MANCHESTER CITY 2 - 1 FOREST - Sat Mar 29, 1947 (League Tier 2)

Date:
Sat Mar 29, 1947 (3:00 PM)

Opponent:
Manchester City

Home/Away:
Away

Ground:
Maine Road

Game Type:
League Tier 2

Score:
1-2 (Lost)

Season:
1946-47

Referee:
FS Milner

Attendance:
24,763

Pos Before/After:
18 18

Opp Before/After:
1 1

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Tottenham Hotspur (League Tier 2)

Manchester City:
Sep 07, 1957


GAME COUNT:

League:
1675 (of 4969)
League Tier 2:
938 (of 2511)
Competitive:
1859 (of 5679)
Total:
2994 (of 7451)

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



Logo
FOREST
Manager: Billy Walker
Prior form: WWLDDL (Old to recent)

Goals:
Sailor Brown
Logo
MANCHESTER CITY
Manager: Sam Cowan
Prior form: WWWDWD (Old to recent)

Goals:
George Smith
Jack Wharton

Lineup:
Num Pos Player
1GKFrank Swift
2DBert Sproston
3DSam Barkas
4DJoe Fagan
5DLes McDowall
6MAlbert Emptage
7MMaurice Dunkley
8MAlec Herd
9MAndy Black
10FGeorge Smith goal
11FJack Wharton goal


All the games in Division 2 on this day (Sat Mar 29, 1947)
Home Score Away
Bradford Park Avenue2-3Southampton
Chesterfield2-1Barnsley
Fulham0-1West Bromwich Albion
Luton Town3-0Swansea Town
Manchester City2-1Nottingham Forest
Millwall3-1Newport County
Plymouth Argyle3-4Tottenham Hotspur
Sheffield Wednesday1-0Birmingham City
West Ham United1-2Coventry City

TABLES BEFORE AND AFTER THE GAME



Table before:
SECOND DIVISION Home Away
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGAPts Current Form
1Manchester City30198361261230371075324162.34646 WWWDWD
2Burnley311711347211061261075221112.23845 WWDWWW
3Birmingham City311831055261322421051813162.11539 LWWDLW
4Newcastle United3015697044925432464427201.59136 WWLWLL
5Tottenham Hotspur31121095042862281844722241.19034 WLDLDW
6Leicester City30154115448834311871723301.12534 WWLDWL
7West Bromwich Albion29145106153833342362727301.15133 LDDWLW
8Chesterfield28101173230543171157415191.06731 WLLDDL
9Plymouth Argyle311351365681132402122112547.95631 WWWLWL
10Fulham2812610525392233173481936.98130 LWDDWW
11Luton Town311251453539243525331018281.00029 WLDWLL
12Southampton31117135960843382033102140.98329 WLWLWL
13West Ham United30125134952933322032101732.94229 DDWWWL
14Bury31991360598534830141012291.01727 WLLWDL
15Coventry City30811114045681221223101833.88927 WDLLLD
16Barnsley3010713586972528223583047.84127 LWLDLW
17Bradford Park Avenue2881010424355518143552429.97726 LWDDDW
18Nottingham Forest2810612474982328122491937.95926 WWLDDL
19Millwall299515385654623244191532.67923 LDLLWW
20Sheffield Wednesday3177175369646322613112143.76821 LWLWDL
21Swansea Town3185184163718283114101332.65121 LWLLLW
22Newport County29622143101508303912131362.42614 LDLLLW


Table after:
SECOND DIVISION Home Away
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGAPts Current FormResult(s)
1Manchester City31208363271330391175324162.33348 WWDWDW 2-1
2Burnley311711347211061261075221112.23845 WWDWWW
3Birmingham City321831155271322421051913172.03739 WWDLWL 0-1
4Newcastle United3015697044925432464427201.59136 WWLWLL
5Tottenham Hotspur32131095445862281854726271.20036 LDLDWW 4-3
16West Bromwich Albion30155106253833342372728301.17035 DDWLWW 1-0
17Leicester City30154115448834311871723301.12534 WWLDWL
8Chesterfield29111173431643191257415191.09733 LLDDLW 2-1
29Luton Town3213514565310243825331018281.05731 LDWLLW 3-0
210Southampton321271362628433820431024421.00031 LWLWLW 3-2
211Plymouth Argyle321351468721133432522112547.94431 WWLWLL 3-4
212Fulham2912611525492333183481936.96330 WDDWWL 0-1
13West Ham United31125145054934332232101732.92629 DWWWLL 1-2
114Coventry City31911114246681221233102034.91329 DLLLDW 2-1
115Bury31991360598534830141012291.01727 WLLWDL
16Barnsley3110714597172528223593149.83127 WLDLWL 1-2
17Bradford Park Avenue2981011444655620173552429.95726 WDDDWL 2-3
18Nottingham Forest29106134851823281224102039.94126 WLDDLL 1-2
19Millwall3010515415764626254191532.71925 DLLWWW 3-1
20Sheffield Wednesday3287175469746332613112143.78323 WLWDLW 1-0
21Swansea Town3285194166718283114111335.62121 WLLLWL 0-3
22Newport County30622244104508303912141465.42314 DLLLWL 1-3