SEASON: 1967-68


Prev Season: 1966-67
This Season: 1967-68
Next Season: 1968-69
DIVISION:
English First Division (Tier 1)
MANAGER(s):
Johnny Carey
FA Cup:
4th Round (Leeds United (A) 1-2)
League Cup:
3rd Round (Burnley (A) 0-3)

Top Goalscorer:
Joe Baker (21 goals)

ALL GAMES
Competitive Games:
51
Competitive Goals:
65
Goals per game:
1.3


LEAGUE GAMES
League Games:
42
League Points:
39 out of 84 (2 points per win)
Points Percentage:
46.4%

Goals scored, conceded and win and loss margins
Goal count:1 goal2 goals3 goals4 goals5+ goals
Scored14 times6 times9 times3 times
Conceded17 times10 times7 times1 time2 times
Won By8 times7 times2 times2 times
Lost By9 times4 times6 times2 times

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)
1 11-1-001 Sheffield Wednesday (0-0)
25 221-1322 Liverpool (0-1), Manchester United (3-1)
3 32-11141 Leeds United (1-1), Manchester United (0-3)
418 43-122101 Tottenham Hotspur (1-1), Manchester City (0-3), Liverpool (1-6)
56 511--102 Everton (1-0)
617 61--1020 Leeds United (0-2)
735 73-21012 Everton (0-1), Newcastle United (0-0), Tottenham Hotspur (0-0)
813 8-------
931 911--322 West Bromwich Albion (3-2)
1092 104112573 Southampton (1-2), Burnley (1-1), Wolverhampton Wanderers (3-1), Arsenal (0-3)
1135 1122--304 Arsenal (2-0), Burnley (1-0)
1216 1222--704 Newcastle United (4-0), Stoke City (3-0)
138 1311--312 Stoke City (3-1)
14 144112463 Chelsea (0-1), Leicester City (2-1), Sheffield Wednesday (0-0), Leicester City (2-4)
15 1511--312 Coventry City (3-1)
16 162-11341 Coventry City (3-3), Sunderland (0-1)
17 173111443 Chelsea (3-0), West Ham United (0-3), West Ham United (1-1)
18 181--1020 Manchester City (0-2)
19 19-------
20 201-1-221 Southampton (2-2)
21 2141-32112 Fulham (0-2), Sheffield United (1-0), Sunderland (0-3), Wolverhampton Wanderers (1-6)
22 222-11341 West Bromwich Albion (1-2), Fulham (2-2)
Not included: Week 1 game against Sheffield United (3-1) as all teams were unplaced at the time

ATTENDANCES (HOME)
Highest League Attendance:
49,946 (Manchester United)
Lowest League Attendance:
20,658 (Fulham)
Average League Attendance:
32,715
Highest Cup Attendance:
32,896 (Bolton Wanderers)
Lowest Cup Attendance:
27,090 (Eintracht Frankfurt)

MISCELLANEOUS
Clean Sheets:
14
Yellow cards:
0
Red cards:
1
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


SEASON END TABLE
FIRST DIVISION (Tier 1) - 1967-68 Home AwayResults
Pos Team P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F A GD Pts ResultHomeAway
1Manchester City422661086431722521694834272.00058European Cup0-30-2
2Manchester United422481089551524492196640341.61856European Cup3-10-3
3Liverpool422211971401722511759720231.77555Inter Cities Fairs Cup0-11-6
4Leeds United4222911714117314914561022271.73253Inter Cities Fairs Cup0-21-1
5Everton4223613674018124313551124271.675521-00-1
6Chelsea421812126268117334257592843.912483-00-1
7Tottenham Hotspur4219914705911734420821126391.186470-01-1
8West Bromwich Albion4217121375621245452558830371.21046Cup Winners Cup3-21-2
9Arsenal42171015605612633723541223331.071442-00-3
10Newcastle United4213151454671272382018121647.806414-00-0
11Nottingham Forest4214111752641164342235131842.81339Inter Cities Fairs Cup
12West Ham United4214101873698584330651030391.058381-10-3
13Leicester City421312176469777373465102735.928382-12-4
14Burnley4214101864711272381623162655.901381-01-1
15Sunderland421311185161876282854122333.836370-30-1
16Southampton421311186683984373143142952.795372-21-2
17Wolverhampton Wanderers421482066751047453644132139.880363-11-6
18Stoke City421472150731038302944132044.685353-03-1
19Sheffield Wednesday4211121951636105322452141939.810340-00-0
20Coventry City429151851718583232110101939.718333-33-1
21Sheffield United4211102149707410253146112439.70032Relegated1-03-1
22Fulham421072556986411274143142957.57127Relegated2-20-2

