Football League Division Three
Saturday, December 18, 1976

Chester Swindon Town
P.Richardson (70'), I.Howat (80')
HT: 0-1 D.Moss (45')
Attendance:  3,399    


1
MILLINGTON
2
EDWARDS
3
WALKER
4
STORTON
5
DELGADO
6
OAKES
7
DEARDEN
8
RICHARDSON
9
EDWARDS
10
HOWAT
11
CROSSLEY
1
ALLAN
2
DIXON
3
TROLLOPE
4
STROUD
5
AIZLEWOOD
6
PROPHETT
7
MOSS
8
MCLAUGHLIN
9
SYRETT
10
MCHALE
11
ANDERSON

Lineups
1
Gren MILLINGTON
                 
Jimmy ALLAN
1
2
Nigel EDWARDS
                 
Will DIXON
2
3
Jim WALKER
                 
John TROLLOPE
3
4
Trevor STORTON
                 
Ken STROUD
4
5
Bob DELGADO
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Steve AIZLEWOOD
5
6
Alan OAKES
                 
Colin PROPHETT
6

7
Billy DEARDEN
               
David MOSS
7

8
Paul RICHARDSON view STFC profile
               
John MCLAUGHLIN
8
9
Ian EDWARDS  
                 
David SYRETT
9
10
Ian HOWAT
               
Ray MCHALE
10
11
Paul CROSSLEY
                 
  Trevor ANDERSON
11
Substitutes
12
Terry OWEN
                 
Tony TAYLOR
12














Results on Saturday, December 18, 1976: League Table

 
  Brighton and Hove Albion 2 - 1 Chesterfield  
  Bury 0 - 2 Walsall  
  Chester 2 - 1 Swindon Town  
  Crystal Palace 1 - 1 Northampton Town  
  Grimsby Town 2 - 1 Reading  
  Mansfield Town 2 - 0 Wrexham  
  Oxford United 1 - 1 Sheffield Wednesday  
  Rotherham United 1 - 1 Port Vale  
  York City 1 - 4 Portsmouth  

Table as at Saturday, December 18, 1976:

  TEAM P W D L F A GD Pts 
1 Brighton and Hove Albion 19 11 4 4 41 22 19 26 
2 Shrewsbury Town 19 11 3 5 32 16 16 25 
3 Wrexham 19 10 5 4 30 17 13 25 
4 Rotherham United 19 9 7 3 33 21 12 25 
5 Preston North End 19 8 8 3 33 17 16 24 
6 Sheffield Wednesday 19 9 5 5 29 23 6 23 
7 Mansfield Town 18 9 4 5 31 16 15 22 
8 Crystal Palace 18 6 8 4 18 15 3 20 
9 Chesterfield 19 8 4 7 26 24 2 20 
10 Tranmere Rovers 19 6 8 5 20 18 2 20 
11 Bury 19 8 4 7 29 35 -6 20 
12 Swindon Town 19 7 5 7 27 29 -2 19 
13 Chester 18 8 3 7 16 19 -3 19 
14 Lincoln City 17 6 6 5 25 24 1 18 
15 Oxford United 20 4 9 7 29 31 -2 17 
16 Gillingham 19 6 5 8 25 31 -6 17 
17 Grimsby Town 18 6 3 9 19 26 -7 15 
18 Reading 19 6 3 10 24 32 -8 15 
19 Peterborough United 20 5 5 10 20 32 -12 15 
20 Portsmouth 19 3 8 8 19 27 -8 14 
21 Port Vale 19 3 8 8 18 26 -8 14 
22 Walsall 19 4 6 9 19 28 -9 14 
23 Northampton Town 18 4 4 10 18 30 -12 12 
24 York City 18 4 3 11 16 38 -22 11 

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