POOLstats - Opposition Info - Manchester United
Manchester United
Club Info
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Ground:   Old Trafford
Sir Matt Busby Way
Manchester
M16 0RA
 
Capacity:   76,100
Away:   3,000
Level:   Premiership
Distance from the Vic':   131.8 miles

 Failed to gain election to League on 3 occasions.
 Gained election to the Football League in 1892.
 Member of the Football League since 1892.
Name Changes:   1889 - Newton Heath
1904 - Manchester United
 
 
All directions: From the South: Leave the M6 at Junction 19 and follow the A556 towards Altrincham. This will lead you onto the A56 towards Manchester. Keep on the A56 for six miles and then you will come to see Sir Matt Busby Way on your left. The ground is half a mile down this road on your left, although on matchdays this road may well be closed to traffic.
From the North: Leave the M6 at Junction 30 and take the M61 towards Bolton. At the end of the M61, join the M60. Leave the M60 at Junction 9 and follow the A5081 towards Manchester. After about two miles you will reach Sir Matt Busby Way on your right for the ground.
From The West: Follow M56 until its end and then take the M60 (W&N) as for Trafford Centre. At Junction 7 leave M60 and take the A56 towards Stretford. Stay on the A56 for 2.1 miles then you will come to see Sir Matt Busby Way on your left. The ground is half a mile down this road on your left, although on matchdays this road may be closed to traffic. Thanks to Brian Griffiths for providing these directions.

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Player transfers to/from Manchester United

Players joining Pools  
Harry Morris
1923
Allenby Chilton (war guest)
1944
Paul Bielby
1975
Paul Dalton
1988
John Shotton
1990
Paul Wratten
1992
Stuart Brightwell
1998
Daniel Byrne (loan)
2003
Ritchie Jones
2008
 
Players leaving Pools  
None
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Head To Head Record
  At Victoria Park Away from home
Competition P W D L F A P W D L F A
F.A. Cup 1 0 0 1 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Individual match breakdown ('Pool score first)
  Date Venue Score Scorers Att Comp
1
05/01/1957 Hartlepool
3-4 L
Stamper, Johnson, Newton 17264 F.A.Cup

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