Football League Division Three (South)
Saturday, January 16, 1954

Queens Park Rangers Swindon Town

HT: 0-2 M.Owen (13'), M.Bull (31')
Attendance:  9,122   Referee:  R.H. Mann


1
BROWN
2
POPPITT
3
INGHAM
4
NICHOLAS
5
TAYLOR
6
ANGELL
7
TOMKYS
8
QUINN
9
PETCHEY
10
CAMERON
11
SHEPHERD
1
BURTON
2
HUNT
3
ELWELL
4
CROSS
5
HUDSON
6
JOHNSTON
7
LUNN
8
ONSLOW
9
OWEN
10
SAMPSON
11
BULL

Lineups
1
Harry BROWN
                 
Sam BURTON
1
2
Johnny POPPITT
                 
George HUNT
2
3
Tony INGHAM
                 
Terry ELWELL
3
4
Brian NICHOLAS
                 
Jim CROSS
4
5
Jim TAYLOR  
                 
Garth HUDSON
5
6
Peter ANGELL
                 
Jimmy JOHNSTON
6
7
Mike TOMKYS
                 
Harry LUNN
7

8
Gordon QUINN
                 
Roy ONSLOW
8

9
George PETCHEY
               
Maurice OWEN
9
10
Bobby CAMERON
                 
Ray SAMPSON
10
11
Ernie SHEPHERD
               
Mike BULL
11














Results on Saturday, January 16, 1954: League Table

 
  Brighton and Hove Albion 3 - 1 Gillingham  
  Colchester United 0 - 2 Bristol City  
  Crystal Palace 2 - 3 Millwall  
  Exeter City 1 - 2 Torquay United  
  Leyton Orient 1 - 2 Ipswich Town  
  Newport County 2 - 1 Shrewsbury Town  
  Norwich City 3 - 0 Walsall  
  Queens Park Rangers 0 - 2 Swindon Town  
  Reading 0 - 1 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic  
  Southampton 2 - 0 Aldershot  
  Southend United 2 - 2 Coventry City  
  Watford 1 - 1 Northampton Town  

Table as at Saturday, January 16, 1954:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Ipswich Town 27 18 7 2 58 28 2.07 43 
2 Southampton 27 17 2 8 53 35 1.51 36 
3 Brighton and Hove Albion 27 16 4 7 52 40 1.30 36 
4 Torquay United 29 12 9 8 56 46 1.22 33 
5 Bristol City 27 14 4 9 51 42 1.21 32 
6 Northampton Town 27 11 9 7 58 35 1.66 31 
7 Norwich City 27 12 7 8 41 35 1.17 31 
8 Millwall 27 12 6 9 49 42 1.17 30 
9 Reading 28 12 6 10 50 43 1.16 30 
10 Leyton Orient 27 12 6 9 49 43 1.14 30 
11 Gillingham 29 12 6 11 39 46 0.85 30 
12 Watford 27 11 7 9 57 46 1.24 29 
13 Exeter City 28 12 4 12 46 37 1.24 28 
14 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 28 12 3 13 48 44 1.09 27 
15 Crystal Palace 28 11 5 12 43 56 0.77 27 
16 Swindon Town 28 11 4 13 47 43 1.09 26 
17 Coventry City 28 9 8 11 35 35 1.00 26 
18 Newport County 29 10 4 15 37 62 0.60 24 
19 Shrewsbury Town 28 7 8 13 39 48 0.81 22 
20 Queens Park Rangers 26 7 7 12 27 41 0.66 21 
21 Southend United 28 7 6 15 35 47 0.74 20 
22 Colchester United 28 7 5 16 30 43 0.70 19 
23 Aldershot 27 7 5 15 35 61 0.57 19 
24 Walsall 27 4 4 19 21 58 0.36 12 

Key: Promotion Re-election