FOREST 2 - 0 BRISTOL CITY - Sat Feb 24, 1979 (League Tier 1)

Date:
Sat Feb 24, 1979 (3:00 PM)

Opponent:
Bristol City

Home/Away:
Home

Ground:
City Ground

Game Type:
League Tier 1

Score:
2-0 (Won)

Half-time: 2-0
Season:
1978-79

Referee:
D Richardson

Attendance:
28,008

Pos Before/After:
6 6

Opp Before/After:
7 7

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Arsenal (FA Cup)

League:
Ipswich Town

Bristol City:
Sep 22, 1979


GAME COUNT:

League:
3021 (of 4969)
League Tier 1:
1434 (of 2221)
Competitive:
3381 (of 5676)
Total:
4714 (of 7448)

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



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

Goals:
David Needham (8)
Garry Birtles (16)
Logo
BRISTOL CITY
Manager: Alan Dicks
Prior form: DLDWLL (Old to recent)

Goals:

Lineup:
Num Pos Player
1GKRaymond Cashley
2DDavid Rodgers
3DTerry Cooper
4DGary Collier
5DTrevor Tainton
6MGerry Sweeney
7MGerald Gow
8MPeter Cormack ()
9MJoe Royle
10FThomas Ritchie
11FKevin Mabbutt
Subs
12Jimmy Mann ()


All the games in Division 1 on this day (Sat Feb 24, 1979)
Home Score Away
Arsenal0-1Wolverhampton Wanderers
Birmingham City1-0Tottenham Hotspur
Bolton Wanderers2-1Chelsea
Coventry City0-3Manchester City
Derby County0-2Liverpool
Everton0-1Ipswich Town
Manchester United1-1Aston Villa
Norwich City1-0Middlesbrough
Nottingham Forest2-0Bristol City
Queens Park Rangers0-1Southampton
West Bromwich Albion1-2Leeds 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
1Liverpool241833561012103536232174639 WLWWWW
2Arsenal2614844522851261263319102336 LWWWDW
3Everton2613103372294022746315151536 WDDLWL
4West Bromwich Albion231463482263123883225142634 WWWWDL
5Leeds United2712964932724261357223191733 DWDWWW
6Nottingham Forest22911225154601165521491029 LWDDLW
7Bristol City2810810343374324143471019128 DLDWLL
8Coventry City251078334074123153371025-727 WLDLLW
9Tottenham Hotspur26998294253512204631722-1327 DDDLLW
10Manchester United241068354153416185341923-626 WLLLLW
11Southampton2689931327522412147720-125 DLLDWW
12Aston Villa22710527202621212543158724 DWDDDD
13Ipswich Town259412333462621163261218-122 WDWWLD
14Norwich City244146333947219130741426-622 DDDDDL
15Derby County248610294264219152281027-1322 LLDDWD
16Manchester City256910333333616193641714021 LDDLWL
17Middlesbrough246612323543418132381422-318 WLDDLD
18Bolton Wanderers236611294153319131381028-1218 WWLWDD
19Queens Park Rangers254101124373751622136815-1318 DLDDDL
20Wolverhampton Wanderers2573152446625141811101028-2217 WDWLWD
21Chelsea254615285422813262471528-2614 DDLWWL
22Birmingham City252419214323614170113726-228 LLLLLL


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)
1Liverpool251933581012103537232374841 LWWWWW 2-0
2Arsenal2714854523852261363319102236 WWWDWL 0-1
3Everton2713104372394122846315151436 DDLWLL 0-1
14Leeds United2813965133724261367225201835 WDWWWW 2-1
15West Bromwich Albion2414644924632241083225142534 WWWDLL 1-2
6Nottingham Forest231011227155601365521491231 WDDLWW 2-0
7Bristol City2910811343574324143481021-128 LDWLLL 0-2
38Southampton2799932327522412247820027 LLDWWW 1-0
19Manchester United251078364254417195341923-627 LLLLWD 1-1
210Coventry City261079334374223183371025-1027 LDLLWL 0-3
211Tottenham Hotspur27999294353512204641723-1427 DDLLWL 0-1
12Aston Villa23711528212621212553169725 WDDDDD 1-1
13Ipswich Town2610412343462621164261318024 DWWLDW 1-0
14Norwich City255146343957220130741426-524 DDDDLW 1-0
115Manchester City267910363333616194642014323 DDLWLW 3-0
116Derby County258611294464319172281027-1522 LDDWDL 0-2
117Bolton Wanderers247611314263321141381028-1120 WLWDDW 2-1
218Wolverhampton Wanderers2683152546625141821101128-2119 DWLWDW 1-0
219Middlesbrough256613323643418132391423-418 LDDLDL 0-1
120Queens Park Rangers264101224383761623136815-1418 LDDDLL 0-1
21Chelsea264616295622813262481630-2714 DLWWLL 1-2
22Birmingham City263419224333615170113726-2110 LLLLLW 1-0