Football League Division Three (South)
Saturday, November 5, 1949

Swindon Town Southend United
J.Bain (15'), M.Owen (56')
HT: 1-1 J.Clough (24'), A.Wakefield (66')
Attendance:  11,992   Referee:  W.E. Dellow


1
BOULTON
2
WHITE
3
YOUNG
4
COWIE
5
ITHELL
6
FOXTON
7
LUNN
8
DAWSON
9
OWEN
10
SIMNER
11
BAIN
1
HANKEY
2
LINDSAY
3
WALTON
4
WALLBANKS
5
SHEARD
6
FRENCH
7
JONES
8
MCALINDEN
9
WAKEFIELD
10
MORRIS
11
CLOUGH

Lineups
1
Frank BOULTON
                 
Ted HANKEY
1
2
Alex WHITE
                 
David LINDSAY
2
3
Albert YOUNG
                 
Frank WALTON
3
4
Andy COWIE
                 
Harry WALLBANKS
4
5
Jimmy ITHELL
                 
Frank SHEARD
5
6
Jack FOXTON
                 
Jackie FRENCH
6
7
Harry LUNN
                 
Len JONES
7

8
Tom DAWSON
                 
  Jimmy MCALINDEN
8

9
Maurice OWEN
             
Albert WAKEFIELD
9
10
Joe SIMNER
                 
Freddie MORRIS
10
11
Jimmy BAIN
             
Jimmy CLOUGH
11














Results on Saturday, November 5, 1949: League Table

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

Table as at Saturday, November 5, 1949:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Notts County 15 11 3 1 41 15 2.73 25 
2 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 17 8 5 4 24 19 1.26 21 
3 Torquay United 16 10 1 5 29 26 1.12 21 
4 Northampton Town 16 8 4 4 27 21 1.29 20 
5 Nottingham Forest 16 8 3 5 25 13 1.92 19 
6 Southend United 15 7 5 3 25 15 1.67 19 
7 Watford 16 7 5 4 14 9 1.56 19 
8 Reading 17 8 3 6 32 25 1.28 19 
9 Port Vale 15 7 4 4 16 10 1.60 18 
10 Norwich City 16 8 2 6 30 26 1.15 18 
11 Bristol City 16 7 2 7 23 25 0.92 16 
12 Crystal Palace 15 5 4 6 17 19 0.89 14 
13 Walsall 15 4 5 6 23 20 1.15 13 
14 Newport County 16 5 3 8 24 41 0.59 13 
15 Swindon Town 15 4 4 7 20 21 0.95 12 
16 Bristol Rovers 15 5 2 8 14 20 0.70 12 
17 Brighton and Hove Albion 16 4 4 8 21 34 0.62 12 
18 Ipswich Town 15 3 5 7 20 24 0.83 11 
19 Aldershot 16 4 3 9 15 23 0.65 11 
20 Exeter City 15 4 3 8 20 32 0.63 11 
21 Leyton Orient 15 3 5 7 20 34 0.59 11 
22 Millwall 16 4 1 11 21 29 0.72

Key: Promotion Re-election