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Addendum to the published volumes

Though we have taken great care to check the accuracy of all the information in each of the Match2Match volumes, occasionally mistakes slip through or new information comes to light after publication. All additions and corrections will be listed here.

Match2Match Volume 1

Volume 1 1st Edition
1967/68

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Chapter Two

Career stats for Bobby Charlton should read 456 appearances and 181 goals.

Chapter Five

Denis Law's stats for the season should include 1 goal scored under 'Other'

Chapter Seven

Attendances at Youth Cup ties:

Round 2 v Huddersfield (h) 4,889

Rund 3 v Blackpool (h) 4,795

Round 4 v Burnley (h) 5,965

Replay v Burnley (a) 5,1216

 

Blue Star Tournament

Qualifying Group Corrected score United 0-1 FC Zürich

 

Final v Wet Ham United.

United goal scored by Sartori

United team in the Final: Connaughton; Millerchip, Kopel; Simmonds, James, Watson; Givens, Sartori, Hall, O’Sullian and Kelly.


Match2Match Volume 2

Volume 2 1st Edition
1968/69

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Chapter Two

Career stats for Bobby Charlton should read 509 appearances and 201 goals.

Career stats for Denis Law should read 254 appearances and 176 goals.

Chapter Three

page 53 missing Burnley scorers: Casper (pen), Murray

page 77 missing Oxford United scorer: Sloan

page 105 missing scorers in League Cup Final: Arsenal - Gould; Swindon - Smart, Rogers 2.

page 127 missing Newcastle United scorer: B Robson 2

Chapter Six

Corrected goalscorers -
v Manchester City (h) 16/8/1968 Givens (pen)
v Sheffield Wednesday (h) 31/8/1968 Givens 2 (1 pen)

 

Missing Reserves team line-up v WBA 8/4/1969: Stepney; Burns, Woods; Murphy, Goodeve, Watson; Daniels, Sartori, Givens, Gowling and Kelly.

Chapter Seven

‘A’ team corrected date Supplementary Cup v Burnley (h) 17/8/1968
Miller came on as substitute for Connaughton, who had fractured his cheek bone. He was replaced in goal by Haroild Pearson.

 

‘A’ team corrected goalscorer v Crewe Alex (h) 7/12/1968 Hall 2 (1 pen)

 

‘A’ team v Everton (h)1/3/1969 - Kelly came in for number 5 Edwards.

 

‘A’ team apps - Mick Kelly 9(1); Ronnie Miller 3(1).

 

‘B’ team corrected line-up v Oldham (h) 28/9/1968 - Tutty played number 6

 

‘B’ team appearance summary - Paul Tutty 14.

 

‘B’ team corrected goalscorer v Bolton (a) 2/11/1968 - Daniels 3, Hall 2 (1 pen)

 

Attendances at Youth Cup ties:

Round 2 v Blackpool (a) 1,073

Replay v Blackpool (h) 4,023

Round 3v Bury (a) 4,137

Round 4 v Blackburn R. (h) 8,483

Round 5 v Everton (h) 8,001

Replay v Everton (a) 2,940

SF 1st leg v WBA (a) 9,200

SF 2nd leg v WBA (h) 11,441

 

Blue Star Tournament Final v Etolie Carouge 2-1 United goal scorers: Greenhoff and unknown.


Match2Match Volume 3

Volume 3 1st Edition
1969/70

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Chapter Two

Career stats for Bobby Charlton should read 557 appearances and 208 goals.

Career stats for Denis Law should read 299 appearances and 206 goals.

Chapter Three

page 83 corrected score: Sheffield Wed 2-3 WHU

page 123 missing attendance England v Bulgaria: 28,056

Chapter Five

Paul Edwards' stats for the season should include 1 Lge sub app and 1 goal scored in the 'League Cup

Chapter Six

Corrected line-ups -
Fairhurst played at number five, not Watson, in the away games against Stoke City on 24/1/1970 and Aston Villa on 31/1/1970.

 

In the Lancashie Cup tie at Bolton on 21/10/1969 Edwards played number 2 (not Brennan) and Murphy was number 4 (not Crerand).

 

In the tie at Great Harwood Brennan was number 2 and Woods number 3 (not Edwards and Brennan). The substiturs in all for Lancashire Cup ties are unknown.

 

The corrected apperances in the Lanacshire Cup are:
Shay Brennan 2; Pat Crerand 1; Barney Daniels 1; Tony Dunne 1; Paul Edwards 1; John Fitzpatrick 1; Don Givens 4; Ken Goodeve 2; Alan Gowling 4; Steve James 2; Mick Kelly 1; Denis Law 2; Willie Morgan 1; Nick Murphy 3; Peter O’Sullivan 1; Jimmy Rimmer 4; Jim Ryan 4; Carlo Sartori 1; Nobby Stiles 1; Willie Watson 3; Peter Woods 4.

Chapter Seven

Attendances at Youth Cup ties:

Rnd 2 v Oldham Ath (a) n/k

Rnd 3 v Everton (a) 4,451

Rnd 4 v Sheff Utd (h) 7,123

Rnd 5 v Rotherham (h) 5,680

Replay v Rotherham (a) 8,633

2nd rep v Rotherham (a) 5,156

SF 1st v Coventry C (a) 2,403

SF 2nd v Coventry C (h) 5,037

 

v Everton Youth Cup 3rd round: T Young played no 7, and unused sub was McMurdo.

