Football League Division Two
Saturday, December 18, 1971

Queens Park Rangers Swindon Town
R.Marsh (17', 41'), T.Venables (39')
HT: 3-0
Attendance:  13,517   Referee:  I.T. Smith



Lineups
1
Phil PARKES  
                 
Jimmy ALLAN
1
2
Dave CLEMENT  
                 
  Rod THOMAS
2
3
Tony HAZELL
                 
John TROLLOPE
3
4
Terry VENABLES  
               
Joe BUTLER
4
5
Ron HUNT
                 
Frank BURROWS
5
6
Terry MANCINI  
                 
  Dave MACKAY
6

7
Ian MORGAN
                 
David DANGERFIELD
7

8
Gerry FRANCIS  
                 
Ray BUNKELL
8
9
Mick LEACH
                 
Arthur HORSFIELD
9
10
Rodney MARSH  
               
Peter NOBLE
10
11
John O'ROURKE
                 
Don ROGERS
11
Substitutes
12
Sub not used
                 
Roger SMART
12














Results on Saturday, December 18, 1971: League Table

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

Table as at Saturday, December 18, 1971:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Norwich City 22 12 8 2 32 18 1.78 32 
2 Millwall 22 10 10 2 37 28 1.32 30 
3 Queens Park Rangers 22 11 7 4 34 16 2.13 29 
4 Sunderland 22 7 11 4 32 31 1.03 25 
5 Middlesbrough 22 11 3 8 30 30 1.00 25 
6 Burnley 22 10 4 8 39 28 1.39 24 
7 Birmingham City 22 6 12 4 27 21 1.29 24 
8 Preston North End 22 9 6 7 33 26 1.27 24 
9 Carlisle United 22 11 2 9 33 28 1.18 24 
10 Sheffield Wednesday 22 8 7 7 29 26 1.12 23 
11 Bristol City 22 8 6 8 34 30 1.13 22 
12 Portsmouth 22 7 7 8 35 33 1.06 21 
13 Luton Town 22 5 11 6 24 25 0.96 21 
14 Oxford United 21 6 8 7 22 22 1.00 20 
15 Charlton Athletic 22 8 4 10 33 39 0.85 20 
16 Blackpool 22 7 5 10 27 26 1.04 19 
17 Swindon Town 22 6 7 9 15 21 0.71 19 
18 Fulham 22 8 3 11 25 41 0.61 19 
19 Orient 22 6 5 11 26 41 0.63 17 
20 Hull City 22 6 4 12 22 32 0.69 16 
21 Cardiff City 21 5 5 11 31 39 0.79 15 
22 Watford 22 4 5 13 18 37 0.49 13 

Key: Promotion Relegation