• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sun 22 May 2011
  • Kick-off: 16:00
  • Venue: Old Trafford
Manchester United

Manchester United

Park 20"

Anderson 61"

Evatt 73" (OG)

Owen 80"

4 - 2 Blackpool are relegated
Blackpool

Blackpool

Adam 39"

Taylor-Fletcher 56"

Manchester United vs Blackpool


Team Lineups

Manchester United

1 Van der Sar
21 Da Silva
15 Vidic
23 Evans
3 Evra
17 Nani
8 Anderson61"
18 Scholes
24 Fletcher
13 Park20"
9 Berbatov
Substitutes
34 Lindegaard
5 Ferdinand
7 Owen80"
10 Rooney
12 Smalling
25 Valencia
28 Gibson

Blackpool

21 Gilks
5 Eardley
6 Evatt73"
15 Baptiste
3 Crainey
4 Southern
11 Vaughan
26 Adam39"
12 Taylor-Fletcher56"
39 Campbell
42 Puncheon
Substitutes
28 Kingson
9 Harewood
10 Ormerod
16 Varney
20 Cathcart
23 Phillips
44 Beattie

Possession Stats

46%
54%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Manchester United

L W D D W W D L

Blackpool

L L L D D D W L
Head to Head
Blackpool
2-3
Man Utd 25-Jan-2011
Blackpool
1-1
Man Utd 01-May-1971
Man Utd
1-1
Blackpool 26-Sep-1970
Man Utd
4-0
Blackpool 25-Feb-1967
Blackpool
1-2
Man Utd 08-Oct-1966
Man Utd
2-1
Blackpool 27-Apr-1966


Live Text Commentary
93:04 +3.04
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Brett Ormerod from the left by-line. Short corner taken by Brett Ormerod from the left by-line. Luke Varney produces a header from inside the area that goes over the bar.

92:40 +2.4
 

Charlie Adam takes a shot. Save made by Edwin Van der Sar.

91:07 +1.07
 

Shot from deep inside the area by Dimitar Berbatov clears the bar.

90:20 +0.2
 

Effort from inside the area by Michael Owen misses to the left of the goal.

89:36
 

Matt Phillips takes a shot. Blocked by Patrice Evra. Matt Phillips takes a shot from just outside the penalty area which clears the crossbar.

87:48
 

A cross is delivered by Matt Phillips, Brett Ormerod has an effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the left of the target.

85:38
Substitution
 

Shot from deep inside the area by Dimitar Berbatov clears the crossbar. Brett Ormerod is brought on as a substitute for Keith Southern.

84:19
 

Darren Fletcher gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Keith Southern. Charlie Adam restarts play with the free kick. Matt Phillips takes a shot. Jonathan Evans gets a block in.

83:14
Substitution
 

Wayne Rooney comes on in place of Nemanja Vidic.

83:02
 

Neal Eardley delivers the ball.

80:32
Goal
 

Michael Owen finds the back of the net with a goal from the edge of the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Man Utd 4-2 Blackpool.Assist on the goal came from Oliveira Anderson.

78:01
 

Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Charlie Adam, free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Edwin Van der Sar by Ian Evatt. Free kick taken by Edwin Van der Sar.

74:46
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Chris Smalling by David Vaughan. The referee books David Vaughan for unsporting behaviour. Chris Smalling restarts play with the free kick.

74:39
Substitution
 

Luke Varney replaces Gary Taylor-Fletcher. Jason Puncheon goes off and Matt Phillips comes on.

73:49
Goal
 

An own goal is scored by Ian Evatt. Man Utd 3-2 Blackpool.Assist on the goal came from Chris Smalling.

72:35
 

Chris Smalling crosses the ball, Luis Nani produces a header from deep inside the six-yard box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

70:57
 

Unfair challenge on Luis Nani by David Vaughan results in a free kick. The ball is delivered by Luis Nani, Paul Scholes takes a shot. Blocked by Keith Southern. Nemanja Vidic takes a shot. Clearance by Alex Baptiste.

68:04
 

Michael Owen concedes a free kick for a foul on Charlie Adam. Michael Owen is cautioned by the ref for unsporting behaviour. Matthew Gilks takes the direct free kick.

65:57
 

A cross is delivered by Luis Nani, Neal Eardley gets a block in. Luis Nani decides to take a short corner.

64:41
 

Charlie Adam takes a shot from just outside the penalty area which clears the crossbar.

63:28
 

Patrice Evra sends in a cross, Matthew Gilks makes a save. Dimitar Berbatov takes a shot. Save by Matthew Gilks. Paul Scholes takes a shot. Blocked by Ian Evatt.

62:58
Substitution
 

Ji-Sung Park leaves the field to be replaced by Michael Owen.

61:59
Goal
 

Oliveira Anderson scores a goal from inside the penalty box to the top right corner of the goal. Man Utd 2-2 Blackpool.Ji-Sung Park provided the assist for the goal.

