Football League Division Three
Friday, April 12, 1968

Oxford United Swindon Town

HT: 0-0
Attendance:  17,751   Referee:  H.D. Davies



Lineups
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Jim BARRON view STFC profile
                 
Roy JONES
1
2
Rodney SMITHSON
                 
  Rod THOMAS
2
3
John LLOYD
                 
John TROLLOPE
3
4
Ron ATKINSON
                 
Joe BUTLER
4
5
Maurice KYLE
                 
Owen DAWSON
5
6
Colin CLARKE
                 
Stan HARLAND
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David SLOAN  
                 
Don HEATH
7

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Graham ATKINSON
                 
Willie PENMAN
8
9
Mickey BULLOCK
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Jimmy GILES
9
10
John SHUKER
                 
Roger SMART
10
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Colin HARRINGTON
                 
Don ROGERS
11
Substitutes
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Sub not used
              
78' 
Pat TERRY
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Results on Friday, April 12, 1968: League Table

 
  Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 2 - 2 Brighton and Hove Albion  
  Bristol Rovers 1 - 0 Torquay United  
  Bury 2 - 0 Shrewsbury Town  
  Colchester United 1 - 1 Stockport County  
  Grimsby Town 0 - 1 Oldham Athletic  
  Oxford United 0 - 0 Swindon Town  
  Reading 3 - 0 Barrow  
  Tranmere Rovers 0 - 1 Peterborough United  
  Watford 5 - 1 Northampton Town  

Table as at Friday, April 12, 1968:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Bury 39 20 8 11 80 56 1.43 48 
2 Oxford United 40 18 12 10 60 45 1.33 48 
3 Torquay United 39 19 10 10 53 43 1.23 48 
4 Shrewsbury Town 39 16 13 10 54 46 1.17 45 
5 Brighton and Hove Albion 39 14 15 10 48 44 1.09 43 
6 Reading 39 17 9 13 58 54 1.07 43 
7 Swindon Town 39 14 14 11 61 39 1.56 42 
8 Watford 39 18 6 15 67 44 1.52 42 
9 Walsall 38 16 9 13 61 50 1.22 41 
10 Stockport County 39 16 9 14 59 57 1.04 41 
11 Barrow 39 17 6 16 55 51 1.08 40 
12 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 39 13 13 13 46 45 1.02 39 
13 Gillingham 38 14 11 13 49 54 0.91 39 
14 Southport 37 15 8 14 54 53 1.02 38 
15 Bristol Rovers 38 15 8 15 61 61 1.00 38 
16 Oldham Athletic 39 15 5 19 52 56 0.93 35 
17 Northampton Town 40 12 11 17 50 63 0.79 35 
18 Tranmere Rovers 38 12 9 17 57 67 0.85 33 
19 Mansfield Town 38 11 10 17 46 56 0.82 32 
20 Orient 36 9 13 14 40 54 0.74 31 
21 Colchester United 39 9 11 19 43 74 0.58 29 
22 Grimsby Town 38 10 7 21 41 61 0.67 27 
23 Scunthorpe United 38 8 11 19 46 72 0.64 27 
24 Peterborough United 39 17 8 14 62 58 1.07 23 

* Peterborough United deducted 19 points for making illegal payments to players.

Key: Promotion Relegation