Manchester United 1935-36

The 1935–36 season was Manchester United’s 40th season in the Football League.
At the end of the season, United finished champions and were promoted back to the First Division after five years away.

Second Division

DateOpponentsH / AResult
F – A
ScorersAttendance
31 August 1935Plymouth ArgyleA1 – 3Bamford22,366
4 September 1935Charlton AthleticH3 – 0Bamford, Cape, Chester21,211
7 September 1935Bradford CityH3 – 1Bamford (2), Mutch30,754
9 September 1935Charlton AthleticA0 – 013,178
14 September 1935Newcastle UnitedA2 – 0Bamford, Rowley28,520
18 September 1935Hull CityH2 – 0Bamford (2)15,739
21 September 1935Tottenham HotspurH0 – 034,718
28 September 1935SouthamptonA1 – 2Rowley17,678
5 October 1935Port ValeA3 – 0Mutch (2), Bamford9,703
12 October 1935FulhamH1 – 0Rowley22,723
19 October 1935Sheffield UnitedH3 – 1Cape, Mutch, Rowley18,636
26 October 1935Bradford Park AvenueA0 – 112,216
2 November 1935Leicester CityH0 – 139,074
9 November 1935Swansea TownA1 – 2Bamford9,731
16 November 1935West Ham UnitedH2 – 3Rowley (2)24,440
23 November 1935Norwich CityA5 – 3Rowley (3), Manley (2)17,266
30 November 1935Doncaster RoversH0 – 023,569
7 December 1935BlackpoolA1 – 4Mutch13,218
14 December 1935Nottingham ForestH5 – 0Bamford (2), Manley, Mutch, Rowley15,284
26 December 1935BarnsleyH1 – 1Mutch20,993
28 December 1935Plymouth ArgyleH3 – 2Mutch (2), Manley20,894
1 January 1936BarnsleyA3 – 0Gardner, Manley, Mutch20,957
4 January 1936Bradford CityA0 – 111,286
18 January 1936Newcastle UnitedH3 – 1Mutch (2), Rowley22,968
1 February 1936SouthamptonH4 – 0Mutch (2), Bryant, own goal23,205
5 February 1936Tottenham HotspurA0 – 020,085
8 February 1936Port ValeH7 – 2Manley (4), Rowley (2), Mutch22,265
22 February 1936Sheffield UnitedA1 – 1Manley25,852
29 February 1936BlackpoolH3 – 2Bryant, Manley, Mutch18,423
7 March 1936West Ham UnitedA2 – 1Bryant, Mutch29,684
14 March 1936Swansea TownH3 – 0Manley, Mutch, Rowley27,580
21 March 1936Leicester CityA1 – 1Bryant18,200
28 March 1936Norwich CityH2 – 1Rowley (2)31,596
1 April 1936FulhamA2 – 2Bryant, Griffiths11,137
4 April 1936Doncaster RoversA0 – 013,474
10 April 1936BurnleyA2 – 2Bamford (2)27,245
11 April 1936Bradford Park AvenueH4 – 0Mutch (2), Bamford, Bryant33,517
13 April 1936BurnleyH4 – 0Bryant (2), Rowley (2)39,855
18 April 1936Nottingham ForestA1 – 1Bamford12,156
25 April 1936BuryH2 – 1Lang, Rowley35,027
29 April 1936BuryA3 – 2Manley (2), Mutch31,562
2 May 1936Hull CityA1 – 1Bamford4,540
PosClubPldWDLGFGAGDPts
1Manchester United42221288543+4256
2Charlton Athletic42221198558+2755
3Sheffield United422012107950+2952

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
11 January 1936Round 3ReadingA3 – 1Mutch (2), Manley25,844
25 January 1936Round 4Stoke CityA0 – 032,286
29 January 1936Round 4
Replay
Stoke CityH0 – 234,440