Manchester United v Arsenal, 28 September 1946

Score5-2 to Manchester United
CompetitionLeague Division One
VenueMaine Road
Attendance62,905
Cliff Bastin made his final appearance.

Goals:

Johnny Hanlon G
Johnny Hanlon G
Jack Rowley G
Jack Rowley G
Billy Wrigglesworth G

Goals:

Reg Lewis G
Ian McPherson G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Jack Crompton
Full back John Aston
Full back Joe Walton
Centre half Allenby Chilton
Wing half Billy McGlen
Wing half Jack Warner
Outside Left Billy Wrigglesworth
Centre forward Jack Rowley
Winger Jimmy Delaney
Inside forward Johnny Hanlon
Inside Forward Stan Pearson

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper George Swindin
Full back George Male
Centre half Les Compton
Centre half Bernard Joy
Wing half David Nelson
Wing half Paddy Sloan
Outside Left Cliff Bastin
Centre forward Reg Lewis
Winger Ian McPherson
Inside forward Jimmy Logie
Inside forward Bryn Jones