BURY 5 - 0 FOREST - Sat Apr 26, 1947 (League Tier 2)

Date:
Sat Apr 26, 1947 (3:00 PM)

Opponent:
Bury

Home/Away:
Away

Ground:
Gigg Lane

Game Type:
League Tier 2

Score:
0-5  LOST 

Half-time: 0-2


Sources:
AFS (11v11.com) (Link)
Ken Smales - The First 125 Years
Football Post (Nottingham) - Saturday 26 April 1947

Season:
1946-47

Referee:
GC Appleyard

Attendance:
7,916

Pos Before/After:
17 18

Opp Before/After:
15 12

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Swansea City (League Tier 2)

Bury:
Aug 23, 1947


GAME COUNT:

League:
1681 (of 5007)
League Tier 2:
944 (of 2511)
Competitive:
1865 (of 5724)
Total:
3002 (of 7505)
Played:
77 years, 1 month, 20 days ago


Review
Bob McCall went off injured in just the 8th minute. After falling into the advertising hoards he dislocated a shoulder.


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

Goals
Logo
BURY
Manager: Norman Bullock
Prior form: LWLDWL (Old to recent)

Goals
Carter (20')
N Berry (37')
N Berry (47')
Whitworth (66')
Jarman (70')

Lineup
 
Num Pos Age Player Notes
1GK26 Harold Orgill
2D32 Harry Brigham
3M31 Bob McCall
4M24 Noel Simpson
5M29 Ted Blagg
6M25 Frank Knight
7F30 Freddie Scott
8F31 Sailor Brown
9F23 George MeeLast game
10F23 Jack Edwards
11F33 Colin Lyman


Lineup

Num Pos Player
1GKBradshaw
2DFairclough
3DG Griffiths
4DW Griffiths
5DHart
6MHalton
7MWhitworth goal
8MJones
9MJarman goal
10FCarter goal
11FN Berry goal goal


All the games in Division 2 on this day (Sat Apr 26, 1947)
Home Score Away
Bradford Park Avenue2-1Tottenham Hotspur
Bury5-0Nottingham Forest
Chesterfield1-0Newcastle United
Fulham0-0Southampton
Leicester City1-1West Bromwich Albion
Luton Town1-1Coventry City
Millwall1-1Swansea Town
Plymouth Argyle0-2Birmingham City
Sheffield Wednesday2-1Newport County
West Ham United4-0Barnsley

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 Status
1Manchester City35239368271430411196327162.5185255 DWWWDW Safe
2Burnley351912451241172291385222112.1250050 WWWDWL Safe
3Birmingham City3721412623216224711521015211.9375046 LDWWLW Safe
4Tottenham Hotspur371612961481162342056727281.2708344 WWWDDW Safe
5Newcastle United351781081511045532974528221.5882442 LDWLWD Safe
6West Bromwich Albion351761271631034423073829331.1269840 WDWWLL Safe
7Chesterfield34121484037663201368520241.0810838 WDDLDW Safe
8Leicester City35165146153935361972925341.1509437 LLLWLD Safe
9Coventry City3613111256549813316431123381.0370437 WWWWLW Safe
10Luton Town371461760631134402533132038.9523834 WLLDWL
11Southampton37137176570945412343122447.9285733 WLLLLW
12Plymouth Argyle361451776821135453032123152.9268333 LLLLLW
13West Ham United361371661661044402533122141.9242433 LLLDWD
14Barnsley36137167078926352645103552.8974433 LWWLWL
15Bury36111015706810535430151216381.0294132 LWLDWL
16Fulham331361457601024362034102140.9500032 WLLLWL
17Nottingham Forest341271555601033351724122043.9166731 LLWDLW
18Bradford Park Avenue32101012515255721205553032.9807730 DWLWLW
19Sheffield Wednesday36107196078846352623132552.7692327 LWLWWL
20Millwall34115184468746272541121743.6470627 WWWLLL
21Swansea Town371052250758110343724121638.6666725 LWLLWL
22Newport County33732348109618334112151568.4403717 LWLLWD


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 Form StatusResult(s)
1Manchester City35239368271430411196327162.5185255 DWWWDW Safe
2Burnley351912451241172291385222112.1250050 WWWDWL Safe
3Birmingham City3822412643216224711621017212.0000048 DWWLWW Safe 2-0
4Tottenham Hotspur3816121062501162342056828301.2400044 WWDDWL Safe 1-2
5Newcastle United361781181521045532974628231.5576942 DWLWDL Safe 0-1
6West Bromwich Albion361771272641034423074830341.1250041 DWWLLD Safe 1-1
7Chesterfield35131484137763211368520241.1081140 DDLDWW Safe 1-0
8Leicester City36166146254945372072925341.1481538 LLWLDD Safe 1-1
9Coventry City3713121257559813316441124391.0363638 WWWLWD Safe 1-1
310West Ham United371471665661144442533122141.9848535 LLDWDW Safe 4-0
111Luton Town381471761641144412633132038.9531335 LLDWLD Safe 1-1
312Bury37121015756811535930151216381.1029434 WLDWLW 5-0
213Southampton38138176570945412344122447.9285734 LLLLWD 0-0
214Fulham341371457601034362034102140.9500033 LLLWLD 0-0
315Plymouth Argyle371451876841136453232123152.9047633 LLLLWL 0-2
216Barnsley37137177082926352645113556.8536633 WWLWLL 0-4
117Bradford Park Avenue331110125353657232155530321.0000032 WLWLWW 2-1
118Nottingham Forest351271655651033351724132048.8461531 LWDLWL 0-5
19Sheffield Wednesday37117196279946372723132552.7848129 WLWWLW 2-1
20Millwall35116184569756282641121743.6521728 WWLLLD 1-1
21Swansea Town381062251768110343725121739.6710526 WLLWLD 1-1
22Newport County34732449111618334112161670.4414417 WLLWDL 1-2