Jimmy Greenhoff

Date of birth19 June 1946
Place of birthBarnsley
NationalityEnglish
PositionForward

Brian's elder brother, Jimmy arrived at Old Trafford late in his career. A superbly skilled support striker, quick feet and laser brain. One of United's best ever signings. Regrettably serious injuries curtailed a short but unforgettable United career. FA Cup winner(1977) credited with the winning goal against Liverpool, denying them the treble.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Leeds United 01 Aug 1963 01 Aug 1968
Birmingham City 01 Aug 1968 01 Aug 1969
Stoke City 01 Aug 1969 01 Nov 1976
Manchester United 01 Nov 1976 01 Dec 1980
Crewe Alexandra 01 Dec 1980 01 Aug 1981
Port Vale 01 Aug 1981 01 Mar 1983

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1970-71 Stoke City FA Cup 1
1975-76 Football League Inter League 1
1976-77 Manchester United FA Cup 7
4
1976-77 Manchester United League Division One 27
8
1977-78 Manchester United FA Charity Shield 1
1977-78 Manchester United FA Cup 3
1
1977-78 Manchester United League Division One 23
1
6
1977-78 Manchester United UEFA European Cup Winners Cup 1
1978-79 Manchester United FA Cup 9
5
1978-79 Manchester United League Cup 2
1
1978-79 Manchester United League Division One 33
11
1979-80 Manchester United League Division One 4
1
1
1980-81 Manchester United League Cup 2
1980-81 Manchester United League Division One 8
1
1980-81 Manchester United UEFA Cup 1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
07 May 1971 Everton v Stoke City W 2-3 FA Cup 3rd place play-off
04 Mar 1972 Chelsea v Stoke City W 1-2 League Cup Final
05 Aug 1972 Birmingham City v Stoke City L 0-0 (3-4) FA Cup 3rd place play-off


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1968-69 England B v Under-23 1
1968-69 England Under-23 2
1
1975-76 England Bi-Centenary 1
1975-76 England UEFA Under-23 1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
02 Oct 1968 Wales v England W 1-3 Under-23
13 Nov 1968 England v Netherlands D 2-2 U23
25 May 1969 Belgium v England W 0-1 B v U23
10 Mar 1976 Hungary v England L 3-0 UEFA U23 Quarter-final
31 May 1976 TEAM AMERICA v England W 1-3 BI-CENT UNOFFICIAL


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.