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October 13th

Mon Oct 13, 2008 7:55 am

Birthdays
1973[tab][/tab]George Switzer was born in Salford, Manchester, England.
1979[tab][/tab]Wes Brown was born in Manchester, England.

Deaths
[tab][/tab]None recorded

Transfers
2007[tab][/tab]Adam Eckersley was loaned out to Port Vale

Matches
1894[tab][/tab]Drew with Arsenal 3-3 at home in the 2nd Division
1900[tab][/tab]Beat Gainsborough Trinity 1-0 away in the 2nd Division
1906[tab][/tab]Drew with Blackburn Rovers 1-1 at home in the 1st Division
1923[tab][/tab]Beat Oldham Athletic 2-0 at home in the 2nd Division
1928[tab][/tab]Drew with Cardiff City 1-1 at home in the 1st Division
1934[tab][/tab]Beat Oldham Athletic 4-0 at home in the 2nd Division
1951[tab][/tab]Beat Aston Villa 5-2 away in the 1st Division
1956[tab][/tab]Beat Sunderland 3-1 away in the 1st Division
1960[tab][/tab]Lost to Real Madrid 2-3 at home in a Friendly
1962[tab][/tab]Lost to Blackburn Rovers 0-3 at home in the 1st Division
1973[tab][/tab]Lost to Derby County 0-1 at home in the 1st Division
1979[tab][/tab]Drew with Bristol City 1-1 away in the 1st Division
1984[tab][/tab]Beat West Ham United 5-1 at home in the 1st Division
1999[tab][/tab]Lost to Aston Villa 0-3 away in the Worthington League Round 3 Cup
2001[tab][/tab]Beat Sunderland 3-1 away in the Barclaycard Premiership
2006[tab][/tab]Beat Wigan Athletic 3-1 away in the Barclays Premiership

Match Events
1900[tab][/tab]Alfred Ambler played his last game for United starting the match against Gainsborough Trinity
1906[tab][/tab]Jack Allan played his last game for United starting the match against Blackburn Rovers
1923[tab][/tab]Billy Dennis made his first team debut starting the match against Oldham Athletic
1984[tab][/tab]Remi Moses made his 100th English League appearance in the match against West Ham United
1999[tab][/tab]Michael John Twiss played his last game for United starting the match against Aston Villa
1999[tab][/tab]John Curtis played his last game for United starting the match against Aston Villa
1999[tab][/tab]Ritchie Wellens played his last game for United coming on as a sub in the match against Aston Villa
2001[tab][/tab]Phil Neville made his 200th English League appearance in the match against Sunderland



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Re: October 13th

Sun Oct 13, 2013 3:59 am

He's big, he's bad, he's Wesley Brown,
He's the hardest man in all the town.

Happy birthday Wes Brown!!


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And Shankly said: “Why? Is Matt Busby packing it in?”

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Re: October 13th

Mon Oct 14, 2013 8:08 pm

George Switzer was the only player from the "Class of 92" who didnt make it in the pro game at all. IIRC he became a butcher!


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Re: October 13th

Mon Oct 14, 2013 9:17 pm

RedSte wrote:George Switzer was the only player from the "Class of 92" who didnt make it in the pro game at all.  IIRC he became a butcher!

I was just gonna ask who he was. Where is he a butcher Ste?



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Re: October 13th

Mon Oct 14, 2013 9:18 pm

I dont know even if he is anymore....just that I think thats what he did when he didnt make it as a pro...


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