Football League Division Three
Saturday, April 29, 1978

Carlisle United Swindon Town
P.Bonnyman (10'), J.Lumby (57')
HT: 1-1 C.Guthrie (2'), R.Carter (48')
Attendance:  4,351    


1
SWINBURNE
2
COLLINS
3
MCCARTNEY
4
TAIT
5
MCLEAN
6
PARKER
7
MCVITIE
8
BONNYMAN
9
LUMBY
10
KEMP
11
HAMILTON
1
ALLAN
2
MCLAUGHLIN
3
FORD
4
KAMARA
5
AIZLEWOOD
6
PROPHETT
7
MOSS
8
CARTER
9
GUTHRIE
10
MCHALE
11
BATES

Lineups
1
Trevor SWINBURNE
                 
Jimmy ALLAN
1
2
Andy COLLINS
           84'     
John MCLAUGHLIN
2
3
Mike MCCARTNEY
                64'
Andy FORD
3
4
Mick TAIT
                 
Chris KAMARA
4
5
David MCLEAN
                 
Steve AIZLEWOOD
5
6
Bobby PARKER
                 
Colin PROPHETT
6

7
George MCVITIE
                 
David MOSS
7

8
Phil BONNYMAN
             
Roy CARTER
8
9
Jim LUMBY
       72'     
Chris GUTHRIE
9
10
David KEMP
                 
Ray MCHALE
10
11
Jimmy HAMILTON
                 
Chic BATES
11
Substitutes
12
Keith SAWYERS
           78'  
64' 
David CUNNINGHAM
12














Results on Saturday, April 29, 1978: League Table

 
  Bradford City 2 - 3 Walsall  
  Cambridge United 2 - 1 Exeter City  
  Carlisle United 2 - 2 Swindon Town  
  Chester 4 - 3 Peterborough United  
  Colchester United 1 - 1 Sheffield Wednesday  
  Gillingham 0 - 0 Lincoln City  
  Hereford United 1 - 1 Wrexham  
  Oxford United 0 - 0 Bury  
  Plymouth Argyle 3 - 2 Port Vale  
  Preston North End 2 - 2 Shrewsbury Town  
  Rotherham United 0 - 1 Portsmouth  

Table as at Saturday, April 29, 1978:

  TEAM P W D L F A GD Pts 
1 Wrexham 44 23 14 7 77 43 34 60 
2 Cambridge United 46 23 12 11 72 51 21 58 
3 Preston North End 46 20 16 10 63 38 25 56 
4 Peterborough United 45 20 15 10 47 33 14 55 
5 Chester 46 16 22 8 59 56 3 54 
6 Walsall 45 17 17 11 58 49 9 51 
7 Gillingham 46 15 20 11 67 60 7 50 
8 Swindon Town 45 16 16 13 66 57 9 48 
9 Colchester United 45 15 17 13 55 44 11 47 
10 Shrewsbury Town 46 16 15 15 63 57 6 47 
11 Tranmere Rovers 46 16 15 15 57 52 5 47 
12 Carlisle United 46 14 19 13 59 59 0 47 
13 Chesterfield 45 16 14 15 55 48 7 46 
14 Bury 46 13 19 14 62 56 6 45 
15 Lincoln City 46 15 15 16 53 61 -8 45 
16 Sheffield Wednesday 45 14 16 15 48 51 -3 44 
17 Exeter City 46 15 14 17 49 59 -10 44 
18 Oxford United 46 13 14 19 64 67 -3 40 
19 Rotherham United 44 13 12 19 50 65 -15 38 
20 Plymouth Argyle 45 10 17 18 55 68 -13 37 
21 Port Vale 46 8 20 18 46 67 -21 36 
22 Bradford City 45 12 10 23 56 80 -24 34 
23 Hereford United 46 9 14 23 34 60 -26 32 
24 Portsmouth 46 7 17 22 41 75 -34 31 

Key: Promotion Relegation