Football League Division Three
Saturday, October 12, 1968

Brighton and Hove Albion Swindon Town
N.Lawton (57')
HT: 0-1 J.Smith (32'), D.Rogers (55'), J.Butler (87')
Attendance:  7,355   Referee:  J. Osborne



Lineups
1
Tony BURNS
                 
Peter DOWNSBOROUGH
1
2
Stewart HENDERSON
                 
Owen DAWSON
2
3
Norman GALL
                 
  Rod THOMAS
3
4
John TEMPLEMAN view STFC profile
               
Joe BUTLER
4
5
John NAPIER  
                 
Frank BURROWS
5
6
Dave TURNER
 77'
              
Stan HARLAND
6

7
Dave ARMSTRONG
               
Don ROGERS
7

8
Nobby LAWTON
               
Roger SMART
8
9
Kit NAPIER
                49'
Chris JONES
9
10
Charlie LIVESEY
                 
Peter NOBLE
10
11
Paul FLOOD
               
John SMITH
11
Substitutes
12
Brian TAWSE

77' 
           
49' 
Willie PENMAN
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Results on Saturday, October 12, 1968: League Table

 
  Barnsley 0 - 0 Walsall  
  Barrow 2 - 1 Shrewsbury Town  
  Brighton and Hove Albion 1 - 3 Swindon Town  
  Gillingham 0 - 0 Stockport County  
  Luton Town 3 - 0 Hartlepool  
  Mansfield Town 3 - 1 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic  
  Oldham Athletic 0 - 3 Watford  
  Rotherham United 3 - 2 Bristol Rovers  
  Torquay United 2 - 0 Crewe Alexandra  

Table as at Saturday, October 12, 1968:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Luton Town 13 8 2 3 27 11 2.45 18 
2 Torquay United 14 8 2 4 24 14 1.71 18 
3 Barrow 13 8 2 3 22 15 1.47 18 
4 Swindon Town 12 7 3 2 14 5 2.80 17 
5 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 13 8 1 4 21 10 2.10 17 
6 Watford 13 6 4 3 13 8 1.63 16 
7 Rotherham United 13 6 4 3 19 15 1.27 16 
8 Tranmere Rovers 13 7 2 4 19 17 1.12 16 
9 Stockport County 13 5 5 3 19 15 1.27 15 
10 Reading 13 5 4 4 24 18 1.33 14 
11 Plymouth Argyle 13 6 2 5 17 15 1.13 14 
12 Mansfield Town 13 5 3 5 21 19 1.11 13 
13 Northampton Town 11 4 4 3 11 10 1.10 12 
14 Barnsley 14 3 6 5 17 20 0.85 12 
15 Walsall 14 2 7 5 13 15 0.87 11 
16 Southport 13 5 1 7 18 24 0.75 11 
17 Bristol Rovers 13 4 3 6 19 26 0.73 11 
18 Orient 11 2 6 3 14 16 0.88 10 
19 Brighton and Hove Albion 12 3 4 5 17 23 0.74 10 
20 Shrewsbury Town 13 3 4 6 12 19 0.63 10 
21 Gillingham 13 3 3 7 17 20 0.85
22 Crewe Alexandra 13 2 4 7 19 25 0.76
23 Hartlepool 12 1 6 5 5 19 0.26
24 Oldham Athletic 13 1 2 10 6 29 0.21

Key: Promotion places Relegation