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October 23rd

Thu Oct 23, 2008 7:11 am

Birthdays
1902[tab][/tab]Fred Kennedy was born in Bury, Lancashire, England.
1912[tab][/tab]Jack Hall was born in Failsworth, Lancashire, England.
1966[tab][/tab]Nigel Keen was born in Barrow, Lancashire, England.
1980[tab][/tab]Wayne Evans was born in Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, Wales.

Deaths
[tab][/tab]None recorded

Transfers
1934[tab][/tab]Billy Bryant was signed from Wrexham

Matches
1897[tab][/tab]Lost to Small Heath 1-2 away in the 2nd Division
1909[tab][/tab]Beat Sheffield United 1-0 away in the 1st Division
1920[tab][/tab]Beat Preston North End 1-0 at home in the 1st Division
1926[tab][/tab]Lost to Birmingham City 0-1 at home in the 1st Division
1937[tab][/tab]Beat Sheffield Wednesday 1-0 at home in the 2nd Division
1948[tab][/tab]Drew with Burnley 1-1 at home in the 1st Division
1954[tab][/tab]Drew with Newcastle United 2-2 at home in the 1st Division
1965[tab][/tab]Beat Fulham 4-1 at home in the 1st Division
1971[tab][/tab]Beat Newcastle United 1-0 away in the 1st Division
1972[tab][/tab]Lost to Aberdeen 2-5 away in a Friendly
1976[tab][/tab]Drew with Norwich City 2-2 at home in the 1st Division
1982[tab][/tab]Drew with Manchester City 2-2 at home in the 1st Division
1985[tab][/tab]Beat Notts County 2-1 away in a Friendly (Ian McCulloch Testimonial)
1990[tab][/tab]Beat Wrexham 3-0 at home in the Cup Round 2 Winners Cup
1991[tab][/tab]Lost to Atletico de Madrid 0-3 away in the Cup Round 2 Winners Cup
1993[tab][/tab]Beat Everton 1-0 away in the Carling Premiership
1994[tab][/tab]Beat Blackburn Rovers 4-2 away in the Carling Premiership
1996[tab][/tab]Beat Swindon Town 2-1 at home in the Coca-Cola League Round 3 Cup
1999[tab][/tab]Lost to Tottenham Hotspur 1-3 away in the Carling Premiership
2001[tab][/tab]Beat Olympiakos Piraeus 3-0 at home in the Champions League Stage 1
2002[tab][/tab]Beat Olympiakos Piraeus 3-2 away in the Champions League Stage 1
2007[tab][/tab]Beat Dynamo Kiev 4-2 away in the Champions League Group
2012[tab][/tab]Beat Braga 3-2 at home in the Champions League Group

Match Events
1909[tab][/tab]Jimmy Turnbull was sent off with a straight red card in the match vs Sheffield United
1920[tab][/tab]Frank Hodges played his last game for United starting the match against Preston North End
1920[tab][/tab]Williaim Harrison made his first team debut starting the match against Preston North End
1920[tab][/tab]Alf Steward made his first team debut starting the match against Preston North End
1937[tab][/tab]Ron Ferrier played his last game for United starting the match against Sheffield Wednesday
1937[tab][/tab]Robert Murray played his last game for United starting the match against Sheffield Wednesday
1937[tab][/tab]Jack Rowley made his first team debut starting the match against Sheffield Wednesday
1965[tab][/tab]David Herd scored 3 goals in the match vs Fulham
1965[tab][/tab]Nobby Stiles made his 200th competitive appearance in the match against Fulham
1972[tab][/tab]Dick Edwards made his first team debut starting the match against Aberdeen
1972[tab][/tab]Dick Edwards played his last game for United starting the match against Aberdeen
1976[tab][/tab]Chris McGrath made his first team debut coming on as a sub in the match against Norwich City
1976[tab][/tab]Stuart Pearson made his 100th competitive appearance in the match against Norwich City
1985[tab][/tab]Nicky Wood made his first team debut coming on as a sub in the match against Notts County
1985[tab][/tab]Aidan Murphy made his first team debut starting the match against Notts County
1985[tab][/tab]Paul McGuinness made his first team debut coming on as a sub in the match against Notts County
1985[tab][/tab]Ian Bowyer guest player in the match vs Notts County
1991[tab][/tab]Paul Ince made his 100th competitive appearance in the match against Atletico de Madrid
1999[tab][/tab]Ole Solskjaer made his 100th English League appearance in the match against Tottenham Hotspur
2001[tab][/tab]Ruud van Nistelrooy missed a penalty in the match vs Olympiakos Piraeus
2002[tab][/tab]Kieran Richardson made his first team debut coming on as a sub in the match against Olympiakos Piraeus



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Re: October 23rd

Sat Oct 26, 2013 5:43 am

Wasn't that game vs Olympiakos at home one of the fewer occasions when we didn't play at home in our home kit?


“Bill, how would you like to be manager of the best team in the country?”
And Shankly said: “Why? Is Matt Busby packing it in?”

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