The Birth of Gibraltar’s Manchester Utd Family

Mr. C Moberley and Mr. G Undery wrote to Sir Matt Busby seeking permission to use the name and the colours of Manchester Utd UK, Permission was granted andMr. L Ghio was approached to become the first club manager, Around 30 local players attended the recruitment session and the first team was soon formed, The team was registered in the GFA 2nd Division in October 1962 where players had to be aged from 17 -22yrs with option of having 3 over aged players.The first game played was against Juvenil San Requeno and we won 3-1.

League Results of 1st Season

First official match was on February 1963

  • – Man Utd 6 v 1 Tigers FC
  • – Man Utd 1 v 1 Glacis Utd
  • – Britannia Res 1 v 7 Man Utd
  • – Man Utd 4 v 1 Alameda Utd
  • – Man Utd 3 v 1 St Joseph’s Utd
  • – Man Utd 4 v 1 Glacis Utd
  • – Man Utd 5 v 1 Tigers FC
  • – Man Utd w/o against Britannia Res

1962 to 1970

Major Competitions Won from 1962 to 1970:-
League 1962-1963
Festival Cup 1965-1966

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1971 to 1980

Major Competitions Won from 1971 to 1980:-
League 1974-75, 1975-76, 1976-77, 1977-78, 1978-79 and 1979-80
Senior Cup 1975-1976 and 1976-77
Rock Cup 1973-74, 1976-77 and 1979-80
Festival Cup 1970-71, 1974-75, 1975-76 and 1979-80

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1981 to 1990

Major Competitions Won from 1981 to 1990:-
League 1983-84
Senior Cup 1980-1981, 1984-1985 and 1985-86
Festival Cup 1981-82 and 1984-85

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1991 to 2000

Major Competitions Won from 1991 to 2000:-
League 1994-95 and 1998-99
Senior Cup 1994-95 and 1998-99
Rock Cup 1996-97
Festival Cup 1991-92, 1993-94, 1998-99 and 1999-2000

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2001 to Date

Major Competitions Won from 2001 to Date:-
Rock Cup 2002-03

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Summary of Major Competitions Won

Nine Leagues
Seven Senior Cups
Five Rock Cups
Ten Festival Cups
Seven Celecia Cups
Bob Randall Cup
Property Cup
Challenge Cup
Fosters Cup