Manchester United v Coventry City, 27 December 1971

Score2-2
CompetitionLeague Division One
VenueOld Trafford
Attendance52,117
Ron Healey made his debut after moving from Manchester City on loan this month.

Goals:

Denis Law G
Steve James G

Goals:

Willie Carr G
Quintin Young G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Alex Stepney
Defender Steve James
Defender/Forward David Sadler
Defender/Midfielder Francis Burns
Defender/Left back Tony Dunne
Midfielder Willie Morgan
Midfielder/Forward George Best
Midfielder/Forward Bobby Charlton
Midfielder/Forward Alan Gowling
Forward Brian Kidd
Forward Denis Law

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Ron Healey
Defender Bobby Parker
Central defender Jeff Blockley
Full back Wilf Smith
Left back Chris Cattlin
Midfielder Willie Carr
Midfielder Ernie Machin
Forward Chris Chilton
Forward Billy Rafferty
Forward/Midfielder Ian St John
Winger Quintin Young

Substitutions:

Sammy McIlroy for Steve James

Substitutions:

Dennis Mortimer for Ernie Machin

On the bench:

Midfielder/Forward Sammy McIlroy

On the bench:

Midfielder Dennis Mortimer