Football League Division Three (South)
Wednesday, September 1, 1954

Swindon Town Watford
R.Onslow, M.Owen 2, H.Williams 3
M.Cook
Attendance:  10,279    


1
BURTON
2
HUNT
3
PAGE
4
CROSS
5
HUDSON
6
JOHNSTON
7
HUNTER
8
ONSLOW
9
OWEN
10
WILLIAMS
11
BULL
1
BENNETT
2
BEWLEY
3
COOKE
4
KELLY
5
NOLAN
6
MITCHELL
7
COOK
8
BOWIE
9
BROWN
10
HERNON
11
ADAMS

Lineups
1
Sam BURTON
                 
Ted BENNETT
1
2
George HUNT
                 
Dave BEWLEY
2
3
Mick PAGE
                 
Harry COOKE
3
4
Jim CROSS
                 
Jimmy KELLY
4
5
Garth HUDSON
                 
Phil NOLAN
5
6
Jimmy JOHNSTON
                 
Frank MITCHELL
6
7
Robert HUNTER
               
Maurice COOK
7

8
Roy ONSLOW
               
Jimmy BOWIE
8

9
Maurice OWEN
               
Roy BROWN
9
10
Henry WILLIAMS
               
Jimmy HERNON
10
11
Mike BULL
                 
Chris ADAMS
11













Results on Wednesday, September 1, 1954: League Table

 
  Aldershot 1 - 1 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic  
  Crystal Palace 3 - 1 Northampton Town  
  Norwich City 2 - 0 Newport County  
  Reading 2 - 2 Coventry City  
  Southampton 3 - 1 Gillingham  
  Swindon Town 6 - 1 Watford  

Table as at Wednesday, September 1, 1954:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Coventry City 4 3 1 0 8 5 1.60
2 Southampton 4 3 0 1 11 7 1.57
3 Bristol City 4 1 3 0 9 4 2.25
4 Swindon Town 4 2 1 1 7 4 1.75
5 Norwich City 4 2 1 1 7 5 1.40
6 Northampton Town 4 2 1 1 5 4 1.25
7 Queens Park Rangers 4 1 3 0 7 6 1.17
8 Gillingham 4 2 1 1 4 4 1.00
9 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 4 1 2 1 7 4 1.75
10 Southend United 4 1 2 1 7 5 1.40
11 Torquay United 4 1 2 1 8 7 1.14
12 Reading 4 1 2 1 8 8 1.00
13 Millwall 4 2 0 2 5 5 1.00
14 Crystal Palace 4 1 2 1 4 4 1.00
15 Watford 4 2 0 2 8 10 0.80
16 Leyton Orient 4 2 0 2 3 7 0.43
17 Exeter City 3 1 1 1 4 4 1.00
18 Colchester United 3 0 3 0 2 2 1.00
19 Aldershot 4 1 1 2 5 9 0.56
20 Brighton and Hove Albion 3 1 0 2 4 4 1.00
21 Brentford 4 0 2 2 10 13 0.77
22 Shrewsbury Town 4 0 2 2 7 11 0.64
23 Newport County 4 0 1 3 3 7 0.43
24 Walsall 3 0 1 2 2 6 0.33

Key: Promotion places Re-election