Football League Division Three (South)
Saturday, September 10, 1955

Swindon Town Walsall
D.Gibson (63')
HT: 0-0 D.Walsh (61', 65')
Attendance:  7,576   Referee:  S.M. Rogers


1
BURTON
2
HUNT
3
WILLIAMS
4
CROSS
5
HUDSON
6
MCSHANE
7
RISEBOROUGH
8
GIBSON
9
OWEN
10
EDWARDS
11
SAMPSON
1
DAVIES
2
GUTTRIDGE
3
HADDINGTON
4
DORMAN
5
MCPHERSON
6
DYAS
7
MORRIS
8
DEWS
9
RICHARDS
10
WALSH
11
MCLAREN

Lineups
1
Sam BURTON
                 
Reg DAVIES
1
2
George HUNT
                 
Bill GUTTRIDGE
2
3
Gordon WILLIAMS
                 
Harry HADDINGTON
3
4
Jim CROSS
                 
Don DORMAN
4
5
Garth HUDSON
                 
Albert MCPHERSON
5
6
Anthony MCSHANE
                 
Gordon DYAS
6
7
Cyril RISEBOROUGH
                 
Fred MORRIS
7

8
Dave GIBSON
               
George DEWS
8

9
Maurice OWEN
                 
Tony RICHARDS
9
10
Bob EDWARDS
               
  Dave WALSH
10
11
Ray SAMPSON
                 
Hugh MCLAREN
11














Results on Saturday, September 10, 1955: League Table

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

Table as at Saturday, September 10, 1955:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Northampton Town 7 7 0 0 16 7 2.29 14 
2 Leyton Orient 7 5 2 0 15 2 7.50 12 
3 Norwich City 7 5 0 2 13 13 1.00 10 
4 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 7 4 1 2 12 7 1.71
5 Gillingham 7 4 1 2 14 9 1.56
6 Brighton and Hove Albion 7 3 3 1 13 9 1.44
7 Aldershot 7 4 1 2 15 11 1.36
8 Southend United 7 4 1 2 13 12 1.08
9 Torquay United 7 3 2 2 12 8 1.50
10 Ipswich Town 7 3 2 2 19 13 1.46
11 Crystal Palace 7 2 3 2 12 8 1.50
12 Millwall 7 3 1 3 17 12 1.42
13 Coventry City 7 3 1 3 11 8 1.38
14 Newport County 7 3 1 3 8 12 0.67
15 Queens Park Rangers 7 1 4 2 8 9 0.89
16 Brentford 7 2 2 3 8 11 0.73
17 Watford 7 3 0 4 8 15 0.53
18 Shrewsbury Town 7 2 1 4 14 12 1.17
19 Exeter City 7 1 3 3 5 7 0.71
20 Walsall 7 1 2 4 11 19 0.58
21 Southampton 7 1 1 5 10 18 0.56
22 Swindon Town 7 1 1 5 7 14 0.50
23 Colchester United 7 1 1 5 5 20 0.25
24 Reading 7 1 0 6 6 16 0.38

Key: Promotion Re-election