WEST BROMWICH ALBION 5 - 1 FOREST - Sat May 17, 1947 (League Tier 2)

Date:
Sat May 17, 1947 (3:00 PM)

Opponent:
West Bromwich Albion

Home/Away:
Away

Ground:
The Hawthorns

Game Type:
League Tier 2

Score:
1-5 (Lost)

Half-time: 0-2
Season:
1946-47

Referee:
A Baker

Attendance:
12,566

Pos Before/After:
18 18

Opp Before/After:
7 7

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Fulham (League Tier 2)

West Bromwich Albion:
Nov 22, 1947


GAME COUNT:

League:
1684 (of 4969)
League Tier 2:
947 (of 2511)
Competitive:
1868 (of 5674)
Total:
3003 (of 7443)

Sources:
AFS (11v11.com) (Link)
Albion Till We Die (Link)



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

Goals:
Jack Edwards (70)
Logo
WEST BROMWICH ALBION
Manager: Fred Everiss
Prior form: WLLDDL (Old to recent)

Goals:
Billy Lunn (9)
Len Millard (12)
Dave Walsh (46)
Billy Elliott (57)
Ike Clarke (85)

Lineup:
Num Pos Player
1GKTom Grimley
2DJim Pemberton
3DHarry Kinsell
4DCliff Edwards
5DJack Vernon
6MLen Millard goal
7MBilly Elliott goal
8MIke Clarke goal
9MDave Walsh goal
10FBilly Lunn goal
11FFrank Hodgetts


All the games in Division 2 on this day (Sat May 17, 1947)
Home Score Away
Barnsley3-1Swansea Town
Bury2-2Newcastle United
Chesterfield2-0Leicester City
Coventry City1-0Plymouth Argyle
Fulham1-0Burnley
Millwall0-2Birmingham City
Newport County1-3Bradford Park Avenue
Tottenham Hotspur0-0West Ham United
West Bromwich Albion5-1Nottingham Forest

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 City382410470301531421397328172.33358 WDWLWD
2Burnley372012554251172291395325122.16052 WDWLWL
3Birmingham City4023512693317225111631018222.09151 WLWWWD
4Newcastle United381981188521145582984630231.69246 LWDLWW
5Tottenham Hotspur4017121164521162342066930321.23146 DDWLWL
6Chesterfield37141494739863261368621261.20542 LDWWWL
7West Bromwich Albion381781375691045453574830341.08742 WLLDDL
8Coventry City39141312605710813517451125401.05341 WLWDDW
9Leicester City3817615655710453921721026361.14040 WLDDWL
10West Ham United3815716676712444626331221411.00037 LDWDWW
11Barnsley391571778831126432745113556.94037 LWLLWW
12Southampton401481866751045422344132452.88036 LLWDLW
13Fulham361471560651134382134112244.92335 LWLDLW
14Luton Town401471962701144412633152144.88635 DWLDLL
15Bury38121016767011546032151216381.08634 LDWLWL
16Plymouth Argyle391452076871137453432133153.87433 LLWLLL
17Bradford Park Avenue36111114546366724225573041.85733 LWWLLD
18Nottingham Forest371291657671053371924132048.85133 DLWLDD
19Millwall37136185171756282661122345.71832 LLLDWW
20Sheffield Wednesday39117216383946372723152656.75929 WWLWLL
21Swansea Town401172254779110363726121840.70129 LWLDDW
22Newport County36832550114719344412161670.43919 LWDLLW


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 City382410470301531421397328172.33358 WDWLWD
12Birmingham City4124512713317225111731020222.15253 LWWWDW 2-0
13Burnley382012654261172291395425132.07752 DWLWLL 0-1
4Newcastle United391991190541145582985632251.66747 WDLWWD 2-2
5Tottenham Hotspur4117131164521172342066930321.23147 DWLWLD 0-0
6Chesterfield38151494939963281368621261.25644 DWWWLW 2-0
7West Bromwich Albion391881380701145503674830341.14344 LLDDLW 5-1
8Coventry City40151312615711813617451125401.07043 LWDDWW 1-0
9Leicester City3917616655910453921721126381.10240 LDDWLL 0-2
110Barnsley401671781841226462845113556.96439 WLLWWW 3-1
111West Ham United3915816676712444626341221411.00038 DWDWWD 0-0
112Fulham371571561651234392134112244.93837 WLDLWW 1-0
113Southampton401481866751045422344132452.88036 LLWDLW
114Bury39121116787211646234151216381.08335 DWLWLD 2-2
215Bradford Park Avenue37121114576466724226573342.89135 WWLLDW 3-1
216Luton Town401471962701144412633152144.88635 DWLDLL
117Plymouth Argyle401452176881137453432143154.86433 LWLLLL 0-1
18Nottingham Forest381291758721053371924142153.80633 LWLDDL 1-5
19Millwall38136195173757282861122345.69932 LLDWWL 0-2
20Sheffield Wednesday39117216383946372723152656.75929 WWLWLL
21Swansea Town411172355809110363726131943.68829 WLDDWL 1-3
22Newport County378326511177110354712161670.43619 WDLLWL 1-3