1979 FA Cup Final Result



Arsenal 3 Manchester United 2

Played May 12 1979, Attendance 100,000, Referee R Challis

Arsenal Team

Pat Jennings, Pat Rice (Captain), Sammy Nelson, Brian Talbot (Scored), David O’Leary,
Willie Young, Liam Brady, Alan Sunderland (Scored), Frank Stapleton (Scored), David Price, Graham Rix
Substitute Steve Walford replaced Graham Rix in the 83rd minute

Manchester United Team

Gary Bailey, Jimmy Nicholl, Arthur Albiston, Sammy McIlroy (Scored), Gordon McQueen (Scored),
Martin Buchan (Captain), Steve Coppell, Jimmy Greenhoff, Joe Jordan, Lou Macari, Mickey Thomas
Unused substitute Brian Greenhoff