61:26
 

The ball is sent over by Chris Smalling, Neal Eardley manages to make a clearance.

58:04
 

Ji-Sung Park sends in a cross.

56:11
Goal
 

A cross is delivered by David Vaughan, Gary Taylor-Fletcher finds the net with a goal from close range to the bottom left corner of the goal. Man Utd 1-2 Blackpool.Assist on the goal came from David Vaughan.

53:58
 

Corner taken by Luis Nani, Close range header by Dimitar Berbatov goes over the bar.

49:55
 

Neal Eardley produces a cross, Chris Smalling makes a clearance.

49:01
 

Charlie Adam takes a inswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post.

48:13
 

Charlie Adam takes the inswinging corner, Nemanja Vidic manages to make a clearance. Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Charlie Adam played to the near post, clearance by Nemanja Vidic.

47:22
 

Dudley Campbell fouled by Nemanja Vidic, the ref awards a free kick. Direct strike on goal from the free kick comes in from Charlie Adam, save by Edwin Van der Sar.

45:58 +0.58
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Stephen Crainey. Indirect free kick taken by Edwin Van der Sar.

45:27
 

Dimitar Berbatov is ruled offside. Free kick taken by Matthew Gilks.

45:01
Substitution
 

(Man Utd) makes a substitution, with Chris Smalling coming on for Rafael Da Silva.

39:11
Goal
 

Unfair challenge on Gary Taylor-Fletcher by Nemanja Vidic results in a free kick. Charlie Adam finds the net with a goal direct from the free kick from just outside the area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Man Utd 1-1 Blackpool.

37:16
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Rafael Da Silva by Gary Taylor-Fletcher. Jonathan Evans restarts play with the free kick.

36:25
 

The referee blows for offside against Dimitar Berbatov. Matthew Gilks restarts play with the free kick.

34:44
 

Luis Nani takes a outswinging corner from the right by-line played to the near post, Oliveira Anderson has an effort at goal from just outside the area which goes wide of the left-hand post.

33:47
Yellow card
 

Darren Fletcher concedes a free kick for a foul on Keith Southern. Darren Fletcher receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Neal Eardley takes the free kick.

31:29
 

Oliveira Anderson takes the inswinging corner, Header from close in by Dimitar Berbatov misses to the left of the target.

30:31
 

Dimitar Berbatov takes a shot. Matthew Gilks makes a save.

29:15
 

Charlie Adam produces a right-footed shot from long range that goes over the bar.

27:52
 

Paul Scholes gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on David Vaughan. Matthew Gilks takes the free kick.

26:30
 

Luis Nani takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line played to the near post. Corner taken by Luis Nani from the left by-line to the near post, Charlie Adam makes a clearance.

26:24
 

The ball is swung over by Luis Nani, clearance by Neal Eardley.

26:13
 

The ball is crossed by Ji-Sung Park, clearance made by Stephen Crainey.

24:11
 

Luis Nani challenges David Vaughan unfairly and gives away a free kick. Charlie Adam takes the free kick.

22:39
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Charlie Adam from the left by-line to the near post, Jonathan Evans makes a clearance.

21:54
 

Dudley Campbell takes a shot. Blocked by Paul Scholes.

20:15
Goal
 

Ji-Sung Park grabs a goal from close range to the bottom right corner of the goal. Man Utd 1-0 Blackpool.Assist on the goal came from Dimitar Berbatov.

18:45
 

Unfair challenge on Dimitar Berbatov by Ian Evatt results in a free kick. Edwin Van der Sar restarts play with the free kick.

17:57
 

Unfair challenge on David Vaughan by Luis Nani results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Charlie Adam.

17:24
 

The ball is sent over by Luis Nani, clearance made by Gary Taylor-Fletcher.

16:49
 

Corner taken short by Luis Nani.

11:17
 

Patrice Evra produces a cross, comfortable save by Matthew Gilks.

8:35
 

Ji-Sung Park takes a shot. Charlie Adam gets a block in.

7:47
 

Short corner taken by Oliveira Anderson from the right by-line.

7:31
 

Dimitar Berbatov takes a shot. Matthew Gilks makes a save.

6:41
 

The ball is swung over by Patrice Evra, clearance by Alex Baptiste.

5:01
 

The ball is swung over by Stephen Crainey, blocked by Jonathan Evans. Outswinging corner taken by Charlie Adam from the left by-line, Nemanja Vidic makes a clearance.

3:49
 

Rafael Da Silva takes a shot. Save made by Matthew Gilks.

:31
 

Charlie Adam sends in a cross, Effort from inside the area by Keith Southern misses to the left of the goal.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Man City 4 10 12
2 Crystal Palace 4 3 9
3 Leicester 4 3 8
4 Swansea 4 3 8
5 Man Utd 4 1 7
6 Arsenal 4 0 7
7 Liverpool 4 -1 7
8 West Ham 4 3 6
9 Everton 4 1 5
10 Southampton 4 0 5

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