Football League Division Three (South)
Saturday, December 21, 1946

Queens Park Rangers Swindon Town
J.Pattison 2, B.McEwan 2, C.Hatton, D.Mills, I.Powell
HT: 2-0
Attendance:  9,576    


1
ALLEN
2
DUDLEY
3
JEFFERSON
4
SMITH
5
RIDYARD
6
POWELL
7
MCEWAN
8
MALLETT
9
HATTON
10
MILLS
11
PATTISON
1
BURTON
2
YOUNG
3
EMERY
4
LLOYD
5
ITHELL
6
PATERSON
7
JONES
8
LUCAS
9
STEPHENS
10
STEPHENS
11
WILLIAMS

Lineups
1
Reg ALLEN
                 
Sam BURTON
1
2
Reg DUDLEY
                 
Albert YOUNG
2
3
Arthur JEFFERSON
                 
Don EMERY
3
4
Albert SMITH
                 
Billy LLOYD
4
5
Alf RIDYARD
                 
Jimmy ITHELL
5
6
Ivor POWELL  
               
George PATERSON
6
7
Billy MCEWAN
               
Eddie JONES
7

8
Joe MALLETT
                 
Billy LUCAS
8

9
Cyril HATTON
               
Bill STEPHENS
9
10
Don MILLS
               
Alf STEPHENS
10
11
Johnny PATTISON
               
Gordon WILLIAMS
11














Results on Saturday, December 21, 1946: League Table

 
  Bristol Rovers 0 - 0 Port Vale  
  Crystal Palace 0 - 0 Aldershot  
  Ipswich Town 0 - 1 Cardiff City  
  Mansfield Town 1 - 0 Exeter City  
  Queens Park Rangers 7 - 0 Swindon Town  
  Reading 3 - 0 Northampton Town  
  Southend United 4 - 1 Bristol City  
  Torquay United 3 - 1 Brighton and Hove Albion  
  Walsall 2 - 0 Notts County  
  Watford 4 - 1 Norwich City  

Table as at Saturday, December 21, 1946:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Cardiff City 19 15 1 3 47 15 3.13 31 
2 Queens Park Rangers 18 12 5 1 34 9 3.78 29 
3 Bristol City 18 11 3 4 43 27 1.59 25 
4 Southend United 18 10 5 3 36 24 1.50 25 
5 Reading 18 8 4 6 51 37 1.38 20 
6 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 18 9 2 7 29 22 1.32 20 
7 Exeter City 18 8 4 6 28 30 0.93 20 
8 Walsall 18 7 5 6 27 23 1.17 19 
9 Brighton and Hove Albion 19 7 5 7 25 29 0.86 19 
10 Torquay United 17 6 6 5 27 25 1.08 18 
11 Watford 19 8 2 9 31 34 0.91 18 
12 Swindon Town 18 7 4 7 33 38 0.87 18 
13 Ipswich Town 17 6 5 6 26 23 1.13 17 
14 Mansfield Town 20 6 5 9 24 39 0.62 17 
15 Crystal Palace 19 7 3 9 22 36 0.61 17 
16 Northampton Town 18 7 2 9 29 27 1.07 16 
17 Port Vale 18 6 4 8 26 29 0.90 16 
18 Aldershot 18 6 2 10 28 39 0.72 14 
19 Notts County 18 6 1 11 28 31 0.90 13 
20 Norwich City 19 4 2 13 30 51 0.59 10 
21 Leyton Orient 16 3 3 10 18 33 0.55
22 Bristol Rovers 19 3 3 13 18 39 0.46

Key: Promotion places Re-election