Back in the 1900/01 season Burnley played Newton Heath in the FA Cup 1st round replay and won the game 7-1. In 1902 Newton Heath changed their name to Manchester United and the rest as they say is history.
United have just smashed the british transfer record with the £60million purchase of Angel Di Maria from Real Madrid. Burnley have spent a total of £45million in transfer fees since their formation in 1882 with their record signing being Stephen Fletcher for £3million from Hibernian in 2009.
Di Maria made his debut for Manchester United at Burnley’s Turf Moor August 28 2014 their team team cost £300 million, Burnley’s team cost £6million, the score was 0-0.