Barclays League Division Two
Tuesday, April 4, 1989

Swindon Town Bradford City
D.Shearer (9')
HT: 1-0
Attendance:  6,476    



 
An early goal from Duncan Shearer gives the Town the win - and with just one defeat in the last ten games, Swindon move into the play-off places for the first time.




Lineups
1
Fraser DIGBY
                 
Paul TOMLINSON
1
2
David HOCKADAY
                 
Brian MITCHELL
2
3
Phil KING
                 
Brian TINNION
3
4
Tom JONES
           12'     
Greg ABBOTT
4
5
Colin CALDERWOOD  
                 
Gavin OLIVER
5
6
Jon GITTENS
   28'             
  David CAMPBELL
6

7
Steve FOLEY
                 
Leigh PALIN
7

8
Duncan SHEARER  
           88'   
Lee SINNOTT
8
9
Alan MCLOUGHLIN  
                 
Mark LEONARD
9
10
Ross MACLAREN
                 
  view STFC profileJimmy QUINN
10
11
Steve WHITE
                28'
Karl GODDARD
11
Substitutes
12
Paul BODIN  
                 
Dave EVANS
12
14
David GEDDIS
              
28' 
Paul JEWELL
14













Results on Tuesday, April 4, 1989: League Table

 
  Chelsea 3 - 1 Birmingham City  
  Hull City 1 - 2 Oxford United  
  Oldham Athletic 4 - 0 Ipswich Town  
  Shrewsbury Town 0 - 1 Manchester City  
  Stoke City 0 - 0 West Bromwich Albion  
  Sunderland 2 - 1 Plymouth Argyle  
  Swindon Town 1 - 0 Bradford City  
  Walsall 1 - 1 AFC Bournemouth   
  Watford 2 - 2 Blackburn Rovers  

Table as at Tuesday, April 4, 1989:

  TEAM P W D L F A GD Pts 
1 Chelsea 39 24 11 4 83 41 42 83 
2 Manchester City 39 21 10 8 65 39 26 73 
3 West Bromwich Albion 39 16 16 7 56 33 23 64 
4 Blackburn Rovers 39 18 10 11 63 54 9 64 
5 Watford 37 16 10 11 55 43 12 58 
6 Swindon Town 37 15 13 9 53 45 8 58 
7 AFC Bournemouth 38 17 6 15 46 49 -3 57 
8 Leeds United 38 14 14 10 50 41 9 56 
9 Ipswich Town 39 17 5 17 58 57 1 56 
10 Crystal Palace 35 15 10 10 53 43 10 55 
11 Stoke City 37 14 13 10 47 52 -5 55 
12 Barnsley 37 13 13 11 53 52 1 52 
13 Sunderland 39 13 12 14 52 53 -1 51 
14 Leicester City 38 12 13 13 47 52 -5 49 
15 Portsmouth 38 12 12 14 46 47 -1 48 
16 Oxford United 39 12 11 16 51 53 -2 47 
17 Oldham Athletic 39 10 16 13 66 62 4 46 
18 Bradford City 39 10 15 14 41 49 -8 45 
19 Plymouth Argyle 38 12 9 17 46 56 -10 45 
20 Brighton and Hove Albion 38 12 7 19 50 56 -6 43 
21 Hull City 38 11 10 17 48 58 -10 43 
22 Shrewsbury Town 38 7 14 17 32 57 -25 35 
23 Walsall 38 4 14 20 33 62 -29 26 
24 Birmingham City 38 5 10 23 24 64 -40 25 

Key: Promotion places Play-offs Relegation