Football League Division Three
Saturday, March 29, 1980

Blackburn Rovers Swindon Town
A.Crawford (47', 84')
HT: 1-0
Attendance:  11,571    



Lineups
1
Jim ARNOLD
                 
Jimmy ALLAN
1
2
Mike RATHBONE
                 
Ken STROUD
2
3
Jim BRANAGAN
                 
David PEACH
3
4
Howard KENDALL
                 
Ray MCHALE
4
5
Glenn KEELEY
                 
Russell LEWIS
5
6
Derek FAZACKERLEY
                79'
Roy CARTER
6

7
Noel BROTHERSTON  
                 
Brian WILLIAMS
7

8
Andy CRAWFORD
               
Chris KAMARA
8
9
Simon GARNER
                 
Andy ROWLAND
9
10
Duncan MCKENZIE
                 
Alan MAYES
10
11
Tony PARKES
                 
Glenn COCKERILL
11
Substitutes
12
Sub not used
              
79' 
Steve ABBLEY
12













Results on Saturday, March 29, 1980: League Table

 
  Blackburn Rovers 2 - 0 Swindon Town  
  Blackpool 2 - 2 Millwall  
  Brentford 0 - 1 Rotherham United  
  Bury 0 - 2 Gillingham  
  Mansfield Town 2 - 1 Chester  
  Oxford United 2 - 0 Exeter City  
  Plymouth Argyle 2 - 0 Colchester United  
  Reading 2 - 2 Chesterfield  
  Sheffield United 0 - 2 Carlisle United  
  Southend United 1 - 1 Sheffield Wednesday  
  Wimbledon 3 - 6 Grimsby Town  

Table as at Saturday, March 29, 1980:

  TEAM P W D L F A GD Pts 
1 Grimsby Town 39 22 7 10 62 40 22 51 
2 Sheffield Wednesday 38 18 13 7 73 42 31 49 
3 Blackburn Rovers 37 19 9 9 46 27 19 47 
4 Chesterfield 38 18 10 10 60 43 17 46 
5 Colchester United 38 17 9 12 53 47 6 43 
6 Sheffield United 39 17 9 13 55 51 4 43 
7 Reading 38 15 11 12 56 53 3 41 
8 Exeter City 39 16 9 14 53 60 -7 41 
9 Carlisle United 38 15 10 13 55 46 9 40 
10 Millwall 38 15 9 14 59 52 7 39 
11 Chester 37 14 11 12 43 45 -2 39 
12 Swindon Town 37 16 6 15 56 50 6 38 
13 Gillingham 38 13 12 13 45 42 3 38 
14 Rotherham United 37 15 7 15 49 55 -6 37 
15 Oxford United 39 12 12 15 52 52 0 36 
16 Plymouth Argyle 38 13 9 16 52 52 0 35 
17 Barnsley 37 12 11 14 38 49 -11 35 
18 Brentford 39 12 9 18 53 67 -14 33 
19 Mansfield Town 38 9 13 16 40 46 -6 31 
20 Southend United 38 11 9 18 40 49 -9 31 
21 Hull City 37 8 15 14 40 58 -18 31 
22 Blackpool 38 11 8 19 52 68 -16 30 
23 Bury 37 12 5 20 38 52 -14 29 
24 Wimbledon 38 8 11 19 39 63 -24 27 

Key: Promotion places Relegation