FOREST 3 - 2 BOLTON WANDERERS - Sat Dec 22, 1973 (League Tier 2)

Date:
Sat Dec 22, 1973 (3:00 PM)

Opponent:
Bolton Wanderers

Home/Away:
Home

Ground:
City Ground

Game Type:
League Tier 2

Score:
3-2  WON 

Half-time: 2-1


Sources:
AFS (11v11.com) (Link)
Ken Smales - The First 125 Years
Football Post (Nottingham) - Saturday 22 December 1973

Season:
1973-74

Referee:
R Challis

Attendance:
9,498

Pos Before/After:
7 6

Opp Before/After:
17 18

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Notts County (League Tier 2)

Bolton Wanderers:
Nov 02, 1974


GAME COUNT:

League:
2808 (of 5045)
League Tier 2:
1351 (of 2511)
Competitive:
3104 (of 5762)
Total:
4379 (of 7548)
Played:
50 years, 6 months, 22 days ago


Logo
FOREST
Manager: Allan Brown
Prior form: WWWDDL (Old to recent)

Goals
Ian Bowyer (6')
John Cottam (22')
Ian Bowyer (57')
Logo
BOLTON WANDERERS
Manager: Jimmy Armfield
Prior form: LLLWLW (Old to recent)

Goals
Byrom (34')
Gary Jones (71')

Lineup
 
Num Pos Age Player Notes
1GK30 Jim Barron
2M25 Liam O'Kane
3D30 John Winfield
4F27 Sammy Chapman (c)
5M23 John Cottam goal (22')
6M24 Paul Richardson  40 
7F23 Duncan McKenzie
8M26 George Lyall
9F33 Neil Martin
10M21 Martin O'Neill
11M22 Ian Bowyer goal (6') goal (57')
Subs
12F29 John Galley


Lineup

Num Pos Player
1GKSiddall
2DRitson
3DMcAllister
4DNicholson
5DP Jones
6MWaldron
7MByrom goal
8MGary Jones goal
9MGreaves
10FWhatmore
11FThompson
Subs
12Rimmer


All the games in Division 2 on this day (Sat Dec 22, 1973)
Home Score Away
Aston Villa1-1Notts County
Blackpool3-0Luton Town
Bristol City1-1Middlesbrough
Carlisle United1-1Millwall
Crystal Palace0-0Sheffield Wednesday
Fulham3-1Oxford United
Hull City1-1Cardiff City
Nottingham Forest3-2Bolton Wanderers
Portsmouth3-0Preston North End
Sunderland1-1West Bromwich Albion
Swindon Town2-2Leyton Orient

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
1Middlesbrough21137129128211655501372.4166733 WWDDWW
2Luton Town2011543324721221143311131.3750027 WDLWWW
3Leyton Orient21984332153315945118121.5714326 WWWLWL
4Notts County209653430542201842314121.1333324 LWDDLW
5Blackpool21957282252315843413141.2727323 WWLLWD
6West Bromwich Albion21876232254214103349121.0454523 WLWWWL
7Nottingham Forest2078526156211841648111.7333322 WWWDDL
8Sunderland20866261644114542512111.6250022 LDWLWL
9Bristol City21948242152313942511121.1428622 LWLDLW
10Carlisle United2094728256221993259161.1200022 DWLWLW
11Hull City2178623226401431469191.0454522 LDWDWL
12Aston Villa2077623195401872365121.2105321 WLDLLL
13Fulham21777162053286245814.8000021 LWLDDW
14Portsmouth19847263052314113241219.8666720 LWLDWW
15Preston North End2169626305511813145817.8666720* LDDWLD
16Millwall207310252651515102251016.9615417 DWDLLW
17Bolton Wanderers2072111622613128118414.7272716 LLLWLW
18Cardiff City2148921313441081451123.6774216 LWWDLL
19Oxford United2047916263521211127415.6153815 LLDWLD
20Sheffield Wednesday20531220294341513108516.6896613 LLLLDL
21Swindon Town2145121632433109029623.5000013 LLWLDL
22Crystal Palace21271219361361319146617.5277811 WDDWLD
*Preston North End deducted 1 point for fielding an ineligible player


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)
1Middlesbrough22138130138211655601482.3076934 WDDWWD 1-1
12Leyton Orient22994352353315946120141.5217427 WWLWLD 2-2
13Luton Town2111553327721221143411161.2222227 DLWWWL 0-3
14Blackpool221057312262318843413141.4090925 WLLWDW 3-0
15Notts County219753531542201843315131.1290325 WDDLWD 1-1
16Nottingham Forest2188529177212161648111.7058824 WWDDLW 3-2
17West Bromwich Albion228862423542141034410131.0434824 LWWWLD 1-1
8Sunderland21876271745115642512111.5882423 DWLWLD 1-1
9Bristol City229582522533141042511121.1363623 WLDLWD 1-1
10Carlisle United21957292663220103259161.1153823 WLWLWD 1-1
11Hull City2279624236501541469191.0434823 DWDWLD 1-1
112Fulham228771921632117245814.9047623 WLDDWW 3-1
113Aston Villa2178624205501982365121.2000022 LDLLLD 1-1
14Portsmouth20947293062317113241219.9666722 WLDWWW 3-0
15Preston North End2269726335511813146820.7878820* DDWLDL 0-3
16Millwall217410262751515102351117.9629618 WDLLWD 1-1
117Cardiff City2249922323441081551224.6875017 WWDLLD 1-1
118Bolton Wanderers2172121825613128119617.7200016 LLWLWL 2-3
19Oxford United21471017293521211128518.5862115 LDWLDL 1-3
20Sheffield Wednesday21541220294341513118516.6896614 LLLDLD 0-0
21Swindon Town22461218344431211029623.5294114 LWLDLD 2-2
22Crystal Palace22281219361461319146617.5277812 DDWLDD 0-0
*Preston North End deducted 1 point for fielding an ineligible player

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