Manchester United 1924-25

The 1924–25 season was Manchester United’s 29th season in the Football League.
At the end of the season, United finished second and were promoted back to the First Division as runners-up after three seasons in the Second Division.

Second Division

DateOpponentsH / AResult
F – A
ScorersAttendance
30 August 1924Leicester CityH1 – 0Goldthorpe21,250
1 September 1924Stockport CountyA1 – 2Lochhead12,500
6 September 1924StokeA0 – 015,250
8 September 1924BarnsleyH1 – 0Henderson9,500
13 September 1924Coventry CityH5 – 1Henderson (2), Lochhead, McPherson, Spence12,000
20 September 1924Oldham AthleticA3 – 0Henderson (3)14,500
27 September 1924The WednesdayH2 – 0McPherson, Smith29,500
4 October 1924Clapton OrientA1 – 0Lochhead15,000
11 October 1924Crystal PalaceH1 – 0Lochhead27,750
18 October 1924SouthamptonA2 – 0Lochhead (2)10,000
25 October 1924Wolverhampton WanderersA0 – 017,500
1 November 1924FulhamH2 – 0Henderson, Lochhead24,000
8 November 1924PortsmouthA1 – 1Smith19,500
15 November 1924Hull CityH2 – 0Hanson, McPherson29,750
22 November 1924BlackpoolA1 – 1Hanson9,500
29 November 1924Derby CountyH1 – 1Hanson59,500
6 December 1924South ShieldsA2 – 1Henderson, McPherson6,500
13 December 1924Bradford CityH3 – 0Henderson (2), McPherson18,250
20 December 1924Port ValeA1 – 2Lochhead11,000
25 December 1924MiddlesbroughA1 – 1Henderson18,500
26 December 1924MiddlesbroughH2 – 0Henderson, Smith44,500
27 December 1924Leicester CityA0 – 318,250
1 January 1925ChelseaH1 – 0Grimwood30,500
3 January 1925StokeH2 – 0Henderson (2)24,500
17 January 1925Coventry CityA0 – 19,000
24 January 1925Oldham AthleticH0 – 120,000
7 February 1925Clapton OrientH4 – 2Kennedy (2), McPherson, Pape18,250
14 February 1925Crystal PalaceA1 – 2Lochhead11,250
23 February 1925The WednesdayA1 – 1Pape3,000
28 February 1925Wolverhampton WanderersH3 – 0Spence (2), Kennedy21,250
7 March 1925FulhamA0 – 116,000
14 March 1925PortsmouthH2 – 0Lochhead, Spence22,000
21 March 1925Hull CityA1 – 0Lochhead6,250
28 March 1925BlackpoolH0 – 026,250
4 April 1925Derby CountyA0 – 124,000
10 April 1925Stockport CountyH2 – 0Pape (2)43,500
11 April 1925South ShieldsH1 – 0Lochhead24,000
13 April 1925ChelseaA0 – 016,500
18 April 1925Bradford CityA1 – 0Smith13,250
22 April 1925SouthamptonH1 – 1Pape26,500
25 April 1925Port ValeH4 – 0Lochhead, McPherson, Smith, Spence33,500
2 May 1925BarnsleyA0 – 011,250
PosClubPldWDLGFGAGDPts
1Leicester City42261179032+5859
2Manchester United42231185723+3457
3Derby County42221197136+3555

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
10 January 1925First RoundThe WednesdayA0 – 235,079