Football League Division Three
Saturday, September 11, 1976

Swindon Town Sheffield Wednesday
D.Moss (16'), D.Syrett (62', 84'), T.Anderson (65'), S.Aizlewood (75')
HT: 1-1 T.Tynan (41'), E.Potts (79')
Attendance:  8,698    


1
ALLAN
2
MCLAUGHLIN
3
TAYLOR
4
STROUD
5
AIZLEWOOD
6
PROPHETT
7
MOSS
8
DIXON
9
SYRETT
10
GODDARD
11
ANDERSON
1
TURNER
2
WALDEN
3
COLLINS
4
MULLEN
5
DOWD
6
O'DONNELL
7
WYLDE
8
JOHNSON
9
TYNAN
10
FEELY
11
POTTS

Lineups
1
Jimmy ALLAN
                 
Chris TURNER
1
2
John MCLAUGHLIN
                 
Richard WALDEN
2
3
Tony TAYLOR
                80'
John COLLINS
3
4
Ken STROUD
           85'     
Jimmy MULLEN
4
5
Steve AIZLEWOOD
               
  Hugh DOWD
5
6
Colin PROPHETT
                 
Neil O'DONNELL
6

7
David MOSS
               
Rodger WYLDE
7

8
Will DIXON
                 
Jeff JOHNSON
8
9
David SYRETT
             
Tommy TYNAN
9
10
Howard GODDARD
                 
Peter FEELY
10
11
Trevor ANDERSON  
             
Eric POTTS
11
Substitutes
12
Ray MCHALE
              
80' 
Steve BRYANT
12














Results on Saturday, September 11, 1976: League Table

 
  Chester 0 - 0 Preston North End  
  Chesterfield 0 - 6 Wrexham  
  Crystal Palace 2 - 1 Bury  
  Grimsby Town 2 - 0 Brighton and Hove Albion  
  Northampton Town 1 - 2 Reading  
  Port Vale 1 - 2 Gillingham  
  Portsmouth 1 - 1 Lincoln City  
  Rotherham United 1 - 1 Oxford United  
  Swindon Town 5 - 2 Sheffield Wednesday  
  Tranmere Rovers 2 - 0 Peterborough United  
  Walsall 3 - 3 Shrewsbury Town  
  York City 0 - 1 Mansfield Town  

Table as at Saturday, September 11, 1976:

  TEAM P W D L F A GD Pts 
1 Mansfield Town 5 4 0 1 10 4 6
2 Swindon Town 5 4 0 1 11 6 5
3 Rotherham United 5 3 1 1 10 4 6
4 Brighton and Hove Albion 5 3 1 1 8 6 2
5 Reading 5 3 1 1 8 6 2
6 Wrexham 5 3 0 2 11 5 6
7 Shrewsbury Town 5 2 2 1 10 7 3
8 Crystal Palace 5 3 0 2 5 4 1
9 Gillingham 5 2 2 1 9 9 0
10 Bury 5 2 1 2 7 8 -1
11 Chester 5 2 1 2 4 5 -1
12 Lincoln City 4 1 2 1 4 3 1
13 Tranmere Rovers 5 2 0 3 4 4 0
14 Northampton Town 5 1 2 2 4 5 -1
15 Oxford United 5 1 2 2 8 10 -2
16 Portsmouth 5 1 2 2 4 6 -2
17 Sheffield Wednesday 5 1 2 2 5 9 -4
18 Chesterfield 5 1 2 2 2 8 -6
19 Peterborough United 4 1 1 2 5 6 -1
20 Port Vale 5 1 1 3 4 6 -2
21 Preston North End 4 0 3 1 4 6 -2
22 Grimsby Town 5 1 1 3 4 8 -4
23 York City 5 1 1 3 3 7 -4
24 Walsall 4 0 2 2 5 7 -2

Key: Promotion Relegation