Portsmouth v Manchester United, 27 December 1947

Score3-1 to Manchester United
CompetitionLeague Division One
VenueFratton Park
Attendance27,674

Goals:

Goals:

Jimmy Delaney G
Johnny Morris G
Johnny Morris G

Starting lineup:

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