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

Manchester United

van Persie 15"

Cleverley 18"

Rooney 58"

3 - 1
Sunderland

Sunderland

Campbell 71"

Manchester United vs Sunderland


Team Lineups

Manchester United

1 De Gea
4 Jones
12 Smalling
5 Ferdinand
3 Evra
7 Valencia
16 Carrick
23 Cleverley18"
18 Young
10 Rooney58"
20 van Persie15"
Substitutes
13 Lindegaard
11 Giggs
14 Hernandez
15 Vidic
19 Welbeck
22 Scholes
24 Fletcher

Sunderland

22 Mignolet
24 Cuellar
14 Colback
16 O'Shea
19 Bramble
7 Larsson
8 Gardner
21 Johnson
23 McClean
28 Sessegnon
26 Fletcher
Substitutes
20 Westwood
9 Campbell71"
10 Wickham
11 McFadden
12 Kilgallon
15 Vaughan
25 Saha

Possession Stats

46%
54%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Manchester United

L W D D W W D L

Sunderland

W D D L L L D D
Head to Head
Sunderland
0-1
Man Utd 13-May-2012
Man Utd
1-0
Sunderland 05-Nov-2011
Man Utd
2-0
Sunderland 26-Dec-2010
Sunderland
0-0
Man Utd 02-Oct-2010
Sunderland
0-1
Man Utd 02-May-2010
Man Utd
2-2
Sunderland 03-Oct-2009


Live Text Commentary
92:11 +2.11
 

Sebastian Larsson takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line played to the near post.

89:17
 

Wayne Rooney decides to take a short corner.

87:08
 

Fraizer Campbell fouled by Patrice Evra, the ref awards a free kick. Sebastian Larsson restarts play with the free kick. Connor Wickham has a header from close in and clears the crossbar.

85:38
 

Robin van Persie has a headed effort at goal from close range which goes wide of the left-hand post.

83:59
Substitution
 

Foul by Antonio Valencia on Jack Colback, free kick awarded. James McFadden is brought on as a substitute for Jack Colback. Sebastian Larsson crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left channel, clearance by Robin van Persie.

82:53
 

Ryan Giggs produces a cross, clearance made by Titus Bramble.

82:16
 

Connor Wickham takes a shot. Save by David De Gea.

81:58
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Antonio Valencia by Jack Colback. Direct free kick taken by Phil Jones.

81:16
 

The referee blows for offside. Simon Mignolet restarts play with the free kick.

80:05
 

Sebastian Larsson takes a inswinging corner to the near post, Nemanja Vidic makes a clearance.

79:10
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jack Colback by Paul Scholes. Simon Mignolet restarts play with the free kick.

77:58
 

Robin van Persie takes a short corner.

76:54
 

Unfair challenge on Ashley Young by Fraizer Campbell results in a free kick. Ashley Young takes the direct free kick.

75:34
 

Unfair challenge on Robin van Persie by John O'Shea results in a free kick. Ryan Giggs restarts play with the free kick.

75:06
 

Titus Bramble concedes a free kick for a foul on Wayne Rooney. Patrice Evra takes the direct free kick.

74:52
 

The ball is crossed by Fraizer Campbell, clearance by Nemanja Vidic.

72:58
Substitution
 

Ryan Giggs joins the action as a substitute, replacing Tom Cleverley.

71:23
Goal
 

The ball is swung over by Stephane Sessegnon, Fraizer Campbell finds the back of the net with a headed goal from inside the six-yard box. Man Utd 3-1 Sunderland.Assist on the goal came from Stephane Sessegnon.

70:36
 

Stephane Sessegnon takes a shot. Save made by David De Gea. Outswinging corner taken by Sebastian Larsson.

69:11
 

Foul by John O'Shea on Robin van Persie, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Paul Scholes.

67:34
Substitution
 

Adam Johnson goes off and Fraizer Campbell comes on.

67:04
Substitution
 

Nemanja Vidic joins the action as a substitute, replacing Rio Ferdinand.

65:38
 

Unfair challenge on Adam Johnson by Paul Scholes results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Jack Colback.

64:29
 

Connor Wickham takes a shot. Blocked by Rio Ferdinand. Shot from just outside the box by Craig Gardner goes over the crossbar.

60:53
 

Corner taken by Sebastian Larsson from the left by-line played to the near post.

60:16
 

Unfair challenge on Sebastian Larsson by Ashley Young results in a free kick. Adam Johnson crosses the ball in from the free kick, Chris Smalling makes a clearance.

60:00
 

Patrice Evra fouled by Stephane Sessegnon, the ref awards a free kick. Patrice Evra restarts play with the free kick.

58:08
Goal
 

Wayne Rooney scores a goal from inside the six-yard box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Man Utd 3-0 Sunderland.The assist for the goal came from Robin van Persie.

