Football League Division Two
Saturday, March 17, 1973

Swindon Town Nottingham Forest

HT: 0-0
Attendance:  9,842    



Lineups
1
Peter DOWNSBOROUGH
                 
view STFC profileJim BARRON
1
2
Rod THOMAS  
                 
  Liam O'KANE
2
3
Joe BUTLER
                 
John WINFIELD
3
4
Ray BUNKELL
                 
Sammy CHAPMAN
4
5
Frank BURROWS
                 
John COTTAM
5
6
Ron POTTER
                 
  Tommy JACKSON
6

7
David MOSS
                 
Jim MCINTOSH
7

8
Roger SMART
                 
Duncan MCKENZIE
8
9
Ray TREACY  
                 
  Martin O'NEILL
9
10
Peter NOBLE
                 
John GALLEY
10
11
Mick MCGOVERN
 63'
              
Barry LYONS
11
Substitutes
12
Tom JENKINS

63' 
              
  Tommy GEMMELL
12














Results on Saturday, March 17, 1973: League Table

 
  Aston Villa 2 - 0 Portsmouth  
  Blackpool 2 - 0 Fulham  
  Bristol City 0 - 0 Oxford United  
  Cardiff City 0 - 1 Burnley  
  Carlisle United 1 - 0 Orient  
  Huddersfield Town 1 - 1 Middlesbrough  
  Millwall 4 - 1 Preston North End  
  Sheffield Wednesday 1 - 1 Brighton and Hove Albion  
  Swindon Town 0 - 0 Nottingham Forest  

Table as at Saturday, March 17, 1973:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Burnley 33 17 13 3 53 30 1.77 47 
2 Queens Park Rangers 33 17 12 4 62 35 1.77 46 
3 Blackpool 35 15 10 10 48 39 1.23 40 
4 Sheffield Wednesday 35 15 9 11 54 45 1.20 39 
5 Fulham 33 14 10 9 50 38 1.32 38 
6 Aston Villa 33 14 10 9 40 37 1.08 38 
7 Middlesbrough 35 13 11 11 34 37 0.92 37 
8 Oxford United 34 15 6 13 40 33 1.21 36 
9 Luton Town 32 13 10 9 40 36 1.11 36 
10 Millwall 34 14 7 13 49 40 1.23 35 
11 Hull City 32 11 11 10 49 42 1.17 33 
12 Bristol City 34 11 11 12 44 44 1.00 33 
13 Nottingham Forest 34 11 11 12 36 40 0.90 33 
14 Portsmouth 33 10 9 14 38 43 0.88 29 
15 Swindon Town 35 8 13 14 41 54 0.76 29 
16 Preston North End 33 10 9 14 32 52 0.62 29 
17 Carlisle United 32 10 8 14 43 40 1.08 28 
18 Sunderland 28 9 9 10 38 35 1.09 27 
19 Orient 33 8 11 14 35 41 0.85 27 
20 Huddersfield Town 34 6 15 13 31 44 0.70 27 
21 Cardiff City 32 10 5 17 34 48 0.71 25 
22 Brighton and Hove Albion 33 4 10 19 34 72 0.47 18 

Key: Promotion Relegation