Football League Division Three
Saturday, April 3, 1976

Chesterfield Swindon Town
S.O'Neill (3'), R.Fern (29', 60'), M.Darling (85')
HT: 2-0
Attendance:  3,646    


1
HARDWICK
2
BADGER
3
O'NEILL
4
MCEWAN
5
HUNTER
6
CROSS
7
CHARLTON
8
CAMMACK
9
FERN
10
BENTLEY
11
DARLING
1
BARRON
2
MCLAUGHLIN
3
TROLLOPE
4
STROUD
5
AIZLEWOOD
6
PROPHETT
7
MOSS
8
DIXON
9
SYRETT
10
O'BRIEN
11
ANDERSON

Lineups
1
Steve HARDWICK
                 
Jim BARRON
1
2
Len BADGER
                 
John MCLAUGHLIN
2
3
Sean O'NEILL
               
John TROLLOPE
3
4
Billy MCEWAN
                 
Ken STROUD
4
5
Les HUNTER
                46'
Steve AIZLEWOOD
5
6
Graham CROSS
                 
Colin PROPHETT
6

7
Harry CHARLTON
 61'
              
David MOSS
7

8
Steve CAMMACK
                 
Will DIXON
8
9
Rodney FERN
               
David SYRETT
9
10
David BENTLEY
                 
Gerry O'BRIEN
10
11
Malcolm DARLING
               
  Trevor ANDERSON
11
Substitutes
12
Andy KOWALSKI

61' 
           
46' 
Don ROGERS
12














Results on Saturday, April 3, 1976: League Table

 
  Aldershot 2 - 3 Wrexham  
  Cardiff City 2 - 1 Grimsby Town  
  Chesterfield 4 - 0 Swindon Town  
  Colchester United 1 - 1 Preston North End  
  Gillingham 2 - 0 Bury  
  Millwall 1 - 0 Halifax Town  
  Port Vale 1 - 1 Hereford United  
  Rotherham United 1 - 1 Brighton and Hove Albion  
  Walsall 2 - 2 Peterborough United  

Table as at Saturday, April 3, 1976:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Hereford United 39 22 9 8 73 46 1.59 53 
2 Brighton and Hove Albion 40 21 6 13 70 45 1.56 48 
3 Crystal Palace 39 17 14 8 57 40 1.43 48 
4 Millwall 41 17 14 10 47 42 1.12 48 
5 Cardiff City 40 18 11 11 64 48 1.33 47 
6 Walsall 41 17 12 12 68 53 1.28 46 
7 Wrexham 39 17 10 12 53 43 1.23 44 
8 Shrewsbury Town 39 17 9 13 53 47 1.13 43 
9 Peterborough United 40 14 15 11 58 56 1.04 43 
10 Preston North End 39 17 8 14 53 51 1.04 42 
11 Gillingham 40 12 18 10 51 53 0.96 42 
12 Port Vale 40 13 14 13 47 43 1.09 40 
13 Bury 38 12 13 13 45 42 1.07 37 
14 Mansfield Town 40 12 13 15 49 49 1.00 37 
15 Rotherham United 40 13 10 17 46 56 0.82 36 
16 Chester 38 13 10 15 38 52 0.73 36 
17 Chesterfield 40 14 7 19 60 62 0.97 35 
18 Aldershot 40 12 11 17 55 68 0.81 35 
19 Grimsby Town 40 12 10 18 52 65 0.80 34 
20 Halifax Town 39 11 10 18 36 51 0.71 32 
21 Southend United 38 10 10 18 53 62 0.85 30 
22 Sheffield Wednesday 38 8 14 16 42 51 0.82 30 
23 Swindon Town 39 12 6 21 49 69 0.71 30 
24 Colchester United 39 10 10 19 35 60 0.58 30 

Key: Promotion Relegation