Football League Division Two
Saturday, August 31, 1963

Portsmouth Swindon Town
R.Saunders (82')
HT: 0-1 B.Atkins (36'), M.Summerbee (47'), B.Snowdon (51' o.g.), R.Smart (67')
Attendance:  21,975   Referee:  J.K. Taylor


1
ARMSTRONG
2
GUNTER
3
WILSON
4
HARRIS
5
SNOWDON
6
DICKINSON
7
MCCLELLAND
8
GORDON
9
SAUNDERS
10
MCCANN
11
BARTON
1
TURNER
2
DAWSON
3
TROLLOPE
4
MORGAN
5
MCPHERSON
6
WOODRUFF
7
SUMMERBEE
8
ATKINS
9
SMITH
10
SMART
11
ROGERS

Lineups
1
John ARMSTRONG
                 
Mike TURNER
1
2
Phil GUNTER
                 
Owen DAWSON
2
3
Alex WILSON  
                 
John TROLLOPE
3
4
Harry HARRIS
                 
Keith MORGAN
4
5
Brian SNOWDON
                 
Ken MCPHERSON
5
6
Jimmy DICKINSON  
                 
Bobby WOODRUFF
6
7
John MCCLELLAND
               
  Mike SUMMERBEE
7

8
Johnny GORDON
               
Bill ATKINS
8

9
Ron SAUNDERS
               
Jack SMITH
9
10
Albert MCCANN
               
Roger SMART
10
11
Tony BARTON
                 
Don ROGERS
11














Results on Saturday, August 31, 1963: League Table

 
  Charlton Athletic 2 - 4 Middlesbrough  
  Derby County 2 - 0 Huddersfield Town  
  Grimsby Town 2 - 2 Southampton  
  Leeds United 3 - 0 Bury  
  Norwich City 1 - 2 Leyton Orient  
  Plymouth Argyle 3 - 4 Newcastle United  
  Portsmouth 1 - 4 Swindon Town  
  Preston North End 3 - 3 Swansea Town  
  Rotherham United 1 - 2 Manchester City  
  Sunderland 0 - 2 Northampton Town  

Table as at Saturday, August 31, 1963:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Middlesbrough 3 3 0 0 12 2 6.00
2 Swindon Town 3 3 0 0 9 2 4.50
3 Cardiff City 3 2 1 0 7 4 1.75
4 Leeds United 2 2 0 0 4 0
5 Northampton Town 2 2 0 0 4 1 4.00
6 Sunderland 3 2 0 1 5 2 2.50
7 Southampton 3 1 2 0 9 4 2.25
8 Derby County 3 2 0 1 6 3 2.00
9 Preston North End 3 1 2 0 8 6 1.33
10 Leyton Orient 3 1 2 0 6 5 1.20
11 Newcastle United 3 2 0 1 7 7 1.00
12 Bury 3 2 0 1 5 5 1.00
13 Manchester City 3 1 1 1 4 5 0.80
14 Grimsby Town 3 0 2 1 4 5 0.80
15 Swansea Town 3 0 2 1 4 7 0.57
16 Portsmouth 3 1 0 2 3 7 0.43
17 Plymouth Argyle 3 0 1 2 5 11 0.45
18 Huddersfield Town 3 0 1 2 1 5 0.20
19 Rotherham United 3 0 0 3 3 7 0.43
20 Norwich City 3 0 0 3 2 6 0.33
21 Charlton Athletic 3 0 0 3 4 13 0.31
22 Scunthorpe United 3 0 0 3 2 7 0.29

Key: Promotion Relegation