FOREST 4 - 2 DONCASTER ROVERS - Sat Dec 27, 1947 (League Tier 2)

Date:
Sat Dec 27, 1947 (3:00 PM)

Opponent:
Doncaster Rovers

Home/Away:
Home

Ground:
City Ground

Game Type:
League Tier 2

Score:
4-2 (Won)

Season:
1947-48

Referee:
WH Dixon

Attendance:
22,201

Pos Before/After:
22 21

Opp Before/After:
20 22

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
West Ham United (League Tier 2)

Doncaster Rovers:
Sep 29, 1951


GAME COUNT:

League:
1712 (of 4969)
League Tier 2:
975 (of 2511)
Competitive:
1896 (of 5675)
Total:
3031 (of 7447)

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



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

Goals:
Freddie Scott
George Wilkins - George Wilkins first goal
Tom Johnson
George Lee
Logo
DONCASTER ROVERS
Manager: Jackie Bestall
Prior form: LWLDLW (Old to recent)

Goals:
?
?

Lineup:
Num Pos Player


All the games in Division 2 on this day (Sat Dec 27, 1947)
Home Score Away
Birmingham City1-0Millwall
Chesterfield3-1Tottenham Hotspur
Leicester City1-2Brentford
Luton Town6-1Leeds United
Nottingham Forest4-2Doncaster Rovers
Plymouth Argyle3-2Fulham
Southampton1-2Bradford Park Avenue
West Ham United1-4Sheffield Wednesday

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
1Birmingham City23145431167311997231271.93833 WLWWWD
2West Bromwich Albion2313463527813221653313111.29630 WLLWDL
3Newcastle United231337422581225952517161.68029 WLWLLW
4Tottenham Hotspur231166412083130113351192.05028 WWLLDW
5Southampton2312474435921321132612241.25728 LWDWWW
6Cardiff City231085352874119734416211.25028 LWWWDD
7West Ham United238105312566017524514201.24026 DDLWDL
8Sheffield Wednesday2311483634822261632610181.05926 LWLLDW
9Coventry City2410410393371322933717241.18224 LLLWWW
10Leicester City239683231623181634514151.03224 LDWLWD
11Bradford Park Avenue23103103936813291322710231.08323 LWDWDL
12Luton Town2386930325411593281523.93822 DLWWLW
13Chesterfield22859293132515155341416.93521 WWDWDL
14Fulham239311293143416105071321.93521 LWDLWD
15Leeds United238411323572222101291025.91420 WLWDLL
16Barnsley248412354161517122371829.85420 DDLLLL
17Bury23599293344417161551217.87919 DDLDWD
18Millwall22589253244415151451017.78118 LLWWDD
19Plymouth Argyle2341091635452119057526.45718 WLDLWD
20Doncaster Rovers23651222385431511119727.57917 LWLDLW
21Brentford23481122464541822037424.47816 DDDDLD
22Nottingham Forest236314253551515131291022.71415 LDDLLL


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)
1Birmingham City24155432168312097231272.00035 LWWWDW 1-0
2West Bromwich Albion2313463527813221653313111.29630 WLLWDL
3Newcastle United231337422581225952517161.68029 WLWLLW
4Tottenham Hotspur2411674223831301133612121.82628 WLLDWL 1-3
15Cardiff City231085352874119734416211.25028 LWWWDD
16Southampton2412484537922331332612241.21628 WDWWWL 1-2
17Sheffield Wednesday2412484035822261642614191.14328 WLLDWW 4-1
18West Ham United248106322966118924514201.10326 DLWDLL 1-4
29Bradford Park Avenue24113104137813291332712241.10825 WDWDLW 2-1
110Coventry City2410410393371322933717241.18224 LLLWWW
111Luton Town249693633641211032815231.09124 LWWLWW 6-1
212Leicester City249693333624191834514151.00024 DWLWDL 1-2
13Chesterfield239593232425181653414161.00023 WDWDLW 3-1
14Fulham249312313443416105081524.91221 WDLWDL 2-3
115Barnsley248412354161517122371829.85420 DDLLLL
116Leeds United2484123341722221012101131.80520 LWDLLL 1-6
217Plymouth Argyle24510919375521411057526.51420 LDLWDW 3-2
118Bury23599293344417161551217.87919 DDLDWD
119Millwall235810253344415151461018.75818 LWWDDL 0-1
120Brentford24581124474541822137625.51118 DDDLDW 2-1
121Nottingham Forest247314293761519151291022.78417 DDLLLW 4-2
222Doncaster Rovers246513244254315111110931.57117 WLDLWL 2-4