Football League Division Three
Tuesday, September 13, 1977

Preston North End Swindon Town
M.Robinson
T.Anderson
Attendance:  6,014    



Lineups
1
Roy TUNKS
                 
Jimmy ALLAN
1
2
John MCMAHON
                 
John MCLAUGHLIN
2
3
Harry WILSON
                 
John TROLLOPE
3
4
Steve DOYLE
                 
Ken STROUD
4
5
Mick BAXTER
                 
Steve AIZLEWOOD
5
6
Graham CROSS
                 
Colin PROPHETT
6

7
Gordon COLEMAN
                 
David MOSS
7

8
Francis BURNS  
                 
Andy FORD
8
9
Ricky THOMSON
                 
Chris GUTHRIE
9
10
Mike ELWISS
                 
Ray MCHALE
10
11
Alex BRUCE
               
  Trevor ANDERSON
11
Substitutes
12
Michael ROBINSON  
              
Sub not used













Results on Tuesday, September 13, 1977: League Table

 
  Bury 2 - 2 Gillingham  
  Peterborough United 2 - 1 Carlisle United  
  Plymouth Argyle 3 - 3 Walsall  
  Portsmouth 0 - 0 Colchester United  
  Preston North End 1 - 1 Swindon Town  
  Rotherham United 1 - 0 Exeter City  
  Shrewsbury Town 3 - 3 Cambridge United  

Table as at Tuesday, September 13, 1977:

  TEAM P W D L F A GD Pts 
1 Colchester United 6 4 1 1 11 3 8
2 Bury 5 3 2 0 10 5 5
3 Tranmere Rovers 5 4 0 1 8 4 4
4 Swindon Town 6 3 2 1 9 6 3
5 Exeter City 5 3 1 1 11 5 6
6 Rotherham United 5 3 1 1 9 7 2
7 Gillingham 6 3 1 2 12 11 1
8 Shrewsbury Town 6 3 1 2 10 10 0
9 Chesterfield 5 3 0 2 9 7 2
10 Peterborough United 6 2 2 2 5 7 -2
11 Oxford United 5 2 1 2 9 9 0
12 Plymouth Argyle 5 1 3 1 6 6 0
13 Walsall 6 1 3 2 9 10 -1
14 Wrexham 6 1 3 2 9 10 -1
15 Port Vale 5 2 1 2 6 9 -3
16 Chester 4 1 2 1 6 5 1
17 Carlisle United 5 1 2 2 6 6 0
18 Portsmouth 5 1 2 2 4 5 -1
19 Preston North End 5 1 2 2 5 7 -2
20 Cambridge United 5 1 2 2 6 10 -4
21 Bradford City 6 1 1 4 9 13 -4
22 Sheffield Wednesday 4 0 2 2 1 5 -4
23 Hereford United 5 1 0 4 5 10 -5
24 Lincoln City 5 0 1 4 4 9 -5

Key: Promotion places Relegation