Football League Division Three
Saturday, January 10, 1976

Gillingham Swindon Town
J.Durrell (38'), D.Westwood (46'), D.Richardson (71')
HT: 1-0 T.Anderson (55'), F.Burrows (72')
Attendance:  6,459    


1
HILLYARD
2
KNIGHT
3
LEY
4
GALVIN
5
SHIPPERLEY
6
TYDEMAN
7
JACKS
8
FOGARTY
9
RICHARDSON
10
WESTWOOD
11
DURRELL
1
BARRON
2
TAYLOR
3
TROLLOPE
4
STROUD
5
BURROWS
6
MCLAUGHLIN
7
MOSS
8
DIXON
9
SYRETT
10
CHALKLIN
11
ANDERSON

Lineups
1
Ron HILLYARD
                 
Jim BARRON
1
2
Graham KNIGHT
                 
Gerry TAYLOR
2
3
George LEY
                 
John TROLLOPE
3
4
David GALVIN
                 
Ken STROUD
4
5
Dave SHIPPERLEY
               
Frank BURROWS
5
6
Dick TYDEMAN
                 
John MCLAUGHLIN
6

7
George JACKS
                 
David MOSS
7

8
Bill FOGARTY
                 
Will DIXON
8
9
Damien RICHARDSON  
               
David SYRETT
9
10
Danny WESTWOOD
               
Geoff CHALKLIN
10
11
Joe DURRELL
             
  Trevor ANDERSON
11
Substitutes
12
Mark WEATHERLY
                 
Tom JENKINS
12














Results on Saturday, January 10, 1976: League Table

 
  Aldershot 1 - 1 Bury  
  Cardiff City 0 - 1 Brighton and Hove Albion  
  Chester 1 - 1 Mansfield Town  
  Chesterfield 1 - 1 Wrexham  
  Colchester United 0 - 3 Crystal Palace  
  Gillingham 3 - 2 Swindon Town  
  Millwall 2 - 0 Preston North End  
  Port Vale 2 - 0 Peterborough United  
  Rotherham United 2 - 0 Southend United  
  Sheffield Wednesday 1 - 2 Hereford United  
  Shrewsbury Town 1 - 0 Grimsby Town  
  Walsall 2 - 0 Halifax Town  

Table as at Saturday, January 10, 1976:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Crystal Palace 25 13 7 5 40 21 1.90 33 
2 Walsall 26 11 7 8 37 33 1.12 29 
3 Brighton and Hove Albion 23 13 2 8 43 26 1.65 28 
4 Hereford United 21 11 5 5 34 27 1.26 27 
5 Peterborough United 23 8 10 5 37 32 1.16 26 
6 Cardiff City 23 10 5 8 37 28 1.32 25 
7 Bury 23 8 9 6 27 21 1.29 25 
8 Port Vale 24 9 7 8 31 25 1.24 25 
9 Millwall 24 8 9 7 29 32 0.91 25 
10 Shrewsbury Town 22 10 4 8 32 30 1.07 24 
11 Wrexham 24 9 6 9 28 29 0.97 24 
12 Rotherham United 23 9 6 8 27 28 0.96 24 
13 Chester 23 8 8 7 25 30 0.83 24 
14 Gillingham 23 7 9 7 30 31 0.97 23 
15 Grimsby Town 24 10 3 11 37 44 0.84 23 
16 Preston North End 22 8 6 8 26 27 0.96 22 
17 Aldershot 23 7 8 8 32 38 0.84 22 
18 Halifax Town 23 7 7 9 26 33 0.79 21 
19 Colchester United 24 7 7 10 19 30 0.63 21 
20 Chesterfield 24 7 6 11 36 38 0.95 20 
21 Southend United 21 7 4 10 35 36 0.97 18 
22 Sheffield Wednesday 23 4 10 9 27 31 0.87 18 
23 Swindon Town 23 6 3 14 27 42 0.64 15 
24 Mansfield Town 22 4 6 12 26 36 0.72 14 

Key: Promotion Relegation