1909–10 Manchester United F.C. season

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Manchester United
1909–10 season
Chairman John Henry Davies
Manager Ernest Mangnall
First Division 5th
FA Cup First Round
Top goalscorer League:
George Wall (14)
All:
George Wall (14)
Highest home attendance 50,000 vs Bristol City (25 March 1910)
Lowest home attendance 5,500 vs Everton (6 April 1910)
Average home league attendance 19,447
Home colours
Away colours

The 1909–10 season was Manchester United's 18th season in the Football League and third in the First Division.[1]

In February 1910, the club moved from their old ground at Bank Street to a new home at Old Trafford. The first game played at the new stadium was a First Division fixture against Liverpool on 19 February 1910; the visitors won the match 4–3.

First Division[edit]

Date Opponents H / A Result
F – A
Scorers Attendance
1 September 1909 Bradford City H 1 – 0 Wall 12,000
4 September 1909 Bury H 2 – 0 J. Turnbull (2) 12,000
6 September 1909 Notts County H 2 – 1 J. Turnbull, Wall 6,000
11 September 1909 Tottenham Hotspur A 2 – 2 J. Turnbull, Wall 40,000
18 September 1909 Preston North End H 1 – 1 Roberts 13,000
25 September 1909 Notts County A 2 – 3 S. Turnbull (2) 11,000
2 October 1909 Newcastle United H 1 – 1 Wall 30,000
9 October 1909 Liverpool A 2 – 3 S. Turnbull (2) 40,000
16 October 1909 Aston Villa H 2 – 0 Halse, S. Turnbull 20,000
23 October 1909 Sheffield United A 1 – 0 S. Turnbull 30,000
30 October 1909 Arsenal H 1 – 0 Wall 20,000
6 November 1909 Bolton Wanderers A 3 – 2 Homer (2), Halse 20,000
13 November 1909 Chelsea H 2 – 0 S. Turnbull, Wall 10,000
20 November 1909 Blackburn Rovers A 2 – 3 Homer (2) 40,000
27 November 1909 Nottingham Forest H 2 – 6 Halse, Wall 12,000
4 December 1909 Sunderland A 0 – 3 12,000
18 December 1909 Middlesbrough A 2 – 1 Homer, S. Turnbull 10,000
25 December 1909 Sheffield Wednesday H 0 – 3 25,000
27 December 1909 Sheffield Wednesday A 1 – 4 Wall 37,000
1 January 1910 Bradford City A 2 – 0 S. Turnbull, Wall 25,000
8 January 1910 Bury A 1 – 1 Homer 10,000
22 January 1910 Tottenham Hotspur H 5 – 0 Roberts (2), Connor, Hooper, Meredith 7,000
5 February 1910 Preston North End A 0 – 1 4,000
12 February 1910 Newcastle United A 4 – 3 S. Turnbull (2), Blott, Roberts 20,000
19 February 1910 Liverpool H 3 – 4 Homer, S. Turnbull, Wall 45,000
26 February 1910 Aston Villa A 1 – 7 Meredith 20,000
5 March 1910 Sheffield United H 1 – 0 Picken 40,000
12 March 1910 Arsenal A 0 – 0 4,000
19 March 1910 Bolton Wanderers H 5 – 0 Halse, Meredith, Picken, J. Turnbull, Wall 20,000
25 March 1910 Bristol City H 2 – 1 Picken, J. Turnbull 50,000
26 March 1910 Chelsea A 1 – 1 J. Turnbull 25,000
28 March 1910 Bristol City A 1 – 2 Meredith 18,000
2 April 1910 Blackburn Rovers H 2 – 0 Halse (2) 20,000
6 April 1910 Everton H 3 – 2 J. Turnbull (2), Meredith 5,500
9 April 1910 Nottingham Forest A 0 – 2 7,000
16 April 1910 Sunderland H 2 – 0 S. Turnbull, Wall 12,000
23 April 1910 Everton A 3 – 3 Homer, S. Turnbull, Wall 10,000
30 April 1910 Middlesbrough H 4 – 1 Picken (4) 10,000
Pos Club Pld W D L GF GA Pts
4 Newcastle United 38 19 7 12 70 56 45
5 Manchester United 38 19 7 12 69 61 45
6 Sheffield United 38 16 10 12 62 41 42

Pld = Matches played; W = Matches won; D = Matches drawn; L = Matches lost; GF = Goals for; GA = Goals against; Pts = Points

FA Cup[edit]

Date Round Opponents H / A Result
F – A
Scorers Attendance
15 January 1910 First Round Burnley A 0 – 2 16,628

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Manchester United Season 1909/10". StretfordEnd.co.uk. Retrieved 19 April 2009.