Manchester United v Grimsby Town, 31 August 1946

Score2-1 to Manchester United
CompetitionLeague Division One
VenueMaine Road
Attendance41,025
William McGlen made his debut after moving from Blyth Spartans in January Charles Mitten made his debut after joining from junior football. Jimmy Delaney made his debut after moving from Celtic in February.

Goals:

Jack Rowley G
Charlie Mitten G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Jack Crompton
Full back Johnny Carey
Centre half Allenby Chilton
Wing half Henry Cockburn
Wing half Billy McGlen
Wing half Jack Warner
Outside Left Charlie Mitten
Centre forward Jack Rowley
Winger Jimmy Delaney
Inside forward Johnny Hanlon
Inside Forward Stan Pearson

Starting lineup: