FOREST 2 - 1 SOUTHAMPTON - Tue Mar 22, 1977 (League Tier 2)

Date:
Tue Mar 22, 1977 (7:45 PM)

Opponent:
Southampton

Home/Away:
Home

Ground:
City Ground

Game Type:
League Tier 2

Score:
2-1  WON 

Half-time: 1-0


Sources:
AFS (11v11.com) (Link)
Ken Smales - The First 125 Years
Derby Daily Telegraph - Wednesday 23 March 1977

Season:
1976-77

Referee:
R Capey

Attendance:
12,393

Pos Before/After:
7 7

Opp Before/After:
13 13

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Blackpool (League Tier 2)

Southampton:
Oct 28, 1978


GAME COUNT:

League:
2945 (of 5007)
League Tier 2:
1488 (of 2511)
Competitive:
3277 (of 5724)
Total:
4584 (of 7505)
Played:
47 years, 1 month, 26 days ago


Review
This was a rescheduled game. The original match (on Feb 16th 1977) was abandoned in the second half due to fog when we were 0-1 down. This win meant that we gained an extra two points that might have been lost during the initial match and that meant we got promoted in third place!


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

Goals
Tony Woodcock (20')
Martin O'Neill (55')
Logo
SOUTHAMPTON
Manager: Lawrie McMenemy
Prior form: WDDWWD (Old to recent)

Goals
Rodrigues (63')

Lineup
 
Num Pos Age Player Notes
1GK20 John Middleton
2D20 Viv Anderson
3D33 Frank Clark
4F30 Sammy Chapman
5D28 Larry Lloyd
6M25 Ian Bowyer
7M27 John McGovern
8M25 Martin O'Neill goal (55')
9F25 Peter Withe
10F21 Tony Woodcock goal (20')
11F24 John Robertson
Subs
12F30 John O'Hare


Lineup

Num Pos Player
1GKWells
2DRodrigues goal
3DPeach
4DHolmes
5DBlythe
6MSteele
7MBall
8MOsgood (45')
9MWilliams
10FMacDougall
11F?
Subs
12Hebberd (45')


All the games in Division 2 on this day (Tue Mar 22, 1977)
Home Score Away
Bolton Wanderers3-4Carlisle United
Nottingham Forest2-1Southampton
Oldham Athletic1-1Charlton Athletic

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 AGDPts Current Form Status
1Chelsea321611556421060362065520221443 LDDDWW
2Wolverhampton Wanderers30169567351113371658230193241 DWWLWW
3Luton Town321841052341132281271824221840 WWWWDW
4Bolton Wanderers30167755381121311255624261739 WDDWLD
5Blackpool32121374534853231448422201137 DDLDWL
6Notts County311579504483420147453030637 DWWWDD
7Nottingham Forest3013895635833381955618162134 LWDLWL
8Millwall3112109463974526195642020734 DDLDDW
9Charlton Athletic31111195246104237211771525633 WLDLWD
10Blackburn Rovers311281133399332413358926-632 WWWDDD
11Oldham Athletic3012711404194228153391226-131 LWLDLL
12Hull City30715836357712712087923129 DDDWLD
13Southampton289109494666325213462425328 WDDWWD
14Sheffield United3091011364167324183381223-528 LDLWLW
15Plymouth Argyle3261412384947522192771630-1126 DDLLDW
16Bristol Rovers3298153855763231922121536-1726 WLLDDL
17Cardiff City309714404764623233381724-725 WLLWLL
18Burnley32711143452583201723111435-1825 LWLLWW
19Leyton Orient2871011293634613154651621-724 WLDDDL
20Fulham32710154054565252124101533-1424 LLLLDW
21Carlisle United317717325856623272111931-2621 LWLDLL
22Hereford United2949163559346162315101936-2417 LDLWLL


Table after:
SECOND DIVISION Home Away
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGDPts Current Form StatusResult(s)
1Chelsea321611556421060362065520221443 LDDDWW
2Wolverhampton Wanderers30169567351113371658230193241 DWWLWW
3Luton Town321841052341132281271824221840 WWWWDW
4Bolton Wanderers31167858421122341655624261639 DDWLDL 3-4
5Blackpool32121374534853231448422201137 DDLDWL
6Notts County311579504483420147453030637 DWWWDD
7Nottingham Forest3114895836933402055618162236 WDLWLW 2-1
8Millwall3112109463974526195642020734 DDLDDW
9Charlton Athletic32111295347104237211871626634 LDLWDD 1-1
110Oldham Athletic3112811414295229163391226-132 WLDLLD 1-1
111Blackburn Rovers311281133399332413358926-632 WWWDDD
12Hull City30715836357712712087923129 DDDWLD
13Southampton2991010504866325213472527228 DDWWDL 1-2
14Sheffield United3091011364167324183381223-528 LDLWLW
15Plymouth Argyle3261412384947522192771630-1126 DDLLDW
16Bristol Rovers3298153855763231922121536-1726 WLLDDL
17Cardiff City309714404764623233381724-725 WLLWLL
18Burnley32711143452583201723111435-1825 LWLLWW
19Leyton Orient2871011293634613154651621-724 WLDDDL
20Fulham32710154054565252124101533-1424 LLLLDW
21Carlisle United3287173661566232731111334-2523 WLDLLW 4-3
22Hereford United2949163559346162315101936-2417 LDLWLL

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