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Final Third Division 1971/1972 league table

Season completed Monday, 15th May 1972 (click column headings to re-sort)

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# Team Pl W D L F A W D L F A W D L F A Pts GA
1 Aston Villa 46 20 1 2 45 10 12 5 6 40 22 32 6 8 85 32 70 2.66
2 Brighton & Hove Albion 46 15 5 3 39 18 12 6 5 43 29 27 11 8 82 47 65 1.74
3 AFC Bournemouth 46 16 6 1 43 13 7 10 6 30 24 23 16 7 73 37 62 1.97
4 Notts. County 46 16 3 4 42 19 9 9 5 32 25 25 12 9 74 44 62 1.68
5 Rotherham United 46 12 8 3 46 25 8 7 8 23 27 20 15 11 69 52 55 1.33
6 Bristol Rovers 46 17 2 4 54 26 4 10 9 21 30 21 12 13 75 56 54 1.34
7 Bolton Wanderers 46 11 8 4 25 13 6 8 9 26 28 17 16 13 51 41 50 1.24
8 Plymouth Argyle 46 13 6 4 43 26 7 4 12 31 38 20 10 16 74 64 50 1.16
9 Walsall 46 12 8 3 38 16 3 10 10 24 41 15 18 13 62 57 48 1.09
10 Blackburn Rovers 46 14 4 5 39 22 5 5 13 15 35 19 9 18 54 57 47 0.95
11 Oldham Athletic 46 11 4 8 37 35 6 7 10 22 28 17 11 18 59 63 45 0.94
12 Shrewsbury Town 46 13 5 5 50 29 4 5 14 23 36 17 10 19 73 65 44 1.12
13 Chesterfield 46 10 5 8 25 23 8 3 12 32 34 18 8 20 57 57 44 1.00
14 Swansea City 46 10 6 7 27 21 7 4 12 19 38 17 10 19 46 59 44 0.78
15 Port Vale 46 10 10 3 27 21 3 5 15 16 38 13 15 18 43 59 41 0.73
16 Wrexham 46 10 5 8 33 26 6 3 14 26 37 16 8 22 59 63 40 0.94
17 Halifax Town 46 11 6 6 31 22 2 6 15 17 39 13 12 21 48 61 38 0.79
18 Rochdale 46 11 7 5 35 26 1 6 16 22 57 12 13 21 57 83 37 0.69
19 York City 46 8 8 7 32 22 4 4 15 25 44 12 12 22 57 66 36 0.86
20 Tranmere Rovers 46 9 7 7 34 30 1 9 13 16 41 10 16 20 50 71 36 0.70
21 Mansfield Town 46 5 12 6 19 26 3 8 12 22 37 8 20 18 41 63 36 0.65
22 Barnsley 46 6 10 7 23 30 3 8 12 9 34 9 18 19 32 64 36 0.50
23 Torquay United 46 8 6 9 31 31 2 6 15 10 38 10 12 24 41 69 32 0.59
24 Bradford City 46 6 8 9 27 32 5 2 16 18 45 11 10 25 45 77 32 0.58
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