Football League Division Three
Saturday, November 18, 1978

Swindon Town Shrewsbury Town
P.Gilchrist (50'), S.Aizlewood (86')
HT: 0-1 C.Griffin (38')
Attendance:  7,317    


1
OGDEN
2
MCLAUGHLIN
3
FORD
4
MCHALE
5
AIZLEWOOD
6
STROUD
7
MILLER
8
CARTER
9
GILCHRIST
10
BATES
11
KAMARA
1
WARDLE
2
KING
3
LEONARD
4
TURNER
5
GRIFFIN
6
HAYES
7
CHAPMAN
8
TONG
9
ATKINS
10
BIGGINS
11
MAGUIRE

Lineups
1
Chris OGDEN
                 
Bob WARDLE
1
2
John MCLAUGHLIN
                 
Jake KING
2
3
Andy FORD
                 
Carleton LEONARD
3
4
Ray MCHALE
                 
Graham TURNER
4
5
Steve AIZLEWOOD
             
Colin GRIFFIN
5
6
Ken STROUD
                 
Steve HAYES
6

7
Ian MILLER
                 
Sammy CHAPMAN
7

8
Roy CARTER
                 
David TONG
8
9
Paul GILCHRIST
 77'
            
Ian ATKINS
9
10
Chic BATES
                 
Steve BIGGINS
10
11
Chris KAMARA
                 
Paul MAGUIRE
11
Substitutes
12
Brian WILLIAMS

77' 
              
Jimmy LINDSAY
12














Results on Saturday, November 18, 1978: League Table

 
  Blackpool 1 - 2 Rotherham United  
  Chesterfield 0 - 0 Brentford  
  Colchester United 1 - 0 Sheffield Wednesday  
  Exeter City 0 - 1 Chester  
  Gillingham 3 - 3 Bury  
  Hull City 2 - 1 Tranmere Rovers  
  Lincoln City 3 - 3 Plymouth Argyle  
  Peterborough United 0 - 1 Watford  
  Swansea City 1 - 1 Oxford United  
  Swindon Town 2 - 1 Shrewsbury Town  
  Walsall 1 - 2 Carlisle United  

Table as at Saturday, November 18, 1978:

  TEAM P W D L F A GD Pts 
1 Watford 18 13 0 5 39 21 18 26 
2 Swansea City 18 10 4 4 34 24 10 24 
3 Shrewsbury Town 18 8 8 2 21 13 8 24 
4 Swindon Town 18 10 2 6 23 18 5 22 
5 Chester 18 9 4 5 24 21 3 22 
6 Gillingham 18 6 9 3 24 18 6 21 
7 Carlisle United 18 5 10 3 19 13 6 20 
8 Plymouth Argyle 18 7 6 5 28 25 3 20 
9 Rotherham United 18 8 4 6 20 18 2 20 
10 Southend United 18 6 7 5 27 19 8 19 
11 Chesterfield 18 6 7 5 24 22 2 19 
12 Colchester United 18 6 7 5 20 21 -1 19 
13 Sheffield Wednesday 18 5 8 5 15 19 -4 18 
14 Hull City 18 6 5 7 26 22 4 17 
15 Exeter City 18 6 5 7 20 18 2 17 
16 Blackpool 18 7 3 8 18 25 -7 17 
17 Walsall 18 5 6 7 28 27 1 16 
18 Peterborough United 18 4 7 7 21 28 -7 15 
19 Oxford United 18 3 9 6 15 23 -8 15 
20 Bury 18 2 10 6 21 25 -4 14 
21 Mansfield Town 18 3 8 7 18 23 -5 14 
22 Tranmere Rovers 18 3 7 8 20 29 -9 13 
23 Brentford 18 5 3 10 14 23 -9 13 
24 Lincoln City 18 1 5 12 12 36 -24

Key: Promotion Relegation