Football League Division Three
Monday, April 16, 1979

Oxford United Swindon Town

HT: 0-0 R.Carter (pen)
Attendance:  9,176    



Lineups
1
John MILKINS
                 
Jimmy ALLAN
1
2
Les TAYLOR
                 
John TROLLOPE
2
3
David FOGG
                 
Andy FORD
3
4
Gary BRIGGS
                 
Ray MCHALE
4
5
Andy BODEL
                 
Steve AIZLEWOOD
5
6
Colin DUNCAN
                 
Ken STROUD
6

7
Ray GRAYDON
                 
Ian MILLER
7

8
Billy JEFFREY
               
Roy CARTER
8
9
Peter FOLEY
                 
Andy ROWLAND
9
10
Jason SEACOLE
                 
Alan MAYES
10
11
Gordon HODGSON
                 
Chic BATES
11
Substitutes
12
Archie WHITE
               
  Bryan HAMILTON
12













Results on Monday, April 16, 1979: League Table

 
  Bury 2 - 2 Lincoln City  
  Chester 0 - 0 Shrewsbury Town  
  Chesterfield 1 - 0 Mansfield Town  
  Gillingham 3 - 0 Colchester United  
  Hull City 0 - 0 Blackpool  
  Oxford United 0 - 1 Swindon Town  
  Peterborough United 1 - 1 Rotherham United  
  Tranmere Rovers 1 - 1 Carlisle United  

Table as at Monday, April 16, 1979:

  TEAM P W D L F A GD Pts 
1 Watford 39 20 11 8 71 45 26 51 
2 Swansea City 40 21 9 10 69 51 18 51 
3 Gillingham 39 17 16 6 51 33 18 50 
4 Shrewsbury Town 38 16 17 5 46 32 14 49 
5 Swindon Town 38 21 6 11 60 40 20 48 
6 Carlisle United 42 13 22 7 49 38 11 48 
7 Exeter City 38 14 14 10 53 44 9 42 
8 Southend United 40 14 14 12 48 41 7 42 
9 Colchester United 40 14 14 12 45 47 -2 42 
10 Hull City 37 15 10 12 54 44 10 40 
11 Chester 41 13 14 14 52 54 -2 40 
12 Plymouth Argyle 40 14 11 15 58 58 0 39 
13 Blackpool 39 15 8 16 50 48 2 38 
14 Oxford United 40 11 16 13 38 45 -7 38 
15 Brentford 39 14 9 16 44 43 1 37 
16 Sheffield Wednesday 36 10 16 10 38 38 0 36 
17 Rotherham United 36 14 8 14 38 43 -5 36 
18 Bury 38 8 18 12 49 55 -6 34 
19 Chesterfield 37 11 11 15 45 55 -10 33 
20 Walsall 39 10 10 19 53 61 -8 30 
21 Peterborough United 37 9 11 17 34 52 -18 29 
22 Mansfield Town 35 6 16 13 33 42 -9 28 
23 Tranmere Rovers 39 4 14 21 38 67 -29 22 
24 Lincoln City 37 5 11 21 28 68 -40 21 

Key: Promotion places Relegation