FOREST 2 - 3 SOUTHAMPTON - Wed Apr 29, 1953 (League Tier 2)

Date:
Wed Apr 29, 1953 (7:45 PM)

Opponent:
Southampton

Home/Away:
Home

Ground:
City Ground

Game Type:
League Tier 2

Score:
2-3  LOST 

Half-time: 1-3


Sources:
AFS (11v11.com) (Link)
Ken Smales - The First 125 Years
Nottingham Evening Post - Thursday 30 April 1953

Season:
1952-53

Referee:
R Hall

Attendance:
7,432

Pos Before/After:
7 7

Opp Before/After:
21 21

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Mansfield Town (Friendly)

League:
Everton

Southampton:
Mar 30, 1963


GAME COUNT:

League:
1945 (of 5045)
League Tier 2:
1120 (of 2511)
Competitive:
2140 (of 5762)
Total:
3293 (of 7548)
Played:
71 years, 2 months, 18 days ago


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

Goals
Collin Collindridge (28')
Tommy Capel (62')
Logo
SOUTHAMPTON
Manager: George Roughton
Prior form: WDWDLW (Old to recent)

Goals
Day (1')
Day (3')
Bogan (18')

Lineup

Lineup

Num Pos Player
1GKKiernan
2DEllerington
3DTrainor
4DElliot
5DClements
6MMallett
7MFlood
8MBogan goal
9MDay goal goal
10FHorton
11FHaskins


All the games in Division 2 on this day (Wed Apr 29, 1953)
Home Score Away
Barnsley1-1Fulham
Nottingham Forest2-3Southampton
Sheffield United0-2Hull City

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
1Sheffield United4125106975315326025107437281.8301960 DWDDWW Champions
2Huddersfield Town4123108803313434714106533192.4242456 WLWWWD Promoted
3Luton Town412281184481515531777631311.7500052 DWWDDL Safe
4Plymouth Argyle412091265561254372484828321.1607149 WLDWDW Safe
5Leicester City42181212897413625529561034451.2027048 DWDDWW Safe
6Birmingham City4118101369651137443877625271.0615446 LWLDWW Safe
7Nottingham Forest4118815756411544429731131351.1718844 WDLLLL Safe
8Blackburn Rovers4218816686512454020641128451.0461544 WDWWWL Safe
9Fulham411791580701416522838928421.1428643 WWLWLL Safe
10Leeds United42141513716313444224111929391.1269843 DWLDWD Safe
11Swansea Town4215121578811092452653133355.9629642 WWLWDL Safe
12Rotherham United421691775749754130721234441.0135141 DDLWDD Safe
13West Ham United411313155757957382848819291.0000039 LLWLLW Safe
14Everton421214167175984382336123352.9466738 LLWDLL Safe
15Doncaster Rovers411116145764893251737113247.8906338 WLLDWD Safe
16Lincoln City411017146170893382528112345.8714337 WDLWWL Safe
17Brentford411311175874884372753132147.7837837 DLLDDW Safe
18Notts County421482060881155413133151957.6818236 LDWLLW Safe
19Bury421392053811065333033152051.6543235 LLWLLW Safe
20Hull City411382055691164361922161950.7971034 WDLDWL Safe
21Southampton41913196583579454446102039.7831331 WDWDLW Relegated
22Barnsley415729461074313304514161662.4299117 LLLLLL Relegated


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)
1Sheffield United4225107975515336027107437281.7636460 WDDWWL Champions 0-2
2Huddersfield Town4123108803313434714106533192.4242456 WLWWWD Promoted
3Luton Town412281184481515531777631311.7500052 DWWDDL Safe
4Plymouth Argyle412091265561254372484828321.1607149 WLDWDW Safe
5Leicester City42181212897413625529561034451.2027048 DWDDWW Safe
6Birmingham City4118101369651137443877625271.0615446 LWLDWW Safe
7Nottingham Forest4218816776711554632731131351.1492544 DLLLLL Safe 2-3
18Fulham4217101581711416522839929431.1408544 WLWLLD Safe 1-1
19Blackburn Rovers4218816686512454020641128451.0461544 WDWWWL Safe
10Leeds United42141513716313444224111929391.1269843 DWLDWD Safe
11Swansea Town4215121578811092452653133355.9629642 WWLWDL Safe
12Rotherham United421691775749754130721234441.0135141 DDLWDD Safe
13West Ham United411313155757957382848819291.0000039 LLWLLW Safe
14Everton421214167175984382336123352.9466738 LLWDLL Safe
15Doncaster Rovers411116145764893251737113247.8906338 WLLDWD Safe
16Lincoln City411017146170893382528112345.8714337 WDLWWL Safe
17Brentford411311175874884372753132147.7837837 DLLDDW Safe
218Hull City421482057691164361932162150.8260936 DLDWLW Safe 2-0
119Notts County421482060881155413133151957.6818236 LDWLLW Safe
120Bury421392053811065333033152051.6543235 LLWLLW Safe
21Southampton421013196885579454456102341.8000033 DWDLWW Relegated 3-2
22Barnsley425829471084413314614161662.4351918 LLLLLD Relegated 1-1