FOREST 2 - 0 ASTON VILLA - Sat Sep 17, 1977 (League Tier 1)

Date:
Sat Sep 17, 1977 (3:00 PM)

Opponent:
Aston Villa

Home/Away:
Home

Ground:
City Ground

Game Type:
League Tier 1

Score:
2-0  WON 

Half-time: 1-0


Sources:
AFS (11v11.com) (Link)
WorldFootball.net (Link)
AVFCHistory.co.uk (Link)
Ken Smales - The First 125 Years

Season:
1977-78

Referee:
A Porter

Attendance:
31,016

Pos Before/After:
3 3

Opp Before/After:
13 15

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Leicester City (League Tier 1)

Aston Villa:
Nov 29, 1977


GAME COUNT:

League:
2962 (of 5007)
League Tier 1:
1375 (of 2259)
Competitive:
3295 (of 5724)
Total:
4613 (of 7505)
Played:
46 years, 8 months, 12 days ago


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

Goals
Tony Woodcock (6')
John Robertson (90')
Logo
ASTON VILLA
Manager: Ron Saunders
Prior form: WLLDW (Old to recent)

Goals

Lineup
 
Num Pos Age Player Notes
1GK27 Peter ShiltonDebut
2D21 Viv Anderson
3D25 Colin Barrett
4M27 John McGovern
5D28 Larry Lloyd
6D23 Kenny Burns
7M25 Martin O'Neill
8M26 Ian Bowyer
9F26 Peter Withe
10F21 Tony Woodcock goal (6')
11F24 John Robertson goal (90')
Subs
12F30 John O'Hare


Lineup

Num Pos Player
1GKJimmy Rimmer
2DKen McNaught
3DJohn Gidman
4DJohn Robson
5DLeighton Phillips
6MGordon Cowans
7MAlex Cropley
8MDennis Mortimer
9MFrank Carrodus
10FJohn Deehan
11FBrian Little
Subs
12Gordon Smith


All the games in Division 1 on this day (Sat Sep 17, 1977)
Home Score Away
Arsenal2-1Leicester City
Birmingham City3-0Newcastle United
Bristol City3-2West Ham United
Coventry City2-1Middlesbrough
Derby County2-2Leeds United
Everton3-0Norwich City
Ipswich Town1-1Liverpool
Manchester United0-1Chelsea
Nottingham Forest2-0Aston Villa
Queens Park Rangers1-1Manchester City
West Bromwich Albion2-2Wolverhampton Wanderers

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 AGDPts Current Form Status
1Manchester City54101222107120051109 DWWWW
2Liverpool541091300701102189 DWWWW
3Nottingham Forest5401106200402016648 WWWLW
4West Bromwich Albion5311106200511115547 WDLWW
5Manchester United531185110212016437 WWDWL
6Leeds United522198210530114516 LDWDW
7Wolverhampton Wanderers522176111441103216 WWDDL
8Ipswich Town522132200200211216 WDDWL
9Norwich City5221671203210135-16 WDDLW
10Everton521286011132017325 LLWDW
11Arsenal521253200400121325 LWDWL
12Coventry City521288110531023505 WLWDL
13Aston Villa5212681023611032-25 WLLDW
14Queens Park Rangers512276101420213414 LLDWD
15Middlesbrough512266111430112304 DDWLL
16Leicester City5122281112501103-64 DWDLL
17West Ham United5113690123610133-33 LLLWD
18Chelsea5113471114300204-33 LWLLD
19Bristol City5023360113401202-32 LLDDL
20Birmingham City5104390021510224-62 LLLLW
21Derby County5023280110101227-62 LDLLD
22Newcastle United51045121025800204-72 WLLLL


Table after:
FIRST 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)
1Manchester City642013321071210621010 DWWWWD 1-1
2Liverpool64201023007012032810 DWWWWD 1-1
3Nottingham Forest65011263006020166610 WWWLWW 2-0
4West Bromwich Albion6321128210731115548 WDLWWD 2-2
55Everton6312116111432017357 LLWDWW 3-0
56Arsenal631274300610121337 LWDWLW 2-1
27Manchester United631286111222016427 WWDWLL 0-1
28Leeds United62311110210530216717 LDWDWD 2-2
39Coventry City6312109210741023517 WLWDLW 2-1
310Wolverhampton Wanderers623198111441205417 WWDDLD 2-2
311Ipswich Town623143210310211217 WDDWLD 1-1
312Norwich City62226101203210238-46 WDDLWL 0-3
113Queens Park Rangers613287111530213415 LLDWDD 1-1
414Chelsea6213571114310214-25 LWLLDW 1-0
215Aston Villa62136101023611134-45 WLLDWL 0-2
116Middlesbrough6123781114301235-14 DDWLLL 1-2
217Bristol City6123681116601202-24 LLDDLW 3-2
218Birmingham City6204691024510224-34 LLLLWW 3-0
319Leicester City61233101112501215-74 DWDLLL 1-2
320West Ham United61148120123610256-43 LLLWDL 2-3
21Derby County60334100212301227-63 LDLLDD 2-2
22Newcastle United61055151025800307-102 WLLLLL 0-3