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KAFFIRS

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South Africa

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Kaffirs was the nickname of the 1899 Orange Free State Touring Team that visited Europe in 1899/1900.
They played Forest on October 12th, 1899 in a high scoring 6-3 win for Forest.

However, scorelines in the rest of the games were just as amazing. As you can see below, the tour games averaged an almost impossible 9-and-a-half goals per game!

The results of all their matches were:
5 September 1899, Newcastle United (6-3)
6 September, Sunderland (5-3)
7 September, Middlesbrough (7-3)
9 September, Scarborough (9-3)
11 September, Hibernian (3-2)
13 September, Morton (7-6)
15 September, Ayr Parkhouse (6-5)
16 September, Hamilton Academicals (6-5)
20 September, Dundee (6-4)
21 September, Celtic (Glasgow) (2-0)
23 September, Celtic (Belfast) (5-3)
27 September, Everton (9-3)
2 October, Burton Swifts (5-4)
4 October, Manchester City (5-3)
7 October, Leicester Fosse (7-3)
9 October, Northampton Town (7-4)
12 October, Nottingham Forest (6-3)
14 October, Barnsley (8-5)
18 October, Derby County (6-6)
21 October, Lincoln City Reserves (9-5)
23 October, Sheffield United (7-2)
25 October, Loughborough (4-7)
28 October, Bolton Wanderers (13-3)
30 October, Burnley (7-6)
6 November, Preston North End (5-3)
7 November, Bradford & District (8-6)
11 November, Wrexham (5-4)
15 November, Druids (4-3)
16 November, Shrewsbury Town (7-5)
20 November, Aston Villa (7-4)
22 November, West Bromwich Albion (11-6)
25 November, Wellingborough (7-5)
27 November, Tottenham Hotspur (6-4)
4 December, Luton Town (8-6)
6 December, Portsmouth Reserves (7-3)
7 December, Ryde (5-3)
9 December, Cowes (5-3)
13 December, Gravesend United (5-4)
16 December, Sheppey United (4-3)
17 December, Sporting Club Tourcoing (1-3)
20 December, Reading (9-5)
23 December, Ealing (abandoned due to weather)
25 December, Brentford (3-2)
26 December, Brighton United (10-5)
27 December, Dorset County (8-3)
30 December, Bournemouth (1-2)
1 January 1900, Bristol City (6-5)
2 January, Aberdare (7-3)

Record against Kaffirs
Overall Home Away
Game First Game Last Game P W D L F A P W D L F A P W D L F A
COMPETITIVE
League Tier 1
League Tier 2
League Tier 3
Playoffs
FA Cup
League Cup
European Cup
Fairs Cup
UEFA Cup
Super Cup
Intercontinental Cup
Full Members Cup
Associate Members Cup
Charity Shield
Anglo-Scottish Cup
Anglo-Italian Cup
Total
NON-COMPETITIVE
FriendlyOct 12, 1899Oct 12, 18991100631100630000
TotalOct 12, 1899Oct 12, 18991100631100630000
TOTALOct 12, 1899Oct 12, 18991100631100630000



Competitive games against Kaffirs since:
Overall Home Away
Since Date Games Time Date Games Time Date Games Time
GAMES
Last win
Last draw
Last loss
Last goal scored
Clean sheet
MISC
Conceded Own Goal
Opponent Conceded Own Goal
Conceded penalty
Scored penalty
Missed Penalty
Saved penalty
Red card
Opponent red card


Transfers between Forest and Kaffirs
Bought Loan In Sold Loan Out
Date Player Fee Date Player Until Date Player Fee Date Player Until


All games against Kaffirs
# Date Game Opponent H/A Score Result Ground Notes
Thu Oct 12, 1899FriendlyKaffirsH6-3Win



LEAGUE DOUBLES
Home and away victories against Kaffirs
Season Opponent Date H/A Score Date H/A Score