1952/53 Charity Shield  

Wednesday 24th September 1952

Venue: Old Trafford, Manchester United FC

Manchester United  4
(Rowley 2, Byrne, Downie)
Newcastle United  2
(Keeble 2)

Half-time 0-1
Attendance: 11,381

The Charity Shield match was between 1951/52 Football League champions, Manchester United, and 1951/52 FA Cup winners Newcastle United.

Manchester United: R Wood, T McNulty, J Aston, J Carey, A Chilton, T Gibson, J Berry, J Downie, J Rowley, S Pearson, R Byrne.   

Newcastle United:  R Simpson, G Cowell, R Batty, E Robledo, R Stokoe, T Casey, T Walker, G Robledo, V Keeble, N Black, R Mitchell.