On This Day: 01/12
Everton beat Bury 7-1 ON THIS DAY in 1917.
The match was played at Goodison and was part of the Lancashire Section Principal Tournament.
Joe Clennell led the scoring on the night with four goals W.Wareing grabbed two and S.Murray scored the other.
It meant that the Blues had scored 21 goals in just five games, of which Clennell had netted 11.
Despite this phenomenal goalscoring record, Everton still finished no higher than third in the end of season league table.
Everton beat Manchester United 3-0 at Old Trafford ON THIS DAY in 1976.
Two goals from Andy King and one from Martin Dobson put the Blues into the League Cup semi-final where they faced Bolton Wanderers.
After overcoming the Trotters they faced Aston Villa in the final, which they eventually lost 3-2 after two replays.