Football League Division Three (South)
Saturday, December 26, 1931

Swindon Town Crystal Palace
T.Braithwaite (??'), J.Eddleston (??'), H.Morris (??')
HT: 1-2 R.Cropper (10'), G.Clarke (??')
Attendance:  9,995   Referee:  S. Ratcliffe


1
COPE
2
DRANSFIELD
3
GIRVAN
4
LOW
5
GODFREY
6
BRAITHWAITE
7
EDDLESTON
8
STARSMORE
9
MORRIS
10
KEELING
11
BURGESS
1
CALLENDAR
2
CRILLY
3
CHARLTON
4
RIVERS
5
PARRY
6
TURNER
7
HARRY
8
LANE
9
CROPPER
10
BUTLER
11
CLARKE

Lineups
 
Harry COPE
                 
Billy CALLENDAR
 
 
Ted DRANSFIELD
                 
Tommy CRILLY
 
 
Hector GIRVAN
                 
Stan CHARLTON
 
 
David LOW
                 
Wally RIVERS
 
 
Tommy GODFREY
                 
Ossie PARRY
 
 
Ted BRAITHWAITE
               
Bill TURNER
 
 
Joe EDDLESTON
               
Bert HARRY
 

 
Jack STARSMORE
                 
Jack LANE
 

 
Harry MORRIS
             
Reg CROPPER
 
 
Harry KEELING
                 
Herbert BUTLER
 
 
Reg BURGESS
               
George CLARKE
 














Results on Saturday, December 26, 1931: League Table

 
  Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 0 - 1 Leyton Orient  
  Brighton and Hove Albion 4 - 0 Mansfield Town  
  Bristol Rovers 4 - 1 Thames  
  Cardiff City 4 - 1 Luton Town  
  Exeter City 3 - 0 Southend United  
  Fulham 2 - 1 Brentford  
  Northampton Town 1 - 0 Gillingham  
  Norwich City 4 - 1 Watford  
  Queens Park Rangers 3 - 1 Torquay United  
  Reading 2 - 1 Coventry City  
  Swindon Town 3 - 2 Crystal Palace  

Table as at Saturday, December 26, 1931:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Brentford 20 13 3 4 40 21 1.90 29 
2 Fulham 20 12 4 4 56 31 1.81 28 
3 Crystal Palace 20 10 6 4 41 27 1.52 26 
4 Exeter City 22 11 4 7 44 37 1.19 26 
5 Brighton and Hove Albion 21 10 5 6 37 29 1.28 25 
6 Watford 21 11 3 7 47 40 1.18 25 
7 Norwich City 20 9 6 5 33 20 1.65 24 
8 Southend United 20 9 6 5 37 25 1.48 24 
9 Coventry City 21 9 5 7 51 43 1.19 23 
10 Queens Park Rangers 20 8 6 6 40 33 1.21 22 
11 Reading 21 8 6 7 36 37 0.97 22 
12 Luton Town 21 10 1 10 37 34 1.09 21 
13 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 21 8 4 9 36 41 0.88 20 
14 Bristol Rovers 20 6 6 8 37 36 1.03 18 
15 Mansfield Town 21 6 6 9 38 50 0.76 18 
16 Swindon Town 20 6 5 9 33 37 0.89 17 
17 Cardiff City 20 6 4 10 31 37 0.84 16 
18 Torquay United 21 5 6 10 36 57 0.63 16 
19 Leyton Orient 20 5 5 10 30 41 0.73 15 
20 Thames 21 3 7 11 21 43 0.49 13 
21 Northampton Town 21 4 4 13 18 38 0.47 12 
22 Gillingham 20 4 4 12 17 39 0.44 12 

Key: Promotion Re-election