MANCHESTER UNITED 6 - 3 FOREST - Tue Dec 26, 1961 (League Tier 1)

Date:
Tue Dec 26, 1961 (7:45 PM)

Opponent:
Manchester United

Home/Away:
Away

Ground:
Old Trafford

Game Type:
League Tier 1

Score:
3-6 (Lost)

Season:
1961-62

Referee:
J Powell

Attendance:
30,822

Pos Before/After:
16 19

Opp Before/After:
21 18

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Workington (FA Cup)

League:
West Ham United

Manchester United:
Mar 20, 1962


GAME COUNT:

League:
2305 (of 4969)
League Tier 1:
929 (of 2221)
Competitive:
2539 (of 5674)
Total:
3726 (of 7443)

Sources:
AFS (11v11.com) (Link)
WorldFootball.net (Link)
Mufcinfo.com (Link)



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FOREST
Manager: Andy Beattie
Prior form: LLLDWL (Old to recent)

Goals:
Len Julians (40)
Trevor Hockey (68) - Trevor Hockey first goal
Calvin Palmer (81) (Pen)
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MANCHESTER UNITED
Manager: Matt Busby
Prior form: DLLLWL (Old to recent)

Goals:
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Lineup:
Num Pos Player
1GKDavid Gaskell
2DShay Brennan
3DTony Dunne
4DJames Nicholson
5DWilliam Foulkes
6MMaurice Setters
7MPhillip Chisnall
8MJohnny Giles
9MDavid Herd
10FNorbert Lawton
11FBobby Charlton


All the games in Division 1 on this day (Tue Dec 26, 1961)
Home Score Away
Arsenal1-0Fulham
Birmingham City1-1Manchester City
Burnley4-0Sheffield Wednesday
Cardiff City1-0Aston Villa
Chelsea0-2Tottenham Hotspur
Everton1-0Bolton Wanderers
Ipswich Town1-0Leicester City
Manchester United6-3Nottingham Forest
Sheffield United2-1Blackpool
West Bromwich Albion1-1Wolverhampton Wanderers
West Ham United2-3Blackburn Rovers

TABLES BEFORE AND AFTER THE GAME



Table before:
FIRST DIVISION Home Away
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGAPts Current Form
1Burnley2114256141811261461435271.48830 LDWWWL
2West Ham United2312565244831291842523261.18229 LWDWWW
3Everton23124745261002331124512151.73128 WLWDDW
4Tottenham Hotspur2212374334911301632613181.26527 DLWWWL
5Ipswich Town2312385444902352033619241.22727 WWWLWL
6Sheffield Wednesday2311484331731261441717171.38726 DWWLWD
7Arsenal239774038641251533615231.05325 WWDLWW
8Aston Villa229583430722231223611181.13323 DWWWDL
9Leicester City23103103836704181233620241.05623 WWLDWL
10Blackpool23878394153422173441724.95123 WLWDLW
11Sheffield United22103929388222014217924.76323 LWLWWW
12Birmingham City238510364753424263261221.76621 WLWLWD
13West Bromwich Albion23689414254322141461928.97620 WLLDLW
14Wolverhampton Wanderers238411383953321163181723.97420 DLWWLL
15Bolton Wanderers228410323353217133181520.97020 LDWDLL
16Nottingham Forest237610334063221121381228.82520 LLLDWL
17Cardiff City23689293836319193261019.76320 LLLDDL
18Fulham237511344041617183451722.85019 LWLLLL
19Blackburn Rovers2167826325421812136820.81319 WLLDWD
20Manchester City238213415251523223181830.78818 DLLLLW
21Manchester United217410324551520202351225.71118 DLLLWL
22Chelsea236512404954322141191835.81617 DWLLLW


Table after:
FIRST DIVISION Home Away
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGAPts Current FormResult(s)
1Burnley2215256541911301461435271.58532 DWWWLW 4-0
12Everton24134746261102341124512151.76930 LWDDWW 1-0
13Tottenham Hotspur2313374534911301642615181.32429 LWWWLW 2-0
14Ipswich Town24133855441002362033619241.25029 WWLWLW 1-0
35West Ham United2412575447832312142523261.14929 WDWWWL 2-3
16Arsenal2410774138741261533615231.07927 WDLWWW 1-0
17Sheffield Wednesday2411494335731261441817211.22926 WWLWDL 0-4
38Sheffield United23113931399222215217924.79525 WLWWWW 2-1
19Aston Villa239593431722231223711191.09723 WWWDLL 0-1
110Leicester City24103113837704181233720251.02723 WLDWLL 0-1
111Blackpool24879404353422173451826.93023 LWDLWL 1-2
512Cardiff City24789303846320193261019.78922 LLDDLW 1-0
113Birmingham City248610374854425273261221.77122 LWLWDD 1-1
114West Bromwich Albion24699424355323151461928.97721 LLDLWD 1-1
115Wolverhampton Wanderers248511394053321163281824.97521 LWWLLD 1-1
316Blackburn Rovers22778293454218122361122.85321 LLDWDW 3-2
217Bolton Wanderers238411323453217133191521.94120 DWDLLL 0-1
318Manchester United228410384861526232351225.79220 LLLWLW 6-3
319Nottingham Forest247611364663221121391534.78320 LLDWLL 3-6
220Fulham247512344141617183461723.82919 WLLLLL 0-1
121Manchester City248313425351523223281931.79219 LLLLWD 1-1
22Chelsea246513405154422161191835.78417 WLLLWL 0-2