• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 20 October 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Old Trafford
Manchester United

Manchester United

Rooney 26"

Rooney 64"

van Persie 43"

Welbeck 45"

4 - 2
Stoke City

Stoke City

Rooney 10" (OG)

Kightly 57"

Manchester United vs Stoke City


Team Lineups

Manchester United

1 De Gea
2 Da Silva
5 Ferdinand
6 Evans
3 Evra
7 Valencia
22 Scholes
16 Carrick
19 Welbeck45"
20 van Persie43"
10 Rooney10"26"64"
Substitutes
13 Lindegaard
8 Anderson
11 Giggs
14 Hernandez
17 Nani
25 Powell
31 Wootton

Stoke City

1 Begovic
2 Cameron
4 Huth
17 Shawcross
12 Wilson
15 Nzonzi
18 Whitehead
19 Walters
16 Adam
21 Kightly57"
25 Crouch
Substitutes
29 Sorensen
8 Palacios
9 Jones
10 Owen
20 Upson
26 Etherington
28 Wilkinson

Possession Stats

46%
54%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Manchester United

L W W W W W W L

Stoke City

W W W L L L D W
Head to Head
Man Utd
2-0
Stoke 31-Jan-2012
Stoke
1-1
Man Utd 24-Sep-2011
Man Utd
2-1
Stoke 04-Jan-2011
Stoke
1-2
Man Utd 24-Oct-2010
Man Utd
4-0
Stoke 09-May-2010
Stoke
0-2
Man Utd 26-Sep-2009


Live Text Commentary
92:25 +2.25
 

The ball is sent over by Matthew Etherington, Oliveira Anderson gets a block in.

91:02 +1.02
 

Charlie Adam sends in a cross, save by David De Gea.

85:55
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Patrice Evra by Peter Crouch. Free kick taken by David De Gea.

85:26
 

Corner taken by Charlie Adam, clearance made by Patrice Evra.

85:06
Substitution
 

Wilson Palacios joins the action as a substitute, replacing Dean Whitehead.

80:20
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Charlie Adam played to the near post.

79:43
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Rio Ferdinand on Peter Crouch. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Charlie Adam, clearance made by Rio Ferdinand.

77:03
Substitution
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Rafael Da Silva on Matthew Etherington. Danny Welbeck goes off and Javier Hernandez comes on. Charlie Adam crosses the ball from the free kick left-footed from left channel, clearance made by Robin van Persie. Marc Wilson produces a left-footed shot from outside the box and misses left.

75:18
 

The referee blows for offside. Asmir Begovic restarts play with the free kick.

73:43
Substitution
 

Luis Nani replaces Antonio Valencia.

73:17
Substitution
 

Michael Owen joins the action as a substitute, replacing Michael Kightly.

73:07
 

The ball is sent over by Geoff Cameron, Oliveira Anderson gets a block in.

69:28
Substitution
 

Paul Scholes leaves the field to be replaced by Oliveira Anderson. Matthew Etherington replaces Jonathan Walters.

69:11
 

Effort on goal by Robin van Persie from just inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.

66:14
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Peter Crouch on Rafael Da Silva. Rafael Da Silva restarts play with the free kick.

64:24
Goal
 

Corner taken by Robin van Persie from the right by-line played to the near post. Wayne Rooney finds the back of the net with a goal from close range to the bottom left corner of the goal. Man Utd 4-2 Stoke.Assist on the goal came from Danny Welbeck.

63:11
 

Robert Huth gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Robin van Persie. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Wayne Rooney from left channel, clearance by Robert Huth.

62:44
 

Marc Wilson concedes a free kick for a foul on Antonio Valencia. Direct free kick taken by Wayne Rooney.

57:58
Goal
 

Michael Kightly finds the back of the net with a goal from inside the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Man Utd 3-2 Stoke.Steven Nzonzi provided the assist for the goal.

55:05
 

Centre by Rafael Da Silva.

54:20
 

Dean Whitehead gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Danny Welbeck. Direct free kick taken by Paul Scholes.

52:52
 

Antonio Valencia takes a shot. Asmir Begovic makes a comfortable save.

48:59
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Robin van Persie from the right by-line, Asmir Begovic makes a save.

48:25
 

Jonathan Evans takes a shot. Asmir Begovic makes a save.