 

The ties against Rotherham on March 11th and semi-final 1st leg against Coventry were played in 1970.

 

'B' team summary: opposition own goals - 2


Match2Match Volume 4

Volume 4 1st Edition
1970/71

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Chapter Six

Corrections - Watson played number 2 and Donald number 3 v Blackburn (h) 174/19671 and Coventry (a) which was played on 6/5/1971.
Missing goal scorers: v Sheffield Wednesday (h) 5/12/1970 - Gowling; v Coventry (a) 6/5/1971 - Whelan 2.

Missing Reserves line-ups

v Man City (a) 10/5/1971: Rimmer; O'Neil, Donald; Watson, Fairhurst, Edwards; McIlroy, Ferguson, Whelan, Morgan, E Young. Sub. Greenhoff.

v Everton (a) 29/9/1970 Lancashire Cup: Stepney; Millerchip, Jones; Crerand, Ure, Stiles; McIlroy, Donald, Sartori, Riley and Ferguson.

Chapter Seven

Corrected dates 'A' team: Southport (a) played on 16/1/1971 and Stockport County played on 20/3/1971.

 

Corrected venue 'A' team fixture v Burnley 23/1/1971 Home.

 

‘A’ team line-up v Everton 13/2/1971: Connaughton; O’Neil, Lewis; Greenhoff, Griffiths, Harris; McGovern, T Young, Abbott, E Young and Mortimer.

 

Corrected date 'B' team: Blackburn Rovers (h) played on 16/1/1971.

 

Attendances at Youth Cup ties:

Round 2 v Chester (a) 1,103

Round 3 v Bolton W (h) 1,323

Round 4 v Burnley (a) 2,972

 

Blue Stars Tournament

Corrected score in Final: United lost 4-3 on penalties


Match2Match Volume 5

Volume 5 1st Edition
1962/63

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Chpater One

George Wall died in April 1962

Chapter Three

Page 34 - Johnny Watt made his home début for Blackpool on the right wing not Johnny Stuart.

Page 36 - Barrie Ratcliffe (Blackburn) had not been signed from Chelsea.

Page 112: Moir played 11 not Charlton v WBA (a) 15/12/1962

Chapter Five

League appearances correction: Bobby Charlton 28, Ian Moir 9.

Chapter Seven

‘A’ team summary - FA Youth Cup 4th round v Newcastle: Ikin played in goal not Pearson.

'A' team appearances in Lancashire League: omitted - Dennis Walker 10.

 

'B' team corrected scores:

25/8 v Burnley (a) lost 2-5;

20/4 v Rochdale (a) won 4-1

 

Lancashire League Division Two Supplementary competition Final Table: all team played twelve games not fourteen.

 


Match2Match Volume 6

Volume 6 1st Edition
1963/64

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Chapter One

Jack Mew died on January 16th 1963

Chapter Six

Team line-up correction v Everton 24/3/1964 (Lancashire Cup semi-final): Walker played number 4 not Wardle.

Chapter Seven

‘A’ team corrected line-up v Bolton Wanderers 14/12/1963: Wardle played number 5 and Walker number 6.

 

‘B’ team corrected line-up v Manchester City 29/2/1964: McBride played number 4 not McGregor.

 

Incomplete 'B team v Blackpool (a) 23/11/1963: Curran (1), Marshall (3), Farrar (5), Ryan (8), McEwen (9), Campbell (10)

 

'B' team Appearances: David Campbell 22; Jim Curran 20; David Farrar 18; Bernie Marshall 26; Frank McEwen 24; O'Connor 1; Jim Ryan 14


Match2Match Volume 1 2nd Edition

Volume 1 2nd Edition
1967/68

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None

 


Match2Match Volume 2 2nd Edition

Volume 2 2nd Edition
1968/69

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None

 


Match2Match Volume 3 2nd Edition

Volume 3 2nd Edition
1969/70

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None

 


Match2Match Volume 4 2nd Edition

Volume 4 2nd Edition
1970/71

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Chapter Two

Career stats for Bobby Charlton should read 614 appearances and 222 goals.


Match2Match Volume 5 2nd Edition

Volume 5 2nd Edition
1962/63

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None

 


Match2Match Volume 6 2nd Edition

Volume 6 2nd Edition
1963/64

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None

 


Match2MatchWar Years 1915-1919

Special Edition
War Years 1915-1919

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None

 


Match2Match Volume 7

Volume 7 1st Edition
1964/65

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Chapter Two

Alan Duff corrected birthdate 29/01/1946


Match2Match Volume 8

Volume 8 1st Edition
1965/66

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None

 


Match2Match Volume 9

Volume 9 1st Edition
1966/67

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To be published December 2016

 


Match2Match 2nd Edition 1915-1919

Special 2nd Edition
War Years 1915-1919

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To be published February 2017

 


Match2Match Volume 10

Volume 10 1st Edition
1958/59

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To be published March 2017