Football League Division Four
Saturday, January 15, 1983

Port Vale Swindon Town
E.Moss (28'), B.Newton (74', 83')
HT: 1-0
Attendance:  6,397   Referee:  D. Scott



Lineups
1
Neville SOUTHALL  
                 
Jimmy ALLAN
1
2
Colin TARTT
                 
Ray BAVERSTOCK
2
3
Russel BROMAGE
                 
Colin BAILIE
3
4
Geoff HUNTER
                 
Brian HUGHES
4
5
Phil SPROSON
                 
Russell LEWIS
5
6
Wayne CEGIELSKI
                 
Mike GRAHAM
6

7
Steve FOX
                 
  Howard PRITCHARD
7

8
Ernie MOSS
               
Paul BATTY
8
9
Bob NEWTON
               
Paul RIDEOUT
9
10
Jimmy GREENHOFF
 73'
              
Andy ROWLAND
10
11
Terry ARMSTRONG
                 
Leigh BARNARD
11
Substitutes
12
John RIDLEY

73' 
              
Martin BLACKLER
12













Results on Saturday, January 15, 1983: League Table

 
  Blackpool 2 - 1 Mansfield Town  
  Crewe Alexandra 3 - 2 Chester  
  Hereford United 0 - 2 Bury  
  Hull City 1 - 0 Bristol City  
  Northampton Town 2 - 2 Wimbledon  
  Peterborough United 1 - 0 Stockport County  
  Port Vale 3 - 0 Swindon Town  
  Rochdale 1 - 1 Darlington  
  Torquay United 1 - 3 York City  

Table as at Saturday, January 15, 1983:

  TEAM P W D L F A GD Pts 
1 Hull City 26 15 7 4 44 20 24 52 
2 Port Vale 25 15 6 4 37 16 21 51 
3 Bury 26 14 7 5 43 21 22 49 
4 Wimbledon 25 13 6 6 47 29 18 45 
5 Scunthorpe United 23 12 7 4 33 18 15 43 
6 Swindon Town 24 12 7 5 33 20 13 43 
7 Colchester United 26 12 6 8 37 28 9 42 
8 Torquay United 24 11 5 8 36 34 2 38 
9 York City 24 9 8 7 44 33 11 35 
10 Peterborough United 24 9 8 7 27 22 5 35 
11 Mansfield Town 25 10 4 11 30 39 -9 34 
12 Chester 26 9 5 12 31 30 1 32 
13 Halifax Town 24 8 7 9 35 34 1 31 
14 Stockport County 25 8 6 11 34 41 -7 30 
15 Rochdale 26 7 8 11 34 42 -8 29 
16 Blackpool 24 8 6 10 29 33 -4 28 
17 Northampton Town 24 6 10 8 33 38 -5 28 
18 Aldershot 23 7 7 9 28 40 -12 28 
19 Hartlepool United 24 7 5 12 25 41 -16 26 
20 Tranmere Rovers 23 7 3 13 27 41 -14 24 
21 Darlington 24 5 7 12 28 38 -10 22 
22 Crewe Alexandra 25 6 4 15 27 40 -13 22 
23 Bristol City 25 3 11 11 27 46 -19 20 
24 Hereford United 25 5 4 16 21 46 -25 19 

* Blackpool deducted 2 points for fielding an ineligible player.

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