Football League Division Three
Saturday, October 14, 1978

Swindon Town Rotherham United
C.Bates (54')
HT: 0-0
Attendance:  4,476    


1
OGDEN
2
MCLAUGHLIN
3
FORD
4
MCHALE
5
AIZLEWOOD
6
STROUD
7
MILLER
8
CARTER
9
ROWLAND
10
BATES
11
KAMARA
1
MCALISTER
2
FORREST
3
BRECKIN
4
STANCLIFFE
5
GREEN
6
FLYNN
7
FINNEY
8
PHILLIPS
9
GWYTHER
10
CRAWFORD
11
DAWSON

Lineups
1
Chris OGDEN
                 
view STFC profileTom MCALISTER
1
2
John MCLAUGHLIN
                 
Gerry FORREST
2
3
Andy FORD
                46'
John BRECKIN
3
4
Ray MCHALE
                 
Paul STANCLIFFE
4
5
Steve AIZLEWOOD
                 
John GREEN
5
6
Ken STROUD
                 
John FLYNN
6

7
Ian MILLER
                 
Richard FINNEY
7

8
Roy CARTER
                 
Trevor PHILLIPS
8
9
Andy ROWLAND
 15'
              
Dave GWYTHER
9
10
Chic BATES
               
Alan CRAWFORD
10
11
Chris KAMARA
                 
Richard DAWSON
11
Substitutes
12
Paul GILCHRIST

15' 
           
46' 
Dave SMITH
12














Results on Saturday, October 14, 1978: League Table

 
  Bury 3 - 1 Chesterfield  
  Gillingham 2 - 0 Hull City  
  Mansfield Town 1 - 3 Walsall  
  Peterborough United 1 - 1 Oxford United  
  Plymouth Argyle 1 - 1 Shrewsbury Town  
  Sheffield Wednesday 0 - 0 Carlisle United  
  Southend United 4 - 0 Blackpool  
  Swansea City 1 - 0 Exeter City  
  Swindon Town 1 - 0 Rotherham United  
  Watford 2 - 0 Brentford  

Table as at Saturday, October 14, 1978:

  TEAM P W D L F A GD Pts 
1 Shrewsbury Town 12 7 4 1 13 5 8 18 
2 Watford 12 8 0 4 32 16 16 16 
3 Swansea City 12 7 2 3 23 16 7 16 
4 Plymouth Argyle 11 6 2 3 19 15 4 14 
5 Gillingham 12 4 6 2 13 10 3 14 
6 Chester 12 6 2 4 17 16 1 14 
7 Carlisle United 12 3 7 2 12 8 4 13 
8 Peterborough United 11 4 5 2 14 13 1 13 
9 Colchester United 12 4 5 3 14 15 -1 13 
10 Blackpool 12 6 1 5 14 18 -4 13 
11 Southend United 12 4 4 4 19 15 4 12 
12 Chesterfield 12 4 4 4 17 16 1 12 
13 Swindon Town 12 5 2 5 13 14 -1 12 
14 Hull City 12 4 3 5 16 13 3 11 
15 Rotherham United 12 4 3 5 13 14 -1 11 
16 Sheffield Wednesday 11 3 5 3 9 12 -3 11 
17 Walsall 12 3 4 5 21 21 0 10 
18 Bury 12 2 6 4 13 15 -2 10 
19 Exeter City 11 3 4 4 11 13 -2 10 
20 Oxford United 12 3 4 5 11 16 -5 10 
21 Mansfield Town 11 2 5 4 13 15 -2
22 Tranmere Rovers 11 2 4 5 15 19 -4
23 Brentford 12 3 1 8 8 19 -11
24 Lincoln City 12 1 3 8 7 23 -16

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