Manchester United v Chelsea, 18 September 1946

Score1-1
CompetitionLeague Division One
VenueMaine Road
Attendance30,275
Johnny Aston made his debut after moving from Mujacs FC in January 1938.

Goals:

Allenby Chilton G

Goals:

Alex Machin G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Jack Crompton
Full back Johnny Carey
Full back John Aston
Centre half Allenby Chilton
Wing half Jack Warner
Wing half Henry Cockburn
Outside Left Charlie Mitten
Winger Jimmy Delaney
Inside forward Johnny Hanlon
Inside Forward Stan Pearson
Wing Half/ Defender Herbert Whalley

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Bill Robertson
Right back Alex White
Defender John Harris
Full back Danny Winter
Left half Sid Foss
Wing half Alex Machin
Outside right Dick Spence
Winger Len Dolding
Inside forward Reg Williams
Inside forward Tommy Walker
Inside left Leonard Goulden