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SEASON: 1940-41


Prev Season: 1939-40
This Season: 1940-41
Next Season: 1941-42
DIVISION:
World War II
MANAGER(s):

Due to the Second World War, clubs were split into two regional leagues - Forest were in the Southern League.
There was also a Wartime Cup as well as a Midland Cup; games competed for in the Midland Cup also counted toward the League.
Note: Final league position was decided on Goal Average instead of Points, as not all clubs were able to play a full season of games.
FA Cup:
-
League Cup:
-

Top Goalscorer:

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

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)
Not included: Week 1 game against Birmingham City (2-3) as all teams were unplaced at the time

ATTENDANCES (HOME)
Highest League Attendance:
0
Lowest League Attendance:
0
Average League Attendance:
0
Highest Cup Attendance:
0
Lowest Cup Attendance:
0

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


END OF SEASON TABLE (1940-41)



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GAMES
Manager for all games: Billy Walker

WWII Main League
WeekDateOpponentH/AScoreResultAttPosScorers
1Sat Aug 31, 1940Birmingham CityH2-3Loss-Smith (?, ?)
2Sat Sep 07, 1940Birmingham CityA1-2Loss-Hunter (?)
3Sat Sep 14, 1940Leicester CityH6-3Win-Peacock (?, ?), Smith (?, ?, ?), Barks (?)
4Sat Sep 21, 1940Leicester CityA2-2Draw-Antonio (?), Hunter (?)
5Sat Sep 28, 1940WalsallH2-0Win-Smith (?), Peacock (?)
6Sat Oct 05, 1940WalsallA3-4Loss-Smith (?), Antonio (?), Maund (?)
7Sat Oct 12, 1940Northampton TownH1-0Win-Crisp (?)
8Sat Oct 26, 1940Stoke CityH3-3Draw-Langton (?), Wood (?), Antonio (?)
9Sat Nov 02, 1940Stoke CityA0-5Loss-
10Sat Nov 16, 1940Northampton TownA0-7Loss-
11Sat Dec 07, 1940West Bromwich AlbionA0-5Loss-
12Sat Dec 14, 1940Mansfield TownA1-2Loss-Crisp (?)
13Sat Dec 21, 1940Mansfield TownH1-4Loss-Collins (?)
14Wed Dec 25, 1940Notts CountyH2-4Loss-Iverson (?), Jones (?)
15Sat Dec 28, 1940West Bromwich AlbionA3-5Loss-Clark (?, ?), Brown (?)
19Sat Mar 15, 1941Notts CountyA4-0Win-Barks (?, ?), Wood (?, ?)
20Sat Mar 29, 1941Stoke CityA0-4Loss-
21Sat Apr 05, 1941Stoke CityH3-2Win-Collins (?), Norris (?), Wood (?)
22Sat Apr 12, 1941Notts CountyH1-3Loss-Iverson (?)
23Sat Apr 19, 1941Sheffield WednesdayA1-1Draw-Clements (?)
24Sat May 24, 1941WalsallA7-6Win-Broome (?, ?, ?, ?), Lane (?, ?), Maund (?)
25Mon Jun 02, 1941Leicester CityA0-2Loss-


WWII Wartime Cup
WeekDateOpponentRoundLegH/AScoreResultAttPosScorers
Sat Feb 15, 1941Walsall11A2-3Loss-Crawley (?), Lowrie (?)
Sat Feb 22, 1941Walsall12H8-1Win-Crawley (?, ?, ?), Lowrie (?, ?), Edwards (?, ?), Crisp (?)
Sat Mar 01, 1941Leicester City21H0-2Loss-
Sat Mar 08, 1941Leicester City22A1-1Draw-Barks (?)


WWII Midland Cup
WeekDateOpponentRoundLegH/AScoreResultAttPosScorers
16Sat Jan 11, 1941Lincoln City11H4-2Win1,500Dearson (?), Brown (?), Jennings (?, ?)
17Sat Jan 18, 1941Lincoln City12A1-2Loss-Barks (?)
18Sat Feb 01, 1941Leicester City2A2-6Loss-Lowrie (?), Crisp (?)


