Manchester United 2 - 5 Everton
20th October, 1956.
Everton: Dunlop, Donovan, Birch, TE Jones, Tansey, Farrell, McNamara, Gauld, Kirby, Fielding & Eglington.
Scorers: Kirby (2), Donovan, Eglington & McNamara
On the 20th October 1956, the lowly Blues travelled to high-flying (unbeaten in 33 league matches, unbeaten in all competitions since the start of the season and Champions Elect) Manchester United with a young goalkeeper Albert Dunlop making his debut and trounced the Red Devils 5-2 at Old Trafford!
My life changed that day. I knew!!
The die had been cast and my whole life would be lived as a worshipper of the Merseyside team that played in blue.
The following Saturday we smashed Arsenal 4-0 and if confirmation was needed (it wasn't) my decision had been approved by those above who smile on us!
Bill Kenwright CBE (from Blues & Beatles)
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