FA Cup matches

Nottingham Forest v The Wednesday 2-4 (League match: January 7, 1888)

January 7, 1888
Match: FA Cup, Fifth Round, at Gregory Ground (Lenton), kick-off: 14:30.
Nottingham Forest – The Wednesday 2-4 (2-1).
Attendance: 8,000 (2,000 away supporters).
Referee: Mr. Duxbury (Darwen).
Nottingham Forest (2-3-5): Tom Widdowson, C.J. Caborn, W.T. Hancock, A.W. Ward, Horace Pike, S. Norman, G. Tutin, F. Fox, Tinsley Lindley, John Leighton, Frank Burton.
The Wednesday (2-3-5): Jim Smith, Fred Thompson, Ted Brayshaw, Jack Dungworth, William Betts, George Waller, Harry Winterbottom, William Ingram, W. Hiller, William Mosforth, Tom Cawley.
The goals: 1-0 Lindley (1 min.), 1-1 Ingram (8 min.), 2-1 Burton, 2-2 Winterbottom, 2-3 Ingram, 2-4 Ingram.


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