• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sun 26 December 2010
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Old Trafford
Manchester United

Manchester United

Berbatov 4"

Berbatov 56"

2 - 0

Manchester United vs Sunderland


Team Lineups

Manchester United

1 Van der Sar
21 Da Silva
5 Ferdinand
15 Vidic
3 Evra
13 Park
16 Carrick
8 Anderson
11 Giggs
10 Rooney
9 Berbatov4"56"
Substitutes
29 Kuszczak
2 Neville
12 Smalling
14 Hernandez
27 Macheda
28 Gibson
33 Bebe

Sunderland

1 Gordon
15 Onuoha
29 Ferdinand
27 Elmohamady
2 Bardsley
8 Malbranque
10 Henderson
16 Riveros
7 Zenden
11 Bent
33 Gyan
Substitutes
22 Mignolet
12 Angeleri
14 Da Silva
18 Meyler
26 Cook
34 Adams
37 Reed

Possession Stats

54%
46%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Manchester United

W W W W W W L L

Sunderland

D L D L L W L D
Head to Head
Sunderland
0-0
Man Utd 02-Oct-2010
Sunderland
0-1
Man Utd 02-May-2010
Man Utd
2-2
Sunderland 03-Oct-2009
Sunderland
1-2
Man Utd 11-Apr-2009
Man Utd
1-0
Sunderland 06-Dec-2008
Sunderland
0-4
Man Utd 26-Dec-2007


Live Text Commentary
90:53 +0.53
 

Marcos Angeleri challenges Wayne Rooney unfairly and gives away a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Darron Gibson.

90:13 +0.13
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Javier Hernandez by Cristian Riveros. Ji-Sung Park takes the indirect free kick.

87:47
Substitution
 

Marcos Angeleri replaces Boudewijn Zenden.

87:28
 

Effort on goal by Ahmed Elmohamady from just inside the area clears the bar.

83:00
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Rafael Da Silva on Jordan Cook. Free kick taken by Phillip Bardsley.

81:14
Substitution
 

(Sunderland) makes a substitution, with Jordan Cook coming on for Steed Malbranque. Javier Hernandez on for Dimitar Berbatov.

78:12
 

Boudewijn Zenden takes a shot. Comfortable save by Edwin Van der Sar.

72:05
Yellow card
 

Booking for David Meyler for unsporting behaviour. David Meyler concedes a free kick for a foul on Rafael Da Silva. Rio Ferdinand takes the free kick.

70:21
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ji-Sung Park by David Meyler. Rio Ferdinand takes the free kick.

69:45
 

Shot from 12 yards from Dimitar Berbatov. Save by Craig Gordon.

69:45
 

Shot from 12 yards from Dimitar Berbatov. Save made by Craig Gordon.

69:38
 

Wayne Rooney delivers the ball, clearance made by Phillip Bardsley.

68:16
Substitution
 

(Sunderland) makes a substitution, with David Meyler coming on for Darren Bent.

67:38
 

Corner taken right-footed by Jordan Henderson, Darren Bent conjures a right-footed shot from inside the six-yard box that clears the bar.

67:23
 

Steed Malbranque takes a shot. Blocked by Rio Ferdinand.

67:23
 

Steed Malbranque takes a shot. Rio Ferdinand gets a block in.

64:26
 

Darron Gibson takes a shot. Comfortable save by Craig Gordon.

62:43
Substitution
 

(Man Utd) makes a substitution, with Federico Macheda coming on for Ryan Giggs. Darron Gibson joins the action as a substitute, replacing Oliveira Anderson.

61:06
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Cristian Riveros on Oliveira Anderson. Indirect free kick taken by Oliveira Anderson.

60:16
 

Dimitar Berbatov takes a shot. Blocked by Anton Ferdinand.

56:54
 

Shot by Dimitar Berbatov from 18 yards. Blocked by Anton Ferdinand.

56:54
Goal
 

Anton Ferdinand gets a block in. Dimitar Berbatov scores a goal from the edge of the area to the top right corner of the goal. Man Utd 2-0 Sunderland.Assist by Oliveira Anderson.

55:55
 

Foul by Rafael Da Silva on Darren Bent, free kick awarded. Phillip Bardsley restarts play with the free kick.

54:54
 

Patrice Evra concedes a free kick for a foul on Boudewijn Zenden. Craig Gordon takes the free kick.