46:23 +1.23
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Charlie Adam played to the near post, Robin van Persie makes a clearance.

47:38
 

Short corner taken by Robin van Persie.

45:36 +0.36
 

Foul by Paul Scholes on Jonathan Walters, free kick awarded. Shot comes in from Robert Huth from the free kick, blocked by Rafael Da Silva.

45:52
Goal
 

Danny Welbeck scores a headed goal from close in. Man Utd 3-1 Stoke.Assist on the goal came from Wayne Rooney.

43:54
Goal
 

Robin van Persie finds the net with a goal from close range to the bottom left corner of the goal. Man Utd 2-1 Stoke.Antonio Valencia provided the assist for the goal.

41:57
 

Patrice Evra sends in a cross, save made by Asmir Begovic.

40:38
 

Unfair challenge on Dean Whitehead by Paul Scholes results in a free kick. Paul Scholes is cautioned by the ref for unsporting behaviour. Charlie Adam takes the free kick.

39:38
 

Rafael Da Silva challenges Peter Crouch unfairly and gives away a free kick. Marc Wilson restarts play with the free kick.

38:58
 

Danny Welbeck takes a shot.

38:09
 

Paul Scholes takes a shot. Blocked by Ryan Shawcross.

37:38
 

Antonio Valencia concedes a free kick for a foul on Jonathan Walters. Direct free kick taken by Steven Nzonzi.

35:21
 

Wayne Rooney takes a shot. Asmir Begovic makes a save.

33:00
 

Danny Welbeck produces a right-footed shot from inside the area that goes over the bar.

32:25
 

Robin van Persie delivers the ball, Asmir Begovic makes a comfortable save.

31:08
 

Rafael Da Silva challenges Michael Kightly unfairly and gives away a free kick. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Charlie Adam.

28:27
Yellow card
 

Michael Kightly challenges Rafael Da Silva unfairly and gives away a free kick. Michael Kightly is shown a yellow card. Direct free kick taken by Rafael Da Silva.

26:53
Goal
 

Robin van Persie sends in a cross, Wayne Rooney scores a headed goal from close range. Man Utd 1-1 Stoke.The assist for the goal came from Robin van Persie.

23:53
 

Jonathan Walters takes a shot. Save by David De Gea.

20:28
 

Effort from deep inside the area by Danny Welbeck misses to the right of the goal.

19:49
 

Charlie Adam crosses the ball, clearance made by Patrice Evra.

19:12
 

The official flags Robin van Persie offside. Indirect free kick taken by Asmir Begovic.

17:46
 

Patrice Evra takes a shot from just inside the penalty box which clears the crossbar.

17:05
 

Peter Crouch takes a shot. Save by David De Gea.

16:14
 

Patrice Evra fouled by Peter Crouch, the ref awards a free kick. Jonathan Evans takes the direct free kick.

15:41
 

Unfair challenge on Dean Whitehead by Michael Carrick results in a free kick. Marc Wilson takes the free kick.

12:08
 

Charlie Adam takes a shot. Save by David De Gea.

10:43
Goal
 

Headed own goal by Wayne Rooney. Man Utd 0-1 Stoke.The assist for the goal came from Charlie Adam.

10:06
 

Paul Scholes concedes a free kick for a foul on Michael Kightly. Charlie Adam crosses the ball in from the free kick.

9:33
 

Michael Kightly produces a cross, Jonathan Evans manages to make a clearance.

8:33
 

Paul Scholes fouled by Dean Whitehead, the ref awards a free kick. Rio Ferdinand takes the direct free kick.

6:33
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Wayne Rooney by Robert Huth. Paul Scholes takes the free kick.

5:49
 

Effort on goal by Charlie Adam from just inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.

4:51
 

Centre by Charlie Adam, David De Gea makes a save.

3:52
 

Foul by Peter Crouch on Rio Ferdinand, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Rio Ferdinand.

2:44
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Robin van Persie. Asmir Begovic restarts play with the free kick.

:27
 

Paul Scholes produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the net.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 32 39 76
2 Man City 34 34 67
3 Arsenal 32 31 66
4 Man Utd 33 28 65
5 Liverpool 33 11 58
6 Tottenham Hotspur 34 6 58
7 Southampton 34 21 57
8 Swansea 34 -3 50
9 Stoke 34 -3 47
10 West Ham 34 0 44

Full Barclays Premier League Table