Manchester United v Derby County, 21 August 1948

Score2-1 to Derby County
CompetitionLeague Division One
VenueMaine Road
Attendance52,922
Cyril Thompson made his debut after moving from Southend United (amateur) in July.

Goals:

Stan Pearson G

Goals:

Frank Broome G
Reg Harrison G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Jack Crompton
Full back John Aston
Full back Johnny Carey
Centre half Allenby Chilton
Wing half John Anderson
Wing half Henry Cockburn
Outside Left Charlie Mitten
Centre forward Jack Rowley
Winger Jimmy Delaney
Inside forward Johnny Morris
Inside Forward Stan Pearson

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Bill Townsend
Full back Jack Howe
Full back Bert Mozley
Centre half Leon Leuty
Wing half Walter Musson
Wing half Timothy Ward
Outside right Reg Harrison
Centre forward Frank Broome
Centre forward Jack Stamps
Centre forward Cyril Thompson
Winger Billy Steel