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Match detail: Manchester United v Chelsea - 01/01/1957

Match detail: Manchester United v Chelsea

Match Date: Tuesday, 1st Jan 1957 at 14:15
Competition: League - Football League Division 1
Opponent: Manchester United
Venue: Old Trafford
Attendance: 42,116
Half Time: 2 - 0
Result: Lost 3 - 0
Referee: J G Williams (Woodthorpe)

Debut: Derek Gibbs, John Sillett

Team:

Frank Blunstone
Peter Brabrook
Derek Gibbs
Bill Livingstone
Reg Matthews (GK)
John Mortimore
Tony Nicholas
Derek Saunders
Peter Sillett (C)
John Sillett
Ron Tindall

Chelsea Goal Scorers:

None

Manchester United Goal Scorers:

Tommy Taylor (18)
Billy Whelan (44)
Tommy Taylor (49)





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