Recap the latest Man Utd transfer news, rumours and the … However, a run of seven successive league defeats after the turn of 1972 dragged them down the table. On 12 August 1967, United and Tottenham Hotspur kicked off the season, playing for the 1967 FA Charity Shield at Old Trafford. Manchester United news and transfers RECAP Man Utd vs West Brom friendly score and Jadon Sancho latest. When Anfield was Manchester United's home ground", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=1971–72_Manchester_United_F.C._season&oldid=977591143, Articles with unsourced statements from October 2020, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 9 September 2020, at 19:27. The 1967–68 season was one of the most successful seasons in Manchester United's history, as the team beat Benfica 4–1 in the final of the 1967–68 European Cup to become the first English team to win the competition. Sir Matt Busby had returned to the role of manager until the end of the season before returning to his role of director. You can watch Manchester United vs. West Bromwich Albion live stream online if you are registered member of U-TV, the leading online betting company that has streaming coverage for more than 140.000 live sports events with live betting during the year. West Bromwich Albion vs Manchester United. The team was led by manager Matt Busby. The 1967–68 season was one of the most successful seasons in Manchester United's history, ... West Bromwich Albion: A 3–6 Law (2), Kidd: 43,412 1st 4 May 1968 Newcastle United: H 6–0 Best (3), Kidd (2), Sadler: 59,976 2nd 11 May 1968 Sunderland: H 1–2 Best: 62,963 2nd Pos Team . Manchester United 1967–68 football season, "GOALIE REGISTERS IN SOCCER GAME; Jennings Helps Tottenham Gain 3-3 Deadlock", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=1967–68_Manchester_United_F.C._season&oldid=977591584, Short description is different from Wikidata, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 9 September 2020, at 19:31. Manchester United vs West Bromwich Albion. The 1967–68 season was a breakout year for winger George Best, who led the team with 28 goals in the First Division and 32 goals overall, being voted European Footballer of the Year and FWA Footballer of the Year. You can unsubscribe at any time. Results; Transfers; Video; Sky Bet; On Sky; More ; FT Full Time AET After Extra Time LIVE This is a live match. , O'Farrell's first season as United managed started well, and they were top of the league by Christmas. Four other players scored double-digit goals during the campaign: Bobby Charlton (20), Brian Kidd (17), Denis Law (11), and young winger John Aston, Jr. (10). Manchester United have confirmed the results of today's two friendly games against West Brom. Manchester United took on West Brom in two separate friendlies at Old Trafford on Friday afternoon. Before the beginning of the season, on 8 June 1971, Frank O'Farrell was appointed as United manager, more than five months after Wilf McGuinness had been sacked. Away colours. Bruno Fernandes scored a penalty as the Red Devils lost the opening friendly 2-1 and secured a 3-1 victory in the second, and a handful of players for both sides featured in both 90 minute matches. The match finished at 3–3, which meant that the two clubs shared the Shield, each holding it for six months. ET Extra Time HT Half Time. 23,146 vs West Bromwich Albion (23 August 1971) Average home league attendance: 47,177 : Home colours. The Red Devils were due to play Stoke in a behind-closed-doors friend… MANCHESTER UNITED will play West Brom twice on Friday as they continue their preparations to play Tottenham the following week.  In a pre-season competition United participated in the Watney Cup, which was contested by the teams that had scored the most goals in each of the four divisions of the Football League the previous season who had not been promoted or admitted to one of the European competitions..