Barclays League Division Two
Saturday, November 4, 1989

Swindon Town Stoke City
A.McLoughlin (8'), D.Shearer (24', 79'), D.Bamber (47' o.g.), S.White (68', 86')
HT: 2-0
Attendance:  7,825 (374 away fans)   Referee:  P. Alcock



 
Ex-Town player Dave Bamber even manages to get on the scoresheet…. netting one of the Town's six goals as Stoke are crushed. Spot the Mick Mills out conga!



 
Ex-Town player Dave Bamber even manages to get on the scoresheet…. netting one of the Town's six goals as Stoke are crushed.



 
Ex-Town player Dave Bamber even manages to get on the scoresheet…. netting one of the Town's six goals as Stoke are crushed.




Lineups
1
Fraser DIGBY
                 
Scott BARRETT
1
2
David HOCKADAY
                 
John BUTLER
2
3
Paul BODIN  
                 
  Derek STATHAM
3
4
Alan MCLOUGHLIN  
               
view STFC profileChris KAMARA
4
5
Colin CALDERWOOD  
                 
Ian CRANSON
5
6
Jon GITTENS
                60'
Mark HIGGINS
6

7
Tom JONES
                 
Carl BEESTON
7

8
Duncan SHEARER  
              72'
Leigh PALIN
8
9
Steve WHITE
               
view STFC profileDave BAMBER
9
10
Ross MACLAREN
                 
Nicky MORGAN
10
11
Fitzroy SIMPSON  
                 
Carl SAUNDERS
11
Substitutes
12
John CORNWELL
              
60' 
Gary HACKETT
12
14
Paul HUNT
              
72' 
Paul WARE
14













Results on Saturday, November 4, 1989: League Table

 
  Barnsley 0 - 1 Portsmouth  
  Brighton and Hove Albion 1 - 2 Blackburn Rovers  
  Hull City 0 - 0 Watford  
  Ipswich Town 3 - 1 West Bromwich Albion  
  Leeds United 3 - 0 AFC Bournemouth   
  Newcastle United 2 - 2 Middlesbrough  
  Oldham Athletic 2 - 1 Sunderland  
  Plymouth Argyle 1 - 1 Bradford City  
  Port Vale 1 - 2 Oxford United  
  Sheffield United 1 - 1 Leicester City  
  Swindon Town 6 - 0 Stoke City  
  Wolverhampton Wanderers 1 - 0 West Ham United  

Table as at Saturday, November 4, 1989:

  TEAM P W D L F A GD Pts 
1 Sheffield United 16 10 5 1 30 17 13 35 
2 Leeds United 16 10 5 1 27 14 13 35 
3 Newcastle United 16 9 4 3 33 19 14 31 
4 Sunderland 16 8 4 4 27 23 4 28 
5 West Ham United 16 7 5 4 25 18 7 26 
6 Oldham Athletic 16 7 5 4 22 18 4 26 
7 Swindon Town 15 7 4 4 28 18 10 25 
8 Ipswich Town 16 7 4 5 26 23 3 25 
9 Blackburn Rovers 15 5 9 1 25 16 9 24 
10 Plymouth Argyle 16 7 3 6 25 21 4 24 
11 Wolverhampton Wanderers 16 6 5 5 24 20 4 23 
12 Brighton and Hove Albion 16 7 1 8 24 23 1 22 
13 Oxford United 16 5 4 7 24 27 -3 19 
14 AFC Bournemouth 15 5 4 6 23 26 -3 19 
15 Port Vale 16 3 8 5 17 19 -2 17 
16 West Bromwich Albion 16 4 5 7 22 29 -7 17 
17 Watford 16 4 5 7 14 21 -7 17 
18 Bradford City 16 3 7 6 15 18 -3 16 
19 Barnsley 16 4 4 8 19 31 -12 16 
20 Middlesbrough 15 3 6 6 19 24 -5 15 
21 Portsmouth 16 3 5 8 16 26 -10 14 
22 Leicester City 16 2 6 8 15 25 -10 12 
23 Stoke City 16 1 8 7 13 29 -16 11 
24 Hull City 16 0 10 6 14 22 -8 10 

Key: Promotion places Play-offs Relegation