Football League Division Three
Saturday, August 24, 1974

Port Vale Swindon Town
R.Williams (34'), F.Sharp (64')
HT: 1-2 H.MacLean (15'), D.Moss (17')
Attendance:  3,446    


1
CONNAUGHTON
2
BRODIE
3
GRIFFITHS
4
TARTT
5
SUMMERSCALES
6
HORTON
7
MCLAREN
8
RIDLEY
9
WILLIAMS
10
BAILEY
11
SHARP
1
BARRON
2
MCLAUGHLIN
3
TROLLOPE
4
HUBBARD
5
POTTER
6
MUNKS
7
MOSS
8
DIXON
9
EASTOE
10
MACLEAN
11
JENKINS

Lineups
1
John CONNAUGHTON
                 
Jim BARRON
1
2
John BRODIE
                 
John MCLAUGHLIN
2
3
Neil GRIFFITHS
                 
John TROLLOPE
3
4
Colin TARTT
           25'     
Terry HUBBARD
4
5
Bill SUMMERSCALES
           88'     
Ron POTTER
5
6
Brian HORTON
                65'
David MUNKS
6

7
Tommy MCLAREN
               
David MOSS
7

8
John RIDLEY
 75'
              
Will DIXON
8
9
Ray WILLIAMS
               
Peter EASTOE
9
10
Terry BAILEY
               
Hugh MACLEAN
10
11
Frank SHARP
               
Tom JENKINS
11
Substitutes
12
John WOODWARD

75' 
           
65' 
Frank BURROWS
12














Results on Saturday, August 24, 1974: League Table

 
  AFC Bournemouth 2 - 0 Gillingham  
  Aldershot 1 - 0 Huddersfield Town  
  Blackburn Rovers 3 - 2 Colchester United  
  Bury 0 - 1 Southend United  
  Charlton Athletic 2 - 0 Hereford United  
  Chesterfield 3 - 1 Wrexham  
  Crystal Palace 2 - 1 Tranmere Rovers  
  Peterborough United 2 - 0 Brighton and Hove Albion  
  Plymouth Argyle 2 - 1 Grimsby Town  
  Port Vale 2 - 2 Swindon Town  
  Walsall 1 - 1 Halifax Town  
  Watford 3 - 2 Preston North End  

Table as at Saturday, August 24, 1974:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 AFC Bournemouth 2 2 0 0 3 0
2 Peterborough United 2 2 0 0 4 1 4.00
3 Southend United 2 2 0 0 3 1 3.00
4 Blackburn Rovers 2 2 0 0 5 3 1.67
5 Charlton Athletic 2 1 1 0 4 2 2.00
6 Watford 2 1 1 0 4 3 1.33
7 Bury 2 1 0 1 2 1 2.00
8 Chesterfield 2 1 0 1 4 3 1.33
9 Port Vale 2 0 2 0 4 4 1.00
10 Preston North End 2 1 0 1 3 3 1.00
11 Halifax Town 2 0 2 0 3 3 1.00
12 Walsall 2 0 2 0 3 3 1.00
13 Crystal Palace 2 1 0 1 2 2 1.00
14 Hereford United 2 1 0 1 2 2 1.00
15 Plymouth Argyle 2 1 0 1 2 2 1.00
16 Aldershot 2 1 0 1 1 2 0.50
17 Brighton and Hove Albion 2 1 0 1 1 2 0.50
18 Colchester United 2 0 1 1 3 4 0.75
19 Wrexham 2 0 1 1 3 5 0.60
20 Gillingham 2 0 1 1 2 4 0.50
21 Swindon Town 2 0 1 1 2 4 0.50
22 Grimsby Town 2 0 0 2 2 4 0.50
23 Huddersfield Town 2 0 0 2 1 3 0.33
24 Tranmere Rovers 2 0 0 2 1 3 0.33

Key: Promotion Relegation