Manchester United 1921-22

The 1921–22 season was Manchester United’s 26th season in the Football League and 11th in the First Division.
At the end of the season, United finished last in the league and were relegated to the Second Division, where they had not played since 1906.

First Division

DateOpponentsH/AResult
F–A
ScorersAttendance
27 August 1921EvertonA0–530,000
29 August 1921West Bromwich AlbionH2–3Partridge, Robinson20,000
3 September 1921EvertonH2–1Harrison, Spence25,000
7 September 1921West Bromwich AlbionA0–015,000
10 September 1921ChelseaA0–035,000
17 September 1921ChelseaH0–028,000
24 September 1921Preston North EndA2–3Lochhead, Partridge25,000
1 October 1921Preston North EndH1–1Spence30,000
8 October 1921Tottenham HotspurA2–2Sapsford, Spence35,000
15 October 1921Tottenham HotspurH2–1Sapsford, Spence30,000
22 October 1921Manchester CityA1–4Spence24,000
29 October 1921Manchester CityH3–1Spence (3)56,000
5 November 1921MiddlesbroughH3–5Lochhead, Sapsford, Spence30,000
12 November 1921MiddlesbroughA0–218,000
19 November 1921Aston VillaA1–3Spence30,000
26 November 1921Aston VillaH1–0Henderson33,000
3 December 1921Bradford CityA1–2Spence15,000
10 December 1921Bradford CityH1–1Henderson9,000
17 December 1921LiverpoolA1–2Sapsford40,000
24 December 1921LiverpoolH0–030,000
26 December 1921BurnleyH0–115,000
27 December 1921BurnleyA2–4Lochhead, Sapsford10,000
31 December 1921Newcastle UnitedA0–320,000
2 January 1922Sheffield UnitedA0–318,000
14 January 1922Newcastle UnitedH0–120,000
21 January 1922SunderlandA1–2Sapsford10,000
28 January 1922SunderlandH3–1Lochhead, Sapsford, Spence18,000
11 February 1922Huddersfield TownH1–1Spence30,000
18 February 1922BirminghamA1–0Spence20,000
25 February 1922BirminghamH1–1Sapsford35,000
27 February 1922Huddersfield TownA1–1Sapsford30,000
11 March 1922ArsenalH1–0Spence30,000
18 March 1922Blackburn RoversH0–130,000
25 March 1922Blackburn RoversA0–315,000
1 April 1922Bolton WanderersH0–128,000
5 April 1922ArsenalA1–3Lochhead25,000
8 April 1922Bolton WanderersA0–128,000
15 April 1922Oldham AthleticH0–330,000
17 April 1922Sheffield UnitedH3–2Harrison, Lochhead, Partridge28,000
22 April 1922Oldham AthleticA1–1Lochhead30,000
29 April 1922Cardiff CityH1–1Partridge18,000
6 May 1922Cardiff CityA1–3Lochhead16,000
PosClubPldWDLGFGAGDPts
20Everton421212185755+236
21Bradford City421110214872–2432
22Manchester United42812224173–3228

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
7 January 1922Round 3Cardiff CityH1–4Sapsford25,726