Aston Villa v Manchester United League Division One Season 1930-1
here are 3 matches played on the one programme, Villa Reserves v Wolverhampton Wanderers Reserves on Christmas Day, Villa v Chelsea on Boxing Day and Villa v Manchester United on the day after Boxing Day.
United got off to a bad start and by the time Christmas came around they were bottom and that is how they finished the season in 22nd place!.
To make matters worse for a lousey Christmas for the players, the Club and all the long suffering supporters the Reds were tonked 7-0 by Villa!. 4 days later a home point in a 0-0 v Leeds United managed just 7000 turning up at Old Trafford and 2 days later United battered Chelsea 4-1 but it was not too last the damage was done