Barclays League Division Two
Sunday, March 27, 1988

Swindon Town Crystal Palace
S.White (57'), T.Parkin (90')
HT: 0-0 I.Wright (72'), M.Bright (76')
Attendance:  12,915    



 
After a goalless first half, Steve White gives Swindon the lead - but the lethal Wright and Bright combination both net within the space of four minutes to turn the game on its head. As the game draws to a close though, Tim Parkin nods home an equalising goal for the Town.




Lineups
1
Fraser DIGBY
                 
Perry SUCKLING
1
2
David HOCKADAY
                 
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2
3
Phil KING
                 
David BURKE
3
4
Kieran O'REGAN  
                 
Alan PARDEW
4
5
Tim PARKIN
               
Gavin NEBBELING
5
6
Jon GITTENS
                 
Jim CANNON
6

7
Roy WEGERLE
                 
Glenn PENNYFATHER
7

8
Dave BAMBER
                 
  Geoff THOMAS
8
9
Jimmy QUINN  
               
Mark BRIGHT
9
10
Steve WHITE
             
  Ian WRIGHT
10
11
Steve FOLEY
                 
Phil BARBER
11
Substitutes
12
Alan MCLOUGHLIN  
                 
John PEMBERTON
12
14
Paul BODIN  
                 
  John SALAKO
14













Results on Sunday, March 27, 1988: League Table

 
  Swindon Town 2 - 2 Crystal Palace  

Table as at Sunday, March 27, 1988:

  TEAM P W D L F A GD Pts 
1 Aston Villa 38 20 10 8 63 36 27 70 
2 Blackburn Rovers 37 19 11 7 57 41 16 68 
3 Middlesbrough 37 18 11 8 48 28 20 65 
4 Millwall 37 19 7 11 59 43 16 64 
5 Bradford City 35 18 8 9 56 43 13 62 
6 Crystal Palace 37 18 7 12 74 55 19 61 
7 Leeds United 38 17 10 11 56 46 10 61 
8 Stoke City 38 16 9 13 46 46 0 57 
9 Manchester City 37 16 7 14 68 51 17 55 
10 Ipswich Town 37 15 7 15 48 44 4 52 
11 Swindon Town 34 14 8 12 62 47 15 50 
12 Hull City 36 13 11 12 47 51 -4 50 
13 Plymouth Argyle 35 14 7 14 57 53 4 49 
14 Barnsley 36 14 7 15 53 51 2 49 
15 Oldham Athletic 36 13 9 14 53 55 -2 48 
16 Leicester City 37 12 10 15 50 52 -2 46 
17 Birmingham City 37 10 12 15 37 57 -20 42 
18 AFC Bournemouth 36 10 9 17 48 57 -9 39 
19 West Bromwich Albion 37 11 6 20 41 60 -19 39 
20 Sheffield United 37 11 6 20 40 63 -23 39 
21 Shrewsbury Town 37 8 13 16 33 47 -14 37 
22 Reading 35 8 8 19 38 60 -22 32 
23 Huddersfield Town 36 5 9 22 36 84 -48 24 

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