Football League Division Three
Friday, April 19, 1968

Scunthorpe United Swindon Town
T.Heath (??'), G.Kerr (46', ??')
HT: 1-1 M.Nurse (??')
Attendance:  2,617   Referee:  D. Pugh



Lineups
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Steve DRAKE
                 
Roy JONES
1
2
Graham FOXTON
                 
  Rod THOMAS
2
3
Derek HEMSTEAD
                 
John TROLLOPE
3
4
Barry LINDSEY
                 
Joe BUTLER
4
5
Frank BURROWS view STFC profile
               
  Mel NURSE
5
6
Mel BLYTH
                 
Stan HARLAND
6

7
John COLQUHOUN
                 
Don HEATH
7

8
George KERR
               
Willie PENMAN
8
9
Graham RUSLING
                 
Pat TERRY
9
10
Terry HEATH
               
Roger SMART
10
11
Bill PUNTON
                 
Don ROGERS
11
Substitutes
12
Sub not used
                 
Owen DAWSON
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Results on Friday, April 19, 1968: League Table

 
  Bury 1 - 0 Orient  
  Scunthorpe United 3 - 1 Swindon Town  
  Southport 2 - 1 Reading  

Table as at Friday, April 19, 1968:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Bury 42 22 8 12 82 57 1.44 52 
2 Torquay United 41 20 10 11 55 45 1.22 50 
3 Oxford United 42 18 13 11 61 47 1.30 49 
4 Shrewsbury Town 41 18 13 10 59 46 1.28 49 
5 Stockport County 41 18 9 14 63 58 1.09 45 
6 Reading 42 18 9 15 61 57 1.07 45 
7 Swindon Town 42 14 16 12 66 46 1.43 44 
8 Southport 41 17 10 14 62 58 1.07 44 
9 Watford 41 18 7 16 68 47 1.45 43 
10 Walsall 41 16 11 14 63 54 1.17 43 
11 Barrow 41 18 7 16 56 51 1.10 43 
12 Brighton and Hove Albion 41 14 15 12 50 48 1.04 43 
13 Gillingham 40 16 11 13 53 55 0.96 43 
14 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 41 14 14 13 50 48 1.04 42 
15 Oldham Athletic 41 17 5 19 55 57 0.96 39 
16 Bristol Rovers 40 15 8 17 62 66 0.94 38 
17 Mansfield Town 41 12 12 17 48 56 0.86 36 
18 Northampton Town 42 12 12 18 51 65 0.78 36 
19 Tranmere Rovers 40 12 11 17 58 68 0.85 35 
20 Orient 40 10 15 15 41 55 0.75 35 
21 Scunthorpe United 41 9 11 21 50 80 0.63 29 
22 Colchester United 41 9 11 21 43 76 0.57 29 
23 Grimsby Town 40 10 8 22 43 64 0.67 28 
24 Peterborough United 41 17 10 14 64 60 1.07 25 

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

Key: Promotion Relegation