Manchester U 3 Wrexham 0

Gary Pallister

Man­chester Uni­ted 3 Wrex­ham 0, Old Traf­ford, UEFA Euro­pean Cup Win­ners´ Cup Sec­ond Ro­und Fir­st Leg, Oct­ober 23, 1990. Man­chester Uni­ted com­fort­ably de­feated Wrex­ham 3-0 at ho­me thro­ugh a goal each from Bri­an Mc­Clair, Ste­ve Bru­ce, and Ga­ry Pallister.

Fourth Di­vi­sion si­de Wrex­ham nev­er really stood a chan­ce ag­ainst Man­chester Uni­ted at Old Traf­ford. Scot­tish in­ter­na­tion­al stri­ker Bri­an Mc­Clair put the Fir­st Di­vi­sion club in front wi­th a clo­se ran­ge head­er in the 42nd min­ute of the mat­ch be­fore Ste­ve Bru­ce re­gistered a sec­ond goal for the ho­me te­am from the pen­alty spot two min­utes la­ter af­ter Ma­rk Hug­hes had be­en bro­ught down in­side the eight­een-yard box. And four­teen min­utes in­to the sec­ond ha­lf of the tie, Ga­ry Pal­lister ad­ded a third as the cent­ral de­fender ham­mered a power­ful shot from just in­side the area pa­st Wrex­ham goal­keeper Ma­rk Mor­ris and in­to the net. Man­chester Uni­ted Te­am: Les Sealey, Lee Mar­tin, Ste­ve Bru­ce, Ga­ry Pal­lister, Clay­ton Black­more, Neil Webb, Lee Sharpe, Paul In­ce, Bri­an Mc­Clair, Ma­rk Hug­hes, Dan­ny Wal­lace. Sub­stitutes: Rus­sell Beards­more, Ma­rk Robins. Wrex­ham Te­am: Ma­rk Mor­ris, Mi­ke Wil­li­ams, Alan Ken­nedy, Nigel Beau­mont, Way­ne Phil­lips, Sean Reck, John Bowden, Gar­eth Owen, Gra­ham Cooper, Bri­an Flynn, Chris Arm­strong. Sub­sti­tute: Ge­off Hunter.


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