STOKE CITY 1 - 2 FOREST - Sat Nov 20, 1897 (League Tier 1)

Date:
Sat Nov 20, 1897 (3:00 PM)

Opponent:
Stoke City

Home/Away:
Away

Ground:
Victoria Ground

Game Type:
League Tier 1

Score:
2-1 (Won)

Season:
1897-98

Referee:
J Cooper

Attendance:
3,000

Pos Before/After:
7 5

Opp Before/After:
15 15

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Liverpool (League Tier 1)

Stoke City:
Feb 19, 1898


GAME COUNT:

League:
163 (of 4931)
League Tier 1:
163 (of 2183)
Competitive:
233 (of 5634)
Total:
855 (of 7394)

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



Logo
FOREST
Manager: Harry Haslam
Prior form: WWLLWW (Old to recent)

Goals:
Len Benbow
Alf Spouncer
Logo
STOKE CITY
Manager: Horace Austerberry
Prior form: LLDLLL (Old to recent)

Goals:
?

Lineup:
Num Pos Player


All the games in Division 1 on this day (Sat Nov 20, 1897)
Home Score Away
Blackburn Rovers1-1Sheffield United
Bolton Wanderers2-0Aston Villa
Liverpool1-0Wolverhampton Wanderers
Preston North End1-1Everton
Stoke City1-2Nottingham Forest
The Wednesday3-0Bury
West Bromwich Albion3-1Derby County

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
1Sheffield United1284030154101484301672.00020 WWWWWD
2Aston Villa13823332470025111238131.37518 DWDWLW
3Bolton Wanderers12714151350174213891.15415 DWWLWW
4West Bromwich Albion1254322164301361139101.37514 WDDWDW
5Wolverhampton Wanderers1253423174211671137101.35313 LWDWLW
6Derby County12534282242018811410141.27313 LDLWWD
7Nottingham Forest114431815231139212561.20012 WWLLWW
8Everton115241821311106213815.85712 WWWLDL
9The Wednesday1151520164021461136101.25011 WWWLDW
10Sunderland1042410133116511348.76910 DWLDLL
11Preston North End14347132222289125513.59110 DLLWWL
12Liverpool113351920311125024715.9509 WLWLLL
13Bury9324141830210902249.7788 DWLDLW
14Blackburn Rovers113261826211771151119.6928 LWLDWL
15Stoke City13328142832298006520.5008 LLDLLL
16Notts County1213815241231010015514.6255 DLLWLL


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)
1Sheffield United1385031164101484401781.93821 WWWWDD 1-1
2Aston Villa14824332670025111248151.26918 WDWLWL 0-2
3Bolton Wanderers13814171360194213891.30817 WWLWWW 2-0
4West Bromwich Albion1364325175301671139101.47116 DDWDWW 3-1
25Nottingham Forest125432016231139312771.25014 WLLWWW 2-1
36The Wednesday1261523165021761136101.43813 WWLDWW 3-0
27Wolverhampton Wanderers1353523184211671147111.27813 WDWLWL 0-1
28Derby County13535292542018811511171.16013 DLWWDL 1-3
19Everton125341922311106223916.86413 WWLDLD 1-1
210Liverpool1243520204111350247151.00011 LWLLLW 1-0
11Preston North End153571423232910125513.60911 LLWWLD 1-1
212Sunderland1042410133116511348.76910 DWLDLL
113Blackburn Rovers123361927221881151119.7049 WLDWLD 1-1
114Bury103251421302109023412.6678 WLDLWL 0-3
15Stoke City1432915303231010006520.5008 LDLLLL 1-2
16Notts County1213815241231010015514.6255 DLLWLL