Football League Division Three (South)
Saturday, April 9, 1949

Swindon Town Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic
J.Bain (50'), M.Jones (89')
HT: 0-2 A.Blakeman (20', 35')
Attendance:  14,154   Referee:  W.J. Edwards


1
BURTON
2
LLOYD
3
YOUNG
4
COWIE
5
HUDSON
6
FOXTON
7
LUNN
8
DAWSON
9
OWEN
10
JONES
11
BAIN
1
BIRD
2
CUNNINGHAM
3
SANAGHAN
4
YOUNG
5
STIRLING
6
WOODWARD
7
STEPHENS
8
BLAIR
9
MCGIBBON
10
BLAKEMAN
11
HANLON

Lineups
1
Sam BURTON
                 
Ken BIRD
1
2
Billy LLOYD
                 
Laurie CUNNINGHAM
2
3
Albert YOUNG
                 
Joe SANAGHAN
3
4
Andy COWIE
                 
Ron YOUNG
4
5
Garth HUDSON
                 
Jimmy STIRLING
5
6
Jack FOXTON
                 
Dai WOODWARD
6
7
Harry LUNN
                 
Arnold STEPHENS
7

8
Tom DAWSON
                 
  Jimmy BLAIR
8

9
Maurice OWEN
                 
view STFC profileDoug MCGIBBON
9
10
Morris JONES
             
Alec BLAKEMAN
10
11
Jimmy BAIN
               
Wally HANLON
11














Results on Saturday, April 9, 1949: League Table

 
  Aldershot 1 - 3 Torquay United  
  Brighton and Hove Albion 2 - 1 Bristol Rovers  
  Bristol City 1 - 1 Watford  
  Exeter City 3 - 1 Crystal Palace  
  Leyton Orient 1 - 1 Ipswich Town  
  Millwall 2 - 1 Walsall  
  Northampton Town 0 - 1 Swansea Town  
  Norwich City 1 - 2 Reading  
  Port Vale 1 - 0 Notts County  
  Southend United 0 - 1 Newport County  
  Swindon Town 2 - 2 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic  

Table as at Saturday, April 9, 1949:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Swansea Town 35 22 7 6 74 29 2.55 51 
2 Reading 35 21 3 11 66 44 1.50 45 
3 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 36 18 7 11 58 41 1.41 43 
4 Brighton and Hove Albion 36 14 15 7 46 44 1.05 43 
5 Bristol Rovers 36 17 8 11 49 43 1.14 42 
6 Swindon Town 36 15 12 9 57 54 1.06 42 
7 Ipswich Town 36 17 7 12 69 62 1.11 41 
8 Notts County 36 18 4 14 94 55 1.71 40 
9 Norwich City 36 15 9 12 62 41 1.51 39 
10 Millwall 36 15 9 12 56 54 1.04 39 
11 Torquay United 36 13 10 13 51 66 0.77 36 
12 Walsall 35 14 7 14 51 53 0.96 35 
13 Port Vale 36 12 9 15 41 44 0.93 33 
14 Exeter City 35 12 9 14 50 66 0.76 33 
15 Newport County 34 12 8 14 59 76 0.78 32 
16 Bristol City 35 10 11 14 37 52 0.71 31 
17 Leyton Orient 35 10 9 16 50 65 0.77 29 
18 Northampton Town 36 10 7 19 46 54 0.85 27 
19 Aldershot 35 9 9 17 39 50 0.78 27 
20 Southend United 35 6 14 15 29 38 0.76 26 
21 Watford 36 6 14 16 33 50 0.66 26 
22 Crystal Palace 36 6 10 20 32 68 0.47 22 

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