SOUTHAMPTON 2 - 3 FOREST - Sat Mar 17, 1979 (League Cup)

Date:
Sat Mar 17, 1979 (3:00 PM)

Opponent:
Southampton

Home/Away:
Neutral

Ground:
Wembley

Game Type:
League Cup

Round:
Final

Score:
3-2  WON 

Half-time: 0-1


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

Season:
1978-79

Referee:
Peter Reeves

Attendance:
96,952

Forest Tier / Pos:
Tier 1/6th

Opp Tier / Pos:
Tier 1/13th

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Grasshoppers Zurich (European Cup)

League Cup:
Blackburn Rovers

League:
Coventry City

Southampton:
May 02, 1979


GAME COUNT:

League Cup:
47 (of 217)
Competitive:
3387 (of 5762)
Total:
4722 (of 7548)
Played:
45 years, 3 months, 28 days ago
Notes:
Won the League Cup at Wembley



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

Goals
Garry Birtles (51')
Garry Birtles (79')
Tony Woodcock (83')
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SOUTHAMPTON
Manager: Lawrie McMenemy
Prior form: LDWWWW (Old to recent)

Goals
David Peach (16')
Nick Holmes (87')

Lineup
 
Num Pos Age Player Notes
1GK29 Peter Shilton
2D26 Colin Barrett
3D35 Frank Clark
4M29 John McGovern
5D30 Larry Lloyd
6D29 David Needham
7M27 Martin O'Neill
8F31 Archie Gemmill
9F22 Garry Birtles goal (51') goal (79')
10F23 Tony Woodcock goal (83')
11F26 John Robertson
Subs
12M27 Ian Bowyer


Lineup

Num Pos Player
1GKTerry Gennoe
2DIvan Golac
3DDavid Peach goal
4DSteve Williams
5DChris Nichol
6MMalcolm Waldron
7MAlan Ball
8MPhil Boyer
9MAustin Hayes
10FNick Holmes goal
11FTerry Curran
Subs
12Tony Sealy


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