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GAMES
 
Manager for all games: Johnny Carey
League
WeekDateOpponentH/AScoreResultAttPosScorers
1Sat Aug 19, 1967Sheffield UnitedA3-1Win29,2235Baker (?), Storey-Moore (?), Wignall (?)
2Tue Aug 22, 1967Coventry CityH3-3Draw44,9502Baker (?), Wignall (?), Storey-Moore (?)
3Sat Aug 26, 1967ArsenalH2-0Win33,9775Hinton (?, ?)
4Tue Aug 29, 1967Coventry CityA3-1Win41,2122Baker (?, ?), Storey-Moore (?)
5Sat Sep 02, 1967Manchester CityA0-2Loss29,5474
6Tue Sep 05, 1967LiverpoolH0-1Loss39,3525
7Sat Sep 09, 1967Newcastle UnitedH4-0Win30,1514Newton (?), Baker (?), Wignall (?), Storey-Moore (?)
8Sat Sep 16, 1967West Bromwich AlbionA1-2Loss21,1366Storey-Moore (?)
9Sat Sep 23, 1967ChelseaH3-0Win34,8714Taylor (?), Wignall (?), Storey-Moore (?)
10Sat Sep 30, 1967SouthamptonA1-2Loss26,7246Lyons (?)
11Sat Oct 07, 1967BurnleyA1-1Draw18,4007Baker (?)
12Sat Oct 14, 1967Sheffield WednesdayH0-0Draw37,9837
13Wed Oct 25, 1967Tottenham HotspurA1-1Draw40,9288Baker (?)
14Sat Oct 28, 1967Manchester UnitedH3-1Win49,9467Baker (26, 40), Wignall (59)
15Sat Nov 04, 1967SunderlandA0-1Loss29,1588
16Sat Nov 11, 1967Wolverhampton WanderersH3-1Win36,5227Newton (?), Barnwell (?), Wignall (?)
17Sat Nov 18, 1967FulhamA0-2Loss22,4139
18Sat Nov 25, 1967Leeds UnitedH0-2Loss29,56911
19Sat Dec 02, 1967EvertonA0-1Loss44,76512
20Sat Dec 09, 1967Leicester CityH0-1Aba24,041
21Sat Dec 16, 1967Sheffield UnitedH1-0Win25,50112Hilley (?)
22Sat Dec 23, 1967ArsenalA0-3Loss32,51213
23Tue Dec 26, 1967Stoke CityH3-0Win37,57711Lyons (?, ?), Hilley (?)
24Sat Dec 30, 1967Stoke CityA3-1Win21,41510Baxter (?), Baker (?), Hilley (?)
25Sat Jan 06, 1968Manchester CityH0-3Loss39,58111
26Sat Jan 13, 1968Newcastle UnitedA0-0Draw43,27410
27Sat Jan 20, 1968West Bromwich AlbionH3-2Win34,29810Lyons (?), Baker (?, ?)
28Sat Feb 03, 1968ChelseaA0-1Loss33,48310
29Sat Feb 10, 1968SouthamptonH2-2Draw27,31810Baxter (?), Storey-Moore (?)
30Sat Feb 24, 1968BurnleyH1-0Win26,1109Chapman (?)
31Wed Mar 13, 1968Leeds UnitedA1-1Draw32,5089Newton (?)
32Sat Mar 16, 1968Tottenham HotspurH0-0Draw37,7079
33Tue Mar 19, 1968Leicester CityH2-1Win30,4037Baker (?, ?)
34Sat Mar 23, 1968Manchester UnitedA0-3Loss61,97810
35Sat Mar 30, 1968SunderlandH0-3Loss24,54310
36Sat Apr 06, 1968Wolverhampton WanderersA1-6Loss28,19810Lyons (?)
37Fri Apr 12, 1968West Ham UnitedA0-3Loss36,58910
38Sat Apr 13, 1968FulhamH2-2Draw20,65810Lyons (?), Storey-Moore (?)
39Tue Apr 16, 1968West Ham UnitedH1-1Draw22,18910Baker (?)
40Sat Apr 20, 1968Sheffield WednesdayA0-0Draw28,80510
41Mon Apr 22, 1968EvertonH1-0Win23,80910Storey-Moore (?)
42Sat May 04, 1968Leicester CityA2-4Loss25,60511Chapman (?), Storey-Moore (?)
43Sat May 11, 1968LiverpoolA1-6Loss38,85011Baker (?)

