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SEASON: 1950-51


Prev Season: 1949-50
This Season: 1950-51
Next Season: 1951-52
DIVISION:
English Third Division (South) (Tier 3)
MANAGER(s):
Billy Walker
FA Cup:
2nd Round (Rotherham United (A) 1-3)
League Cup:
-

Top Goalscorer:
Wally Ardron (36 goals)


ALL GAMES
Competitive Games:
48
Competitive Goals:
117
Goals per game:
2.4


LEAGUE GAMES
League Games:
46
League Points:
70 out of 92 (2 points per win)
Points Percentage:
76.1%
Goals scored, conceded and win and loss margins
Goal count:1 goal2 goals3 goals4 goals5+ goals
Scored7 times19 times5 times6 times5 times
Conceded18 times7 times4 times
Won By9 times10 times4 times3 times5 times
Lost By5 times2 times

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)
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Not included: Week 1 game against Newport County (2-0) as all teams were unplaced at the time

ATTENDANCES (HOME)
Highest League Attendance:
33,472
Lowest League Attendance:
12,923
Average League Attendance:
22,636
Highest Cup Attendance:
0
Lowest Cup Attendance:
0

MISCELLANEOUS
Clean Sheets:
19
Red cards:
0
Yellow cards:
0
Own goals (for):
1 (scored by opponents for us)
Own goals (against):
(scored by us for opponents)
Yellow cards:
0
Penalties scored:
1
Penalties conceded:
0
Penalties missed:
0
Penalties saved:
0


END OF SEASON TABLE (1950-51)



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GAMES
Manager for all games: Billy Walker

League
WeekDateOpponentH/AScoreResultAttPosScorers
1Sat Aug 19, 1950Newport CountyA2-0Win16,5953Johnson (?), Collindridge (?)
2Wed Aug 23, 1950Brighton and Hove AlbionH4-0Win22,3121Ardron (?), Capel (?, ?), Collindridge (?)
3Sat Aug 26, 1950Norwich CityH4-2Win28,2501Ardron (?, ?), Capel (?, ?)
4Wed Aug 30, 1950Brighton and Hove AlbionA2-1Win13,6651Ardron (?), Collindridge (?)
5Sat Sep 02, 1950Northampton TownA2-2Draw17,8871Leverton (?), Capel (?)
6Wed Sep 06, 1950Plymouth ArgyleH4-1Win17,6941Gager (? pen), Leverton (?), Collindridge (?), Dougall (? OG)
7Sat Sep 09, 1950Port ValeH2-1Win29,2951Ardron (?), Capel (?)
8Wed Sep 13, 1950Plymouth ArgyleA2-0Win20,1461Ardron (?, ?)
9Sat Sep 16, 1950ReadingA2-0Win19,3411Ardron (?, ?)
10Sat Sep 23, 1950Torquay UnitedA2-3Loss10,9091Capel (?, ?)
11Sat Sep 30, 1950AldershotH7-0Win15,8411Scott (?, ?), Ardron (?, ?, ?), Collindridge (?), Capel (?)
12Sat Oct 07, 1950Ipswich TownH0-0Draw26,6682
13Sat Oct 14, 1950Leyton OrientA4-0Win15,3481Ardron (?, ?), Capel (?, ?)
14Sat Oct 21, 1950WalsallH4-0Win26,4541Johnson (?), Ardron (?), Capel (?, ?)
15Sat Oct 28, 1950WatfordA1-1Draw14,6991Collindridge (?)
16Sat Nov 04, 1950MillwallH2-0Win33,4721Scott (?), Ardron (?)
17Sat Nov 11, 1950Bristol CityA3-0Win32,8781Scott (?), Collindridge (?, ?)
18Sat Nov 18, 1950GillinghamH9-2Win20,6391Johnson (?, ?), Ardron (?, ?, ?), Capel (?, ?, ?, ?)
19Sat Dec 02, 1950Exeter CityH2-2Draw24,1281Johnson (?), Collindridge (?)
20Sat Dec 23, 1950Norwich CityA0-2Loss29,8181
21Mon Dec 25, 1950Colchester UnitedH0-0Draw20,1111
22Tue Dec 26, 1950Colchester UnitedA2-0Win12,8741Ardron (?, ?)
23Sat Jan 06, 1951Crystal PalaceH1-0Win12,9231Capel (?)
24Sat Jan 13, 1951Port ValeA1-1Draw13,1481Capel (?)
25Sat Jan 20, 1951ReadingH1-1Draw24,2061Leverton (?)
26Sat Jan 27, 1951Crystal PalaceA6-1Win17,1791Scott (?), Leverton (?), Ardron (?, ?), Johnson (?), Collindridge (?)
27Sat Feb 03, 1951Torquay UnitedH3-1Win20,9651Leverton (?), Ardron (?), Johnson (?)
28Sat Feb 10, 1951BournemouthA2-3Loss15,8821Burkitt (?), Ardron (?)
29Sat Feb 17, 1951AldershotA0-1Loss8,5431
30Sat Feb 24, 1951Ipswich TownA3-1Win17,6201Ardron (?, ?), Capel (?)
31Sat Mar 03, 1951Leyton OrientH0-1Loss22,5041
32Sat Mar 10, 1951WalsallA2-0Win14,2471Leverton (?), Collindridge (?)
33Sat Mar 17, 1951WatfordH2-1Win14,9441Scott (?), Collindridge (?)
34Sat Mar 24, 1951MillwallA1-1Draw21,9811Scott (?)
35Mon Mar 26, 1951Bristol RoversH2-1Win27,2451Ardron (?), Capel (?)
36Sat Mar 31, 1951Bristol CityH0-0Draw16,8111
37Sat Apr 07, 1951GillinghamA4-1Win13,8451Ardron (?, ?, ?), Collindridge (?)
38Tue Apr 10, 1951Southend UnitedA2-3Loss9,5131Gager (?), Scott (?)
39Sat Apr 14, 1951BournemouthH1-0Win22,4282Scott (?)
40Wed Apr 18, 1951Swindon TownH2-1Win27,6442Ardron (?), Capel (?)
41Sat Apr 21, 1951Exeter CityA5-0Win11,0031Johnson (?, ?, ?), Ardron (?, ?)
42Wed Apr 25, 1951Northampton TownH2-2Draw27,2441Johnson (?, ?)
43Sat Apr 28, 1951Southend UnitedH3-0Win17,3841Johnson (?), Ardron (?), Collindridge (?)
44Wed May 02, 1951Newport CountyH2-1Win21,4681Capel (?), Collindridge (?)
45Thu May 03, 1951Bristol RoversA2-0Win27,6761Love (?), Johnson (?)
46Sat May 05, 1951Swindon TownA3-2Win10,7071Ardron (40), Johnson (63), Collindridge (89)


