Football League Division Three (South)
Saturday, October 19, 1957

Swindon Town Torquay United
J.Neal (18' pen), J.Richards (20'), A.Micklewright (??')
HT: 0-2 E.Pym (62')
Attendance:  13,079   Referee:  A.E. Westwood


1
BURTON
2
NEAL
3
LEE
4
CLAYTON
5
HUDSON
6
OWEN
7
SKULL
8
RICHARDS
9
MICKLEWRIGHT
10
EDWARDS
11
DARCY
1
WAKEHAM
2
BETTANY
3
SMITH
4
NORMAN
5
NORTHCOTT
6
JAMES
7
BOND
8
JOHNSON
9
COLLINS
10
BAXTER
11
PYM

Lineups
1
Sam BURTON
                 
Peter WAKEHAM
1
2
John NEAL
               
Colin BETTANY
2
3
Jimmy LEE
                 
Harry SMITH
3
4
Lewis CLAYTON
                 
Griff NORMAN
4
5
Garth HUDSON
                 
George NORTHCOTT
5
6
Maurice OWEN
                 
John JAMES
6
7
John SKULL
                 
Graham BOND
7

8
John RICHARDS
               
Eric JOHNSON
8

9
Andy MICKLEWRIGHT
               
Sammy COLLINS
9
10
Bob EDWARDS
                 
Larry BAXTER
10
11
Arnold DARCY
               
Ernie PYM
11














Results on Saturday, October 19, 1957: League Table

 
  Aldershot 4 - 1 Crystal Palace  
  Brighton and Hove Albion 3 - 0 Coventry City  
  Exeter City 2 - 2 Norwich City  
  Gillingham 2 - 3 Colchester United  
  Millwall 0 - 1 Brentford  
  Plymouth Argyle 2 - 1 Watford  
  Port Vale 3 - 0 Northampton Town  
  Queens Park Rangers 3 - 0 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic  
  Southampton 2 - 2 Shrewsbury Town  
  Southend United 4 - 1 Walsall  
  Swindon Town 3 - 1 Torquay United  

Table as at Saturday, October 19, 1957:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Brighton and Hove Albion 15 10 1 4 30 23 1.30 21 
2 Swindon Town 16 8 3 5 30 20 1.50 19 
3 Plymouth Argyle 16 9 1 6 22 19 1.16 19 
4 Norwich City 15 7 5 3 25 22 1.14 19 
5 Brentford 15 8 2 5 31 23 1.35 18 
6 Port Vale 14 7 3 4 22 12 1.83 17 
7 Colchester United 17 6 5 6 25 30 0.83 17 
8 Southampton 16 6 4 6 36 26 1.38 16 
9 Reading 13 6 3 4 26 14 1.86 15 
10 Southend United 15 7 1 7 36 22 1.64 15 
11 Millwall 15 7 1 7 25 22 1.14 15 
12 Watford 16 4 7 5 19 18 1.06 15 
13 Aldershot 15 6 3 6 21 23 0.91 15 
14 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 15 6 3 6 23 28 0.82 15 
15 Crystal Palace 15 5 4 6 22 22 1.00 14 
16 Shrewsbury Town 15 4 6 5 14 20 0.70 14 
17 Queens Park Rangers 15 6 2 7 15 26 0.58 14 
18 Northampton Town 16 5 3 8 26 29 0.90 13 
19 Newport County 13 4 5 4 16 21 0.76 13 
20 Coventry City 13 4 4 5 12 20 0.60 12 
21 Walsall 13 4 3 6 17 23 0.74 11 
22 Gillingham 15 5 1 9 16 24 0.67 11 
23 Exeter City 15 3 5 7 17 28 0.61 11 
24 Torquay United 15 3 3 9 13 24 0.54

Key: Promotion Relegation