Manchester United 1920-21

The 1920–21 season was Manchester United’s 25th season in the Football League and 10th in the First Division.

First Division

DateOpponentsH / AResult
F–A
ScorersAttendance
28 August 1920Bolton WanderersH2–3Hopkin, Meehan50,000
30 August 1920ArsenalA0–240,000
4 September 1920Bolton WanderersA1–1Sapsford35,000
6 September 1920ArsenalH1–1Spence45,000
11 September 1920ChelseaH3–1Meehan (2), Leonard40,000
18 September 1920ChelseaA2–1Leonard (2)35,000
25 September 1920Tottenham HotspurH0–150,000
2 October 1920Tottenham HotspurA1–4Spence45,000
9 October 1920Oldham AthleticH4–1Sapsford (2), Meehan, Miller50,000
16 October 1920Oldham AthleticA2–2Spence, own goal20,000
23 October 1920Preston North EndH1–0Miller42,000
30 October 1920Preston North EndA0–025,000
6 November 1920Sheffield UnitedH2–1Leonard (2)30,000
13 November 1920Sheffield UnitedA0–018,000
20 November 1920Manchester CityH1–1Miller63,000
27 November 1920Manchester CityA0–335,000
4 December 1920Bradford Park AvenueH5–1Miller (2), Myerscough (2), Partridge25,000
11 December 1920Bradford Park AvenueA4–2Myerscough (2), Miller, Partridge10,000
18 December 1920Newcastle UnitedH2–0Hopkin, Miller40,000
25 December 1920Aston VillaA4–3Grimwood (2), Harrison, Partridge38,000
27 December 1920Aston VillaH1–3Harrison70,504
1 January 1921Newcastle UnitedA3–6Hopkin, Partridge, Silcock40,000
15 January 1921West Bromwich AlbionH1–4Partridge30,000
22 January 1921West Bromwich AlbionA2–0Myerscough, Partridge30,000
5 February 1921LiverpoolH1–1Grimwood30,000
9 February 1921LiverpoolA0–235,000
12 February 1921EvertonH1–2Meredith30,000
26 February 1921SunderlandH3–0Harrison, Hilditch, Robinson40,000
5 March 1921SunderlandA3–2Sapsford (2), Goodwin25,000
9 March 1921EvertonA0–238,000
12 March 1921Bradford CityH1–1Robinson30,000
19 March 1921Bradford CityA1–1Sapsford25,000
25 March 1921BurnleyA0–120,000
26 March 1921Huddersfield TownA2–5Harris, Partridge17,000
28 March 1921BurnleyH0–328,000
2 April 1921Huddersfield TownH2–0Bissett30,000
9 April 1921MiddlesbroughA4–2Spence (2), Bissett, Grimwood15,000
16 April 1921MiddlesbroughH0–125,000
23 April 1921Blackburn RoversA0–218,000
30 April 1921Blackburn RoversH0–120,000
2 May 1921Derby CountyA1–1Bissett8,000
7 May 1921Derby CountyH3–0Spence (2), Sapsford10,000
PosClubPldWDLGFGAGDPts
12Sunderland421413155760−341
13Manchester United421510176468–440
14West Bromwich Albion421314155458−440

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

FA Cup

DateRoundOpponentsH / AResult
F–A
ScorersAttendance
8 January 1921First roundLiverpoolA1–1Miller40,000
12 January 1921First round
Replay
LiverpoolH1–2Partridge30,000