The Official History Of Nottingham Forest Fc 150th Anniversary Ed
On 12 February 1977 Nottingham Forest lost 1-2 at home to Luton Town. That night Forest were 8th in the old Second Division. Two years and 107 days later John McGovern carried the European Cup around Munich's Olympic Stadium. It was a rise unprecedented in world - football history and one that has not been matched since and, indeed, now never will be.