Football League Division Three
Saturday, May 7, 1977

Grimsby Town Swindon Town
J.Lewis (9'), G.Liddell (24')
HT: 1-1
Attendance:  3,027    


1
WAINMAN
2
CUMMING
3
MOORE
4
WATERS
5
HANVEY
6
GRAY
7
LEWIS
8
PARTRIDGE
9
LIDDELL
10
BOYLEN
11
BROLLY
1
ALLAN
2
TAYLOR
3
TROLLOPE
4
STROUD
5
LEWIS
6
PROPHETT
7
MOSS
8
MCLAUGHLIN
9
SYRETT
10
MCHALE
11
GODDARD

Lineups
1
Harry WAINMAN
                 
Jimmy ALLAN
1
2
Bobby CUMMING
                 
Tony TAYLOR
2
3
Kevin MOORE
                 
John TROLLOPE
3
4
Joe WATERS  
                 
Ken STROUD
4
5
Keith HANVEY
           86'     
Russell LEWIS
5
6
Stewart GRAY
                 
Colin PROPHETT
6

7
Jack LEWIS
 54'
            
David MOSS
7

8
Malcolm PARTRIDGE
                 
John MCLAUGHLIN
8
9
Gary LIDDELL
               
David SYRETT
9
10
David BOYLEN
                 
Ray MCHALE
10
11
Mike BROLLY
                54'
Howard GODDARD
11
Substitutes
12
Tony FORD

54' 
           
54' 
  Trevor ANDERSON
12














Results on Saturday, May 7, 1977: League Table

 
  Bury 3 - 1 Chesterfield  
  Chester 1 - 1 Port Vale  
  Crystal Palace 4 - 1 Lincoln City  
  Grimsby Town 2 - 0 Swindon Town  
  Mansfield Town 3 - 0 Northampton Town  
  Oxford United 2 - 2 Wrexham  
  Peterborough United 3 - 5 Walsall  
  Preston North End 0 - 0 Portsmouth  
  Rotherham United 1 - 0 Gillingham  
  York City 1 - 1 Reading  

Table as at Saturday, May 7, 1977:

  TEAM P W D L F A GD Pts 
1 Mansfield Town 45 27 8 10 77 42 35 62 
2 Brighton and Hove Albion 44 25 10 9 81 37 44 60 
3 Wrexham 44 24 10 10 78 49 29 58 
4 Crystal Palace 45 22 13 10 64 38 26 57 
5 Rotherham United 44 20 15 9 62 43 19 55 
6 Bury 45 23 7 15 61 56 5 53 
7 Preston North End 45 20 12 13 62 42 20 52 
8 Sheffield Wednesday 45 21 9 15 63 55 8 51 
9 Lincoln City 45 19 13 13 76 69 7 51 
10 Shrewsbury Town 45 18 11 16 64 57 7 47 
11 Chester 45 18 8 19 47 56 -9 44 
12 Tranmere Rovers 45 13 17 15 51 50 1 43 
13 Gillingham 45 15 12 18 52 64 -12 42 
14 Walsall 45 13 14 18 54 62 -8 40 
15 Peterborough United 45 13 14 18 54 64 -10 40 
16 Oxford United 45 12 15 18 55 63 -8 39 
17 Swindon Town 43 12 15 16 60 70 -10 39 
18 Port Vale 45 11 16 18 46 67 -21 38 
19 Chesterfield 45 14 9 22 55 63 -8 37 
20 Northampton Town 46 13 8 25 60 75 -15 34 
21 Portsmouth 44 10 14 20 47 65 -18 34 
22 Grimsby Town 45 12 9 24 45 67 -22 33 
23 Reading 44 12 9 23 47 70 -23 33 
24 York City 45 10 12 23 49 86 -37 32 

Key: Promotion Relegation