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The 1978–79 season was Manchester United's 77th season in the Football League, and their fourth consecutive season in the top division of English football. ", In The Guardian in 2013, Scott Murray described the game as the "signature performance" of Cunningham and of that great West Brom team. United, on the other hand, were coming off consecutive 3–0 defeats against Bolton Wanderers and Liverpool and had dropped several positions in the table.
Compare form, standings position and many match statistics. , Len Cantello's volleyed goal was voted Goal of the Season for 1978–79 on ATV's Star Soccer show.
The scores were level at 3–3 at half-time, before West Brom scored twice in the second half to win the match 5–3.As winners, they received two league points in the 1978–79 Football League First Division. Show All Live Now Results My Livescore Tomorrow Yesterday Teams Competitions Football News Contact. Head to Head information (H2H).
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Sir Alex Ferguson was given an incredible end to his glittering managerial career as Manchester United conceded three goals in the last 10 minutes to draw 5-5 with West Brom.
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Manchester United have confirmed the results of today's two friendly games against West Brom. For games that were decided on penalties the score after 120 minutes will be included in the ranking. Manchester United took on West Brom in two separate friendlies at Old Trafford on Friday afternoon.
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 They finished the season ninth in the league and also reached the FA Cup Final where they lost 2–3 to Arsenal at Wembley. West Bromwich Albion football club: record v Manchester United Head-to-head records of West Bromwich Albion against other teams. West Ham sign Czech defender Coufal. West Brom vs Manchester Utd Head To Head statistics, H2H results, preview stats and previous matches. Bruno Fernandes allegedly scored and missed a penalty as Manchester United lost 2-1 to West Bromwich Albion before winning 3-1 in two separate 90 minute matches. , Nick Constable, in Match of the Day: 50 Years of Football (2014), described it as one of the greatest games ever, saying "Cunningham on the ball was the enduring memory of the game — shrugging off pathetic racist boos with a performance that oozed class, grace and pace.
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Livescore Football. Before the game commenced, West Bromwich Albion were at the top of the First Division, while Manchester United were in 10th place.  The scores were level at 3–3 at half-time, before West Brom scored twice in the second half to win the match 5–3.
The West Brom team featured three Black British players – Cyrille Regis, Laurie Cunningham and Brendon Batson; nicknamed "The Three Degrees" after the African-American vocal group, they blazed a trail for black footballers in England and were frequently the subject of racist abuse, including "audible boos" from Manchester United fans in this game.. Livescore › H2H West Brom vs Manchester Utd.
To comparison, on all remaining Matches against other Teams Manchester United made a average of 2.1 Home Goals Tore per Match and Team West Bromwich Albion 0.9 away Goals per Match.
Batson described the 5–3 win as "a seminal game [for black players] in many respects because of how well we played. Hell, even a 2014 version of David May would walk into that team. Bruno Fernandes scored a penalty as the Red Devils lost the opening friendly 2-1 and secured a 3-1 victory in the second, and a handful of players for both sides featured in both 90 minute matches.
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They finished the season ninth in the league and also reached the FA Cup Final where they lost 2–3 to Arsenal at Wembley .
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The 1978–79 season was Manchester United's 77th season in the Football League, and their fourth consecutive season in the top division of English football. Manchester United have been granted permission to install 1,500 safe-standing seats for use in a trial when Old Trafford is opened again to supporters.... more » 20.04.2020 13:21 West Brom 2-1 Man Utd Boxer Anthony Ogogo on Twitter: How United could do with a Jaap Stam or Steve Bruce. As winners, they received two league points in the 1978–79 Football League First Division. , In May 2013, former players (Tony Brown, John Wile, Cyrille Regis, Brendan Batson and manager Ron Atkinson from West Bromwich Albion; Gordon McQueen and Martin Buchan from Manchester United) reunited at The Hawthorns (West Brom's home ground) to commemorate the famous match, as part of the Celebration Statue 1979, culminating on 15 July 2014 with the unveiling of a sculpture of Albion's iconic trio Cyrille Regis, Laurie Cunningham and Brendon Batson. Manchester United's preparations for the Premier League restart have hit a snag after they were beaten 2-1 by Championship side West Brom in a friendly on Friday.
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The game was described at the time as "Game of the Century" and is still regarded as one of the greatest games of English football. Round)", "Classic Moments: Man Utd 3-5 West Brom, 1978 - Who Ate all the Pies", "Video of the Day: Manchester United vs West Bromwich Albion, December 1978 - Twohundredpercent", "West Brom heroes remember 5-3 win over Manchester United", "Level of abuse was a big shock recalls West Brom legend Brendon Batson", "The Joy of Six: Manchester United and West Bromwich Albion - Scott Murray", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Manchester_United_3–5_West_Bromwich_Albion_(1978)&oldid=981553167, December 1978 sports events in the United Kingdom, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 3 October 2020, at 01:14. The first fixture between Manchester United and West Bromwich Albion in the 1978–79 Football League First Division season was played on 30 December 1978 at Old Trafford, Manchester.
Highlights of West Brom's 5-3 win at Old Trafford on December 30th 1978.
West Brom - Manchester Utd head to head. The Reds lost the first game but won the second.
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho said his players were "masters in complication" after their defeat by bottom side West Brom at Old Trafford. Manchester United's 2019/20 season restart preparations stepped up on Friday 12 June 2020, with a pair of friendly matches against West Bromwich Albion at Old Trafford.
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Manchester United 3 - 1 Brighton & Hov… View events: More info: Sun: 24/11/19: PRL: Sheffield United 17 : 30: Manchester United More info: Thu: 28/11/19: UEL: Astana 16 : 50: Manchester United More info: Sun: 01/12/19: PRL: Manchester United West Brom were on a roll, having won games in December 1978 against Valencia (2–0, in the UEFA Cup), Middlesbrough (2–0), Wolverhampton Wanderers (3–0) and Arsenal (2–1). The first fixture between Manchester United and West Bromwich Albion in the 1978–79 Football League First Division season was played on 30 December 1978 at Old Trafford, Manchester. If ever a winger was art in human form, it was Cunningham that night. Detailed Result Comparisons, Form and Estimations can be found in the Team and League Statistics. Read about Man Utd v West Brom in the Premier League 2015/16 season, including lineups, stats and live blogs, on the official website of the Premier League.
The game was televised with extended highlights on Granada Television with commentary by Gerald Sinstadt.