Southern League Division One
Saturday, December 19, 1908

Swindon Town Southend United
A.Bown (??'), J.Lavery (??'), H.Fleming (??', ??')
HT: 3-1 D.Ronaldson (??'), A.Birnie (??')
Attendance:  4,000   Referee:  C.W. Gillett


1
LING
2
KAY
3
WALKER
4
TOUT
5
BANNISTER
6
CHAMBERS
7
JEFFERSON
8
FLEMING
9
BOWN
10
LAVERY
11
FENTON
1
COTTON
2
THOMSON
3
MOLYNEUX
4
HARROD
5
OWEN
6
BLOTT
7
BIRNIE
8
FROST
9
RONALDSON
10
WRIGHT
11
JACK

Lineups
 
Archie LING
                 
Charlie COTTON
 
 
Harry KAY
                 
Jerry THOMSON
 
 
Jock WALKER  
                 
  George MOLYNEUX
 
 
Billy TOUT
                 
HARROD
 
 
Charlie BANNISTER
                 
Harry OWEN
 
 
Peter CHAMBERS
                 
Prince BLOTT
 
 
Bob JEFFERSON
               
Alex BIRNIE
 

 
Harold FLEMING  
               
Albert FROST
 

 
Archie BOWN
             
Duncan RONALDSON
 
 
Jack LAVERY
               
Jocky WRIGHT
 
 
Fred FENTON
                 
Bob JACK
 













Results on Saturday, December 19, 1908: League Table

 
  Brentford 2 - 2 Bristol Rovers  
  Brighton and Hove Albion 3 - 0 Norwich City  
  Crystal Palace 3 - 1 Watford  
  Exeter City 1 - 3 New Brompton  
  Luton Town 6 - 1 Coventry City  
  Plymouth Argyle 0 - 2 Northampton Town  
  Portsmouth 2 - 0 Millwall  
  Swindon Town 4 - 2 Southend United  
  West Ham United 2 - 1 Reading  

Table as at Saturday, December 19, 1908:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Southampton 19 12 4 3 47 28 1.68 28 
2 Northampton Town 18 12 2 4 42 21 2.00 26 
3 Crystal Palace 21 10 5 6 43 29 1.48 25 
4 New Brompton 18 9 3 6 26 27 0.96 21 
5 Swindon Town 18 9 2 7 43 27 1.59 20 
6 Bristol Rovers 17 8 4 5 29 30 0.97 20 
7 Queens Park Rangers 19 7 6 6 22 23 0.96 20 
8 Portsmouth 20 8 4 8 34 36 0.94 20 
9 Millwall 18 8 3 7 30 28 1.07 19 
10 Watford 19 6 6 7 23 30 0.77 18 
11 Exeter City 16 7 3 6 29 28 1.04 17 
12 Reading 18 3 10 5 27 24 1.13 16 
13 Luton Town 17 7 2 8 31 31 1.00 16 
14 Brighton and Hove Albion 18 6 3 9 29 29 1.00 15 
15 West Ham United 18 7 1 10 23 27 0.85 15 
16 Plymouth Argyle 17 4 6 7 14 18 0.78 14 
17 Brentford 19 5 4 10 23 37 0.62 14 
18 Southend United 12 5 3 4 19 15 1.27 13 
19 Norwich City 18 4 5 9 22 46 0.48 13 
20 Leyton 15 5 2 8 22 26 0.85 12 
21 Coventry City 17 4 2 11 25 43 0.58 10 

Key: Champions