Football League Division Three
Saturday, October 15, 1977

Swindon Town Port Vale
S.Aizlewood (37')
HT: 1-1 P.Sutcliffe (31')
Attendance:  6,132    


1
ALLAN
2
MCLAUGHLIN
3
TROLLOPE
4
STROUD
5
AIZLEWOOD
6
PROPHETT
7
MOSS
8
KAMARA
9
GUTHRIE
10
MCHALE
11
GILLIGAN
1
DANCE
2
MCGIFFORD
3
BENTLEY
4
HARRIS
5
DULSON
6
BROWNBILL
7
SUTCLIFFE
8
LAMB
9
BEECH
10
BEAMISH
11
BAILEY

Lineups
1
Jimmy ALLAN
                 
Trevor DANCE
1
2
John MCLAUGHLIN
                 
Grahame MCGIFFORD
2
3
John TROLLOPE
                 
Bill BENTLEY
3
4
Ken STROUD
                 
Dave HARRIS
4
5
Steve AIZLEWOOD
               
Garry DULSON
5
6
Colin PROPHETT
                 
Derek BROWNBILL
6

7
David MOSS
               
Peter SUTCLIFFE
7

8
Chris KAMARA
                 
Alan LAMB
8
9
Chris GUTHRIE
 60'
              
Ken BEECH
9
10
Ray MCHALE
                 
view STFC profileKen BEAMISH
10
11
Gus GILLIGAN
                 
Terry BAILEY
11
Substitutes
12
Trevor ANDERSON  

60' 
              
Mike CULLERTON
12














Results on Saturday, October 15, 1977: League Table

 
  Carlisle United 1 - 1 Bradford City  
  Chesterfield 0 - 1 Walsall  
  Hereford United 0 - 0 Cambridge United  
  Lincoln City 1 - 2 Exeter City  
  Peterborough United 2 - 1 Shrewsbury Town  
  Plymouth Argyle 0 - 1 Tranmere Rovers  
  Portsmouth 1 - 1 Bury  
  Preston North End 2 - 0 Gillingham  
  Rotherham United 1 - 1 Chester  
  Swindon Town 1 - 1 Port Vale  
  Wrexham 1 - 1 Sheffield Wednesday  

Table as at Saturday, October 15, 1977:

  TEAM P W D L F A GD Pts 
1 Tranmere Rovers 12 7 2 3 17 8 9 16 
2 Gillingham 13 6 4 3 25 20 5 16 
3 Colchester United 13 5 5 3 17 9 8 15 
4 Wrexham 13 5 5 3 19 15 4 15 
5 Shrewsbury Town 13 6 3 4 23 20 3 15 
6 Bury 12 5 5 2 15 12 3 15 
7 Rotherham United 13 6 3 4 20 18 2 15 
8 Peterborough United 13 5 5 3 11 11 0 15 
9 Oxford United 13 5 4 4 19 16 3 14 
10 Preston North End 12 4 6 2 12 9 3 14 
11 Exeter City 13 5 3 5 17 13 4 13 
12 Walsall 13 3 7 3 13 14 -1 13 
13 Swindon Town 13 4 4 5 20 19 1 12 
14 Plymouth Argyle 13 3 6 4 14 16 -2 12 
15 Chesterfield 13 5 2 6 12 14 -2 12 
16 Cambridge United 12 4 4 4 16 19 -3 12 
17 Hereford United 13 4 4 5 10 13 -3 12 
18 Chester 13 2 8 3 14 20 -6 12 
19 Portsmouth 12 2 7 3 9 11 -2 11 
20 Lincoln City 13 4 2 7 14 16 -2 10 
21 Bradford City 13 3 4 6 15 19 -4 10 
22 Port Vale 12 3 4 5 13 21 -8 10 
23 Carlisle United 13 2 5 6 13 18 -5
24 Sheffield Wednesday 13 1 6 6 9 16 -7

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