Football League Division Three (South)
Saturday, December 31, 1949

Aldershot Swindon Town

HT: 0-0
Attendance:  6,506   Referee:  E.L. Greig


1
REYNOLDS
2
ROGERS
3
STANBRIDGE
4
CROPLEY
5
BILLINGTON
6
DANIEL
7
HOBBS
8
MCNICHOL
9
MORTIMORE
10
DURKIN
11
STEEN
1
UPRICHARD
2
HUNT
3
YOUNG
4
KAYE
5
HUDSON
6
PAINTER
7
WHEELER
8
DAWSON
9
SIMNER
10
PATERSON
11
BAIN

Lineups
1
Ron REYNOLDS
                 
  Norman UPRICHARD
1
2
Alf ROGERS
                 
George HUNT
2
3
George STANBRIDGE
                 
Albert YOUNG
3
4
Jack CROPLEY
                 
Harry KAYE
4
5
Charlie BILLINGTON
                 
Garth HUDSON
5
6
Mel DANIEL
                 
Edward PAINTER
6
7
Ronnie HOBBS
                 
Alf WHEELER
7

8
Alex MCNICHOL
                 
Tom DAWSON
8

9
Charlie MORTIMORE
                 
Joe SIMNER
9
10
Billy DURKIN
                 
George PATERSON
10
11
Alan STEEN
                 
Jimmy BAIN
11














Results on Saturday, December 31, 1949: League Table

 
  Aldershot 0 - 0 Swindon Town  
  Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 3 - 0 Notts County  
  Bristol Rovers 1 - 1 Southend United  
  Crystal Palace 0 - 1 Port Vale  
  Newport County 6 - 4 Bristol City  
  Northampton Town 2 - 0 Walsall  
  Norwich City 1 - 2 Brighton and Hove Albion  
  Nottingham Forest 3 - 1 Millwall  
  Reading 3 - 2 Exeter City  
  Torquay United 4 - 1 Leyton Orient  
  Watford 6 - 0 Ipswich Town  

Table as at Saturday, December 31, 1949:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Notts County 23 16 4 3 54 21 2.57 36 
2 Northampton Town 24 13 5 6 45 31 1.45 31 
3 Torquay United 24 13 5 6 41 35 1.17 31 
4 Norwich City 24 13 4 7 45 30 1.50 30 
5 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 25 12 6 7 39 32 1.22 30 
6 Nottingham Forest 24 12 4 8 37 21 1.76 28 
7 Reading 25 12 4 9 49 40 1.23 28 
8 Port Vale 23 10 7 6 27 16 1.69 27 
9 Southend United 21 10 7 4 32 19 1.68 27 
10 Watford 24 9 8 7 27 20 1.35 26 
11 Bristol City 24 8 5 11 37 43 0.86 21 
12 Brighton and Hove Albion 24 8 5 11 34 47 0.72 21 
13 Walsall 23 7 6 10 35 29 1.21 20 
14 Swindon Town 23 7 6 10 36 33 1.09 20 
15 Crystal Palace 23 7 6 10 28 35 0.80 20 
16 Newport County 23 8 4 11 46 60 0.77 20 
17 Bristol Rovers 23 8 3 12 22 32 0.69 19 
18 Millwall 24 8 2 14 33 40 0.83 18 
19 Aldershot 23 7 4 12 22 35 0.63 18 
20 Leyton Orient 23 6 6 11 29 49 0.59 18 
21 Exeter City 23 5 4 14 32 56 0.57 14 
22 Ipswich Town 23 3 7 13 28 54 0.52 13 

Key: Promotion Re-election