Football League Division Three (South)
Saturday, October 5, 1946

Swindon Town Bristol City
G.Williams (61')
HT: 0-1 B.Thomas (43')
Attendance:  25,007   Referee:  H.F. Auxwell


1
BOULTON
2
YOUNG
3
TRIM
4
COUSINS
5
ITHELL
6
BINGHAM
7
JONES
8
LUCAS
9
STEPHENS
10
LLOYD
11
WILLIAMS
1
FERGUSON
2
GUY
3
BAILEY
4
MORGAN
5
ROBERTS
6
JONES
7
CHILCOTT
8
THOMAS
9
CLARK
10
WILLIAMS
11
HARGREAVES

Lineups
1
Frank BOULTON
                 
view STFC profileAlex FERGUSON
1
2
Albert YOUNG
                 
Ivor GUY
2
3
Reg TRIM
                 
Jack BAILEY
3
4
Harry COUSINS
                 
Cliff MORGAN
4
5
Jimmy ITHELL
                 
Dennis ROBERTS
5
6
Peter BINGHAM
                 
Ernie JONES
6
7
Eddie JONES
                 
Ken CHILCOTT
7

8
Billy LUCAS
               
Bill THOMAS
8

9
Bill STEPHENS
                 
Don CLARK
9
10
Billy LLOYD
                 
view STFC profileCyril WILLIAMS
10
11
Gordon WILLIAMS
               
Jackie HARGREAVES
11














Results on Saturday, October 5, 1946: League Table

 
  Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 3 - 0 Port Vale  
  Bristol Rovers 1 - 3 Southend United  
  Cardiff City 5 - 0 Exeter City  
  Crystal Palace 1 - 1 Ipswich Town  
  Mansfield Town 0 - 3 Queens Park Rangers  
  Norwich City 2 - 3 Brighton and Hove Albion  
  Notts County 2 - 0 Aldershot  
  Reading 2 - 3 Watford  
  Swindon Town 1 - 1 Bristol City  
  Torquay United 3 - 2 Leyton Orient  
  Walsall 2 - 0 Northampton Town  

Table as at Saturday, October 5, 1946:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Queens Park Rangers 9 6 3 0 15 2 7.50 15 
2 Cardiff City 10 7 0 3 25 9 2.78 14 
3 Bristol City 9 5 3 1 20 9 2.22 13 
4 Swindon Town 9 5 2 2 24 15 1.60 12 
5 Southend United 9 4 4 1 14 12 1.17 12 
6 Crystal Palace 10 5 2 3 13 20 0.65 12 
7 Exeter City 9 5 1 3 15 15 1.00 11 
8 Mansfield Town 9 3 4 2 12 13 0.92 10 
9 Ipswich Town 8 3 3 2 15 10 1.50
10 Watford 9 4 1 4 15 16 0.94
11 Notts County 9 4 1 4 14 15 0.93
12 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 10 4 1 5 11 14 0.79
13 Reading 9 3 2 4 26 17 1.53
14 Walsall 9 3 2 4 10 11 0.91
15 Torquay United 8 2 4 2 10 11 0.91
16 Brighton and Hove Albion 9 3 2 4 9 14 0.64
17 Northampton Town 9 3 1 5 12 14 0.86
18 Port Vale 9 2 3 4 12 14 0.86
19 Aldershot 9 3 0 6 13 25 0.52
20 Bristol Rovers 9 2 1 6 13 18 0.72
21 Leyton Orient 9 1 3 5 7 14 0.50
22 Norwich City 10 1 1 8 13 30 0.43

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