57:27
 

Shot from just outside the area by Connor Wickham goes over the bar.

56:47
 

Antonio Valencia challenges Jack Colback unfairly and gives away a free kick. John O'Shea takes the direct free kick.

55:11
 

The ball is sent over by James McClean, blocked by Paul Scholes. Sebastian Larsson takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line to the near post.

53:35
 

Foul by Chris Smalling on Connor Wickham, free kick awarded. John O'Shea takes the direct free kick.

52:30
 

Carlos Cuellar concedes a free kick for a foul on Chris Smalling. David De Gea restarts play with the free kick.

52:12
 

The referee blows for offside. Rio Ferdinand takes the indirect free kick.

51:05
 

Craig Gardner gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ashley Young. Paul Scholes takes the free kick.

48:50
 

Effort from the edge of the box by Robin van Persie goes wide of the left-hand post.

47:29
 

Craig Gardner takes a shot. Save by David De Gea. Stephane Sessegnon takes a shot. Blocked by David De Gea. Corner from the left by-line taken by Sebastian Larsson, David De Gea makes a save.

46:12
 

Wayne Rooney takes a shot. Shot by Ashley Young from deep inside the six-yard box clear the bar.

45:01
Substitution
 

Michael Carrick leaves the field to be replaced by Paul Scholes. Connor Wickham joins the action as a substitute, replacing Steven Fletcher.

44:42
 

James McClean takes a shot. David De Gea makes a save.

41:38
 

Wayne Rooney gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Stephane Sessegnon. Direct free kick taken by Jack Colback.

40:59
 

Antonio Valencia produces a cross, clearance made by Titus Bramble.

39:26
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Robin van Persie played to the near post, Patrice Evra produces a header from deep inside the six-yard box that clears the bar.

38:23
 

Tom Cleverley takes a shot from deep inside the box clearing the bar.

36:15
 

Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Sebastian Larsson from the left by-line to the near post, clearance by Rio Ferdinand. Stephane Sessegnon takes a shot. Patrice Evra gets a block in. Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Sebastian Larsson, save by David De Gea. David De Gea fouled by Titus Bramble, the ref awards a free kick. David De Gea takes the direct free kick.

35:32
 

Unfair challenge on Adam Johnson by Ashley Young results in a free kick. Sebastian Larsson takes the free kick.

34:33
 

Michael Carrick takes a shot. Blocked by Titus Bramble. Corner from left by-line taken by Wayne Rooney.

31:19
 

Inswinging corner taken by Robin van Persie.

25:39
 

Craig Gardner takes a shot. Blocked by Michael Carrick. Corner taken left-footed by Adam Johnson to the near post, David De Gea makes a save.

24:50
 

The referee blows for offside. Simon Mignolet takes the indirect free kick.

23:54
 

James McClean takes a shot. David De Gea gets a block in.

23:30
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Adam Johnson by Tom Cleverley. Direct free kick taken by Sebastian Larsson.

22:10
 

Centre by Patrice Evra, Headed effort from inside the area by Wayne Rooney misses to the left of the goal.

21:16
 

Wayne Rooney produces a right-footed shot from deep inside the area which goes wide of the left-hand post.

19:55
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Tom Cleverley on Sebastian Larsson. Direct free kick taken by Sebastian Larsson.

18:36
Goal
 

A goal is scored by Tom Cleverley from deep inside the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Man Utd 2-0 Sunderland.Assist by Michael Carrick.

17:47
 

Robin van Persie takes a shot. Save by Simon Mignolet. Inswinging corner taken by Robin van Persie from the right by-line played to the near post, Craig Gardner manages to make a clearance.

17:17
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Antonio Valencia on Jack Colback. Simon Mignolet restarts play with the free kick.

15:01
Goal
 

A cross is delivered by Ashley Young. Robin van Persie scores a goal from deep inside the penalty area to the top left corner of the goal. Man Utd 1-0 Sunderland.The assist for the goal came from Ashley Young.

12:22
 

Unfair challenge on Patrice Evra by Adam Johnson results in a free kick. Tom Cleverley takes the direct free kick.

9:46
 

Wayne Rooney takes the inswinging corner, clearance by Steven Fletcher. Shot from deep inside the area by Patrice Evra goes over the bar.

5:34
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Robin van Persie, Simon Mignolet makes a clearance. Ashley Young takes a shot. Save by Simon Mignolet. Inswinging corner taken by Wayne Rooney from the left by-line played to the near post, save by Simon Mignolet.

4:03
 

Stephane Sessegnon fouled by Antonio Valencia, the ref awards a free kick. John O'Shea takes the direct free kick.

1:31
 

The ball is sent over by Phil Jones, save made by Simon Mignolet.

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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