NEWCASTLE UNITED 5 - 0 FOREST - Sun May 11, 1997 (League Tier 1)

Date:
Sun May 11, 1997 (3:00 PM)

Opponent:
Newcastle United

Home/Away:
Away

Ground:
St. James Park (Newcastle)

Game Type:
League Tier 1

Score:
0-5  LOST 

Half-time: 0-4


Sources:
AFS (11v11.com) (Link)
WorldFootball.net (Link)
Daily Mirror - Monday 12 May 1997

Season:
1996-97

Referee:
Mike Reed

Sponsor:
Labbats

Attendance:
36,554

Pos Before/After:
20 20

Opp Before/After:
3 2

NEXT GAMES:

Next Game:
Lincoln City (Pre-Season Friendly)

League:
Port Vale

Newcastle United:
Sep 26, 1998


GAME COUNT:

League:
3778 (of 5045)
League Tier 1:
2145 (of 2297)
Competitive:
4358 (of 5762)
Total:
5948 (of 7548)
Played:
27 years, 2 months, 11 days ago
Notes:
Dave Bassett's first game as manager



Logo
FOREST
Manager: Dave Bassett
Prior form: DDLDDD (Old to recent)

Goals
Logo
NEWCASTLE UNITED
Manager: Kenny Dalglish
Prior form: DWWWDD (Old to recent)

Goals
Faustino Asprilla (20')
Les Ferdinand (23')
Les Ferdinand (26')
Alan Shearer (36')
Robbie Elliott (77')

Lineup
 
Num Pos Age Player Notes
13GK26 Alan Fettis
2D25 Des Lyttle
7M33 David Phillips
4D30 Colin Cooper
5D28 Steve Chettle
24M24 Brian O'Neil off for Dean Saunders (77')Last game
8M26 Scot Gemmill
6F22 Chris Bart-Williams off for Chris Allen (45')
10F27 Kevin Campbell
23F20 Ian Thomas-MooreFirst start
14F29 Ian Woan
Subs
9F32 Dean Saunders on for Brian O'Neil (77')
17M24 Chris Allen on for Chris Bart-Williams (45')
16M32 Nicola Jerkan
22F27 Bryan Roy
31GK19 David Henry


Lineup

Num Pos Player
1GKPavel Srnicek
2DWarren Barton
3DJohn Beresford
5DDarren Peacock
19DSteve Watson
26MRobbie Elliott goal
27MPhilippe Albert (68')
4MDavid Batty (72')
9MAlan Shearer goal
10FLes Ferdinand goal goal
11FFaustino Asprilla goal (65')
Subs
20Lee Clark (65')
8Peter Beardsley (72')
18Keith Gillespie (68')
Shaka Hislop
Hamilton


All the games in Division 1 on this day (Sun May 11, 1997)
Home Score Away
Aston Villa1-0Southampton
Blackburn Rovers2-4Leicester City
Derby County1-3Arsenal
Everton1-2Chelsea
Leeds United1-1Middlesbrough
Manchester United2-0West Ham United
Newcastle United5-0Nottingham Forest
Sheffield Wednesday1-1Liverpool
Tottenham Hotspur1-2Coventry City
Wimbledon1-0Sunderland

TABLES BEFORE AND AFTER THE GAME



Table before:
PREMIER LEAGUE Home Away
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGDPts Current Form Status
1Manchester United372012574441152361797338273072 LWWDDD Champions
2Liverpool371910861361063381994523172567 LWDLWL Safe
3Newcastle United371811868401233492068519202865 DWWWDD Safe
4Arsenal371811859311054361886423132865 LWWDDL Safe
5Aston Villa3716101146341053261365820211258 WWLDDL Safe
6Chelsea37151111565498233226392332256 LLLWWD Safe
7Sheffield Wednesday3714149495089124156582535-156 WDWLLL Safe
8Wimbledon37141112484686427216582125253 LWLLDW Safe
9Tottenham Hotspur37137174349846181553112534-646 WLLDWL Safe
10Derby County37111313445586424193792036-1146 WDWLDW Safe
11Leeds United37111214273776514124691325-1045 DDLDDD Safe
12Leicester City37111115425275722264682026-1044 DLLLDW Safe
13Blackburn Rovers37915134039846261911171420142 DLDWLD Safe
14West Ham United37101215394676627253691221-742 DLDWWD Safe
15Everton37101215435574723203882035-1242 LDWDDL Safe
16Southampton371011165055676322444101831-541 WDWDWW
17Sunderland371010173552766201834111534-1740 DDLWLW
18Middlesbrough371011165059856342526101634-938* DLLWDD
19Coventry City3781415365348719234681730-1738 LWWDDL
20Nottingham Forest3761615315439715273781627-2334 DDLDDD Relegated
*Middlesbrough deducted 3 points for failing to fulfill a fixture


Table after:
PREMIER LEAGUE Home Away
Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGDPts Current Form StatusResult(s)
1Manchester United382112576441252381797338273275 WWDDDW Champions 2-0
12Newcastle United381911873401333542068519203368 WWWDDW Safe 5-0
13Arsenal381911862321054361896426143068 WWDDLW Safe 3-1
24Liverpool381911862371063381995524182568 WDLWLD Safe 1-1
5Aston Villa3817101147341153271365820211361 WLDDLW Safe 1-0
6Chelsea38161111585598233227392533359 LLWWDW Safe 2-1
7Sheffield Wednesday38141595051810125166582535-157 DWLLLD Safe 1-1
8Wimbledon38151112494696428216582125356 WLLDWW Safe 1-0
39Leicester City38121115465475722265682428-847 LLLDWW Safe 4-2
110Tottenham Hotspur38137184451847191753112534-746 LLDWLL Safe 1-2
11Leeds United38111314283877515134691325-1046 DLDDDD Safe 1-1
212Derby County38111314455886525223792036-1346 DWLDWL Safe 1-3
13Blackburn Rovers38915144243847282311171420-142 LDWLDL Safe 2-4
14West Ham United381012163948766272536101223-942 LDWWDL Safe 0-2
15Everton38101216445774824223882035-1342 DWDDLL Safe 1-2
16Southampton381011175056676322444111832-641 DWDWWL Safe 0-1
217Coventry City3891415385448719235681931-1641 WWDDLW Safe 2-1
118Sunderland381010183553766201834121535-1840 DLWLWL Relegated 0-1
119Middlesbrough381012165160856342527101735-939* LLWDDD Relegated 1-1
20Nottingham Forest3861616315939715273791632-2834 DLDDDL Relegated 0-5
*Middlesbrough deducted 3 points for failing to fulfill a fixture