Football League Division Three (South)
Saturday, September 25, 1954

Crystal Palace Swindon Town

HT: 0-0
Attendance:  16,483   Referee:  H.L. Broadhurst


1
BAILEY
2
CHOULES
3
MCDONALD
4
WILLARD
5
BRIGGS
6
ANDREWS
7
GRIEVE
8
THOMAS
9
ADDINALL
10
DEVONSHIRE
11
HANLON
1
BURTON
2
HUNT
3
HILTON
4
CROSS
5
HUDSON
6
JOHNSTON
7
HUNTER
8
MCCLELLAND
9
OWEN
10
SAMPSON
11
HOPE

Lineups
1
Roy BAILEY
                 
Sam BURTON
1
2
Len CHOULES
                 
George HUNT
2
3
Harry MCDONALD
                 
Peter HILTON
3
4
Jess WILLARD
                 
Jim CROSS
4
5
George BRIGGS
                 
Garth HUDSON
5
6
Archie ANDREWS
                 
Jimmy JOHNSTON
6
7
David GRIEVE
                 
Robert HUNTER
7

8
Bob THOMAS
                 
John MCCLELLAND
8

9
Bert ADDINALL
                 
Maurice OWEN
9
10
Les DEVONSHIRE
                 
Ray SAMPSON
10
11
Wally HANLON
                 
Alex HOPE
11














Results on Saturday, September 25, 1954: League Table

 
  Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 1 - 3 Norwich City  
  Bristol City 2 - 1 Brentford  
  Crystal Palace 0 - 0 Swindon Town  
  Gillingham 0 - 0 Leyton Orient  
  Newport County 2 - 1 Exeter City  
  Northampton Town 2 - 1 Aldershot  
  Queens Park Rangers 4 - 1 Colchester United  
  Reading 0 - 0 Millwall  
  Shrewsbury Town 3 - 1 Southampton  
  Torquay United 2 - 1 Brighton and Hove Albion  
  Walsall 1 - 1 Coventry City  
  Watford 1 - 1 Southend United  

Table as at Saturday, September 25, 1954:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Bristol City 11 8 3 0 30 10 3.00 19 
2 Norwich City 11 7 2 2 20 9 2.22 16 
3 Coventry City 11 6 3 2 21 16 1.31 15 
4 Millwall 11 6 2 3 13 9 1.44 14 
5 Leyton Orient 11 6 2 3 14 11 1.27 14 
6 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 11 4 5 2 21 13 1.62 13 
7 Torquay United 11 5 3 3 21 16 1.31 13 
8 Southend United 11 3 6 2 21 14 1.50 12 
9 Queens Park Rangers 11 4 4 3 20 14 1.43 12 
10 Watford 11 4 4 3 21 17 1.24 12 
11 Gillingham 11 4 4 3 14 18 0.78 12 
12 Brentford 11 3 5 3 25 23 1.09 11 
13 Swindon Town 11 4 3 4 13 13 1.00 11 
14 Southampton 11 5 1 5 16 19 0.84 11 
15 Aldershot 11 4 2 5 14 18 0.78 10 
16 Brighton and Hove Albion 11 4 1 6 18 18 1.00
17 Northampton Town 11 3 3 5 11 17 0.65
18 Exeter City 11 3 3 5 9 14 0.64
19 Shrewsbury Town 11 2 4 5 16 21 0.76
20 Reading 11 1 6 4 15 20 0.75
21 Newport County 11 2 4 5 11 18 0.61
22 Colchester United 11 2 4 5 12 20 0.60
23 Crystal Palace 11 1 5 5 9 23 0.39
24 Walsall 11 0 3 8 10 24 0.42

Key: Promotion Re-election