FOREST 2 - 4 ASTON VILLA - Sat Mar 06, 1897 (League Tier 1)

Date:
Sat Mar 06, 1897 (3:00 PM)

Opponent:
Aston Villa

Home/Away:
Home

Ground:
Town Ground

Game Type:
League Tier 1

Score:
2-4 (Lost)

Season:
1896-97

Referee:
JH Strawson

Attendance:
10,000

Pos Before/After:
10 10

Opp Before/After:
1 1

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Everton (League Tier 1)

Aston Villa:
Mar 26, 1898


GAME COUNT:

League:
145 (of 4931)
League Tier 1:
145 (of 2183)
Competitive:
215 (of 5634)
Total:
825 (of 7394)

Sources:
AFS (11v11.com) (Link)
Ken Smales - The First 125 Years
AVFCHistory.co.uk (Link)



Logo
FOREST
Manager: Harry Radford
Prior form: WLLWLW (Old to recent)

Goals:
Fred Spencer
Fred Spencer
Logo
ASTON VILLA
Manager: George Ramsay
Prior form: LLWWWW (Old to recent)

Goals:
Jack Devey (12)
Jack Cowan
Johnny Campbell
Alec Stewart (OG)

Lineup:
Num Pos Player
1GKHarry Wilkes
2DJimmy Cowan
3DHoward Spencer
4DAlbert Evans
5DJack Reynolds
6MJimmy Crabtree
7MJack Cowan goal
8MCharlie Athersmith
9MFred Wheldon
10FJohnny Campbell goal
11FJack Devey goal


All the games in Division 1 on this day (Sat Mar 06, 1897)
Home Score Away
Blackburn Rovers4-2Everton
Bolton Wanderers1-3Derby County
Nottingham Forest2-4Aston Villa
Sunderland2-1West Bromwich Albion
The Wednesday1-0Burnley
Wolverhampton Wanderers1-1Sheffield United

TABLES BEFORE AND AFTER THE GAME



Table before:
FIRST DIVISION Home Away
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGAPts Current Form
1Aston Villa2315445233722221482230191.57634 LLWWWW
2Liverpool261268433474122652721281.26530 WDWWLW
3Sheffield United2410953724544211455116101.54229 DLWLWD
4Derby County23133758381012431932515191.52629 WWWLWW
5Preston North End229854734731311725416171.38226 DLWWDL
6Bolton Wanderers211056312252115753516151.40925 LLLLWD
7Everton2211384636614301952416171.27825 WWWWLL
8The Wednesday2471073331642231116510201.06524 WLDDDD
9West Bromwich Albion249510264062615163341124.65023 WLWLWL
10Nottingham Forest238510363872224101381228.94721 WLLWLW
11Bury22697293644217132551223.80621 LDLWDW
12Stoke City2483134155533241730101738.74519 WLDWLW
13Blackburn Rovers24831326526162122227530.50019 LWLWLL
14Wolverhampton Wanderers236512313343519132271220.93917 LLLWDL
15Sunderland265714284335517182291125.65117 WLLWLD
16Burnley234712334835418191281529.68815 LDLLLD


Table after:
FIRST DIVISION Home Away
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGAPts Current FormResult(s)
1Aston Villa2416445635722221492234211.60036 LWWWWW 4-2
22Derby County24143761391012431942518201.56431 WWLWWW 3-1
3Sheffield United25101053825544211456117111.52030 LWLWDD 1-1
24Liverpool261268433474122652721281.26530 WDWWLW
5Preston North End229854734731311725416171.38226 DLWWDL
26The Wednesday2581073431742241116510201.09726 LDDDDW 1-0
17Bolton Wanderers2210573225522161053516151.28025 LLLWDL 1-3
18Everton2311394840614301952518211.20025 WWWLLL 2-4
9West Bromwich Albion259511274262615163351226.64323 LWLWLL 1-2
10Nottingham Forest248511384272326141381228.90521 LLWLWL 2-4
11Bury22697293644217132551223.80621 LDLWDW
112Blackburn Rovers25931330547162524227530.55621 WLWLLW 4-2
113Stoke City2483134155533241730101738.74519 WLDWLW
114Sunderland276714304445519192291125.68219 LLWLDW 2-1
115Wolverhampton Wanderers246612323444520142271220.94118 LLWDLD 1-1
16Burnley244713334935418191291530.67315 DLLLDL 0-1