SUNDERLAND 2 - 1 FOREST - Sat Sep 26, 1908 (League Tier 1)

Date:
Sat Sep 26, 1908 (3:00 PM)

Opponent:
Sunderland

Home/Away:
Away

Ground:
Roker Park

Game Type:
League Tier 1

Score:
1-2 (Lost)

Season:
1908-09

Referee:
T Robertson

Attendance:
18,000

Pos Before/After:
15 19

Opp Before/After:
11 8

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Liverpool (League Tier 1)

Sunderland:
Jan 30, 1909


GAME COUNT:

League:
540 (of 4969)
League Tier 1:
502 (of 2221)
Competitive:
648 (of 5679)
Total:
1323 (of 7451)

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



Review:
According to Pete Attaway's book, the referee owned up to blowing the half time whistle two minutes early. He therefore ordered both teams to start the second half from the same ends, blew again for half time, and asked the teams to then change ends.


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

Goals:
Arthur Green
Logo
SUNDERLAND
Manager: Bob Kyle
Prior form: LLWWL (Old to recent)

Goals:
?
?

Lineup:
Num Pos Player


All the games in Division 1 on this day (Sat Sep 26, 1908)
Home Score Away
Blackburn Rovers0-1Sheffield United
Bradford City4-1Bury
Chelsea0-2Aston Villa
Everton6-3Manchester City
Leicester Fosse1-1Middlesbrough
Manchester United3-2Liverpool
Notts County0-1Bristol City
Sunderland2-1Nottingham Forest
The Wednesday2-0Newcastle United
Woolwich Arsenal1-0Preston North End

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
1Newcastle United55008240061100214.00010 WWWWW
2Liverpool540111430093101212.7508 WWLWW
3Manchester United440013520084200512.6008 WWWW
4Chelsea631210112106210249.9097 DLLWWW
5The Wednesday42206310020120432.0006 DDWW
6Everton53029600204300921.5006 WWLLW
7Preston North End52127410264110101.7505 DLWWL
8Aston Villa42117511031101441.4005 LDWW
9Blackburn Rovers41306511021020441.2005 DDWD
10Sunderland52038810031103571.0004 LLWWL
11Manchester City41215511155010001.0004 WDDL
12Leicester Fosse4121340202210112.7504 DLDW
13Bristol City5122571012302134.7144 DLLDW
14Bury51138111116500226.7273 LWLLD
15Nottingham Forest4103570022410133.7142 WLLL
16Woolwich Arsenal51046100021610254.6002 LLWLL
17Middlesbrough41036121023600136.5002 WLLL
18Notts County3102241002100203.5002 WLL
19Sheffield United51045110032710134.4552 WLLLL
20Bradford City4013060100000306.0001 LLDL


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)
21Manchester United5500167300116200512.28610 WWWWW 3-2
12Newcastle United65018440061101232.00010 WWWWWL 0-2
23The Wednesday53208320040120432.6678 DDWWW 2-0
24Liverpool640213730093102441.8578 WWLWWL 2-3
15Everton640215910267300921.6678 WWLLWW 6-3
26Aston Villa53119511031201641.8007 LDWWW 2-0
37Chelsea731310132116410249.7697 LLWWWL 0-2
28Sunderland630310920052103571.1116 LLWWLW 2-1
49Bristol City6222671012312144.8576 DLLDWW 1-0
310Preston North End62137510264111111.4005 DLWWLL 0-1
211Blackburn Rovers51316611122020441.0005 DDWDL 0-1
12Leicester Fosse5131450303310112.8005 DLDWD 1-1
213Manchester City51228111115501136.7274 WDDLL 3-6
214Woolwich Arsenal62047101022610254.7004 LLWLLW 1-0
415Sheffield United62046110032720144.5454 WLLLLW 1-0
216Bury611491511165003310.6003 LWLLDL 1-4
317Bradford City5113471104100306.5713 LLDLW 4-1
118Middlesbrough51137131023601147.5383 WLLLD 1-1
419Nottingham Forest5104690022410245.6672 WLLLL 1-2
220Notts County4103251012200203.4002 WLLL 0-1