Football League Division Two
Saturday, November 25, 1972

Middlesbrough Swindon Town

HT: 0-0 R.Smart (55'), J.Trollope (61')
Attendance:  11,408    



Lineups
1
Jim PLATT  
                 
Jimmy ALLAN
1
2
John CRAGGS
                 
  Rod THOMAS
2
3
Frank SPRAGGON
               
John TROLLOPE
3
4
Nobby STILES  
               
Roger SMART
4
5
Stuart BOAM
                 
Frank BURROWS
5
6
Willie MADDREN
                 
Ron POTTER
6

7
Eric MCMORDIE  
                 
Steve PEPLOW
7

8
Bill GATES
                 
Ron HOWELL
8
9
David MILLS
                 
  Ray TREACY
9
10
John HICKTON
                 
Peter NOBLE
10
11
David ARMSTRONG  
                 
Joe BUTLER
11
Substitutes
12
Alan FOGGON
                
Ray BUNKELL
12














Results on Saturday, November 25, 1972: League Table

 
  Bristol City 1 - 0 Sunderland  
  Burnley 1 - 0 Nottingham Forest  
  Cardiff City 3 - 1 Fulham  
  Hull City 1 - 2 Blackpool  
  Luton Town 0 - 1 Carlisle United  
  Middlesbrough 0 - 2 Swindon Town  
  Millwall 1 - 0 Huddersfield Town  
  Orient 3 - 2 Sheffield Wednesday  
  Oxford United 2 - 0 Aston Villa  
  Portsmouth 0 - 1 Queens Park Rangers  
  Preston North End 4 - 0 Brighton and Hove Albion  

Table as at Saturday, November 25, 1972:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Burnley 19 9 9 1 33 19 1.74 27 
2 Queens Park Rangers 19 9 7 3 35 24 1.46 25 
3 Blackpool 19 8 7 4 29 20 1.45 23 
4 Preston North End 19 9 4 6 20 15 1.33 22 
5 Luton Town 19 9 4 6 26 21 1.24 22 
6 Aston Villa 19 8 6 5 19 18 1.06 22 
7 Sheffield Wednesday 20 8 4 8 33 28 1.18 20 
8 Oxford United 19 9 2 8 26 22 1.18 20 
9 Middlesbrough 19 7 6 6 18 23 0.78 20 
10 Fulham 19 6 7 6 26 24 1.08 19 
11 Swindon Town 20 6 7 7 28 30 0.93 19 
12 Bristol City 20 6 7 7 23 25 0.92 19 
13 Hull City 19 6 6 7 27 24 1.13 18 
14 Carlisle United 18 7 4 7 25 23 1.09 18 
15 Nottingham Forest 19 6 6 7 20 25 0.80 18 
16 Huddersfield Town 20 5 8 7 19 24 0.79 18 
17 Millwall 19 7 2 10 24 23 1.04 16 
18 Orient 19 4 8 7 18 24 0.75 16 
19 Sunderland 18 4 7 7 23 29 0.79 15 
20 Portsmouth 19 5 5 9 19 25 0.76 15 
21 Cardiff City 19 6 3 10 22 32 0.69 15 
22 Brighton and Hove Albion 19 2 9 8 23 38 0.61 13 

Key: Promotion Relegation