LUTON TOWN 1 - 2 FOREST - Sat May 02, 1959 (FA Cup)

Date:
Sat May 02, 1959 (3:00 PM)

Opponent:
Luton Town

Home/Away:
Neutral

Ground:
Wembley

Game Type:
FA Cup

Round:
Final

Score:
2-1  WON 

Half-time: 2-0


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

Season:
1958-59

Referee:
Jack Clough

Attendance:
100,000

Forest Tier / Pos:
Tier 1/13th

Opp Tier / Pos:
Tier 1/17th

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Sporting Lisbon (Friendly)

FA Cup:
Reading

League:
Manchester City

Luton Town:
Sep 19, 1959


GAME COUNT:

FA Cup:
220 (of 412)
Competitive:
2417 (of 5724)
Total:
3587 (of 7505)
Played:
65 years, 1 month, 23 days ago
Notes:
Played at Wembley



Review
After scoring the first goal, Roy Dwight was carried off the pitch in the 33rd minute after breaking his leg in a tackle with Luton's Brendan McNally.


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FOREST
Manager: Billy Walker

Goals
Roy Dwight (10')
Tommy Wilson (14')
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LUTON TOWN
Manager: Syd Owen

Goals
Dave Pacey (66')

Lineup
 
Num Pos Age Player Notes
1GK29 Chic Thomson
2D33 Bill Whare
3D30 Joe McDonald
4M25 Jeff Whitefoot
5D26 Bob McKinlay
6M33 Jack Burkitt (c)
7M26 Roy Dwight goal (10')
8F23 Johnny Quigley
9F28 Tommy Wilson goal (14')
10F31 Billy Gray
11F27 Stewart Imlach


Lineup

Num Pos Player
1GKRonald Baynham
2DBrendan McNally
3DKen Hawkes
4DJohn Groves
5DSyd Owen (c)
6MDave Pacey goal
7MBilly Bingham
8MAllan Brown
9MBob Morton
10FGeorge Cummins
11FTony Gregory


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