FOREST 2 - 1 SUNDERLAND - Wed Mar 17, 1976 (League Tier 2)

Date:
Wed Mar 17, 1976 (7:45 PM)

Opponent:
Sunderland

Home/Away:
Home

Ground:
City Ground

Game Type:
League Tier 2

Score:
2-1  WON 

Half-time: 2-1


Sources:
AFS (11v11.com) (Link)
Ken Smales - The First 125 Years
Nottingham Evening Post - Thursday 18 March 1976
Newcastle Evening Chronicle - Thursday 18 March 1976
Newcastle Journal - Thursday 18 March 1976

Season:
1975-76

Referee:
BH Daniels

Attendance:
16,995

Pos Before/After:
8 8

Opp Before/After:
3 3

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
York City (League Tier 2)

Sunderland:
Oct 08, 1980


GAME COUNT:

League:
2905 (of 5007)
League Tier 2:
1448 (of 2511)
Competitive:
3221 (of 5724)
Total:
4517 (of 7505)
Played:
48 years, 2 months, 28 days ago


Logo
FOREST
Manager: Brian Clough
Prior form: WWDWDW (Old to recent)

Goals
Ian Bowyer (3')
John O'Hare (29')
Logo
SUNDERLAND
Manager: Bob Stokoe
Prior form: WLWDLW (Old to recent)

Goals
Holden (27')

Lineup
 
Num Pos Age Player Notes
1GK19 Peter Wells
2D23 Colin Barrett
3D32 Frank Clark
4M26 John McGovern
5F29 Sammy Chapman
6M24 Ian Bowyer goal (3')
7M20 Terry Curran
8M24 Martin O'Neill
9F29 John O'Hare goal (29')
10F26 Barry Butlin
11F23 John Robertson
Subs
12F21 Jimmy McCann


Lineup

Num Pos Player
1GKMontgomery
2DMalone
3DBolton
4DLonghorn
5DAshurst
6MMoncur
7MKerr
8MTrain
9MHolden goal
10FRobson
11FGreenwood
Subs
12Henderson


All the games in Division 2 on this day (Wed Mar 17, 1976)
Home Score Away
Nottingham Forest2-1Sunderland
West Bromwich Albion0-1Bristol City

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
1Bristol City331611651281052301066421181.8214343 DWLWWD Safe
2Bolton Wanderers3216106492994226976423201.6896642 WLWLDD Safe
3Sunderland3118584929141036844813211.6896641 WLWDLW
4Notts County33167104733943261173721221.4242439 DWLWLL
5West Bromwich Albion32141173729681191083618191.2758639 WWLWWD
6Luton Town341671148391142301253918271.2307739 DLWWLW
7Southampton3316611553914113911251016281.4102638 WWLLLD
8Nottingham Forest331210114234817231749419171.2352934 WWDWDW
9Chelsea341210124543764231654822271.0465134 DLWWWD
10Oldham Athletic3412101248521061291824111934.9230834 DDLLDL
11Fulham34129134138854241244917261.0789533 WLLLWL
12Bristol Rovers33101310313567417134661422.8857133 LDLDWL
13Charlton Athletic3213712485593434264481429.8727333 WLDWWD
14Hull City3413615363983622165391423.9230832 DWWLWW
15Plymouth Argyle351191543471134321806111129.9148931 LWWDLD
16Blackpool33101112313968321204391019.7948731 LWDDDL
17Carlisle United341011133749773231934101430.7551031 WWDLDL
18Leyton Orient32101012273184516112671120.8709730 LWWLDL
19Blackburn Rovers3371313324246717213761521.7619027 WLDLLD
20Oxford United34711163248476192234101326.6666725 LLDWLW
21Portsmouth3486202647359111851111529.5531922 WWLLWW
22York City3375212757611019281411829.4736819 LLLLWW


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)
1Bristol City341711652281052301076422181.8571445 WLWWDW Safe 1-0
2Bolton Wanderers3216106492994226976423201.6896642 WLWLDD Safe
3Sunderland3218595031141036844914231.6129041 LWDLWL 1-2
4Notts County33167104733943261173721221.4242439 DWLWLL
5West Bromwich Albion33141183730682191183618191.2333339 WLWWDL 0-1
6Luton Town341671148391142301253918271.2307739 DLWWLW
7Southampton3316611553914113911251016281.4102638 WWLLLD
8Nottingham Forest341310114435917251849419171.2571436 WDWDWW 2-1
9Chelsea341210124543764231654822271.0465134 DLWWWD
10Oldham Athletic3412101248521061291824111934.9230834 DDLLDL
11Fulham34129134138854241244917261.0789533 WLLLWL
12Bristol Rovers33101310313567417134661422.8857133 LDLDWL
13Charlton Athletic3213712485593434264481429.8727333 WLDWWD
14Hull City3413615363983622165391423.9230832 DWWLWW
15Plymouth Argyle351191543471134321806111129.9148931 LWWDLD
16Blackpool33101112313968321204391019.7948731 LWDDDL
17Carlisle United341011133749773231934101430.7551031 WWDLDL
18Leyton Orient32101012273184516112671120.8709730 LWWLDL
19Blackburn Rovers3371313324246717213761521.7619027 WLDLLD
20Oxford United34711163248476192234101326.6666725 LLDWLW
21Portsmouth3486202647359111851111529.5531922 WWLLWW
22York City3375212757611019281411829.4736819 LLLLWW