Manchester United 2 v 1 Grimsby Town, League Division One, Matchday 01, 31st August 1946, Season 1946-1947, Venue: Maine Road Head to Head records & stats by MUFC Manager .

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Saturday 31st August 1946

Matchday 01
Maine Road
Match 34 of 37 vs Grimsby Town


Busby, Matt Spencer, Charlie
Red Card
Portrait Player Name RED CARD
Portrait Player Name Kept Clean Sheets
Grimsby Town
HAN P W D L F A Diff Win%
H 18 12 2 4 38 26 +12 0.67
A 19 4 4 11 26 38 -12 0.21
Totals 37 16 6 15 64 64 0 0.43
EVERY GAME VS Grimsby Town
Manchester United 2
Charlie Mitten 33', Jack Rowley 66'
Grimsby Town 1
James McGowan 51'
MATCH (34)
United played home games at Maine Road (city's ground) due to Old Trafford being damaged by German bombers

Crompton, Jack

Carey, Johnny

McGlen, William

Warner, Jack

Chilton, Allenby

Cockburn, Henry

Delaney, Jimmy

Pearson, Stan

Hanlon, Jimmy

Rowley, Jack 66'

Mitten, Charlie 33'
Newspaper Match Report

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