BARNSLEY 4 - 1 FOREST - Sat Aug 26, 1939 (League Tier 2)

Date:
Sat Aug 26, 1939 (3:00 PM)

Opponent:
Barnsley

Home/Away:
Away

Ground:
Oakwell

Game Type:
League Tier 2

Score:
1-4  LOST 

Half-time: 0-2


Sources:
Ken Smales - The First 125 Years
Birmingham Mail - Saturday 26 August 1939
Yorkshire Post and Leeds Intelligencer - Monday 28 August 1939
Sheffield Daily Telegraph - Monday 28 August 1939

Season:
1939-40

Referee:
G Twist

Attendance:
11,535

Pos Before/After:
- 19

Opp Before/After:
- 4

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Newcastle United (League Tier 2)

Barnsley:
Mar 22, 1940


GAME COUNT:

League:
1643 (of 5007)
League Tier 2:
906 (of 2511)
Competitive:
1820 (of 5724)
Total:
2694 (of 7505)
Played:
84 years, 9 months, 30 days ago
Notes:
Billy Walker first game as manager



Logo
FOREST
Manager: Billy Walker

Goals
Colin Perry (80') - Colin Perry first goal
Logo
BARNSLEY
Manager: Angus Seed

Goals
Maxwell (20')
Maxwell (44')
Maxwell (68')
McGarry (87')

Lineup
 
Num Pos Age Player Notes
1GK30 Percy Ashton
2D25 Reg Trim
3D John Munro
4M24 George Pritty
5D34 Tommy GrahamLast game
6M25 Thomas Clark
7M Colin Perry goal (80')Debut
8M Andy McCallDebut
9M23 Bob McCall
10F28 Jack Surtees
11M23 John MaundDebut


Lineup

Num Pos Player
1GKBinns
2DShotton
3DEverest
4DBrunskill
5DHarper
6MLogan
7MBullock
8MSteele
9MMaxwell goal goal goal
10FLand
11FMcGarry goal


All the games in Division 2 on this day (Sat Aug 26, 1939)
Home Score Away
Barnsley4-1Nottingham Forest
Burnley1-1Coventry City
Bury3-1Fulham
Chesterfield2-0Bradford Park Avenue
Leicester City4-3Manchester City
Luton Town3-0Sheffield Wednesday
Millwall3-0Newcastle United
Newport County3-1Southampton
Plymouth Argyle1-3West Ham United
Swansea Town1-2West Bromwich Albion
Tottenham Hotspur1-1Birmingham City

TABLES BEFORE AND AFTER THE GAME




Table after:
SECOND DIVISION Home Away
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGDPts Current Form StatusResult(s)
1Chesterfield110020100200000022 W Champions 2-0
2Luton Town110030100300000032 W Champions 3-0
3Millwall110030100300000032 W Champions 3-0
4Barnsley110041100410000032 W Champions 4-1
5Bury110031100310000022 W Champions 3-1
6Newport County110031100310000022 W Champions 3-1
7West Ham United110031000001003122 W Champions 3-1
8West Bromwich Albion110021000001002112 W Champions 2-1
9Leicester City110043100430000012 W Champions 4-3
10Birmingham City101011000000101101 D Champions 1-1
11Burnley101011010110000001 D Champions 1-1
12Coventry City101011000000101101 D Champions 1-1
13Tottenham Hotspur101011010110000001 D Champions 1-1
14Manchester City1001340000000134-10 L Champions 3-4
15Swansea Town1001120011200000-10 L Champions 1-2
16Fulham1001130000000113-20 L Champions 1-3
17Plymouth Argyle1001130011300000-20 L Champions 1-3
18Southampton1001130000000113-20 L Champions 1-3
19Nottingham Forest1001140000000114-30 L Champions 1-4
20Bradford Park Avenue1001020000000102-20 L Champions 0-2
21Newcastle United1001030000000103-30 L Champions 0-3
22Sheffield Wednesday1001030000000103-30 L Champions 0-3

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