MIDDLESBROUGH 6 - 2 FOREST - Wed Feb 12, 1947 (FA Cup)

Date:
Wed Feb 12, 1947 (7:45 PM)

Opponent:
Middlesbrough

Home/Away:
Away

Ground:
Ayresome Park

Game Type:
FA Cup

Round:
5 (Replay)

Score:
2-6  LOST 

Half-time: 2-1


Sources:
AFS (11v11.com) (Link)
Ken Smales - The First 125 Years
Yorkshire Post and Leeds Intelligencer - Thursday 13 February 1947
Daily News (London) - Thursday 13 February 1947

Season:
1946-47

Referee:
A Baker

Attendance:
26,907

Forest Tier / Pos:
Tier 2/12th

Opp Tier / Pos:
Tier 1/5th

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Leicester City (League Tier 2)

FA Cup:
Liverpool

Middlesbrough:
Sep 08, 1954


GAME COUNT:

FA Cup:
184 (of 412)
Competitive:
1856 (of 5762)
Total:
2993 (of 7548)
Played:
77 years, 5 months, 8 days ago


Review
Despite being 2-1 up at halftime we let in five second-half goals to get dumped out of the cup. Colin Lyman went off injured after 30 minutes and then spent the second half out on the wing, injured.


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FOREST
Manager: Billy Walker

Goals
Eddie Barks (23')
Jack Edwards (24')
Logo
MIDDLESBROUGH
Manager: David Jack

Goals
Spuhler (17')
Fenton (50')
Fenton (55')
Mannion (65')
Mannion (72')
Mannion (80') (Pen)

Lineup
 
Num Pos Age Player Notes
1GK26 Griff RobertsLast game
2D32 Harry Brigham
3M31 Bob McCall
4M31 George Pritty
5M29 Ted Blagg
6M25 Frank Knight
7F30 Freddie Scott
8F31 Sailor Brown
9M25 Eddie Barks goal (23')
10F22 Jack Edwards goal (24')
11F32 Colin Lyman


Lineup

Num Pos Player
1GKCumming
2DRobinson
3DStuart
4DMcCabe
5DHardwick
6MGordon
7MSpuhler goal
8MMannion goal goal goal
9MFenton goal goal
10FDews
11FWalker

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