When did Manchester United start the 1994-95 season?

United’s season began on 14 August 1994 at Wembley Stadium, where they took on Blackburn Rovers in the FA Charity Shield. They won 2–0 with a penalty from Eric Cantona and another goal from Paul Ince. Their league campaign began six days later at Old Trafford, where they took on Queen’s Park Rangers and triumphed 2–0.

Who was the Premier League top scorer in 1994?

Cole, who was the Premier League’s top scorer in 1993–94 with 34 goals and had already managed nine in 1994–95, cost United £6 million in cash, with £1 million-rated winger Keith Gillespie moving in the opposite direction.

How much did Manchester United pay for Andy Cole?

United acquired David May from Blackburn Rovers early on in the season. They then bought Andy Cole from Newcastle United in January for a British record fee of £7 million (£6 million cash with £1 million-rated Keith Gillespie in part-exchange). That month, Eric Cantona was involved in an incident away to Crystal Palace.

When did Manchester United play Blackburn Rovers at Old Trafford?

On 22 January, United hosted Blackburn Rovers – still top of the table – at Old Trafford in the league. An Eric Cantona goal won them the game 1–0 to cut Blackburn’s lead to two points. 25 January 1995 saw one of the most controversial events in the history of Manchester United football club.

When did Manchester United play in the Premier League?

1993–94 Manchester United F.C. season From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The 1993–94 season was Manchester United ‘s second season in the Premier League, and their 19th consecutive season in the top division of English football.

Who was the manager of Manchester United in 1993?

), Hughes 68′, McClair 90′ The 1992–93 season saw United end their 26-year wait for the league title, fighting off competition from Aston Villa (managed by former United boss Ron Atkinson) and surprise title contenders Norwich City to seal the title by a 10-point margin.