FA Cup
DateOpponentRoundReplayCountH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Sat Jan 27, 1968Bolton Wanderers3H4-2Win37,299Winfield (?), Baker (?), Wignall (?), Hilley (?)
Sat Feb 17, 1968Leeds United4A1-2Loss51,739Baker (?)

League Cup
DateOpponentRoundLegReplayCountH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Wed Sep 13, 1967Scunthorpe United2A1-0Win13,235Storey-Moore (?)
Tue Oct 10, 1967Burnley3A0-3Loss14,421

Fairs Cup
DateOpponentCountryRoundLegH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Wed Sep 20, 1967Eintracht FrankfurtGermany11A1-0Win4,500Baker (10)
Tue Oct 17, 1967Eintracht FrankfurtGermany12H4-0Win27,090Baker (13, 35), Chapman (47), Lyons (73)
Tue Oct 31, 1967FC ZurichSwitzerland21H2-1Win32,896Newton (?), Storey-Moore (?)
Tue Nov 14, 1967FC ZurichSwitzerland22A0-1Loss12,000

County Cup
DateOpponentRoundH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Tue May 14, 1968Notts CountyFinalH3-0Win14,042Lyons (?, ?), Storey-Moore (? pen)

Pre-Season Friendly
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Sat Aug 05, 1967Raith RoversScotlandA5-1Win7,000Baker (?, ?), Kear (?), Wignall (?), Hinton (? pen)
Mon Aug 07, 1967Partick ThistleScotlandA0-0Draw7,000
Sun Aug 13, 1967Derby CountyEnglandA3-1Win17,558Baker (?), Wignall (?), Hinton (?)

Friendly
DateOpponentCountryH/AScoreResultAttScorers
Tue Mar 05, 1968Derby CountyEnglandH1-2Loss21,305Lyons (?)



TRANSFERS
Transfers before, during and immediately after the season.
In (4) Out (6)
Date Player Details Fee Date Player Details Fee
Dave HilleyBoughtDave StainwrightSold
Mick HarbyBoughtJeff WhitefootRetired
Raymond BridgettBoughtMick HarbySold
Dec 16, 1967Jim BaxterBought£123,000Mike KearSold
Aug 01, 1967Brian WilliamsonLoan Out
Sep 20, 1967Alan HintonSold£26,000


SQUAD
Season Record (Competitive Games only)
Pos Num PlayerP W D L Goals Yellows Reds Went Off Came On Unused Sub Notes
Goalkeepers
GKBrian Williamson12363
GKMick Harby33
GKPeter Grummitt3616514
Defenders
DBill Brindley111
DBob McKinlay51191120
DJohn Winfield501911191
DPeter Hindley48191118
DRaymond Bridgett112
DTerry Hennessey4518917
Midfielders
MDave Stainwright
MHenry Newton451710174
MJeff Whitefoot21
MMike Kear
MPaul Richardson111
MWilliam Taylor822315
Forwards
FAlan Hinton32123
FBarry Lyons4317111571
FColin Hall431
FDave Hilley1874644
FFrank Wignall3515514711
FIan Storey-Moore341191412
FJim Baxter2486102
FJoe Baker4818111821
FJohn Barnwell208391
FSammy Chapman291061333


GOALSCORERS


Competitive goals only
Goals (Pens)PlayerGames
21Joe Baker48
12Ian Storey-Moore34
7Barry Lyons43
7Frank Wignall35
4Dave Hilley18
4Henry Newton45
3Sammy Chapman29
2Alan Hinton3
2Jim Baxter24
1John Barnwell20
1John Winfield50
1William Taylor8


LEAGUE DOUBLES
Home and away victories for the season
Game 1 Game 2
Opponent Date H/A Score Date H/A Score
Sheffield UnitedSat Aug 19, 1967Away3-1Sat Dec 16, 1967Home1-0
Stoke CityTue Dec 26, 1967Home3-0Sat Dec 30, 1967Away3-1