Football League Division Two
Saturday, December 11, 1971

Orient Swindon Town

HT: 0-0 A.Horsfield (89')
Attendance:  6,120   Referee:  B.J. Homewood



Lineups
1
Ray GODDARD
                 
Peter DOWNSBOROUGH
1
2
Peter ALLEN
                 
  Rod THOMAS
2
3
Dennis ROFE
                 
John TROLLOPE
3
4
Phil HOADLEY
                 
Joe BUTLER
4
5
Paul HARRIS
                 
Frank BURROWS
5
6
Peter BENNETT
                 
  Dave MACKAY
6

7
Mark LAZARUS
                 
David DANGERFIELD
7

8
Terry BRISLEY
                 
Peter NOBLE
8
9
Mickey BULLOCK
               
Arthur HORSFIELD
9
10
Tom WALLEY  
                 
Ray BUNKELL
10
11
Ian BOWYER
                 
Don ROGERS
11
Substitutes
12
Sub not used
                 
Roger SMART
12














Results on Saturday, December 11, 1971: League Table

 
  Birmingham City 0 - 0 Sheffield Wednesday  
  Burnley 1 - 3 Portsmouth  
  Carlisle United 1 - 4 Queens Park Rangers  
  Charlton Athletic 2 - 3 Blackpool  
  Hull City 4 - 3 Middlesbrough  
  Luton Town 2 - 2 Cardiff City  
  Norwich City 1 - 1 Watford  
  Orient 0 - 1 Swindon Town  
  Oxford United 0 - 0 Bristol City  
  Preston North End 4 - 0 Millwall  
  Sunderland 2 - 1 Fulham  

Table as at Saturday, December 11, 1971:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Norwich City 21 12 8 1 32 15 2.13 32 
2 Millwall 21 10 9 2 34 25 1.36 29 
3 Queens Park Rangers 21 10 7 4 31 16 1.94 27 
4 Preston North End 21 9 6 6 33 24 1.38 24 
5 Sunderland 21 7 10 4 29 28 1.04 24 
6 Middlesbrough 21 11 2 8 28 28 1.00 24 
7 Birmingham City 21 6 11 4 26 20 1.30 23 
8 Burnley 21 9 4 8 37 28 1.32 22 
9 Bristol City 21 8 6 7 34 28 1.21 22 
10 Carlisle United 21 10 2 9 30 28 1.07 22 
11 Portsmouth 21 7 7 7 34 31 1.10 21 
12 Sheffield Wednesday 21 7 7 7 27 25 1.08 21 
13 Luton Town 21 4 11 6 22 25 0.88 19 
14 Charlton Athletic 21 8 3 10 32 38 0.84 19 
15 Swindon Town 21 6 7 8 15 18 0.83 19 
16 Blackpool 21 7 4 10 26 25 1.04 18 
17 Oxford United 20 5 8 7 20 22 0.91 18 
18 Fulham 21 8 2 11 23 39 0.59 18 
19 Orient 21 6 5 10 26 39 0.67 17 
20 Hull City 21 6 3 12 21 31 0.68 15 
21 Cardiff City 20 4 5 11 29 39 0.74 13 
22 Watford 21 4 5 12 18 35 0.51 13 

Key: Promotion Relegation