Football League Division Three (South)
Saturday, December 25, 1948

Millwall Swindon Town
W.Hurrell 2, F.Sutcliffe
HT: 1-0 M.Owen
Attendance:  20,546    


1
FINLAYSON
2
FISHER
3
TYLER
4
REEVES
5
MCMILLEN
6
BROLLY
7
SUTCLIFFE
8
HURRELL
9
CONSTANTINE
10
SHORT
11
MORGAN
1
BURTON
2
WHITE
3
YOUNG
4
COWIE
5
ITHELL
6
FOXTON
7
LUNN
8
DAWSON
9
OWEN
10
JONES
11
BAIN

Lineups
1
Malcolm FINLAYSON
                 
Sam BURTON
1
2
George FISHER
                 
Alex WHITE
2
3
Len TYLER
                 
Albert YOUNG
3
4
Frank REEVES
                 
Andy COWIE
4
5
Walter MCMILLEN  
                 
Jimmy ITHELL
5
6
Tom BROLLY  
                 
Jack FOXTON
6
7
Fred SUTCLIFFE
               
Harry LUNN
7

8
Willie HURRELL
               
Tom DAWSON
8

9
Jimmy CONSTANTINE
               
Maurice OWEN
9
10
John SHORT
                 
Morris JONES
10
11
Stan MORGAN view STFC profile
                 
Jimmy BAIN
11













Results on Saturday, December 25, 1948: League Table

 
  Aldershot 0 - 0 Bristol City  
  Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 5 - 0 Torquay United  
  Bristol Rovers 3 - 1 Watford  
  Exeter City 1 - 1 Brighton and Hove Albion  
  Millwall 3 - 1 Swindon Town  
  Newport County 5 - 0 Crystal Palace  
  Northampton Town 1 - 2 Notts County  
  Norwich City 3 - 0 Southend United  
  Port Vale 3 - 0 Leyton Orient  
  Reading 0 - 2 Swansea Town  
  Walsall 2 - 1 Ipswich Town  

Table as at Saturday, December 25, 1948:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Swansea Town 21 14 4 3 47 14 3.36 32 
2 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 23 13 4 6 37 25 1.48 30 
3 Brighton and Hove Albion 21 9 9 3 25 20 1.25 27 
4 Bristol Rovers 22 12 2 8 34 30 1.13 26 
5 Millwall 23 9 7 7 42 37 1.14 25 
6 Swindon Town 23 10 5 8 34 38 0.89 25 
7 Notts County 22 10 3 9 61 38 1.61 23 
8 Norwich City 21 9 4 8 35 27 1.30 22 
9 Walsall 20 9 3 8 31 29 1.07 21 
10 Bristol City 20 8 5 7 23 23 1.00 21 
11 Port Vale 20 8 4 8 26 21 1.24 20 
12 Reading 19 9 2 8 34 32 1.06 20 
13 Ipswich Town 20 8 4 8 40 40 1.00 20 
14 Leyton Orient 21 6 7 8 34 38 0.89 19 
15 Exeter City 21 7 5 9 30 45 0.67 19 
16 Torquay United 21 7 5 9 26 45 0.58 19 
17 Northampton Town 21 6 5 10 27 32 0.84 17 
18 Watford 21 4 9 8 24 29 0.83 17 
19 Aldershot 21 6 4 11 27 32 0.84 16 
20 Southend United 20 4 8 8 16 20 0.80 16 
21 Newport County 21 5 5 11 42 53 0.79 15 
22 Crystal Palace 20 3 6 11 14 41 0.34 12 

Key: Promotion places Re-election