Manchester United v Swindon Town, 23 October 1996

Score2-1 to Manchester United
CompetitionLeague Cup 3rd round
VenueOld Trafford
Attendance49,305
Michael Appleton made his debut after joining as a trainee.

Goals:

Karel Poborsky 19 G
Paul Scholes 72 G

Goals:

Peter Thorne 52 G

Starting lineup:

Defender/Right back Gary Neville
Defender Chris Casper
Defender/Centre back David May
Defender/Midfielder Phil Neville
Midfielder Michael Appleton
Midfielder Roy Keane
Midfielder Brian McClair
Midfielder Karel Poborsky
Midfielder Paul Scholes
Forward Ben Thornley

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Frank Talia
Defender Ian Culverhouse
Defender Frederick Darras
Defender Gary Elkins
Defender Mark Robinson
Defender Mark Seagraves
Midfielder Kevin Horlock
Midfielder Scott Leitch
Forward Wayne Allison
Forward Peter Thorne
Forward Mark Walters

Substitutions:

Simon Davies for Michael Appleton

Substitutions:

Steve Cowe for Peter Thorne 0

On the bench:

Midfielder Simon Davies

On the bench:

Forward Steve Cowe