Friendly
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Sat Oct 19, 1940Lincoln CityEnglandA3-2Win-Langton (?), Smith (?, ?)
Sat Nov 09, 1940RAF XIEnglandH1-4Loss-? (?)
Sat Nov 30, 1940RAF XIEnglandA4-1Win-Peacock (?, ?), Adams (?), ? (?)



TRANSFERS
Transfers before, during and immediately after the season.
In (35) Out (25)
Date Player Details Fee Date Player Details Fee
Allan CollinsBoughtBilly TudorSold
Bill MorganBoughtBilly WalkerSold
Billy TudorBoughtClementsSold
Bob IversonBoughtCyril TriggSold
ClementsBoughtDon DearsonSold
Cyril TriggBoughtDouglas ArnoldSold
D PimbleyBoughtEddie LangtonSold
Don DearsonBoughtEric NorrisSold
Douglas ArnoldBoughtFred MoonSold
Eddie LangtonBoughtGeorge CurtisSold
Eric NorrisBoughtGeorge LowrieSold
George LowrieBoughtHarry WareSold
George MasonBoughtHughes (1941)Sold
Gil MerrickBoughtJack FryerRetired
Harry Lane (1940)BoughtJack SegraveSold
Harry WareBoughtJames HunterSold
Hughes (1941)BoughtMitchell (1940)Sold
Jack SegraveBoughtPattonSold
Jack WardBoughtR BirdSold
Jock WightmanBoughtRobinson (1940)Sold
Joe RutherfordBoughtRoebuckSold
KB HollisBoughtSandy McNabSold
Les JonesBoughtVoceSold
Lester FinchBoughtW CresseySold
Mitchell (1940)BoughtWilf CoppingSold
PattonBought
R BirdBought
Robinson (1940)Bought
RoebuckBought
Ron BurgessBought
Sandy McNabBought
Tommy CrawleyBought
VoceBought
W CresseyBought
Wilf CoppingBought


SQUAD
Season Record (Competitive Games only)
Pos Num PlayerP W D L Goals Yellows Reds Went Off Came On Unused Sub Notes
Goalkeepers
GKAlan Wakeman
GKAshley Hunt
GKDoug Westland
GKGil Merrick
GKJoe Rutherford
GKLaurie Platts
Defenders
DBilly Tudor
DCJ Lewis (1941)
DGeorge Cummings
DGeorge Mason
DHughes (1941)
DJack Challinor
DJack Segrave
DKB Hollis
DPatton
DPercy Mills
DR Bird
DReg Brook
DRobinson (1940)
DTom Fillingham
DTommy Graham
DWalter Metcalf
DWilf Copping
DKen Rawson
Midfielders
MAllan Collins
MBill Morgan
MCharlie Elliott
MCyril Trigg
MEddie Barks
MEric Norris
MFrank Broome
MFrank Knight
MGeorge Curtis
MJames Hunter
MJock Kirton
MJock Wightman
MJohn Maund
MMitchell (1940)
MRobert Davies
MRon Burgess
MSandy McNab
MThomas Clark
Forwards
FBilly Walker
FBob Iverson
FClements
FD Pimbley
FDennis Jennings
FDon Dearson
FDouglas Arnold
FEddie Langton
FEF Smith
FEric Houghton
FFred Moon
FGeorge Antonio
FGeorge Crisp
FGeorge Drury
FGeorge Lowrie
FGeorge Pritty
FHarry Lane (1940)
FHarry Ware
FJack Edwards
FJack Fryer
FJack Ward
FJackie Brown
FLes Jones
FLester Finch
FRoebuck
FThomas Peacock
FTom Hinchcliffe
FTommy Crawley
FVoce
FW Cressey
Andy Adams
Henry Wood
Len Dutton


GOALSCORERS


Competitive goals only
GoalsPlayerGames


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