Football League Division Three (South)
Saturday, March 4, 1939

Swindon Town Cardiff City
B.Morton (4', 84'), C.Francis (15'), A.Barraclough (89')
HT: 2-1 H.Egan (43')
Attendance:  8,861   Referee:  G.S. Blackhall


1
WILDMAN
2
PARKHOUSE
3
BUTCHER
4
COUSINS
5
JONES
6
WILCOCKSON
7
JONES
8
FRANCIS
9
MORTON
10
LUCAS
11
BARRACLOUGH
1
FIELDING
2
BALLSOM
3
KELSO
4
CORKHILL
5
BASSETT
6
MCCAUGHEY
7
WALTON
8
RICKARDS
9
EGAN
10
COLLINS
11
MCKENZIE

Lineups
1
Frank WILDMAN
                 
Bill FIELDING
1
2
Dick PARKHOUSE
                 
George BALLSOM
2
3
Fred BUTCHER
                 
view STFC profileJimmy KELSO
3
4
Harry COUSINS
                 
Billy CORKHILL
4
5
Dai JONES
                 
Billy BASSETT
5
6
Stan WILCOCKSON
                 
Cecil MCCAUGHEY
6
7
Eddie JONES
                 
George WALTON
7

8
Cliff FRANCIS
               
Tex RICKARDS
8

9
Ben MORTON
             
view STFC profileHarry EGAN
9
10
Billy LUCAS
                 
view STFC profileJimmy COLLINS
10
11
Arthur BARRACLOUGH
               
James MCKENZIE
11














Results on Saturday, March 4, 1939: League Table

 
  Aldershot 3 - 3 Walsall  
  Bristol City 2 - 0 Mansfield Town  
  Crystal Palace 0 - 1 Queens Park Rangers  
  Leyton Orient 1 - 2 Reading  
  Newport County 2 - 0 Bristol Rovers  
  Northampton Town 1 - 4 Brighton and Hove Albion  
  Notts County 0 - 1 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic  
  Port Vale 3 - 2 Exeter City  
  Swindon Town 4 - 1 Cardiff City  
  Torquay United 1 - 1 Ipswich Town  
  Watford 3 - 0 Southend United  

Table as at Saturday, March 4, 1939:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Newport County 32 20 5 7 50 34 1.47 45 
2 Reading 32 13 12 7 55 38 1.45 38 
3 Brighton and Hove Albion 31 15 7 9 53 37 1.43 37 
4 Crystal Palace 30 14 8 8 51 39 1.31 36 
5 Queens Park Rangers 30 13 9 8 60 38 1.58 35 
6 Bristol City 31 13 8 10 48 44 1.09 34 
7 Notts County 29 14 5 10 42 32 1.31 33 
8 Watford 31 13 7 11 48 39 1.23 33 
9 Swindon Town 30 13 7 10 57 48 1.19 33 
10 Cardiff City 30 12 8 10 44 43 1.02 32 
11 Aldershot 30 11 10 9 36 46 0.78 32 
12 Northampton Town 31 13 5 13 44 45 0.98 31 
13 Exeter City 30 10 9 11 51 64 0.80 29 
14 Torquay United 29 10 7 12 37 43 0.86 27 
15 Southend United 27 10 6 11 44 49 0.90 26 
16 Ipswich Town 28 8 8 12 35 41 0.85 24 
17 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 29 8 8 13 32 46 0.70 24 
18 Mansfield Town 30 8 8 14 32 55 0.58 24 
19 Port Vale 29 9 5 15 36 44 0.82 23 
20 Leyton Orient 29 7 8 14 34 41 0.83 22 
21 Bristol Rovers 30 6 9 15 34 41 0.83 21 
22 Walsall 30 6 7 17 35 51 0.69 19 

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