CHELSEA 1 - 3 FOREST - Sat Apr 07, 1979 (League Tier 1)

Date:
Sat Apr 07, 1979 (3:00 PM)

Opponent:
Chelsea

Home/Away:
Away

Ground:
Stamford Bridge

Game Type:
League Tier 1

Score:
3-1  WON 

Half-time: 2-0


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

Season:
1978-79

Referee:
E Hughes

Attendance:
29,213

Pos Before/After:
4 3

Opp Before/After:
22 22

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Cologne (European Cup)

League:
Derby County

Chelsea:
Jan 01, 1985


GAME COUNT:

League:
3029 (of 5007)
League Tier 1:
1442 (of 2259)
Competitive:
3393 (of 5724)
Total:
4728 (of 7505)
Played:
45 years, 6 days ago


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

Goals
Trevor Francis (8')
Martin O'Neill (42')
Ian Bowyer (48')
Logo
CHELSEA
Manager: Danny Blanchflower
Prior form: LLLLDD (Old to recent)

Goals
Ray Wilkins (70')

Lineup
 
Num Pos Age Player Notes
1GK29 Peter Shilton
2D22 Viv Anderson
3D20 Bryn Gunn
4M29 John McGovern
5D30 Larry Lloyd
6D29 David Needham
7M27 Martin O'Neill goal (42')
8F32 Archie Gemmill off for John O'Hare
9F24 Trevor Francis goal (8')
10M27 Ian Bowyer goal (48')
11F26 John Robertson
Subs
12F32 John O'Hare on for Archie Gemmill


Lineup

Num Pos Player
1GKPetar Borota
2DMichael Nutton
3DDavid Stride
4DGraham Wilkins
5DMicky Droy
6MRon Harris
7MEamon Bannon
8MRay Wilkins goal
9MLee Frost
10FTrevor Aylott
11FTommy Langley
Subs
12Gary Stanley


All the games in Division 1 on this day (Sat Apr 07, 1979)
Home Score Away
Birmingham City2-2Southampton
Bolton Wanderers2-1Queens Park Rangers
Chelsea1-3Nottingham Forest
Coventry City1-1Aston Villa
Derby County0-1Bristol City
Leeds United1-1Ipswich Town
Liverpool3-0Arsenal
Manchester City3-1Wolverhampton Wanderers
Norwich City2-2Manchester United
Tottenham Hotspur1-2Middlesbrough
West Bromwich Albion1-0Everton

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
1Liverpool302163631114204047432375248 WDDDWW Safe
2West Bromwich Albion29196461271032331293228153444 LWWWWW Safe
3Everton341514546321061271258419201444 WDDDDL Safe
4Nottingham Forest3014142451997029857216112642 DWWWDW Safe
5Arsenal33151085133972301563621181840 LWLDLD Safe
6Leeds United32141175741734281578329261639 WWDWLD Safe
7Coventry City35111311435786330263781331-1435 DDWLDD
8Manchester United301389495074423206452630-134 DWWLWD
9Ipswich Town3313713424084627195371521233 DDWLWD
10Norwich City3471984648782251301162135-233 WLDWLD
11Bristol City35129144044954301834101026-433 LLDLWW
12Tottenham Hotspur33111111364965514205662229-1333 WDWDLL
13Aston Villa3010128383257322175551615632 WLWLDL
14Southampton3110111036368622814258822031 WWWLDD
15Middlesbrough3311814474484529193491825330 WWDWDW
16Manchester City3281212434444620224862322-128 DWDDLL
17Bolton Wanderers32108144456933301715111439-1228 DLWWDW
18Derby County3499163756755221924111537-1927 LWDLDD
19Wolverhampton Wanderers32105173255736192432111331-2325 LDLWDW
20Queens Park Rangers34511183355386182523121530-2221 LWLLDL
21Birmingham City335622295055620190116931-2116 WDLWLD
22Chelsea33482132712410163224111639-3916 LLLLLD


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)
1Liverpool312263661115204347432375550 DDDWWW Safe 3-0
2West Bromwich Albion30206462271132341293228153546 WWWWWW Safe 1-0
13Nottingham Forest3115142482097029867219122844 WWWDWW Safe 3-1
14Everton351514646331061271258519211344 DDDDLL Safe 0-1
15Leeds United33141275842744291678329261640 WDWLDD Safe 1-1
16Arsenal34151095136972301563721211540 WLDLDL Safe 0-3
7Coventry City36111411445887331273781331-1436 DWLDDD Safe 1-1
8Manchester United311399515274423206552832-135 WWLWDD 2-2
29Bristol City36139144144954301844101126-335 LDLWWW 1-0
110Ipswich Town3413813434184627195471622234 DWLWDD 1-1
111Norwich City3572084850792271501162135-234 LDWLDD 2-2
112Aston Villa3110138393357322175651716633 LWLDLD 1-1
113Tottenham Hotspur34111112375165615225662229-1433 DWDLLL 1-2
114Middlesbrough3412814494584529194492026432 WDWDWW 2-1
115Southampton32101210383886228142681024032 WWLDDD 2-2
16Manchester City3391212464554623234862322130 WDDLLW 3-1
17Bolton Wanderers331181446571033321815111439-1130 LWWDWW 2-1
18Derby County3599173757756222024111537-2027 WDLDDL 0-1
19Wolverhampton Wanderers33105183358736192432121434-2525 DLWDWL 1-3
20Queens Park Rangers35511193457386182523131632-2321 WLLDLL 1-2
21Birmingham City345722315256622210116931-2117 DLWLDD 2-2
22Chelsea34482233742411173524111639-4116 LLLLDL 1-3