Transfers before, during and immediately after the season.
In (5) Out (17)
Date Player Details Fee Date Player Details Fee
A WilliamsBoughtA WilliamsSold
Fred WhiteBoughtF PayneSold
Ken LedgerBoughtFrank JohnsonSold
T SimmsBoughtFred WhiteSold
Jan 19, 1946Frank O'DonnellBoughtGordon BrownSold
Harry EganSold
Jack SurteesRetired
Joe CroftsSold
John MaundSold
Ken LedgerSold
Ralph DulsonSold
Ray PaulSold
Reg TrimSold
T SimmsSold
Thomas ClarkSold
Thomas PeacockSold
Jun 07, 1946Victor WalkerSold


SQUAD
Season Record (Competitive Games only)
Pos Num PlayerP W D L Goals Yellows Reds Went Off Came On Unused Sub Notes
Goalkeepers
GKAlick Grant
GKDanny Canning
GKF Payne
GKFred White
GKJ Hall
GKLaurie Platts
GKReg Savage321
Defenders
DDoug Woodman
DEdward Blagg321
DFrank Shufflebottom
DGeoff Thomas (1944-60)22
DJoe Crofts
DReg Trim
Midfielders
MBob McCall211
MEddie Barks3211
MFrank O'Donnell
MGordon Brown
MJames Cronkshaw
MJohn Maund
MJohnny Hancocks
MKen Ledger
MRaich Carter
MRay Paul
MRobert Davies
MT Simms
MTanner Allen3211
MThomas Clark
MTom Blenkinsop
MVictor Walker211
MWilliam Baxter321
Forwards
FA Williams
FColin Rawson11
FD Pimbley
FEric Betts
FFrank Johnson
FFrederick Martin
FGeorge Mee321
FGeorge Pritty
FHarry Egan
FIan McPherson
FJack Surtees
FLes Jones
FNoel Simpson321
FRalph Dulson
FRoland 'Tot' Leverton
FThomas Peacock
FTom Hinchcliffe
FTom Johnson321
FTom North22
FTom Weston
FWilliam Morley
B Long
Charles Morgan


GOALSCORERS


Competitive goals only
Goals (Pens)PlayerGames
1Eddie Barks3
1Tanner Allen3


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