Preston North End v Manchester United, 27 September 1947

Score2-1 to Preston North End
CompetitionLeague Division One
Attendance34,372
Joe Dale made his debut after moving from Witton Albion in June.

Goals:

Goals:

Johnny Morris G

Starting lineup:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Jack Crompton
Full back John Aston
Centre half Allenby Chilton
Wing half Henry Cockburn
Wing half Billy McGlen
Wing half Jack Warner
Outside right Joe Dale
Centre forward Jack Rowley
Inside forward Johnny Hanlon
Inside forward Johnny Morris
Inside Forward Stan Pearson