|Full name||Frederick William Earp|
|Date of birth||1860|
|Place of birth||Nottingham|
|Date of death||1948 (aged 87–88)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
Frederick William Earp was a footballer who played for Nottingham Forest between 1878 and 1885 and then went on to manage the club.He was the elder brother of Martin (Jack) Earp who also played for the club.
Earp appeared for the North in a North v South representative match on 6 March 1880 at the Oval Cricket Ground.
The 1879 Football Annual described Earp as a very pretty and effective wing player, dribbles with great skill and very difficult to remove from the ball.
Fred Earp played for the Forest team that won the Wednesbury Cup on 19 May 1883.
Earp was Manager of Nottingham Forest between 1909 and 1912.
Fred Earp also played in numerous Friendlies including the Wednesbury Cup and the Notts County Cup. There was no league at the time to play in.
Nottingham Forest Football Club, often referred to as Nottingham Forest or just Forest, are an association football club based in West Bridgford, Nottinghamshire, England. Founded in 1865, Forest have played home matches at the City Ground since 1898. They currently compete in the EFL Championship, the second tier of the English football league system.
Brian Howard Clough, OBE was an English football player and manager, being one of only four managers to have won the English league while managing two different clubs. He played as a striker and remains one of the Football League's highest goalscorers, but his career was shortened by a serious injury. As a manager, Clough's name is closely associated with that of Peter Taylor, who served as his assistant manager at various clubs in the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s. They achieved great successes with Derby County and Nottingham Forest. Clough is also remembered for giving frequent radio and television interviews in which he made controversial remarks about players, other managers and the overall state of the game.
Wednesbury is a large market town in the county of West Midlands, England. It is located near the source of the River Tame. Historically part of Staffordshire in the Hundred of Offlow, at the 2011 Census the town has a population of 37,817.
The Third Division South of The Football League was a tier in the English football league system from 1921 to 1958. It ran in parallel with the Third Division North with clubs elected to the League or relegated from Division Two allocated to one or the other according to geographical position. Some clubs in the English Midlands shuttled between the Third Division South and the Third Division North according to the composition of the two leagues in any one season.
Aston-on-Trent is a village and civil parish in the South Derbyshire district, in the county of Derbyshire, England. The parish had a population of 1,682 at the 2011 Census. It is adjacent to Weston-on-Trent and near Chellaston, very close to the border with Leicestershire.
William Henry Walker was a prominent English footballer of the 1920s and 1930s. He is considered by many to be one of the greatest footballers to ever play for Aston Villa and England. As a manager he won the FA Cup with each of Sheffield Wednesday and Nottingham Forest, some 24 years apart, a record to this day.
The 1977–78 season was the 98th season of competitive football in England.
The City Ground is a football stadium in West Bridgford, Nottinghamshire, England, on the banks of the River Trent. It has been home to Nottingham Forest Football Club since 1898, and has 30,445 seats.
Frank Clark is an English former footballer and manager, and former chairman of Nottingham Forest. Clark played in over 400 games for Newcastle United before moving to Nottingham Forest where he won the European Cup.
Frederick William Beardsley was an English footballer, chiefly associated with the foundation of Arsenal Football Club. Beardsley was the first ever Vice-captain of what was to be Arsenal Football Club after beginning work as an iron turner at the Royal Gun factory, and helping to found the club in its early days.
The 1898 FA Cup Final was an association football match between Derby County and Nottingham Forest on Saturday, 16 April 1898 at the Crystal Palace stadium in south London. It was the final match of the 1897–98 FA Cup, the 27th edition of the world's oldest football knockout competition, and England's primary cup competition, the Football Association Challenge Cup, better known as the FA Cup.
The 1880s was a decade that saw Aston Villa F.C. go from a small club to one that could challenge most teams in the country at the time. It also saw their most significant contribution to the game across the globe, with William McGregor creating the world's first Football League.
Frederick Shinton was an English footballer who played at centre forward or inside right. He scored 103 goals from 163 appearances in the Football League.
The 1977–78 season was the 79th completed season of The Football League.
Wednesbury Old Athletic was an English association football club based in Wednesbury, West Midlands. There were three clubs that had this name.
The 1883–84 season was the first season Stoke took part in a major competitive competition, the FA Cup.
Mary Alexandra Earps is an English footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Manchester United in the FA WSL and the England national team.
The 2017–18 season is Nottingham Forest's 152nd season in existence, 10th consecutive season in the EFL Championship, and their first full season under the ownership of Evangelos Marinakis and Sokratis Kominakis, who had purchased the club from Fawaz Al-Hasawi on the 18 May 2017. In addition to the Championship, the club participated in the FA Cup and EFL Cup. The season covers the period between 1 July 2017 and 30 June 2018.
Martin John Earp was an English professional footballer who played in the Football League for Everton, Nottingham Forest, Stockport County and The Wednesday. Earp was the captain of The Wednesday side who beat Wolverhampton Wanderers in the 1896 FA Cup Final.
The 2021–22 season will be Nottingham Forest's 156th year in existence, and 14th consecutive season in the EFL Championship. Along with the league, the club will also compete in the 2021–22 FA Cup and the EFL Cup. The season covers the period between 1 July 2021 and 30 June 2022.