FOREST 3 - 1 MANCHESTER CITY - Wed May 09, 1979 (League Tier 1)

Date:
Wed May 09, 1979 (7:45 PM)

Opponent:
Manchester City

Home/Away:
Home

Ground:
City Ground

Game Type:
League Tier 1

Score:
3-1  WON 

Half-time: 1-0


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

Season:
1978-79

Referee:
Morris Baker

Attendance:
21,104

Pos Before/After:
3 3

Opp Before/After:
14 14

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Southampton (Testimonial)

League:
Leeds United

Manchester City:
Oct 13, 1979


GAME COUNT:

League:
3038 (of 5007)
League Tier 1:
1451 (of 2259)
Competitive:
3404 (of 5724)
Total:
4739 (of 7505)
Played:
45 years, 1 month, 11 days ago


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

Goals
Garry Birtles
Tony Woodcock
Ian Bowyer
Logo
MANCHESTER CITY
Manager: Tony Book
Prior form: LWWLWW (Old to recent)

Goals
Larry Lloyd (OG)

Lineup

Lineup

Num Pos Player
11Joe Corrigan
22Nicky Reid
33Willie Donachie
44Tony Henry
55Dave Watson
66Colin Bell
77Mick Channon
88Kazimierz Deyna
99Barry Silkman
1010Asa Hartford
1111Gary Owen
Subs
12Colin Viljoen


All the games in Division 1 on this day (Wed May 09, 1979)
Home Score Away
Nottingham Forest3-1Manchester City

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
1Liverpool4028848116192051496430126564 WDDWWW Champions
2West Bromwich Albion3923115713313523814106333193857 DDDWWW Safe
3Nottingham Forest391818355241010031988324153154 DWDLWD Safe
4Everton4217178524012723217510620231251 DWLWLD Safe
5Leeds United4018148694711444020710429272250 WDWWDW Safe
6Arsenal4117131160471182371865923291347 DWLLDD Safe
7Ipswich Town411991359491146342185725281047 WWWWDW Safe
8Aston Villa401416105646893372567719211044 WWWDDL Safe
9Manchester United41151412596296528246873138-344 DWDDLW Safe
10Coventry City421416125868117341293991739-1044 DWDWLW Safe
11Middlesbrough4115101657491055332055112429840 DWLLDW Safe
12Bristol City4215101747511164341944131332-440 WLWLDL Safe
13Southampton4212161447539102352036121233-640 DWDLLL Safe
14Manchester City40131314555095632254882325539 LWWLWW Safe
15Tottenham Hotspur41121514476168618256782936-1439 DDDLDW Safe
16Norwich City427231251577104291901382238-637 LLLLDD Safe
17Bolton Wanderers4212111954751056362826131847-2135 LLDLDL Safe
18Wolverhampton Wanderers421382144681047262634141842-2434 DWDWLL Safe
19Derby County421011214471858252526131946-2731 LLWLDL Safe
20Queens Park Rangers41613224569497242924152140-2425 DDLWLL Relegated
21Birmingham City42610263764597242511191339-2722 LDLLDW Relegated
22Chelsea40582742903413224124142049-4818 LLLWLL Relegated


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)
1Liverpool4028848116192051496430126564 WDDWWW Champions
2West Bromwich Albion3923115713313523814106333193857 DDDWWW Safe
3Nottingham Forest4019183582511100341088324153356 WDLWDW Safe 3-1
4Everton4217178524012723217510620231251 DWLWLD Safe
5Leeds United4018148694711444020710429272250 WDWWDW Safe
6Arsenal4117131160471182371865923291347 DWLLDD Safe
7Ipswich Town411991359491146342185725281047 WWWWDW Safe
8Aston Villa401416105646893372567719211044 WWWDDL Safe
9Manchester United41151412596296528246873138-344 DWDDLW Safe
10Coventry City421416125868117341293991739-1044 DWDWLW Safe
11Middlesbrough4115101657491055332055112429840 DWLLDW Safe
12Bristol City4215101747511164341944131332-440 WLWLDL Safe
13Southampton4212161447539102352036121233-640 DWDLLL Safe
14Manchester City41131315565395632254892428339 WWLWWL Safe 1-3
15Tottenham Hotspur41121514476168618256782936-1439 DDDLDW Safe
16Norwich City427231251577104291901382238-637 LLLLDD Safe
17Bolton Wanderers4212111954751056362826131847-2135 LLDLDL Safe
18Wolverhampton Wanderers421382144681047262634141842-2434 DWDWLL Safe
19Derby County421011214471858252526131946-2731 LLWLDL Safe
20Queens Park Rangers41613224569497242924152140-2425 DDLWLL Relegated
21Birmingham City42610263764597242511191339-2722 LDLLDW Relegated
22Chelsea40582742903413224124142049-4818 LLLWLL Relegated

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