Manchester United 3 v 1 West Bromwich Albion, League Division One, Matchday 04, 23rd August 1971, Season 1971-1972, Venue: Victoria Ground Head to Head records & stats by MUFC Manager .

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Monday 23rd August 1971

Matchday 04
Victoria Ground
Match 79 of 134 vs West Bromwich Albion


O'Farrell, Frank Howe, Don
Red Card
Portrait Player Name RED CARD
Portrait Player Name Kept Clean Sheets
West Bromwich Albion
HAN P W D L F A Diff Win%
H 67 35 17 15 127 79 +48 0.52
A 67 22 16 29 108 119 -11 0.33
Totals 134 57 33 44 235 198 +37 0.43
EVERY GAME VS West Bromwich Albion
Manchester United 3
George Best 10', 57', Alan Gowling 37'
West Bromwich Albion 1
Tony Brown 89'
MATCH (79)
United played at Victoria Ground, Stoke due to being banned from playing at home due to crowd trouble, knife throwing incident

Stepney, Alex

O'Neil, Thomas

Dunne, Tony

Gowling, Alan 57'

James, Steve

Sadler, David

Morgan, Willie

Kidd, Brian

Charlton, Bobby

Best, George 10', 57'

Aston Jnr, John

Burns, Francis ON for Charlton
Newspaper Match Report

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