Football League Division Two
Saturday, October 21, 1972

Nottingham Forest Swindon Town
J.Robertson (87'), M.O'Neill (88')
HT: 0-1 S.Peplow (33'), R.Treacy (83')
Attendance:  8,683    



Lineups
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Jim BARRON view STFC profile
                 
Peter DOWNSBOROUGH
1
2
Peter HINDLEY
                 
  Rod THOMAS
2
3
Tommy GEMMELL  
                 
John TROLLOPE
3
4
Dave SERELLA
                 
Roger SMART
4
5
John COTTAM
                 
Frank BURROWS
5
6
Doug FRASER  
                 
Ron POTTER
6

7
George LYALL
               
Steve PEPLOW
7

8
John ROBERTSON  
               
Ron HOWELL
8
9
Sammy CHAPMAN
               
  Ray TREACY
9
10
Paul RICHARDSON view STFC profile
 65'
              
Peter NOBLE
10
11
Alan BUCKLEY
                 
Don ROGERS
11
Substitutes
12
Martin O'NEILL  

65' 
            
Joe BUTLER
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Results on Saturday, October 21, 1972: League Table

 
  Brighton and Hove Albion 3 - 3 Sheffield Wednesday  
  Burnley 3 - 0 Cardiff City  
  Fulham 2 - 0 Blackpool  
  Luton Town 1 - 2 Hull City  
  Middlesbrough 2 - 1 Huddersfield Town  
  Nottingham Forest 2 - 2 Swindon Town  
  Orient 2 - 1 Carlisle United  
  Oxford United 0 - 2 Bristol City  
  Portsmouth 0 - 1 Aston Villa  
  Preston North End 1 - 0 Millwall  
  Queens Park Rangers 3 - 2 Sunderland  

Table as at Saturday, October 21, 1972:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Burnley 14 7 7 0 26 13 2.00 21 
2 Queens Park Rangers 14 7 6 1 30 17 1.76 20 
3 Aston Villa 14 8 3 3 16 11 1.45 19 
4 Sheffield Wednesday 15 7 4 4 28 20 1.40 18 
5 Luton Town 14 7 3 4 21 17 1.24 17 
6 Preston North End 14 6 4 4 13 10 1.30 16 
7 Middlesbrough 14 6 4 4 12 15 0.80 16 
8 Bristol City 14 4 7 3 19 14 1.36 15 
9 Hull City 14 6 3 5 22 17 1.29 15 
10 Blackpool 14 5 5 4 22 19 1.16 15 
11 Oxford United 14 6 2 6 20 17 1.18 14 
12 Fulham 14 5 4 5 18 18 1.00 14 
13 Nottingham Forest 14 4 6 4 14 18 0.78 14 
14 Sunderland 13 4 4 5 17 21 0.81 12 
15 Huddersfield Town 14 3 6 5 14 19 0.74 12 
16 Swindon Town 15 3 5 7 19 26 0.73 11 
17 Brighton and Hove Albion 14 2 7 5 19 26 0.73 11 
18 Portsmouth 14 4 3 7 14 20 0.70 11 
19 Orient 14 2 7 5 10 15 0.67 11 
20 Carlisle United 13 3 3 7 17 19 0.89
21 Millwall 14 4 1 9 14 18 0.78
22 Cardiff City 14 3 2 9 11 26 0.42

Key: Promotion Relegation