Manchester United v Aston Villa, 24 February 1979

Score1-1
CompetitionLeague Division One
VenueOld Trafford
Attendance44,437
Joe Ward made his debut after moving from Clyde in December 1978.

Goals:

Jimmy Greenhoff G

Goals:

Kenny Swain G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Gary Bailey
Defender Martin Buchan
Defender/Centre back Gordon McQueen
Defender/Midfielder Brian Greenhoff
Defender/Left back Arthur Albiston
Midfielder Steve Coppell
Midfielder Mickey Thomas
Midfielder/Forward Sammy McIlroy
Forward Jimmy Greenhoff
Forward Lou Macari
Forward Andy Ritchie

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Jimmy Rimmer
Right back John Gidman
Defender/Right back Kenny Swain
Defender Allan Evans
Defender Gary Williams
Midfielder Gordon Cowans
Midfielder Tommy Craig
Midfielder John Gregory
Midfielder Dennis Mortimer
Midfielder Gary Shelton
Forward Joe Ward

Substitutions:

Jimmy Nicholl for Lou Macari

Substitutions:

On the bench:

Defender Jimmy Nicholl

On the bench: