FOREST 2 - 0 MANCHESTER UNITED - Wed May 16, 1984 (League Tier 1)

Date:
Wed May 16, 1984 (7:45 PM)

Opponent:
Manchester United

Home/Away:
Home

Ground:
City Ground

Game Type:
League Tier 1

Score:
2-0  WON 

Half-time: 1-0


Sources:
AFS (11v11.com) (Link)
WorldFootball.net (Link)
Mufcinfo.com (Link)
Daily Mirror - Thursday 17 May 1984
Ken Smales - The First 125 Years

Season:
1983-84

Referee:
D Vickers

Sponsor:
Wrangler

Attendance:
23,651

Pos Before/After:
5 2

Opp Before/After:
2 3

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Mansfield Town (County Cup)

League:
Sheffield Wednesday

Manchester United:
Jun 03, 1984


GAME COUNT:

League:
3250 (of 5045)
League Tier 1:
1663 (of 2297)
Competitive:
3680 (of 5762)
Total:
5101 (of 7548)
Played:
40 years, 2 months, 8 days ago


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

Goals
Garry Birtles (34')
Viv Anderson (47') - Viv Anderson last goal
Logo
MANCHESTER UNITED
Manager: Ron Atkinson
Prior form: DWDDLD (Old to recent)

Goals

Lineup
 
Num Pos Age Player Notes
1GK27 Hans van BreukelenLast game
2D27 Viv Anderson goal (47')Last game
3D32 Kenny Swain
4D25 Bryn Gunn
5M20 Chris Fairclough
6M32 Ian Bowyer
7F22 Steve Wigley
8F27 Ian WallaceLast game
9F27 Garry Birtles goal (34')
10F23 Peter Davenport
11M21 Colin Walsh
Subs
12?


Lineup

Num Pos Player
1GKGary Bailey
2DMichael Duxbury
3DArthur Albiston
4DKevin Moran
5DPaul McGrath
6MClayton Blackmore
7MRay Wilkins
8MBryan Robson
9MArthur Graham
10FFrank Stapleton
11FMark Hughes
Subs
12Norman Whiteside


All the games in Division 1 on this day (Wed May 16, 1984)
Home Score Away
Nottingham Forest2-0Manchester 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 Status
1Liverpool422214673321452501289423204180 WDDWDD Champions
2Manchester United4120147713914344318611328213274 DWDDLD Safe
3Southampton412111963371542441767719202674 DWDWDW Safe
4Queens Park Rangers4222713673714433712831030253073 WWWWDL Safe
5Nottingham Forest412181274451343451784929282971 LWDLWW Safe
6Arsenal421891574601056412984933311463 WDWWDL Safe
7Everton42161412444299321127592330262 WDDWWW Safe
8Tottenham Hotspur421710156465114631246693341-161 WLLWLD Safe
9West Ham United42179166055104739247592131560 LDLDLL Safe
10Aston Villa421791659611434342236122539-260 LWWWLL Safe
11Watford42169176877975363172123246-957 LDWDLW Safe
12Ipswich Town421581955571146342344132134-253 WWDWWW Safe
13Sunderland421313164253894261854121635-1152 WLWLDW Safe
14Norwich City421215154849984342037111429-151 LDLDLD Safe
15Leicester City4213121765681155403027122538-351 DLLWLL Safe
16Luton Town42149195366759303374102333-1351 LWLDLL Safe
17West Bromwich Albion421491948621047302545121837-1451 WDLDWL Safe
18Stoke City4213111844631146302327121440-1950 DLDDWW Safe
19Coventry City421311185777858333356102444-2050 WLLDLW Safe
20Birmingham City421212183950777191855112032-1148 LDLDDD Relegated
21Notts County411011204969677303344131936-2041 LLWLDD Relegated
22Wolverhampton Wanderers42611252780489152823161252-5329 LDLDWL 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)
1Liverpool422214673321452501289423204180 WDDWDD Champions
32Nottingham Forest422281276451443471784929283174 WDLWWW Safe 2-0
13Manchester United4220148714114344318611428233074 WDDLDL Safe 0-2
14Southampton412111963371542441767719202674 DWDWDW Safe
15Queens Park Rangers4222713673714433712831030253073 WWWWDL Safe
6Arsenal421891574601056412984933311463 WDWWDL Safe
7Everton42161412444299321127592330262 WDDWWW Safe
8Tottenham Hotspur421710156465114631246693341-161 WLLWLD Safe
9West Ham United42179166055104739247592131560 LDLDLL Safe
10Aston Villa421791659611434342236122539-260 LWWWLL Safe
11Watford42169176877975363172123246-957 LDWDLW Safe
12Ipswich Town421581955571146342344132134-253 WWDWWW Safe
13Sunderland421313164253894261854121635-1152 WLWLDW Safe
14Norwich City421215154849984342037111429-151 LDLDLD Safe
15Leicester City4213121765681155403027122538-351 DLLWLL Safe
16Luton Town42149195366759303374102333-1351 LWLDLL Safe
17West Bromwich Albion421491948621047302545121837-1451 WDLDWL Safe
18Stoke City4213111844631146302327121440-1950 DLDDWW Safe
19Coventry City421311185777858333356102444-2050 WLLDLW Safe
20Birmingham City421212183950777191855112032-1148 LDLDDD Relegated
21Notts County411011204969677303344131936-2041 LLWLDD Relegated
22Wolverhampton Wanderers42611252780489152823161252-5329 LDLDWL Relegated

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