Football League Division Three
Saturday, October 30, 1976

Swindon Town Tranmere Rovers
T.Anderson (6' pen)
HT: 1-1 R.Allen (37')
Attendance:  7,776    


1
ALLAN
2
DIXON
3
TROLLOPE
4
STROUD
5
AIZLEWOOD
6
PROPHETT
7
MOSS
8
O'BRIEN
9
SYRETT
10
MCHALE
11
ANDERSON
1
JOHNSON
2
MATHIAS
3
FLOOD
4
GRIFFITHS
5
PHILPOTTS
6
YOUNG
7
PEPLOW
8
CLIFF
9
MOORE
10
TYNAN
11
ALLEN

Lineups
1
Jimmy ALLAN
                 
Dickie JOHNSON
1
2
Will DIXON
                 
Ray MATHIAS
2
3
John TROLLOPE
           65'     
Eddie FLOOD
3
4
Ken STROUD
                 
Ian GRIFFITHS
4
5
Steve AIZLEWOOD
                 
Dave PHILPOTTS
5
6
Colin PROPHETT
                 
Tommy YOUNG
6

7
David MOSS
                 
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7

8
Gerry O'BRIEN
                 
Eddie CLIFF
8
9
David SYRETT
           35'     
Ronnie MOORE
9
10
Ray MCHALE
 77'
              
Bobby TYNAN
10
11
Trevor ANDERSON  
             
Russell ALLEN
11
Substitutes
12
Howard GODDARD

77' 
              
Billy KENNY
12














Results on Saturday, October 30, 1976: League Table

 
  Chesterfield 2 - 0 York City  
  Gillingham 1 - 1 Preston North End  
  Northampton Town 0 - 2 Brighton and Hove Albion  
  Port Vale 2 - 0 Grimsby Town  
  Portsmouth 0 - 0 Peterborough United  
  Reading 2 - 0 Chester  
  Sheffield Wednesday 0 - 2 Mansfield Town  
  Shrewsbury Town 1 - 0 Oxford United  
  Swindon Town 1 - 1 Tranmere Rovers  
  Walsall 0 - 0 Crystal Palace  
  Wrexham 0 - 0 Bury  

Table as at Saturday, October 30, 1976:

  TEAM P W D L F A GD Pts 
1 Brighton and Hove Albion 13 8 3 2 30 14 16 19 
2 Wrexham 12 8 2 2 24 10 14 18 
3 Shrewsbury Town 13 8 2 3 25 12 13 18 
4 Lincoln City 13 6 5 2 20 13 7 17 
5 Swindon Town 14 7 3 4 22 17 5 17 
6 Crystal Palace 13 6 4 3 15 11 4 16 
7 Bury 13 6 3 4 21 19 2 15 
8 Mansfield Town 12 6 2 4 20 11 9 14 
9 Preston North End 13 4 6 3 23 16 7 14 
10 Rotherham United 13 4 6 3 21 16 5 14 
11 Sheffield Wednesday 13 5 4 4 18 16 2 14 
12 Reading 13 6 2 5 19 18 1 14 
13 Tranmere Rovers 13 4 5 4 13 12 1 13 
14 Chester 13 5 3 5 10 14 -4 13 
15 Peterborough United 15 5 3 7 16 24 -8 13 
16 Gillingham 12 4 4 4 17 19 -2 12 
17 Chesterfield 13 5 2 6 15 21 -6 12 
18 Port Vale 14 3 4 7 15 22 -7 10 
19 Walsall 13 3 4 6 13 21 -8 10 
20 Oxford United 13 2 5 6 20 24 -4
21 Northampton Town 13 3 2 8 13 22 -9
22 Portsmouth 13 1 6 6 11 21 -10
23 Grimsby Town 12 3 2 7 10 20 -10
24 York City 13 2 2 9 11 29 -18

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