Aston Villa v Manchester United, 13 October 1951

Score5-2 to Manchester United
CompetitionLeague Division One
VenueVilla Park
Attendance47,765
Joseph Rutherford made his final appearance.

Goals:

Billy Goffin G
Herbert Smith G

Goals:

Ernie Bond G
Stan Pearson G
Stan Pearson G
Jack Rowley G
Jack Rowley G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Joe Rutherford
Full back Peter Aldis
Full back Harry Parkes
Right half Larry Canning
Centre half Frank Moss
Midfielder Danny Blanchflower
Outside right Herbert Smith
Winger Billy Goffin
Inside forward Johnny Dixon
Inside forward Tommy Thompson
Left Back/Wing Half/Forward Dickie Dorsett

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Reg Allen
Full back Tommy McNulty
Full back Billy Redman
Centre half Allenby Chilton
Wing half Henry Cockburn
Wing half Don Gibson
Outside Left Ernie Bond
Outside right Johnny Berry
Centre forward Jack Rowley
Inside forward Johnny Downie
Inside Forward Stan Pearson