Posts Tagged "Nottingham Forest"

100 Owners: Number 81 – Irving Scholar (Tottenham Hotspur & Nottingham Forest)

By on Oct 11, 2012 in History, Latest | 3 comments

In June 1984, shortly after bringing Tottenham Hotspur its first European trophy in twelve years, Keith Burkinshaw left White Hart Lane for the last time. Greeted by the press outside the ground, he gesticulated over his shoulder towards the rear of the shiny new stand behind him. ‘There used to be a football club over there’, he is said to have spat...

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Vigilance & Optimism? New Owners For Nottingham Forest

By on Jul 12, 2012 in Finance, Latest | 6 comments

A period of turmoil in the history of one of Englands oldest clubs which began with the untimely death of the man that had previously rescued it from the brink of extinction, Nigel Doughty, moved towards a new beginning this week with the announcement that Nottingham Forest – twice champions of Europe in an altogether more innocent age – had been bought...

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The Twohundredpercent Play-Off Jamboree: Swansea City 3-1 Nottingham Forest (3-1 Agg)

By on May 16, 2011 in English League Football, Latest | 0 comments

Thirty years ago, the football world was a very different place. What we now take to be the Premier League was still the First Division of the Football League, three points for a win were just about to be introduced as Aston Villa won their first league championship since 1910, having fielded just fourteen players all season, and Nottingham Forest had surrendered...

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