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FOREST 1 - 2 WEST BROMWICH ALBION - Sat Aug 03, 2019 (League Tier 2)

Date:
Sat Aug 03, 2019 (5:30 PM)

Opponent:
West Bromwich Albion

Home/Away:
Home

Ground:
City Ground

Game Type:
League Tier 2

Score:
1-2 (Lost)

Half-time: 1-2
Attendance:
27,592

Pos Before/After:
16/19

Opp Before/After:
23/6

Referee:
Darren England

Season:
2019-20

NEXT GAMES:

League Tier 2:
Leeds United

GAME COUNT:

League:
4789 (of 4837)
League Tier 2:
2372 (of 2420)
Competitive:
5479 (of 5532)
Total:
7222 (of 7279)

Sources:
Nottingham Forest Official site (Link)


Review:
Great start from Forest. Ahead on 9 minutes after a good shot from Matty Cash was too hard to stop but a slow dive from Muric gave West Brom the equaliser and then a looping cross from Phillips ended up over his head for their eventual winner. After that it was very dull from Forest. Adomah and Semeda looked good on their debuts but Lewis Grabban was invisible up front.
This was our first opening day defeat at home for 36 years, when we lost 1-0 to Southampton in August 1983.


FOREST
Manager: Sabri Lamouchi

Goals:
Matty Cash (9)
WEST BROMWICH ALBION
Manager: Slavan Bilic

Goals:
Kyle Edwards (15)
Matt Phillips (26)

Lineup:
Num Pos Player Notes
49GKAro MuricDebut
11MMatty Cash goal
18DJack Robinson
20DMichael Dawson (c)
4DJoe Worrall
8MBen Watson
37FAlbert AdomahDebut
17MAlfa Semedo off for Brennan Johnson (88)Debut
28MTiago Silva off for Rafa Mir (62)Debut
23MJoe Lolley off for Sammy Ameobi (72)
7FLewis Grabban
Subs
12GKJordan Smith
2DYuri Ribeiro
3DTobias Figueiredo
45DJayden Richardson
19MSammy Ameobi on for Joe Lolley (72)Debut
40FBrennan Johnson on for Alfa Semedo (88)Debut
14FRafa Mir on for Tiago Silva (62)Debut


Lineup:
Num Pos Player
23GKSam Johnstone
2DNathan Ferguson
27DKieran Gibbs (72)
6DSemi Ajayi
5DKyle Bartley
19MRomaine Sawyers
10MMatt Phillips goal
8MJake Livermore (c)
7MFilip Krovinovic
21FKyle Edwards goal (81)
9FKenneth Zohore (63)
Subs
23Jonathan Bond
2Darnell Furlong
27Dara O'Shea
14Conor Townsend (72)
17Oliver Burke (63)
16Rekeem Harper (81)
20Jonathan Leko


All league games on this day (Sat Aug 03, 2019)
Home F A Away
Barnsley10Fulham
Blackburn Rovers12Charlton Athletic
Brentford01Birmingham City
Millwall10Preston North End
Nottingham Forest12West Bromwich Albion
Reading13Sheffield Wednesday
Stoke City12Queens Park Rangers
Swansea City21Hull City
Wigan Athletic32Cardiff City

TABLES BEFORE AND AFTER THE GAME



Table before:
Home Away
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGDPts Current Form
1Luton Town101033010330000001 D
2Middlesbrough101033000000103301 D
3Barnsley000000000000000000
4Birmingham City000000000000000000
5Blackburn Rovers000000000000000000
6Brentford000000000000000000
7Bristol City000000000000000000
8Cardiff City000000000000000000
9Charlton Athletic000000000000000000
10Derby County000000000000000000
11Fulham000000000000000000
12Huddersfield Town000000000000000000
13Hull City000000000000000000
14Leeds United000000000000000000
15Millwall000000000000000000
16Nottingham Forest000000000000000000
17Preston North End000000000000000000
18Queens Park Rangers000000000000000000
19Reading000000000000000000
20Sheffield Wednesday000000000000000000
21Stoke City000000000000000000
22Swansea City000000000000000000
23West Bromwich Albion000000000000000000
24Wigan Athletic000000000000000000
*Wigan deducted 10 points for entering administration


Table after:
Home Away
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGDPts Current Form
191Sheffield Wednesday110031000001003123 W
222Wigan Athletic110032100320000013 W
63Charlton Athletic110021000001002113 W
144Queens Park Rangers110021000001002113 W
175Swansea City110021100210000013 W
176West Bromwich Albion110021000001002113 W
47Barnsley110010100100000013 W
48Birmingham City110010000001001013 W
69Millwall110010100100000013 W
910Luton Town101033010330000001 D
911Middlesbrough101033000000103301 D
512Bristol City000000000000000000
313Derby County000000000000000000
214Huddersfield Town000000000000000000
115Leeds United000000000000000000
816Cardiff City1001230000000123-10 L
1217Blackburn Rovers1001120011200000-10 L
518Hull City1001120000000112-10 L
319Nottingham Forest1001120011200000-10 L
120Stoke City1001120011200000-10 L
1521Brentford1001010010100000-10 L
1122Fulham1001010000000101-10 L
623Preston North End1001010000000101-10 L
524Reading1001130011300000-20 L
*Wigan deducted 10 points for entering administration