• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 22 January 2011
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Old Trafford
Manchester United

Manchester United

Berbatov 1"

Berbatov 30"

Berbatov 52"

Giggs 45"

Nani 75"

5 - 0

Manchester United vs Birmingham City


Team Lineups

Manchester United

1 Van der Sar
22 O'Shea
15 Vidic
12 Smalling
3 Evra
17 Nani75"
16 Carrick
8 Anderson
11 Giggs45"
9 Berbatov1"30"52"
10 Rooney
Substitutes
29 Kuszczak
7 Owen
18 Scholes
20 Da Silva
23 Evans
26 Obertan
28 Gibson

Birmingham City

26 Foster
2 Carr
5 Johnson
6 Ridgewell
3 Murphy
11 Bentley
12 Ferguson
25 Mutch
18 Fahey
22 Hleb
14 Derbyshire
Substitutes
13 Doyle
4 Bowyer
7 Larsson
8 Gardner
10 Jerome
19 Zigic
28 Jiranek

Possession Stats

52%
48%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Manchester United

W W L L L W D D

Birmingham City

D W L L D L L L
Head to Head
Birmingham
1-1
Man Utd 28-Dec-2010
Birmingham
1-1
Man Utd 09-Jan-2010
Man Utd
1-0
Birmingham 16-Aug-2009
Man Utd
1-0
Birmingham 01-Jan-2008
Birmingham
0-1
Man Utd 29-Sep-2007
Man Utd
3-0
Birmingham 26-Mar-2006


Live Text Commentary
90:49 +0.49
 

The official flags Matt Derbyshire offside. Edwin Van der Sar takes the free kick.

86:00
 

Cameron Jerome takes a shot. Edwin Van der Sar makes a save.

85:20
 

The ball is swung over by Michael Owen, save made by Ben Foster.

84:14
Substitution
 

David Bentley leaves the field to be replaced by Craig Gardner. Shot by Matt Derbyshire from outside the box goes high over the crossbar.

84:14
Substitution
 

(Birmingham) makes a substitution, with Craig Gardner coming on for David Bentley. Effort from just outside the area by Jordon Mutch goes over the target.

82:53
 

Centre by Fabio Da Silva, Ben Foster makes a save.

81:30
 

The ball is crossed by Luis Nani, Sebastian Larsson manages to make a clearance.

80:23
 

Michael Owen produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the right of the goal.

79:42
 

Sebastian Larsson takes the inswinging corner, Edwin Van der Sar makes a save.

78:54
 

Darron Gibson sends in a cross, clearance made by Liam Ridgewell.

78:33
 

Shot on goal by Luis Nani from just inside the area clears the crossbar.

77:00
 

Luis Nani produces a cross, Shot by Wayne Rooney from inside the six-yard box clear the bar.

75:18
Goal
 

Goal scored by Luis Nani from just outside the box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Man Utd 5-0 Birmingham.Assist on the goal came from John O'Shea.

73:28
 

Unfair challenge on Liam Ridgewell by Michael Owen results in a free kick. David Bentley restarts play with the free kick.

71:57
 

Liam Ridgewell fouled by Michael Owen, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Liam Ridgewell.

71:17
 

Luis Nani takes a shot. Save by Ben Foster.

71:17
 

Luis Nani takes a shot. Save by Ben Foster.

68:27
 

Effort from inside the area by Dimitar Berbatov misses to the left of the target.

68:27
 

Effort from inside the area by Dimitar Berbatov misses to the left of the goal.

67:08
 

David Bentley takes a shot. Roger Johnson gets a block in.

66:22
 

Luis Nani delivers the ball.

63:55
Substitution
 

Keith Fahey goes off and Sebastian Larsson comes on. Luis Nani takes a shot. Save made by Ben Foster.

63:55
Substitution
 

Sebastian Larsson joins the action as a substitute, replacing Keith Fahey. Luis Nani takes a shot. Ben Foster makes a save.

62:51
 

Jordon Mutch gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Darron Gibson. Oliveira Anderson restarts play with the free kick.

62:23
 

The ball is delivered by Luis Nani, save by Ben Foster.

60:55
 

Luis Nani produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the right of the goal.

60:36
 

The ball is sent over by David Murphy, clearance made by Chris Smalling.

59:48
 

Foul by Darron Gibson on Keith Fahey, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by David Murphy.

56:34
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Wayne Rooney by Roger Johnson. Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Luis Nani.

54:51
Substitution
 

Michael Owen replaces Ryan Giggs.

53:40
 

Luis Nani produces a left-footed shot from just outside the area that goes harmlessly over the target.

52:08
Goal
 

Dimitar Berbatov gets on the score sheet with a goal from inside the six-yard box to the top left corner of the goal. Man Utd 4-0 Birmingham.Assist by Ryan Giggs.

51:22
 

David Bentley produces a left-footed shot from just outside the penalty box that misses to the left of the goal.

49:57
Substitution
 

Fabio Da Silva on for Patrice Evra. Cameron Jerome replaces Alexander Hleb.

49:46
 

The ball is sent over by David Murphy.

47:22
 

Headed effort from close range by Wayne Rooney goes wide left of the target.

46:10 +1.1
Goal
 

Ryan Giggs finds the net with a fantastic goal from inside the area to the top left corner of the goal. Man Utd 3-0 Birmingham.Assist on the goal came from Wayne Rooney.

