ASTON VILLA 1 - 2 FOREST - Sat Sep 30, 1978 (League Tier 1)

Date:
Sat Sep 30, 1978 (3:00 PM)

Opponent:
Aston Villa

Home/Away:
Away

Ground:
Villa Park

Game Type:
League Tier 1

Score:
2-1  WON 

Half-time: 0-1


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

Season:
1978-79

Referee:
Kevin McNally

Attendance:
36,735

Pos Before/After:
8 6

Opp Before/After:
7 12

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Oxford United (League Cup)

League:
Wolverhampton Wanderers

Aston Villa:
Jan 10, 1979


GAME COUNT:

League:
3006 (of 5007)
League Tier 1:
1419 (of 2259)
Competitive:
3357 (of 5724)
Total:
4689 (of 7505)
Played:
45 years, 4 months, 25 days ago


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

Goals
Tony Woodcock (49')
John Robertson (78') (Pen)
Logo
ASTON VILLA
Manager: Ron Saunders
Prior form: WLDWDL (Old to recent)

Goals
Tommy Craig (20') (Pen)

Lineup

Lineup

Num Pos Player
1GKJimmy Rimmer
2DGary Williams
3DAllan Evans
4DKen McNaught
5DJohn Gregory
6MTommy Craig goal
7MGary Shelton
8MGordon Cowans (69')
9MDennis Mortimer
10FBrian Little
11FJohn Deehan
Subs
12Lee Jenkins (69')


All the games in Division 1 on this day (Sat Sep 30, 1978)
Home Score Away
Aston Villa1-2Nottingham Forest
Bristol City2-2Everton
Chelsea1-3West Bromwich Albion
Leeds United3-0Birmingham City
Liverpool3-0Bolton Wanderers
Manchester United1-0Manchester City
Middlesbrough2-3Arsenal
Norwich City3-0Derby County
Southampton1-2Ipswich Town
Tottenham Hotspur1-1Coventry City
Wolverhampton Wanderers1-0Queens Park Rangers

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
1Liverpool76102133001013101121813 WWWWWD
2Everton75201034007112032712 WWDWDW
3Coventry City74211152207320142610 DWWWLD
4Manchester City7331138211751206359 DLDWWW
5West Bromwich Albion7331127220941113359 WWDDLD
6Bristol City741286210522023429 DWLLWW
7Aston Villa732295120322026348 WLDWDL
8Nottingham Forest716065130540301118 DDDWDD
9Manchester United7241891203212157-18 WLDDDD
10Arsenal7232118220940122437 DLWLWD
11Norwich City723214122108202261027 DLDDWL
12Leeds United72231110102651215516 LWWLLD
13Derby County72239112116601235-26 LDLLWW
14Southampton722311142107501349-36 DWDWLL
15Queens Park Rangers7223691212210247-36 LDLDWW
16Bolton Wanderers722310142118701227-46 DLDWLW
17Tottenham Hotspur722371711146112311-106 LDLWWL
18Ipswich Town7214791033611143-25 LWDLWL
19Middlesbrough71247110121411267-44 WLDLLD
20Chelsea71247140031812166-74 WDLLLD
21Birmingham City70345150223801227-103 LDDLLD
22Wolverhampton Wanderers71065131023400429-82 LLWLLL


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 FormResult(s)
1Liverpool87102434001313101122115 WWWWDW 3-0
2Everton85301254007113054713 WDWDWD 2-2
23West Bromwich Albion84311582209421164711 WDDLDW 3-1
14Coventry City84311262207321153611 WWWLDD 1-1
15Bristol City84221082207420234210 WLLWWD 2-2
26Nottingham Forest8260861305413032210 DDWDDW 2-1
27Manchester United8341992204212157010 LDDDDW 1-0
38Norwich City8332171231011202261059 LDDWLW 3-0
19Arsenal83321410220941125649 LWLWDW 3-2
610Manchester City8332139211751216449 LDWWWL 0-1
111Leeds United83231410202951215548 WWLLDW 3-0
512Aston Villa8323107121442026338 LDWDLL 1-2
513Ipswich Town83149101033621164-17 WDLWLW 2-1
314Tottenham Hotspur823381812157112311-107 DLWWLD 1-1
115Southampton822412162118701349-46 WDWLLL 1-2
116Queens Park Rangers82246101212210348-46 DLDWWL 0-1
417Derby County82249142116601338-56 DLLWWL 0-3
218Bolton Wanderers8224101721187013210-76 LDWLWL 0-3
19Middlesbrough81259140133711267-54 LDLLDL 2-3
220Wolverhampton Wanderers82066132024400429-74 LWLLLW 1-0
121Chelsea812581700421112166-94 DLLLDL 1-3
122Birmingham City803551802238013210-133 DDLLDL 0-3