Football League Division Three
Saturday, January 24, 1976

Sheffield Wednesday Swindon Town

HT: 0-1 W.Dixon (31'), D.Syrett (49')
Attendance:  8,342    


1
WATLING
2
WALDEN
3
MULLEN
4
THOMPSON
5
CUSACK
6
O'DONNELL
7
POTTS
8
SHAW
9
WYLDE
10
PRENDERGAST
11
SUNLEY
1
BARRON
2
TAYLOR
3
TROLLOPE
4
STROUD
5
CHALKLIN
6
PROPHETT
7
MOSS
8
DIXON
9
SYRETT
10
MCLAUGHLIN
11
ANDERSON

Lineups
1
Barry WATLING
                 
Jim BARRON
1
2
Richard WALDEN
 72'
              
Gerry TAYLOR
2
3
Jimmy MULLEN
           43'     
John TROLLOPE
3
4
Alan THOMPSON
                 
Ken STROUD
4
5
Dave CUSACK
                65'
Geoff CHALKLIN
5
6
Neil O'DONNELL
                 
Colin PROPHETT
6

7
Eric POTTS
           83'     
David MOSS
7

8
Bernard SHAW
               
Will DIXON
8
9
Rodger WYLDE
               
David SYRETT
9
10
Mick PRENDERGAST
                 
John MCLAUGHLIN
10
11
David SUNLEY
                 
  Trevor ANDERSON
11
Substitutes
12
Ian NIMMO

72' 
           
65' 
Tom JENKINS
12














Results on Saturday, January 24, 1976: League Table

 
  Chester 3 - 0 Brighton and Hove Albion  
  Chesterfield 0 - 1 Port Vale  
  Colchester United 1 - 4 Hereford United  
  Gillingham 1 - 1 Wrexham  
  Millwall 1 - 1 Grimsby Town  
  Sheffield Wednesday 0 - 2 Swindon Town  
  Shrewsbury Town 2 - 0 Halifax Town  
  Walsall 3 - 1 Preston North End  

Table as at Saturday, January 24, 1976:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Crystal Palace 26 13 8 5 41 22 1.86 34 
2 Walsall 28 12 8 8 41 35 1.17 32 
3 Hereford United 23 13 5 5 42 30 1.40 31 
4 Brighton and Hove Albion 25 14 2 9 49 29 1.69 30 
5 Peterborough United 25 10 10 5 43 33 1.30 30 
6 Cardiff City 25 11 6 8 39 29 1.34 28 
7 Port Vale 26 10 7 9 33 27 1.22 27 
8 Shrewsbury Town 24 11 5 8 35 31 1.13 27 
9 Wrexham 26 10 7 9 32 30 1.07 27 
10 Millwall 26 8 11 7 30 33 0.91 27 
11 Bury 24 8 10 6 28 22 1.27 26 
12 Preston North End 25 10 6 9 31 32 0.97 26 
13 Chester 25 9 8 8 28 33 0.85 26 
14 Gillingham 25 7 11 7 32 33 0.97 25 
15 Grimsby Town 26 10 5 11 39 46 0.85 25 
16 Rotherham United 25 9 6 10 29 34 0.85 24 
17 Aldershot 24 7 8 9 32 39 0.82 22 
18 Halifax Town 25 7 8 10 27 36 0.75 22 
19 Colchester United 27 7 7 13 21 43 0.49 21 
20 Chesterfield 26 7 6 13 38 43 0.88 20 
21 Southend United 22 7 5 10 35 36 0.97 19 
22 Sheffield Wednesday 25 4 11 10 28 34 0.82 19 
23 Swindon Town 25 8 3 14 31 43 0.72 19 
24 Mansfield Town 24 4 7 13 27 38 0.71 15 

Key: Promotion Relegation