45:29 +0.29
 

Outswinging corner taken by Ryan Giggs from the left by-line played to the near post, clearance by Matt Derbyshire.

45:13 +0.13
 

Oliveira Anderson fouled by Jordon Mutch, the ref awards a free kick. Oliveira Anderson takes the free kick.

45:01
Substitution
 

Fabio Da Silva replaces Patrice Evra. Cameron Jerome is brought on as a substitute for Alexander Hleb.

45:01
Substitution
 

Fabio Da Silva is brought on as a substitute for Patrice Evra. (Birmingham) makes a substitution, with Cameron Jerome coming on for Alexander Hleb.

43:52
 

Luis Nani takes the outswinging corner, free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Stephen Carr by Nemanja Vidic. Ben Foster restarts play with the free kick.

41:47
 

Ryan Giggs delivers the ball, Chris Smalling challenges Ben Foster unfairly and gives away a free kick. Ben Foster restarts play with the free kick.

41:25
 

Corner taken left-footed by Ryan Giggs from the right by-line to the near post, Roger Johnson manages to make a clearance.

41:08
 

Outswinging corner taken by Luis Nani from the right by-line.

39:53
 

The ball is sent over by Luis Nani. Ryan Giggs takes a shot. Blocked by Jordon Mutch. Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Ryan Giggs played to the near post, clearance made by Matt Derbyshire.

38:05
 

Darron Gibson takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Save made by Ben Foster.

34:38
 

Patrice Evra challenges David Bentley unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick crossed by David Bentley, Dimitar Berbatov makes a clearance.

34:11
 

The offside flag is raised against Dimitar Berbatov. Free kick taken by Ben Foster.

33:36
 

Unfair challenge on Wayne Rooney by Barry Ferguson results in a free kick. Oliveira Anderson restarts play with the free kick.

32:52
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Matt Derbyshire by Patrice Evra. David Bentley takes the free kick.

31:41
 

Shot from just outside the penalty box by Dimitar Berbatov misses to the left of the target.

30:31
Goal
 

Goal scored by Dimitar Berbatov from close in to the bottom right corner of the goal. Man Utd 2-0 Birmingham.Assist by Wayne Rooney.

29:08
 

Luis Nani produces a right-footed shot from long distance which goes wide right of the goal.

29:06
 

The ball is sent over by Luis Nani.

29:06
 

The ball is sent over by Luis Nani.

28:25
 

The ball is swung over by David Bentley.

28:07
 

The ball is sent over by David Bentley, clearance made by Nemanja Vidic.

25:04
 

Keith Fahey has an effort at goal from outside the box which misses left.

24:42
 

Corner crossed in by David Bentley, save by Edwin Van der Sar.

23:47
Substitution
 

Darron Gibson on for Michael Carrick. Inswinging corner taken left-footed by David Bentley played to the near post, clearance by Darron Gibson.

21:48
 

The official flags Dimitar Berbatov offside. Ben Foster takes the indirect free kick.

20:05
 

Chris Smalling challenges Matt Derbyshire unfairly and gives away a free kick. The free kick is delivered right-footed by David Bentley from left channel, clearance by Nemanja Vidic.

19:41
 

The offside flag is raised against Dimitar Berbatov. Free kick taken by Ben Foster.

17:33
 

The ball is sent over by Luis Nani, Ryan Giggs takes a shot. Blocked by Liam Ridgewell. Luis Nani produces a left-footed shot from the edge of the area and misses to the left of the target.

16:41
 

Luis Nani crosses the ball, clearance made by David Murphy.

14:31
 

Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Ryan Giggs, Foul by Chris Smalling on Jordon Mutch, free kick awarded. Ben Foster takes the free kick.

13:18
 

Wayne Rooney delivers the ball, Barry Ferguson manages to make a clearance.

10:17
 

Ryan Giggs takes the outswinging corner, Roger Johnson manages to make a clearance.

9:23
 

Corner taken by Ryan Giggs from the right by-line, clearance by Jordon Mutch.

8:24
 

Jordon Mutch fouled by Luis Nani, the ref awards a free kick. Ben Foster takes the direct free kick.

8:24
 

Luis Nani challenges Jordon Mutch unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Ben Foster.

7:24
 

A cross is delivered by Patrice Evra, clearance by Stephen Carr. Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Ryan Giggs, Liam Ridgewell makes a clearance.

4:49
 

Michael Carrick produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide right of the target.

4:25
 

Dimitar Berbatov takes a shot. Save by Ben Foster.

3:40
 

Liam Ridgewell challenges Luis Nani unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Oliveira Anderson.

1:35
Goal
 

Dimitar Berbatov finds the back of the net with a headed goal from inside the six-yard box. Man Utd 1-0 Birmingham.Ryan Giggs takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post, the assist for the goal came from John O'Shea.

Kick off
 

The referee gets the game underway.

Half time
 

The match has reached half-time.

Full time
 

The game is over, as the referee blows his whistle.

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2 Aston Villa 0 0 0
3 Bournemouth 0 0 0
4 Chelsea 0 0 0
5 Crystal Palace 0 0 0
6 Everton 0 0 0
7 Leicester 0 0 0
8 Liverpool 0 0 0
9 Man City 0 0 0
10 Man Utd 0 0 0

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