Match 34
7th February 1951
Gillingham (h)

Wednesday, February 7th 1951.

When Exeter City met Gillingham on the latter's ground ten days before the cup-tie with Chelsea they were defeated 9 goals to 4. Exeter gained an early lead in today's game at St James's Park, but it was against the general run of the play, and Gillingham went on to score a goal in each half to confirm their superiority and to register the "double" against Exeter this season.

City: Singleton; Johnstone, Rowe; Harrower, Goddard, Fallon; McClelland, Lynn, Smith, Mackay, Regan.

Gillingham:- Gage; Marks, Lewin; Boswell, Kingsnorth, Ayres; Burtenshaw, Campbell, Thomas, Forrester, Veck.

Scorers: Mackay for Exeter, Campbell and Thomas for Gillingham.
Attendance 5,140, receipts £330.19s.3d.


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