FA Cup
DateOpponentRoundReplayCountH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Sat Nov 25, 1950Torquay United1H6-1Win-Scott (?, ?), Johnson (?, ?, ?), Collindridge (?)
Sat Dec 09, 1950Rotherham United2A1-3Loss-Capel (?)


Friendly
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Sat May 12, 1951RC MalinesBelgiumH3-1Win-Capel (?), Love (?), Johnson (?)



TRANSFERS
Transfers before, during and immediately after the season.
In (1) Out (1)
Date Player Details Fee Date Player Details Fee
Aug 19, 1950Collin CollindridgeBought£12,500John AndersonSold


SQUAD
Season Record (Competitive Games only)
Pos Num PlayerP W D L Goals Yellows Reds Went Off Came On Unused Sub Notes
Goalkeepers
GKHarry Walker4831107
Defenders
DGeoff Thomas (1944-60)4730107
DHorace Gager48311072
DJames Clarke11
Midfielders
MBill Whare422697
MJack Burkitt44271071
MJack Hutchinson651
MJohn Anderson871
MWally Ardron473010736
Forwards
FCollin Collindridge483110717
FFreddie Scott483110711
FJohn Love4311
FRoland 'Tot' Leverton2215526
FTom Johnson34226618
FTommy Capel37239524
FWilliam Morley4428106


GOALSCORERS


Competitive goals only
GoalsPlayerGames
36Wally Ardron47
24Tommy Capel37
18Tom Johnson34
17Collin Collindridge48
11Freddie Scott48
6Roland 'Tot' Leverton22
2Horace Gager48
1Jack Burkitt44
1John Love4
1Own Goals48



LEAGUE DOUBLES
Home and away victories for the season

1950-51

Opponent Date H/A Score Date H/A Score
Brighton and Hove AlbionWed Aug 23, 1950H4-0Wed Aug 30, 1950A2-1
Bristol RoversMon Mar 26, 1951H2-1Thu May 03, 1951A2-0
Crystal PalaceSat Jan 06, 1951H1-0Sat Jan 27, 1951A6-1
GillinghamSat Nov 18, 1950H9-2Sat Apr 07, 1951A4-1
Newport CountySat Aug 19, 1950A2-0Wed May 02, 1951H2-1
Plymouth ArgyleWed Sep 06, 1950H4-1Wed Sep 13, 1950A2-0
Swindon TownWed Apr 18, 1951H2-1Sat May 05, 1951A3-2
WalsallSat Oct 21, 1950H4-0Sat Mar 10, 1951A2-0