Barclays League Division Two
Saturday, December 2, 1989

Sunderland Swindon Town
G.Armstrong (71'), T.Hauser (90')
HT: 0-1 A.McLoughlin (41'), D.Shearer (74')
Attendance:  15,849    



 
Thomas Hauser's goal right at the death earns the Mackems a point, after the Town had looked set to win the promotion clash at Roker Park.




Lineups
1
Tim CARTER
                 
Fraser DIGBY
1
2
Reuben AGBOOLA
                 
David KERSLAKE
2
3
Paul HARDYMAN
                 
  Paul BODIN
3
4
Gary BENNETT
               
  Alan MCLOUGHLIN
4
5
Richard ORD
 55'
              
  Colin CALDERWOOD
5
6
Gary OWERS
   88'             
Jon GITTENS
6

7
Brian ATKINSON
                 
Tom JONES
7

8
Gordon ARMSTRONG
             
  Duncan SHEARER
8
9
Eric GATES  
                65'
Steve WHITE
9
10
Marco GABBIADINI
                 
Ross MACLAREN
10
11
Colin PASCOE  
 75'
             75'
Steve FOLEY
11
Substitutes
12
John KAY

55' 
           
75' 
John CORNWELL
12
14
Thomas HAUSER

75' 
         
65' 
  Fitzroy SIMPSON
14













Results on Saturday, December 2, 1989: League Table

 
  AFC Bournemouth 0 - 2 Brighton and Hove Albion  
  Barnsley 0 - 1 Ipswich Town  
  Leeds United 1 - 0 Newcastle United  
  Leicester City 2 - 1 Hull City  
  Oxford United 3 - 2 Plymouth Argyle  
  Port Vale 3 - 2 Bradford City  
  Portsmouth 1 - 2 Watford  
  Sheffield United 3 - 1 West Bromwich Albion  
  Sunderland 2 - 2 Swindon Town  
  West Ham United 0 - 0 Stoke City  
  Wolverhampton Wanderers 2 - 0 Middlesbrough  

Table as at Saturday, December 2, 1989:

  TEAM P W D L F A GD Pts 
1 Sheffield United 20 12 6 2 35 21 14 42 
2 Leeds United 20 12 5 3 34 21 13 41 
3 Newcastle United 20 10 6 4 36 21 15 36 
4 Sunderland 20 10 6 4 35 28 7 36 
5 Oldham Athletic 20 9 7 4 27 20 7 34 
6 Ipswich Town 20 9 6 5 31 26 5 33 
7 West Ham United 20 8 7 5 31 23 8 31 
8 Blackburn Rovers 20 7 10 3 36 29 7 31 
9 Swindon Town 19 8 6 5 34 24 10 30 
10 Wolverhampton Wanderers 20 7 6 7 29 26 3 27 
11 Plymouth Argyle 20 8 3 9 31 30 1 27 
12 Brighton and Hove Albion 20 8 2 10 30 29 1 26 
13 Port Vale 20 6 8 6 24 24 0 26 
14 West Bromwich Albion 20 6 6 8 33 34 -1 24 
15 Oxford United 20 6 5 9 27 31 -4 23 
16 Watford 20 6 5 9 21 27 -6 23 
17 AFC Bournemouth 19 6 4 9 25 31 -6 22 
18 Middlesbrough 20 5 6 9 24 32 -8 21 
19 Leicester City 20 5 6 9 22 30 -8 21 
20 Bradford City 20 4 8 8 21 25 -4 20 
21 Barnsley 20 5 5 10 22 41 -19 20 
22 Portsmouth 20 4 7 9 22 31 -9 19 
23 Stoke City 20 2 9 9 17 34 -17 15 
24 Hull City 20 1 11 8 19 28 -9 14 

Key: Promotion Play-offs Relegation