Posted ‘high noon 🔔 bells’ Sunday 11th February 2024 on the train back from Newark!
“BRUNO’S MAGIC FOOT!” 🦶
This woz a see-saw game if ever there woz one!
The goal sequences and incidents were az follows:
10th minute: Bruno opens the scoring at the opposite Trent End with a fantastic right footed volley from a pinpoint Trippier pass, which beat former Toon keeper Matz Sels! 0-1 to The Toon
26th minute: Forest equalise through Elanga when he iz put through the middle and he fires past the advancin Dubravka in The Toon goal! 1-1
43rd minute: ‘Fab’ Schar restored wor lead with a shot from a Trippier set piece! 1-2 to us
45+6th minute: Forest pull level again when a wicked deflection off Lewis Miley wrangfoots Dubravka in the 6th minute of stoppage time!
50th minute: The Friar Tuck mob ‘fink’ they have taken the lead through Taiwo, but the linesman puts his flag up for offside!
55th minute: Penalty appeal when Dubravka woz alleged to have pulled doon Taiwo,who actually dived!
VAR decision nee foul!
66th minute: Bruno gets his 2nd goal with a right footed shot into the corner of the net, from a loose baall to send the 2,950 Toon fans behind that goal ‘mental’!
There were a few close calls, but we hung on to win wor 4th away game in row!
Attendance 29,451 (2,950 jubilant Toon fans!)
PLAYES AND FANS CELEBRATE AT THE FINAL WHISTLE!
PUB CRAWL PIX FROM NEWARK AND NOTTINGHAM BEFORE AND AFTER THE GAME! (6 BOOZERS VISITED!)