The 1912–13 season was Manchester United’s 21st season in the Football League and sixth in the First Division.

First Division

Date Opponents H / A Result
F – A
Scorers Attendance
2 September 1912 Woolwich Arsenal A 0 – 0 11,000
7 September 1912 Manchester City H 0 – 1 40,000
14 September 1912 West Bromwich Albion A 2 – 1 Livingstone, Turnbull 25,000
21 September 1912 Everton H 2 – 0 West (2) 40,000
28 September 1912 The Wednesday A 3 – 3 West, Turnbull 30,000
5 October 1912 Blackburn Rovers H 1 – 1 Wall 45,000
12 October 1912 Derby County A 1 – 2 Turnbull 15,000
19 October 1912 Tottenham Hotspur H 2 – 0 Turnbull, West 12,000
26 October 1912 Middlesbrough A 2 – 3 Nuttall (2) 10,000
2 November 1912 Notts County H 2 – 1 Anderson, Meredith 12,000
9 November 1912 Sunderland A 1 – 3 West 20,000
16 November 1912 Aston Villa A 2 – 4 Wall, West 20,000
23 November 1912 Liverpool H 3 – 1 Anderson (2), Wall 8,000
30 November 1912 Bolton Wanderers A 1 – 2 Wall 25,000
7 December 1912 Sheffield United H 4 – 0 Anderson, Turnbull, Wall, West 12,000
14 December 1912 Newcastle United A 3 – 1 West (3) 20,000
21 December 1912 Oldham Athletic H 0 – 0 30,000
25 December 1912 Chelsea A 4 – 1 West (2), Anderson, Whalley 33,000
26 December 1912 Chelsea H 4 – 2 Turnbull (2), Anderson, Wall 20,000
28 December 1912 Manchester City A 2 – 0 West (2) 38,000
1 January 1913 Bradford City H 2 – 0 Anderson (2) 30,000
4 January 1913 West Bromwich Albion H 1 – 1 Roberts 25,000
18 January 1913 Everton A 1 – 4 Hamill 20,000
25 January 1913 The Wednesday H 2 – 0 West, Whalley 45,000
8 February 1913 Blackburn Rovers A 0 – 0 38,000
15 February 1913 Derby County H 4 – 0 West (2), Anderson, Turnbull 30,000
1 March 1913 Middlesbrough H 2 – 3 Meredith, Whalley 15,000
8 March 1913 Notts County A 2 – 1 Anderson, Turnbull 10,000
15 March 1913 Sunderland H 1 – 3 Sheldon 15,000
21 March 1913 Woolwich Arsenal H 2 – 0 Anderson, Whalley 20,000
22 March 1913 Aston Villa H 4 – 0 Stacey, Turnbull, Wall, West 30,000
25 March 1913 Bradford City A 0 – 1 25,000
29 March 1913 Liverpool A 2 – 0 Wall, West 12,000
31 March 1913 Tottenham Hotspur A 1 – 1 Blott 12,000
5 April 1913 Bolton Wanderers H 2 – 1 Anderson, Wall 30,000
12 April 1913 Sheffield United A 1 – 2 Wall 12,000
19 April 1913 Newcastle United H 3 – 0 Hunter (2), West 10,000
26 April 1913 Oldham Athletic A 0 – 0 3,000
Pos Club Pld W D L GF GA Pts
3 The Wednesday 38 21 7 10 75 55 49
4 Manchester United 38 19 8 11 69 43 46
5 Blackburn Rovers 38 16 13 9 79 43 45

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

FA Cup

Date Round Opponents H / A Result
F – A
Scorers Attendance
11 January 1913 First Round Coventry City H 1 – 1 Wall 11,500
16 January 1913 First Round
Replay
Coventry City A 2 – 1 Anderson, Roberts 20,042
1 February 1913 Second Round Plymouth Argyle A 2 – 0 Anderson, Wall 21,700
22 February 1913 Third Round Oldham Athletic A 0 – 0 26,932
26 February 1913 Third Round
Replay
Oldham Athletic H 1 – 2 West 31,180