<< Season 1949-50 >>

The post-war boom in attendances reached its height as a record League crowd of 29,092 crammed into Elm Park for the visit of top of the table Notts County. The return match at Meadow Lane attracted 36,245. The 22,248 who watched Bournemouth on 27th December were part of the League's biggest ever aggregate attendance - 44 games attracting over 1.2 million people.

Division 3 South (10th)

                        PL  HW HD HL  HF  HA  AW AD AL  AF  AA  PTS     H    A  
 1. Notts County        42  17  3  1  60  12   8  5  8  35  38   58    0-1  0-4 
 2. Northampton T       42  12  6  3  43  21   8  5  8  29  29   51    3-1  0-2 
 3. Southend Utd        42  15  4  2  43  15   4  9  8  23  33   51    5-0  2-3 
 4. Nottingham F        42  13  0  8  37  15   7  9  5  30  24   49    1-1  2-1 
 5. Torquay Utd         42  13  6  2  40  23   6  4 11  26  40   48    2-0  2-4 
 6. Watford             42  10  6  5  26  13   6  7  8  19  22   45    1-0  1-1 
 7. Crystal Palace      42  12  5  4  35  21   3  9  9  20  33   44    1-2  1-1 
 8. Brighton & HA       42   9  8  4  32  24   7  4 10  25  45   44    3-0  1-2 
 9. Bristol Rovers      42  12  5  4  34  18   7  0 14  17  33   43    0-1  1-2 
10. READING             42  15  2  4  48  21   2  6 13  22  43   42
11. Norwich City        42  11  5  5  44  21   5  5 11  21  42   42    4-1  1-1 
12. Bournemouth & BA    42  11  6  4  38  19   5  4 12  19  37   42    2-1  1-2 
13. Port Vale           42  12  6  3  33  13   3  5 13  14  29   41    2-1  1-1 
14. Swindon Town        42   9  7  5  41  30   6  4 11  18  32   41    4-3  0-2 
15. Bristol City        42  12  4  5  38  19   3  6 12  22  42   40    1-0  2-2 
16. Exeter City         42   9  8  4  37  27   5  3 13  26  48   39    3-2  4-3 
17. Ipswich Town        42   9  6  6  36  36   3  5 13  21  50   35    3-1  0-2 
18. Leyton Orient       42  10  6  5  33  30   2  5 14  20  55   35    5-1  1-2 
19. Walsall             42   8  8  5  37  25   1  8 12  24  37   34    1-1  0-2 
20. Aldershot           42  10  5  6  30  16   3  3 15  18  44   34    1-3  0-2 
21. Newport County      42  11  5  5  50  34   2  3 16  17  64   34    4-1  1-1 
22. Millwall            42  11  1  9  39  29   3  3 15  16  34   32    2-0  1-3 

FA Cup

R3     Doncaster Rov4    H  L  2-3 *

       * given as R1 in DRFC