Football League Division Three (South)
Saturday, January 21, 1939

Swindon Town Crystal Palace
B.Lucas (10', 35')
HT: 2-0 T.Smith (59'), B.Robson (68')
Attendance:  11,823   Referee:  B. Ames


1
WILDMAN
2
PARKHOUSE
3
BUTCHER
4
COUSINS
5
MORRALL
6
OLNEY
7
JONES
8
FRANCIS
9
MORTON
10
LUCAS
11
FOWLER
1
CHESTERS
2
OWENS
3
DAWES
4
LIEVESLEY
5
DANIELS
6
COLLINS
7
SMITH
8
DAWES
9
BLACKMAN
10
ROBSON
11
WILSON

Lineups
1
Frank WILDMAN
                 
Arthur CHESTERS
1
2
Dick PARKHOUSE
                 
Edward OWENS
2
3
Fred BUTCHER
                 
Fred DAWES
3
4
Harry COUSINS
                 
Les LIEVESLEY
4
5
George MORRALL
                 
George DANIELS
5
6
James OLNEY
                 
Nicholas COLLINS
6
7
Eddie JONES
               
Trevor SMITH
7

8
Cliff FRANCIS
                 
Bert DAWES
8

9
Ben MORTON
                 
Jack BLACKMAN
9
10
Billy LUCAS
             
Bert ROBSON
10
11
Alan FOWLER
                 
Albert WILSON
11














Results on Saturday, January 21, 1939: League Table

 
  Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 4 - 2 Queens Park Rangers  
  Bristol Rovers 4 - 1 Exeter City  
  Ipswich Town 2 - 0 Northampton Town  
  Leyton Orient 2 - 0 Aldershot  
  Port Vale 1 - 2 Watford  
  Reading 0 - 1 Newport County  
  Swindon Town 2 - 2 Crystal Palace  
  Torquay United 3 - 1 Bristol City  

Table as at Saturday, January 21, 1939:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Newport County 25 17 4 4 41 24 1.71 38 
2 Crystal Palace 24 13 6 5 45 30 1.50 32 
3 Brighton and Hove Albion 24 13 3 8 42 31 1.35 29 
4 Reading 26 9 10 7 42 35 1.20 28 
5 Aldershot 24 10 8 6 31 29 1.07 28 
6 Swindon Town 24 11 5 8 47 38 1.24 27 
7 Northampton Town 25 12 3 10 37 37 1.00 27 
8 Queens Park Rangers 24 9 7 8 49 33 1.48 25 
9 Notts County 22 10 5 7 31 25 1.24 25 
10 Watford 25 9 6 10 36 35 1.03 24 
11 Cardiff City 23 9 6 8 33 35 0.94 24 
12 Bristol City 25 9 6 10 38 42 0.90 24 
13 Exeter City 24 7 8 9 40 54 0.74 22 
14 Ipswich Town 23 8 5 10 29 32 0.91 21 
15 Port Vale 23 8 4 11 31 32 0.97 20 
16 Southend United 20 7 5 8 36 39 0.92 19 
17 Leyton Orient 23 6 7 10 27 33 0.82 19 
18 Torquay United 23 7 5 11 29 38 0.76 19 
19 Mansfield Town 23 7 5 11 27 46 0.59 19 
20 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 23 6 6 11 26 36 0.72 18 
21 Bristol Rovers 24 5 7 12 27 30 0.90 17 
22 Walsall 23 5 5 13 26 36 0.72 15 

Key: Promotion Re-election