Southern League Division One
Saturday, September 11, 1909

Swindon Town Reading
F.Wheatcroft 4, C.Bannister, A.McCulloch 2, B.Tout, B.Jefferson
HT: 6-1 F.Kilsby
Attendance:  8,000    


1
SKILLER
2
TOUT
3
WALKER
4
SILTO
5
BANNISTER
6
CHAMBERS
7
JEFFERSON
8
FLEMING
9
MCCULLOCH
10
WHEATCROFT
11
BOLLAND
1
O'DONNELL
2
WILSON
3
WEST
4
BARTHOLOMEW
5
CHAPPLE
6
REDFORD
7
KILSBY
8
CRAIG
9
MCNAIR
10
REYNOLDS
11
BIRCH

Lineups
 
Len SKILLER
                 
Rudolph O'DONNELL
 
 
Billy TOUT
               
James WILSON
 
 
Jock WALKER  
                 
Alf WEST
 
 
Billy SILTO
                 
Freddy BARTHOLOMEW
 
 
Charlie BANNISTER
               
CHAPPLE
 
 
Peter CHAMBERS
                 
REDFORD
 
 
Bob JEFFERSON
             
F. KILSBY
 

 
Harold FLEMING  
                 
CRAIG
 

 
Alex MCCULLOCH
               
Willie MCNAIR
 
 
Freddy WHEATCROFT
               
William REYNOLDS
 
 
Tommy BOLLAND
                 
William BIRCH
 













Results on Saturday, September 11, 1909: League Table

 
  Brighton and Hove Albion 4 - 1 Coventry City  
  Crystal Palace 1 - 1 Watford  
  Exeter City 1 - 1 Bristol Rovers  
  Luton Town 3 - 3 Southend United  
  Millwall 0 - 1 Croydon Common  
  New Brompton 2 - 0 Southampton  
  Northampton Town 5 - 1 Plymouth Argyle  
  Portsmouth 2 - 1 Norwich City  
  Queens Park Rangers 2 - 1 Leyton  
  Swindon Town 9 - 1 Reading  
  West Ham United 3 - 2 Brentford  

Table as at Saturday, September 11, 1909:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Swindon Town 4 4 0 0 16 2 8.00
2 Queens Park Rangers 4 3 1 0 8 5 1.60
3 Brighton and Hove Albion 4 2 2 0 8 2 4.00
4 West Ham United 3 3 0 0 8 4 2.00
5 Crystal Palace 4 2 2 0 6 3 2.00
6 Leyton 4 2 1 1 8 5 1.60
7 Southampton 4 2 1 1 3 3 1.00
8 New Brompton 3 2 0 1 9 1 9.00
9 Croydon Common 3 2 0 1 5 6 0.83
10 Luton Town 4 1 2 1 5 10 0.50
11 Norwich City 4 1 1 2 9 6 1.50
12 Bristol Rovers 3 1 1 1 6 4 1.50
13 Southend United 3 1 1 1 5 5 1.00
14 Coventry City 4 1 1 2 4 7 0.57
15 Plymouth Argyle 4 1 1 2 3 7 0.43
16 Portsmouth 4 1 1 2 3 9 0.33
17 Northampton Town 3 1 0 2 6 4 1.50
18 Watford 4 0 2 2 5 7 0.71
19 Exeter City 3 0 1 2 3 5 0.60
20 Brentford 4 0 1 3 2 8 0.25
21 Reading 4 0 1 3 1 17 0.06
22 Millwall 3 0 0 3 1 4 0.25

Key: Champions Relegation