Football League Division Two
Saturday, October 23, 1971

Sheffield Wednesday Swindon Town
J.Sinclair (87')
HT: 1-0
Attendance:  19,993   Referee:  A. Hart



Lineups
1
Peter GRUMMITT
                 
Roy JONES
1
2
Peter RODRIGUES  
                 
  Rod THOMAS
2
3
Dave CLEMENTS  
                 
John TROLLOPE
3
4
Colin PROPHETT view STFC profile
                 
Joe BUTLER
4
5
John HOLSGROVE
                 
Frank BURROWS
5
6
Graham PUGH
                 
  Dave MACKAY
6

7
Jackie SINCLAIR  
               
Ray BUNKELL
7

8
Tommy CRAIG  
                 
Arthur HORSFIELD
8
9
Brian JOICEY
                 
Chris JONES
9
10
Mick PRENDERGAST
                 
Stan HARLAND
10
11
John SISSONS
                 
Don ROGERS
11
Substitutes
12
Sub not used
                 
Roger SMART
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Results on Saturday, October 23, 1971: League Table

 
  Birmingham City 2 - 2 Preston North End  
  Blackpool 1 - 1 Queens Park Rangers  
  Bristol City 5 - 3 Orient  
  Cardiff City 6 - 1 Charlton Athletic  
  Hull City 1 - 2 Burnley  
  Luton Town 0 - 2 Carlisle United  
  Middlesbrough 2 - 1 Watford  
  Millwall 2 - 1 Norwich City  
  Oxford United 2 - 0 Sunderland  
  Portsmouth 6 - 3 Fulham  
  Sheffield Wednesday 1 - 0 Swindon Town  

Table as at Saturday, October 23, 1971:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Norwich City 14 8 5 1 21 9 2.33 21 
2 Millwall 14 7 6 1 23 16 1.44 20 
3 Bristol City 14 8 3 3 31 16 1.94 19 
4 Middlesbrough 14 9 1 4 21 16 1.31 19 
5 Burnley 14 8 2 4 26 15 1.73 18 
6 Queens Park Rangers 14 6 5 3 18 10 1.80 17 
7 Sunderland 14 5 6 3 19 19 1.00 16 
8 Birmingham City 14 4 7 3 18 13 1.38 15 
9 Oxford United 14 4 6 4 15 13 1.15 14 
10 Portsmouth 13 5 4 4 22 20 1.10 14 
11 Swindon Town 14 4 5 5 10 11 0.91 13 
12 Blackpool 14 5 2 7 18 16 1.13 12 
13 Carlisle United 14 5 2 7 19 19 1.00 12 
14 Preston North End 14 4 4 6 20 21 0.95 12 
15 Sheffield Wednesday 14 4 4 6 18 20 0.90 12 
16 Luton Town 14 2 8 4 12 15 0.80 12 
17 Orient 14 4 4 6 22 30 0.73 12 
18 Hull City 14 5 2 7 13 18 0.72 12 
19 Charlton Athletic 14 4 2 8 21 32 0.66 10 
20 Fulham 14 4 2 8 12 28 0.43 10 
21 Cardiff City 13 3 3 7 18 25 0.72
22 Watford 14 2 3 9 10 25 0.40

Key: Promotion Relegation