Football League Division Three
Tuesday, October 5, 1965

Swindon Town Bristol Rovers
E.Weaver, R.Smart 2, D.Brown
B.Jones (15', 999'), H.Jarman (24')
Attendance:  18,065    


1
DOWNSBOROUGH
2
DAWSON
3
TROLLOPE
4
MORGAN
5
NURSE
6
ATHERTON
7
WEAVER
8
SMART
9
LAWTON
10
BROWN
11
ROGERS
1
HALL
2
HILLARD
3
JONES
4
OLDFIELD
5
DAVIS
6
MABBUTT
7
GRAYDON
8
BROWN
9
BIGGS
10
JONES
11
JARMAN

Lineups
1
Peter DOWNSBOROUGH
                 
Bernard HALL
1
2
Owen DAWSON
                 
Doug HILLARD
2
3
John TROLLOPE
                 
Gwyn JONES
3
4
Keith MORGAN
                 
Terry OLDFIELD
4
5
Mel NURSE  
                 
Joe DAVIS
5
6
Gordon ATHERTON
                 
Ray MABBUTT
6

7
Eric WEAVER
               
Ray GRAYDON
7

8
Roger SMART
               
Johnny BROWN
8
9
Jimmy LAWTON
                 
Alfie BIGGS
9
10
Dennis BROWN
             
view STFC profileBobby JONES
10
11
Don ROGERS
               
Harold JARMAN
11
Substitutes
12
Joe BUTLER
                
Sub not used
12













Results on Tuesday, October 5, 1965: League Table

 
  Brighton and Hove Albion 1 - 2 Grimsby Town  
  Swindon Town 4 - 3 Bristol Rovers  

Table as at Tuesday, October 5, 1965:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Millwall 9 6 2 1 15 6 2.50 14 
2 Watford 10 5 4 1 20 10 2.00 14 
3 Grimsby Town 10 5 3 2 16 10 1.60 13 
4 Swindon Town 11 4 4 3 13 11 1.18 12 
5 Hull City 9 5 2 2 18 16 1.13 12 
6 Workington 9 4 3 2 19 10 1.90 11 
7 Oxford United 9 4 3 2 13 9 1.44 11 
8 Gillingham 9 4 3 2 15 12 1.25 11 
9 Walsall 10 4 3 3 13 11 1.18 11 
10 Peterborough United 10 4 3 3 17 16 1.06 11 
11 Queens Park Rangers 10 5 1 4 15 16 0.94 11 
12 Bristol Rovers 10 4 2 4 19 16 1.19 10 
13 Mansfield Town 10 4 2 4 15 13 1.15 10 
14 Shrewsbury Town 9 4 1 4 16 14 1.14
15 York City 10 4 1 5 17 23 0.74
16 Brentford 9 3 2 4 16 10 1.60
17 Reading 9 2 4 3 12 13 0.92
18 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 9 2 4 3 7 9 0.78
19 Southend United 9 3 1 5 13 15 0.87
20 Exeter City 9 2 3 4 11 13 0.85
21 Scunthorpe United 10 2 2 6 11 16 0.69
22 Brighton and Hove Albion 10 1 3 6 12 22 0.55
23 Oldham Athletic 8 2 1 5 11 21 0.52
24 Swansea Town 10 2 1 7 8 30 0.27

Key: Promotion places Relegation