Football League Division Two
Saturday, October 2, 1971

Swindon Town Bristol City

HT: 0-0 P.Spiring (79')
Attendance:  21,383   Referee:  N. Burtenshaw



Lineups
1
Peter DOWNSBOROUGH
                 
Ray CASHLEY
1
2
Rod THOMAS  
                 
Ken WIMSHURST
2
3
John TROLLOPE
                 
Brian DRYSDALE
3
4
Joe BUTLER
                 
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4
5
Frank BURROWS
                 
Dickie ROOKS
5
6
Dave MACKAY  
 85'
              
Geoff MERRICK
6

7
Steve PEPLOW
                 
Trevor TAINTON
7

8
Stan HARLAND
               
Peter SPIRING
8
9
Chris JONES
                 
John GALLEY
9
10
Peter NOBLE
                 
Gerry SWEENEY
10
11
Don ROGERS
                 
Gerry GOW
11
Substitutes
12
Ray BUNKELL

85' 
              
Sub not used
12














Results on Saturday, October 2, 1971: League Table

 
  Birmingham City 0 - 0 Oxford United  
  Burnley 0 - 1 Sunderland  
  Hull City 0 - 0 Luton Town  
  Middlesbrough 1 - 0 Blackpool  
  Millwall 2 - 1 Carlisle United  
  Norwich City 0 - 0 Queens Park Rangers  
  Orient 3 - 2 Charlton Athletic  
  Preston North End 1 - 2 Cardiff City  
  Sheffield Wednesday 4 - 0 Fulham  
  Swindon Town 0 - 1 Bristol City  
  Watford 1 - 0 Portsmouth  

Table as at Saturday, October 2, 1971:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Norwich City 10 6 4 0 13 5 2.60 16 
2 Bristol City 10 6 2 2 22 8 2.75 14 
3 Millwall 10 4 6 0 16 12 1.33 14 
4 Sunderland 10 5 3 2 15 13 1.15 13 
5 Birmingham City 10 4 4 2 14 8 1.75 12 
6 Burnley 10 5 2 3 18 11 1.64 12 
7 Middlesbrough 10 6 0 4 16 14 1.14 12 
8 Queens Park Rangers 10 4 3 3 15 9 1.67 11 
9 Luton Town 10 2 7 1 11 9 1.22 11 
10 Carlisle United 10 4 2 4 16 11 1.45 10 
11 Portsmouth 9 4 2 3 13 13 1.00 10 
12 Hull City 10 4 2 4 8 11 0.73 10 
13 Blackpool 11 4 1 6 13 13 1.00
14 Oxford United 10 3 3 4 11 11 1.00
15 Swindon Town 10 3 3 4 8 9 0.89
16 Orient 10 3 3 4 14 18 0.78
17 Preston North End 10 3 2 5 12 15 0.80
18 Cardiff City 10 2 3 5 11 19 0.58
19 Watford 10 2 3 5 6 17 0.35
20 Sheffield Wednesday 10 2 2 6 13 17 0.76
21 Charlton Athletic 10 3 0 7 13 20 0.65
22 Fulham 10 2 1 7 5 20 0.25

Key: Promotion Relegation