53:55
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Asamoah Gyan on Nemanja Vidic. Free kick taken by Nemanja Vidic.

53:42
 

Oliveira Anderson takes a shot. Anton Ferdinand gets a block in.

52:40
 

The referee blows for offside. Craig Gordon restarts play with the free kick.

51:45
 

Outswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Ryan Giggs, Nemanja Vidic takes a shot. Save by Craig Gordon.

50:33
 

Corner taken by Boudewijn Zenden, clearance made by Ryan Giggs.

50:19
 

Boudewijn Zenden sends in a cross, blocked by Nemanja Vidic.

49:39
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Wayne Rooney on Nedum Onuoha. Indirect free kick taken by Craig Gordon.

47:11
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Ryan Giggs from the right by-line, Steed Malbranque manages to make a clearance.

46:53
 

Nedum Onuoha concedes a free kick for a foul on Dimitar Berbatov. Oliveira Anderson takes the indirect free kick.

46:35
 

Shot by Asamoah Gyan from inside the six-yard box clear the bar.

44:44
 

Steed Malbranque takes a shot.

44:27
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Boudewijn Zenden from the right by-line to the near post, Patrice Evra manages to make a clearance.

44:02
 

Phillip Bardsley sends in a cross, clearance made by Nemanja Vidic.

42:05
 

Wayne Rooney takes a shot. Craig Gordon makes a save.

41:41
 

Inswinging corner taken by Ryan Giggs, save by Craig Gordon.

40:57
 

Corner taken left-footed by Ryan Giggs, Phillip Bardsley manages to make a clearance.

39:53
 

Effort from outside the penalty area by Oliveira Anderson goes wide left of the target.

38:36
 

Wayne Rooney concedes a free kick for a foul on Nedum Onuoha. Indirect free kick taken by Craig Gordon.

35:47
 

Darren Bent is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Indirect free kick taken by Rafael Da Silva.

22:08
 

Phillip Bardsley goes into the book.

22:01
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Patrice Evra by Boudewijn Zenden. Free kick taken by Oliveira Anderson.

19:55
 

Inswinging corner taken by Ryan Giggs, Craig Gordon makes a comfortable save.

19:38
 

Ryan Giggs takes a shot. Save by Craig Gordon.

18:39
 

Effort on goal by Dimitar Berbatov from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the goal.

17:28
 

Wayne Rooney takes a shot. Save by Craig Gordon.

17:28
 

Wayne Rooney takes a shot. Craig Gordon makes a save.

16:45
 

Ryan Giggs challenges Boudewijn Zenden unfairly and gives away a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Craig Gordon.

16:37
 

Centre by Ryan Giggs, clearance by Phillip Bardsley.

15:30
 

Boudewijn Zenden is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Patrice Evra.

14:57
 

Foul by Wayne Rooney on Phillip Bardsley, free kick awarded. Craig Gordon takes the free kick.

14:33
 

Oliveira Anderson takes a shot.

11:37
 

Jordan Henderson fouled by Oliveira Anderson, the ref awards a free kick. Jordan Henderson restarts play with the free kick.

10:00
 

Dimitar Berbatov takes a shot from a just insdie the area and hits the post.

9:11
 

Shot from just outside the penalty box by Wayne Rooney misses to the left of the target.

7:11
 

The referee gives a free kick against Ji-Sung Park for handball. Craig Gordon takes the indirect free kick.

6:29
 

Steed Malbranque gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ji-Sung Park. The free kick is delivered left-footed by Ryan Giggs from right wing, clearance made by Ahmed Elmohamady.

5:33
 

Steed Malbranque fouled by Nemanja Vidic, the ref awards a free kick. The free kick is delivered left-footed by Boudewijn Zenden from right channel, clearance made by Rafael Da Silva.

4:15
Goal
 

Dimitar Berbatov finds the back of the net with a headed goal from close in. Man Utd 1-0 Sunderland.The assist for the goal came from Wayne Rooney.

3:49
 

Foul by Cristian Riveros on Ji-Sung Park, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Oliveira Anderson.

Kick off
 

The game kicks-off.

Half time
 

The referee calls an end to the first half.

Full time
 

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

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 33 39 77
2 Man City 34 34 67
3 Arsenal 33 31 67
4 Man Utd 34 25 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 Everton 34 1 44

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