Football League Division Three (South)
Saturday, March 19, 1949

Watford Swindon Town

HT: 0-1 M.Jones (24' pen, 80'), A.Young (65')
Attendance:  8,830   Referee:  E.V. Crook


1
MORTON
2
HARPER
3
OLIVER
4
PATON
5
HUNT
6
FISHER
7
WOODROFFE
8
EGGLESTON
9
THOMAS
10
DRURY
11
BATES
1
BURTON
2
WHITE
3
YOUNG
4
KAYE
5
HUDSON
6
FOXTON
7
LUNN
8
DAWSON
9
OWEN
10
JONES
11
BAIN

Lineups
1
Geoff MORTON
                 
Sam BURTON
1
2
Joe HARPER
                 
Alex WHITE
2
3
Harry OLIVER
               
Albert YOUNG
3
4
Tommy PATON
                 
Harry KAYE
4
5
George HUNT
                 
Garth HUDSON
5
6
Ken FISHER
                 
Jack FOXTON
6
7
Lew WOODROFFE
                 
Harry LUNN
7

8
Tommy EGGLESTON
                 
Tom DAWSON
8

9
Dave THOMAS
                 
Maurice OWEN
9
10
George DRURY
               
Morris JONES
10
11
Billy BATES
                 
Jimmy BAIN
11














Results on Saturday, March 19, 1949: League Table

 
  Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 3 - 0 Leyton Orient  
  Bristol Rovers 0 - 0 Southend United  
  Crystal Palace 4 - 0 Bristol City  
  Ipswich Town 4 - 1 Port Vale  
  Newport County 2 - 0 Northampton Town  
  Notts County 1 - 3 Millwall  
  Reading 2 - 0 Exeter City  
  Swansea Town 2 - 1 Norwich City  
  Torquay United 1 - 1 Brighton and Hove Albion  
  Walsall 0 - 0 Aldershot  
  Watford 0 - 3 Swindon Town  

Table as at Saturday, March 19, 1949:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Swansea Town 32 21 5 6 70 26 2.69 47 
2 Bristol Rovers 33 16 8 9 47 39 1.21 40 
3 Brighton and Hove Albion 33 13 14 6 42 40 1.05 40 
4 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 33 17 5 11 54 39 1.38 39 
5 Reading 31 18 2 11 60 42 1.43 38 
6 Swindon Town 32 14 10 8 51 47 1.09 38 
7 Norwich City 33 15 7 11 60 38 1.58 37 
8 Ipswich Town 32 16 5 11 64 57 1.12 37 
9 Notts County 33 16 4 13 91 53 1.72 36 
10 Millwall 33 14 8 11 53 51 1.04 36 
11 Walsall 31 13 6 12 47 47 1.00 32 
12 Port Vale 32 11 7 14 39 41 0.95 29 
13 Newport County 29 11 6 12 57 69 0.83 28 
14 Exeter City 32 10 8 14 45 64 0.70 28 
15 Torquay United 31 10 8 13 41 63 0.65 28 
16 Northampton Town 33 10 7 16 46 51 0.90 27 
17 Bristol City 31 9 9 13 34 49 0.69 27 
18 Leyton Orient 32 9 8 15 47 62 0.76 26 
19 Watford 33 6 13 14 32 47 0.68 25 
20 Aldershot 31 7 9 15 34 46 0.74 23 
21 Southend United 31 5 12 14 24 34 0.71 22 
22 Crystal Palace 33 6 9 18 30 63 0.48 21 

Key: Promotion Re-election