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FOREST 2 - 2 LIVERPOOL - Sat Jan 08, 1949 (FA Cup)

Date:
Sat Jan 08, 1949 (3:00 PM)

Opponent:
Liverpool

Home/Away:
Home

Ground:
City Ground

Game Type:
FA Cup

Round:
3

Score:
2-2 (Draw)

Half-time: 2-0
Attendance:
35,000

Referee:
AW Leuty

Season:
1948-49


Forest/Opp Tier:
2/1

NEXT GAMES:

FA Cup:
Liverpool

GAME COUNT:

FA Cup:
186 (of 401)
Competitive:
1940 (of 5626)
Total:
3076 (of 7385)

Sources:
AFS (11v11.com) (Link)

LFC History (Link)


Review:
We were 2-0 up with 20 minutes left, when goalkeeper Walker went off injured. He was replaced by Tom Johnson who let 2 goals in to force extra time. In extra time Bill Hullet went in goal and we hung for the replay. Which we lost 4-0.


FOREST
Manager: Billy Walker

Goals:
Bill Jones (24) (OG)
Freddie Scott (37)
LIVERPOOL
Manager: George Kay

Goals:
Willie Fagan (78)
Bob Paisley (90)

Lineup:
Num Pos Player
1GKRay Minshall
2DBill Shepherd
3DRay Lambert
4DPhil Taylor
5DBill Jones
6MBob Paisley goal
7MBilly Liddell
8MWillie Fagan goal
9MCyril Done
10FJack Balmer (c)
11FKen Brierley