LEEDS UNITED 6 - 1 FOREST - Mon Mar 27, 1972 (League Tier 1)

Date:
Mon Mar 27, 1972 (7:45 PM)

Opponent:
Leeds United

Home/Away:
Away

Ground:
Elland Road

Game Type:
League Tier 1

Score:
1-6  LOST 

Half-time: 1-1


Sources:
AFS (11v11.com) (Link)
WorldFootball.net (Link)
Ken Smales - The First 125 Years
Birmingham Daily Post - Tuesday 28 March 1972
Nottingham Guardian - Tuesday 28 March 1972

Season:
1971-72

Referee:
E Wallace

Attendance:
40,866

Pos Before/After:
22 22

Opp Before/After:
3 2

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Arsenal (League Tier 1)

Leeds United:
Nov 19, 1977


GAME COUNT:

League:
2739 (of 5007)
League Tier 1:
1363 (of 2259)
Competitive:
3028 (of 5724)
Total:
4288 (of 7505)
Played:
51 years, 10 months, 26 days ago


Review
Jim Barron suffered a gash to his mouth on the 55th minute, and had to go off for stitches. Peter Cormack took over in goal for the 5 minutes that Barron was gone, and let in two goals! Once Barron came back on though, we still let in another 3 goals to lose this one pretty big.


Logo
FOREST
Manager: Matt Gillies
Prior form: LLLWLW (Old to recent)

Goals
Peter Cormack (44')
Logo
LEEDS UNITED
Manager: Don Revie
Prior form: DWWWDW (Old to recent)

Goals
Peter Lorimer (15')
Eddie Gray (56')
Allan Clarke (58')
Peter Lorimer (80')
Allan Clarke (85')
Eddie Gray (88')

Lineup

Lineup

Num Pos Player
1GKGary Sprake
2DPaul Madeley
3DPaul Reaney
4DTerry Cooper
5DNorman Hunter
6MJack Charlton
7MBilly Bremner
8MPeter Lorimer goal goal
9MMick Jones (60')
10FEddie Gray goal goal
11FAllan Clarke goal goal
Subs
12Terry Yorath (60')


All the games in Division 1 on this day (Mon Mar 27, 1972)
Home Score Away
Leeds United6-1Nottingham 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
1Manchester City352010566361431421267424241.8333350 LWWWWD
2Derby County3419965830134037965621211.9333347 WWWWWD
3Leeds United3319865522144043854612142.5000046 DWWWDW
4Liverpool34188850271331391455711131.8518544 WWWDWW
5Wolverhampton Wanderers34151185747970321664825311.2127741 DDLWWD
6Tottenham Hotspur331510850331332371027613231.5151540 WWDWLW
7Manchester United33168958451124321856526271.2888940 LLLDWW
8Sheffield United341410105449872362163818281.1020438 LWDDDL
9Arsenal32165114434101325964819251.2941237 WWWLLL
10Chelsea32131094333962321644711171.3030336 WWDLLW
11Newcastle United3412913404485425154491529.9090933 DWWWLD
12West Ham United351010154042854261525111427.9523830 LWLWDL
13Leicester City34101014334075615113581829.8250030 LLWLDW
14Everton3681414334287427160710626.7857130 LDLDDD
15Stoke City3191111343967324183481021.8717929 WLDLDD
16Ipswich Town3571513304657514152881631.6521729 DLWDLL
17West Bromwich Albion3410816334555717215391624.7333328 WLWDWD
18Coventry City33614133254592171515111539.5925926 DDLLDL
19Crystal Palace34710173155357192445101231.5636424 DWDLDL
20Southampton3395194270637262532121645.6000023 LLLLDL
21Huddersfield Town34610182447457101625111431.5106422 LLLLDD
22Nottingham Forest35672241685310232614121842.6029419 LLLWLW


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)
1Manchester City352010566361431421267424241.8333350 LWWWWD
12Leeds United3420866123154049954612142.6521748 WWWDWW 6-1
13Derby County3419965830134037965621211.9333347 WWWWWD
4Liverpool34188850271331391455711131.8518544 WWWDWW
5Wolverhampton Wanderers34151185747970321664825311.2127741 DDLWWD
6Tottenham Hotspur331510850331332371027613231.5151540 WWDWLW
7Manchester United33168958451124321856526271.2888940 LLLDWW
8Sheffield United341410105449872362163818281.1020438 LWDDDL
9Arsenal32165114434101325964819251.2941237 WWWLLL
10Chelsea32131094333962321644711171.3030336 WWDLLW
11Newcastle United3412913404485425154491529.9090933 DWWWLD
12West Ham United351010154042854261525111427.9523830 LWLWDL
13Leicester City34101014334075615113581829.8250030 LLWLDW
14Everton3681414334287427160710626.7857130 LDLDDD
15Stoke City3191111343967324183481021.8717929 WLDLDD
16Ipswich Town3571513304657514152881631.6521729 DLWDLL
17West Bromwich Albion3410816334555717215391624.7333328 WLWDWD
18Coventry City33614133254592171515111539.5925926 DDLLDL
19Crystal Palace34710173155357192445101231.5636424 DWDLDL
20Southampton3395194270637262532121645.6000023 LLLLDL
21Huddersfield Town34610182447457101625111431.5106422 LLLLDD
22Nottingham Forest36672342745310232614131948.5675719 LLWLWL 1-6

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