This game was played at Turf Moor and United won 2-0, thanks to a goal from Dick Pegg and an own goal. This was a Division 2 game in a season where United went on to finish 5th.
The team that played that day was: Herbert Birchenough, Bert Read, Herbert Rothwell, Alex Downie, Billy Griffiths, Jack Banks, Alf Schofield, Jack Peddie, Dick Pegg, Charlie Richards and Daniel Hurst, with an average age of 26-years-old.
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