FOREST 2 - 1 ASTON VILLA - Wed Dec 26, 1979 (League Tier 1)

Date:
Wed Dec 26, 1979 (7:45 PM)

Opponent:
Aston Villa

Home/Away:
Home

Ground:
City Ground

Game Type:
League Tier 1

Score:
2-1 (Won)

Half-time: 0-0
Season:
1979-80

Referee:
D Richardson

Attendance:
30,979

Pos Before/After:
13 10

Opp Before/After:
7 7

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Coventry City (League Tier 1)

Aston Villa:
Apr 05, 1980


GAME COUNT:

League:
3061 (of 4969)
League Tier 1:
1474 (of 2221)
Competitive:
3439 (of 5676)
Total:
4782 (of 7448)

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



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

Goals:
John Robertson (50) (Pen)
Stan Bowles (57) - Stan Bowles first goal
Logo
ASTON VILLA
Manager: Ron Saunders
Prior form: WDDLWW (Old to recent)

Goals:
Gary Shaw (64)

Lineup:
Num Pos Player
1GKNigel Spink
2DKenny Swain
3DKen McNaught
4DBrendan Ormsby
5DDennis Mortimer
6MColin Gibson
7MGordon Cowans
8MDes Bremner
9MBrian Little
10FGary Shaw goal
11FTerry Donovan


All the games in Division 1 on this day (Wed Dec 26, 1979)
Home Score Away
Arsenal1-0Tottenham Hotspur
Bolton Wanderers1-1Everton
Brighton and Hove Albion3-0Crystal Palace
Derby County1-2Coventry City
Liverpool2-0Manchester United
Manchester City1-1Stoke City
Middlesbrough3-1Leeds United
Norwich City3-3Ipswich Town
Nottingham Forest2-1Aston Villa
West Bromwich Albion3-0Bristol City
Wolverhampton Wanderers0-0Southampton

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
1Liverpool201262451473025453220103130 WDWWWW
2Manchester United211263331492023334310111930 DWWDWW
3Arsenal21710426164521373521391024 WDDWDD
4Southampton21103834287122813326615623 LLWWWW
5Crystal Palace207942419640163154816523 WDDLWL
6Norwich City2187632286402092361219423 WLDDWD
7Aston Villa207942319533141126198423 WDDLWW
8Leeds United21786242552314102631015-122 WDWDWW
9Wolverhampton Wanderers20947262844213105051318-222 LDWWLL
10Middlesbrough208571917641135216612221 WWDLLW
11Tottenham Hotspur21858283461315122451322-621 LDLWLL
12Manchester City2193923306131510326820-721 WLLLWW
13Nottingham Forest2084828276211772271120120 LLLDLL
14Ipswich Town2192102527623189307718-220 WWLWWW
15Coventry City219210333871222112181127-520 WDWLLL
16West Bromwich Albion2058728265412212046614218 WLDDLD
17Everton2158826283441715244913-218 LDDWLL
18Stoke City2166925325241716145816-718 LWLWDL
19Bristol City215791725344911235814-817 LWDLLL
20Brighton and Hove Albion205510223333310132271220-1115 WDWLDW
21Derby County21631220315151613127418-1115 LWLDLL
22Bolton Wanderers2118121537172780110829-2210 LLDLLL


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)
1Liverpool211362471483027453220103332 DWWWWW 2-0
2Manchester United221264331692023334410131730 WWDWWL 0-2
3Arsenal22810427165521473521391126 DDWDDW 1-0
4Southampton22104834287122813336615624 LWWWWD 0-0
15Norwich City22886353165023122361219424 LDDWDD 3-3
46Middlesbrough219572218741166216612423 WDLLWW 3-1
7Aston Villa21795242153314112621010323 DDLWWL 1-2
38Crystal Palace217952422640163155819223 DDLWLL 0-3
9Wolverhampton Wanderers21957262845213105051318-223 DWWLLD 0-0
310Nottingham Forest2194830287211982271120222 LLDLLW 2-1
311Leeds United22787252852314102641118-322 DWDWWL 1-3
312Coventry City2210210353971222113181328-422 DWLLLW 2-1
113Manchester City2294924316231611326820-722 LLLWWD 1-1
14Ipswich Town22931028306231893171021-221 WLWWWD 3-3
415Tottenham Hotspur22859283561315122461323-721 DLWLLL 0-1
16West Bromwich Albion2168731266412512046614520 LDDLDW 3-0
17Everton22598272934417152541014-219 DDWLLD 1-1
18Stoke City2267926335241716155917-719 WLWDLD 1-1
119Brighton and Hove Albion216510253343313132271220-817 DWLDWW 3-0
120Bristol City2257101728344911236817-1117 WDLLLL 0-3
21Derby County22631321335161715127418-1215 WLDLLL 1-2
22Bolton Wanderers2219121638182890110829-2211 LDLLLD 1-1