Athletic Bilbao 5 v 3 Manchester United, European Cup Quarter-Final - 1st Leg (agg 3-5), 16th January 1957, Season 1956-1957, Venue:Estadio San Mames
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Athletic Bilbao 5
Ignacio Uribe 2', 28', Felix Marcaida 43', Armando Merodio 73', Jose Luis Arteche 78'
Manchester United 3
Tommy Taylor 48', Dennis Viollet 54', Billy Whelan 85'
No
Date
F
A
Competition
1
3
5
European Cup
2
3
0
European Cup
3
2
3
Inter Cities Fairs Cup/UEFA Cup
4
1
2
Inter Cities Fairs Cup/UEFA Cup
MATCH (1)
Chairman Harold Hardman suffers from Hypothermia as the flight to Bilbao onboard was in freezing temperatures, he was rushed to hospital & also missed the scheduled flight home. Utd play on a snow covered Estadio San Mames in Bilbao. Billy Whelan scores a late goal in similar vain to Ryan Giggs' Villa Park Goal in 1999.
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Wood, Ray

Foulkes, William

Byrne, Roger

Colman, Eddie

Jones, Mark

Edwards, Duncan

Berry, Johnny

Whelan, William 85'

Taylor, Tommy 48'

Viollet, Dennis 54'

Pegg, David

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Wednesday 16th January 1957
European Cup

Quarter-Final - 1st Leg (agg 3-5)
1956-1957
A
Estadio San Mames
60000
Match 1 of 4 vs Athletic Bilbao

Spain

Busby, Matt Daucik, Ferdinand
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Portrait Player Name RED CARD
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Athletic Bilbao
HAN P W D L F A Diff Win%
H 2 1 0 1 5 3 +2 0.50
A 2 0 0 2 4 7 -3 0.00
Totals 4 1 0 3 9 10 -1 0.25
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