Everton 4 United 1 (Friendly)

Goodison Park on Saturday, August 2nd, 1969

The first ever clash was a milestone in United’s history, as it marked the first time the club wore tangerine, following the transition from black and white. Everton won three corners in the first three minutes. First a bad pass by Gillespie let Morrissey in, but a sliding tackle by Smith conceded a corner as the winger moved dangerously towards goal. Ball then won another corner on the ri ... read more