FOREST 0 - 0 CHELSEA - Sat Aug 03, 1996 (Pre-Season Friendly)

Date:
Sat Aug 03, 1996 (3:00 PM)

Opponent:
Chelsea

Home/Away:
Home

Ground:
City Ground

Game Type:
Pre-Season Friendly

Round:
Semi

Score:
0-0 (Lost 3-4 on penalties)

Half-time: 0-0


Sources:
Ken Smales - The Official Statistical History
Wikipedia (Link)
Independent (Link)
Nottingham Evening Post - Monday 05 August 1996

Season:
1996-97

Referee:
David Elleray

Sponsor:
Labbats

Attendance:
27,427

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Manchester United (Pre-Season Friendly)

Pre-Season Friendly:
Manchester United

League:
Coventry City

Chelsea:
Sep 28, 1996


GAME COUNT:

Pre-Season Friendly:
188 (of 354)
Total:
5900 (of 7505)
Played:
27 years, 9 months, 25 days ago
Notes:
Lost 3-4 on penalties



Review
This was the first game in the 4-team Umbro International Tournament of 1996, that we hosted at the City Ground.
We played Chelsea in the semi-final, drawing 0-0 and losing on penalties. In the other game Manchester United lost 2-1 to Ajax so faced us in the 3rd/4th place playoff tomorrow, where we lost 3-1. Chelsea beat Ajax 2-1 in the final.


Logo
FOREST
Manager: Frank Clark

Goals
Logo
CHELSEA
Manager: Ruud Gullit

Goals

Penalties (Forest kicked first):
1. Stuart Pearce (Missed - 0-0)
2. Ian Woan (Scored - 1-1)
3. Bryan Roy (Scored - 2-1)
4. Mark Crossley (Scored - 3-2)
5. Scot Gemmill (Missed - 3-3)

Penalties:
1. Dennis Wise (Scored - 0-1)
2. Nichols (Saved - 1-1)
3. Hughes (Scored - 2-2)
4. Frank LeBoeuf (Scored - 3-3)
5. Roberto Di Matteo (Scored - 3-4)

Lineup

Lineup

Num Pos Player
GKDimitri Kharime
DPetrescu
DPhelan  (45')
DJohnsen
DFrank LeBoeuf
MClarke
MSpencer (62')
MRoberto Di Matteo
MBurley  (73')
FHughes
FDennis Wise
Subs
Myers (45')
Nichols (62')
Morris (73')
Hitchcock
Lee
Sinclair
Peacock

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