WEST BROMWICH ALBION 2 - 5 FOREST - Sat Sep 07, 1968 (League Tier 1)

Date:
Sat Sep 07, 1968 (3:00 PM)

Opponent:
West Bromwich Albion

Home/Away:
Away

Ground:
The Hawthorns

Game Type:
League Tier 1

Score:
5-2 (Won)

Half-time: 2-0
Season:
1968-69

Referee:
R Paine

Attendance:
23,377

Pos Before/After:
20 14

Opp Before/After:
14 17

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Coventry City (League Tier 1)

West Bromwich Albion:
Mar 22, 1969


GAME COUNT:

League:
2584 (of 4969)
League Tier 1:
1208 (of 2221)
Competitive:
2852 (of 5674)
Total:
4090 (of 7443)

Sources:
AFS (11v11.com) (Link)
Football Post (Nottingham) - Saturday 07 September 1968
Coventry Evening Telegraph- Saturday 07 September, 1968
WorldFootball.net (Link)
Albion Till We Die (Link)



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FOREST
Manager: Johnny Carey
Prior form: DDLDDL (Old to recent)

Goals:
Sammy Chapman (4)
Ian Storey-Moore (20)
Joe Baker (49)
Ian Storey-Moore (88)
Joe Baker (89)
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WEST BROMWICH ALBION
Manager: Alan Ashman
Prior form: WLDWLL (Old to recent)

Goals:
Jeff Astle (55)
Tony Brown (86)

Lineup:
Num Pos Player


All the games in Division 1 on this day (Sat Sep 07, 1968)
Home Score Away
Chelsea1-1Everton
Coventry City2-1Newcastle United
Leeds United2-1Wolverhampton Wanderers
Liverpool2-0Queens Park Rangers
Manchester United1-1West Ham United
Sheffield Wednesday2-1Ipswich Town
Southampton1-2Arsenal
Stoke City1-0Manchester City
Sunderland2-0Leicester City
Tottenham Hotspur7-0Burnley
West Bromwich Albion2-5Nottingham Forest

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
1Arsenal7520145310103210422.80012 WDDWWW
2Leeds United651014531082200632.80011 WWWWDW
3West Ham United7511166301114210522.66711 WWLWWW
4Sheffield Wednesday733111721095121221.5719 DWDWLW
5Chelsea632113722074101631.8578 DWLWWD
6Everton732210621153111531.6678 WLWDDW
7Liverpool73229730083022141.2868 LDWWDL
8Ipswich Town7313111020275111451.1007 LWLLWD
9Sunderland7232101021051022591.0007 WWDLDD
10Newcastle United71517713054021231.0007 DLWDDD
11Manchester United731311143016601258.7867 LDWLWL
12Wolverhampton Wanderers72238822052003361.0006 LWDLWD
13Southampton73049113017400327.8186 WLLWWL
14West Bromwich Albion7223101521063013412.6676 WLDWLL
15Burnley722391521052013413.6006 LWWLLD
16Leicester City72148102017401316.8005 LLWLLW
17Manchester City713371312043013310.5385 WDLDLD
18Stoke City72145102013301327.5005 LLLWLD
19Tottenham Hotspur61238100123511155.8004 LWDLLD
20Nottingham Forest6042570202202235.7144 DDLDDL
21Coventry City5113691015401215.6673 LLLWD
22Queens Park Rangers703471603044004312.4383 LLDDLL


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)
1Arsenal8620166310103310632.66714 DDWWWW 2-1
2Leeds United7610166410103200632.66713 WWWDWW 2-1
3West Ham United8521177301114220632.42912 WLWWWD 1-1
4Sheffield Wednesday8431138310116121221.62511 WDWLWW 2-1
25Liverpool8422117400103022141.57110 DWWDLW 2-0
16Chelsea733114823085101631.7509 WLWWDD 1-1
17Everton833211721153121641.5719 LWDDWD 1-1
18Sunderland8332121031071022591.2009 WDLDDW 2-0
29Manchester United832312153117701258.8008 DWLWLD 1-1
210Ipswich Town8314121220275112571.0007 WLLWDL 1-2
111Newcastle United8152891305402235.8897 LWDDDL 1-2
612Stoke City83146103014301327.6007 LLWLDW 1-0
613Tottenham Hotspur72231510112105111551.5006 WDLLDW 7-0
614Nottingham Forest714210902022122871.1116 DLDDLW 5-2
315Wolverhampton Wanderers82249102205200448.9006 WDLWDL 1-2
316Southampton830510133028600327.7696 LLWWLL 1-2
317West Bromwich Albion8224122021188013412.6006 LDWLLL 2-5
318Burnley822492221052014420.4096 WWLLDL 0-7
219Coventry City62138102017501215.8005 LLLWDW 2-1
420Leicester City82158122017401418.6675 LWLLWL 0-2
421Manchester City813471412043014311.5005 DLDLDL 0-1
22Queens Park Rangers803571803044005314.3893 LDDLLL 0-2

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