SEASON: 1917-18


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This Season: 1917-18
Next Season: 1918-19
DIVISION:
World War I
MANAGER(s):
FA Cup:
-
League Cup:
-

Top Goalscorer:


WHAT HAPPENED
Due to the First World War, a regional league of 15 Midlands clubs was established for the main part of the season, and then a smaller regional league of 4 clubs was competed for to fill the rest of the season.

ALL GAMES
Competitive Games:
0
Competitive Goals:
0
Goals per game:


LEAGUE GAMES
League Games:
League Points:
out of 0 (2 points per win)
Points Percentage:
%

Goals scored, conceded and win and loss margins
Goal count:1 goal2 goals3 goals4 goals5+ goals
Scored
Conceded
Won By
Lost By

SEASON LEAGUE POSITIONS
Analysis of the league positions
This table shows:
(a) how many days we spent in each of the league positions
(b) how we did when we played teams in each of the league positions.

Position days Record against teams in each position
Forest
Pos
Num Days Opp
Pos
PWDLFAPointsResults (Green=win; Blue=draw; Red=loss)


ATTENDANCES (HOME)
Highest League Attendance:
-
Lowest League Attendance:
-
Average League Attendance:
-
Highest Cup Attendance:
-
Lowest Cup Attendance:
-

MISCELLANEOUS
Clean Sheets:
0
Yellow cards:
0
Red cards:
0
Own goals (for):
(scored by opponents for us)
Own goals (against):
(scored by us for opponents)
Penalties scored:
0
Penalties conceded:
0
Penalties missed:
0
Penalties saved:
0


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GAMES
 
Manager for all games: Bob Masters
WWI Initial Tournament
WeekDateOpponentH/AScoreResultAttPosScorers
Sat Sep 01, 1917Huddersfield TownA1-2Loss1,000Godfrey (?)
Sat Sep 08, 1917Huddersfield TownH3-0Win2,000Tinsley (?), Burton (?), Godfrey (?)
Sat Sep 15, 1917Sheffield WednesdayA3-0Win5,000Birch (?), Godfrey (?, ?)
Sat Sep 22, 1917Sheffield WednesdayH3-0Win2,000Godfrey (?, ?), Burton (?)
Sat Sep 29, 1917Bradford CityA3-0Win3,000Godfrey (?, ?), Birch (?)
Sat Oct 06, 1917Bradford CityH2-0Win3,000Tinsley (?), Birch (?)
Sat Oct 13, 1917Rotherham CountyH1-3Loss2,000Birch (?)
Sat Oct 20, 1917Rotherham CountyA3-1Win5,000Biggin (?), Tinsley (?), Burton (?)
Sat Oct 27, 1917Lincoln CityH0-1Loss2,000
Sat Nov 03, 1917Lincoln CityA1-3Loss-Burton (?)
Sat Nov 10, 1917Grimsby TownH5-0Win-Godfrey (?, ?), Birch (?, ?), Tinsley (?)
Sat Nov 17, 1917Grimsby TownA1-1Draw-Burton (?)
Sat Nov 24, 1917Birmingham CityH2-1Win12,000Tinsley (?), Godfrey (?)
Sat Dec 01, 1917Birmingham CityA1-1Draw15,000Birch (?)
Sat Dec 22, 1917Hull CityA2-3Loss2,000Banks (?), Tinsley (?)
Tue Dec 25, 1917Notts CountyA1-0Win-Birch (?)
Wed Dec 26, 1917Notts CountyH0-0Draw6,000
Sat Dec 29, 1917Hull CityH5-1Win1,500Tinsley (?, ?, ?, ?), Banks (?)
Sat Jan 05, 1918Leicester FosseA0-2Loss2,000
Sat Jan 12, 1918Leicester FosseH2-0Win4,000Tinsley (?), Godfrey (?)
Sat Jan 19, 1918Bradford Park AvenueA0-2Aba-
Sat Jan 26, 1918Bradford Park AvenueA0-0Draw4,000
Sat Feb 02, 1918Leeds CityA0-2Loss3,000
Sat Feb 09, 1918Leeds CityH0-1Loss3,000
Sat Feb 16, 1918Sheffield UnitedA1-0Win9,500Tinsley (?)
Sat Feb 23, 1918Sheffield UnitedH0-1Loss5,700
Sat Mar 02, 1918BarnsleyA0-1Loss1,000
Sat Mar 09, 1918BarnsleyH1-0Win3,000Gibson (?)
Tue Apr 02, 1918Bradford Park AvenueA0-3Loss3,000

WWI Second Tournament
WeekDateOpponentH/AScoreResultAttPosScorers
Sat Mar 16, 1918Birmingham CityA0-0Draw10,000
Sat Mar 23, 1918Birmingham CityH1-0Win7,000Birch (?)
Fri Mar 29, 1918Notts CountyA1-3Loss5,000Tinsley (?)
Sat Mar 30, 1918Leicester FosseA0-1Loss-
Mon Apr 01, 1918Notts CountyH0-3Loss7,000
Sat Apr 06, 1918Leicester FosseH2-0Win1,000Poole (?, ?)

Friendly
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Sat Dec 08, 1917Manton CollieryEnglandA5-2Win-Birch (?, ?), Godfrey (?), Godfrey (?), Wightman (?)
Sat Dec 15, 1917BolsoverEnglandA4-0Win-Wightman (?, ?, ?), ? (?)



TRANSFERS
Transfers before, during and immediately after the season.
In (13) Out (9)
Date Player Details Fee Date Player Details Fee
A Scott (1918)BoughtCodnorSold
CodnorBoughtCutts (1916-17)Sold
Frank KirrageBoughtHarold HallSold
G MullinsBoughtHoreSold
Harold HallBoughtRoadleySold
HoreBoughtSid IrelandSold
Joshua JohnsonBoughtSmithersSold
Percy BarrattBoughtThornwellSold
RoadleyBoughtWard (1917)Sold
Sid IrelandBought
SmithersBought
ThornwellBought
Ward (1917)Bought


SQUAD
Season Record (Competitive Games only)
Pos Num PlayerP W D L Goals Yellows Reds Went Off Came On Unused Sub Notes
Goalkeepers
GKCodnor
GKJoshua Johnson
GKRoadley
Defenders
DCutts (1916-17)
DFrank Cownley
DHarold Bulling
DHarold Wightman
DHarry Jones
Midfielders
MA Scott (1918)
MDavid Brown (1918)
MFrank Kirrage
MHarold Hall
MHarry Lowe
MHaydn Biggin
MJoby Godfrey
MJohn Poole
MJoseph Mills
MRobert Firth
MThomas Gibson
MThornwell
MWard (1917)
Forwards
FErnie Hampson
FG Mullins
FHenry Martin
FHore
FJames Birch
FNoah Burton
FPercy Barratt
FSid Ireland
FSmithers
FSticker Banks
FWalter Tinsley
A Brown (1917)
Bruce Godfrey


GOALSCORERS


Competitive goals only
Goals (Pens)PlayerGames


LEAGUE DOUBLES
Home and away victories for the season
Game 1 Game 2
Opponent Date H/A Score Date H/A Score