Manchester United v Newcastle United, 21 September 1968

Score3-1 to Manchester United
CompetitionLeague Division One
VenueOld Trafford
Attendance47,262
Alan Duffy made his debut after joining as an apprentice.

Goals:

Denis Law G
George Best G
George Best G

Goals:

Tommy Gibb G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Alex Stepney
Defender/Forward David Sadler
Defender/Midfielder Francis Burns
Defender/Left back Tony Dunne
Midfielder Paddy Crerand
Midfielder Willie Morgan
Midfielder Nobby Stiles
Wing half John Fitzpatrick
Midfielder/Forward George Best
Midfielder/Forward Bobby Charlton
Forward Denis Law

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Willie McFaul
Defender David Craig
Defender/Midfielder/Forward Ollie Burton
Defender/Left back Ron Guthrie
Midfielder Dave Elliott
Midfielder Tommy Gibb
Midfielder Jackie Sinclair
Midfielder/Forward Jim Scott
Outside Left Geoff Allen
Forward Alan Duffy
Forward Bryan Robson

Substitutions:

Brian Kidd for Paddy Crerand

Substitutions:

Jim Iley for Jackie Sinclair

On the bench:

Forward Brian Kidd

On the bench:

Wing half Jim Iley