FOREST 2 - 1 MANCHESTER UNITED - Sat Nov 12, 1977 (League Tier 1)

Date:
Sat Nov 12, 1977 (3:00 PM)

Opponent:
Manchester United

Home/Away:
Home

Ground:
City Ground

Game Type:
League Tier 1

Score:
2-1  WON 

Half-time: 0-1


Sources:
AFS (11v11.com) (Link)
WorldFootball.net (Link)
Mufcinfo.com (Link)
Football Post (Nottingham) - Saturday 12 November 1977
Ken Smales - The First 125 Years

Season:
1977-78

Referee:
George Courtney

Attendance:
30,183

Pos Before/After:
1 1

Opp Before/After:
15 16

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Hartlepool United (Testimonial)

League:
Leeds United

Manchester United:
Dec 17, 1977


GAME COUNT:

League:
2971 (of 5045)
League Tier 1:
1384 (of 2297)
Competitive:
3305 (of 5762)
Total:
4624 (of 7548)
Played:
46 years, 8 months, 4 days ago


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

Goals
Kenny Burns (49')
Archie Gemmill (72') - Archie Gemmill first goal
Logo
MANCHESTER UNITED
Manager: Dave Sexton
Prior form: WLWLLL (Old to recent)

Goals
Stuart Pearson (5')

Penalties Missed:
John Robertson

Lineup

Lineup

Num Pos Player
1GKPaddy Roche
2DJimmy Nicholl
3DStewart Houston
4DSammy McIlroy
5DBrian Greenhoff
6MMartin Buchan
7MChris McGrath
8MSteve Coppell
9MStuart Pearson goal
10FDavid McCreery
11FGordon Hill
Subs
12Arthur Albiston


All the games in Division 1 on this day (Sat Nov 12, 1977)
Home Score Away
Arsenal1-1Coventry City
Aston Villa0-1Middlesbrough
Bristol City3-1Derby County
Everton2-1Birmingham City
Leicester City2-1Ipswich Town
Manchester City2-3Leeds United
Norwich City0-0Chelsea
Nottingham Forest2-1Manchester United
Queens Park Rangers2-0Liverpool
West Ham United3-3West Bromwich Albion
Wolverhampton Wanderers1-0Newcastle United

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
1Nottingham Forest1410222896101724121171922 WDWWWL
2Everton1475227143311394211451319 WWWDDW
3West Bromwich Albion14833271661017422310121119 LWDWLW
4Coventry City148332518421149412119719 WDWDWW
5Liverpool14743171051111223268718 DWWDLL
6Manchester City1473424155111452231010917 LWLLWL
7Arsenal1473417952011221467817 DLWWDW
8Aston Villa147342016403108331108417 DWWDWW
9Norwich City146531820520104133816-217 WWLWDD
10Ipswich Town14554141551111604339-115 LLWDLW
11Birmingham City146261922412129214713-314 WDLWDW
12Leeds United1437421222411091331113-113 DLLLDD
13Middlesbrough144551620331107124613-413 WWDWLD
14Wolverhampton Wanderers1444620212231111223910-112 LLDWLL
15Manchester United13526171931286214913-212 WLWLLL
16Chelsea144469133327511428-412 DLDLWW
17Derby County14356162114298214713-511 WWDLDL
18Queens Park Rangers142661622223912043710-610 LLLLWD
19West Ham United142571523043611214912-89 LDDDWL
20Bristol City132471219222111202517-78 DWLLLD
21Newcastle United1422101731214913016818-146 LLLWDD
22Leicester City14149424124312025112-206 DLLLDL


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)
1Nottingham Forest15112230107101934121172024 DWWWLW 2-1
2Everton15852291543115104211451421 WWDDWW 2-1
3West Bromwich Albion15843301961017423313151120 WDWLWD 3-3
4Coventry City1584326194211494221210720 DWDWWD 1-1
25Arsenal15744181053012321467818 LWWDWD 1-1
16Liverpool157441712511112233610518 WWDLLL 0-2
27Norwich City156631820530104133816-218 WLWDDD 0-0
28Manchester City1573526185121682231010817 WLLWLL 2-3
19Aston Villa157352017404109331108317 WWDWWL 0-1
210Leeds United1547424242411092331415015 LLLDDW 3-2
111Ipswich Town155551517511116044411-215 LWDLWL 1-2
112Middlesbrough155551720331107224713-315 WDWLDW 1-0
113Wolverhampton Wanderers1554621213231211223910014 LDWLLW 1-0
314Birmingham City156272024412129215815-414 DLWDWL 1-2
115Chelsea154569133327512428-413 LDLWWD 0-0
116Manchester United145271821312862151015-312 LWLLLL 1-2
117Queens Park Rangers1536618223231112043710-412 LLLWDW 2-0
118Derby County15357172414298215816-711 WDLDLL 1-3
119Bristol City143471520322141302517-510 WLLLDW 3-1
120West Ham United152671826053914214912-810 DDDWLD 3-3
121Leicester City15249625224513025112-198 LLLDLW 2-1
122Newcastle United1522111732214913017819-156 LLWDDL 0-1

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