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  DRAWN 

Half-time: 2-0
Replay:
Jan 15, 1949



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

Season:
1948-49

Referee:
A Luty

Attendance:
35,000

Forest Tier / Pos:
Tier 2/21st

Opp Tier / Pos:
Tier 1/12th

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Liverpool (FA Cup)

FA Cup:
Liverpool

League:
Blackburn Rovers

Liverpool:
Jan 15, 1949


GAME COUNT:

FA Cup:
186 (of 412)
Competitive:
1941 (of 5724)
Total:
3080 (of 7505)
Played:
75 years, 4 months, 10 days ago


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.


Logo
FOREST
Manager: Billy Walker

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

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

Lineup
 
Num Pos Age Player Notes
1GK32 Harry Walker
2D22 Geoff Thomas (1944-60)
3D25 James Clarke
4F29 Sid Ottewell
5D31 Horace Gager
6M22 Jack Burkitt
7F32 Freddie Scott goal (37')
8F29 George Wilkins
9F33 Bill HullettGuest (Manchester United)
10F27 Tucker Johnson
11F29 George Lee


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