• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 01 December 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Madejski Stadium
Reading

Reading

Robson-Kanu 7"

Le Fondre 18"

Morrison 22"

3 - 4
Manchester United

Manchester United

Anderson 12"

Rooney 15" (P)

Rooney 29"

van Persie 33"

Reading vs Manchester United


Team Lineups

Reading

1 Federici
24 Cummings
6 Mariappa
15 Morrison22"
3 Shorey
19 Robson-Kanu7"
8 Leigertwood
16 Tabb
11 McAnuff
9 Le Fondre18"
33 Roberts
Substitutes
41 Taylor
5 Pearce
7 Pogrebnyak
10 Hunt
12 McCleary
20 Guthrie
23 Harte

Manchester United

13 Lindegaard
2 Da Silva
5 Ferdinand
6 Evans
3 Evra
24 Fletcher
8 Anderson12"
16 Carrick
18 Young
10 Rooney15"29"
20 van Persie33"
Substitutes
1 De Gea
4 Jones
11 Giggs
12 Smalling
14 Hernandez
19 Welbeck
23 Cleverley

Possession Stats

44%
56%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Reading

L L D L D W L L

Manchester United

W W L L L W D D
Head to Head
Reading
0-2
Man Utd 19-Jan-2008
Man Utd
0-0
Reading 12-Aug-2007
Man Utd
3-2
Reading 30-Dec-2006
Reading
1-1
Man Utd 23-Sep-2006


Live Text Commentary
92:31 +2.31
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jay Tabb on Ashley Young. Direct free kick taken by Jonny Evans.

91:14 +1.14
 

Corner taken by Nicky Shorey from the left by-line, Close range shot by Sean Morrison clears the bar.

90:50 +0.5
 

Corner taken by Nicky Shorey from the right by-line, Sean Morrison takes a shot. Anders Lindegaard makes a save.

90:11 +0.11
 

Unfair challenge on Jay Tabb by Phil Jones results in a free kick. Nicky Shorey takes the free kick. Garath McCleary sends in a cross, Chris Smalling makes a clearance.

88:47
 

The ball is delivered by Noel Hunt, Chris Smalling gets a block in.

87:19
 

Shot on goal by Chris Smalling from just inside the area goes over the target.

84:35
 

Unfair challenge on Garath McCleary by Ashley Young results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Adam Federici.

83:37
 

Garath McCleary crosses the ball.

82:30
Substitution
 

(Reading) makes a substitution, with Noel Hunt coming on for Hal Robson-Kanu.

80:34
 

Adam Le Fondre gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Darren Fletcher. Direct free kick taken by Michael Carrick.

78:08
Substitution
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ashley Young by Jay Tabb. Jay Tabb goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour. Garath McCleary on for Jobi McAnuff. Free kick taken by Ashley Young.

77:53
 

The ball is delivered by Jobi McAnuff, save by Anders Lindegaard.

75:33
 

Adrian Mariappa fouled by Danny Welbeck, the ref awards a free kick. Jay Tabb takes the direct free kick.

74:30
 

Shot by Jay Tabb from outside the box goes over the net.

73:17
Substitution
 

Danny Welbeck joins the action as a substitute, replacing Robin van Persie.

73:03
 

Ashley Young has an effort at goal from outside the area which goes wide right of the goal.

71:46
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Pavel Pogrebnyak by Jonny Evans. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Nicky Shorey, Rio Ferdinand manages to make a clearance.

68:10
Substitution
 

Jason Roberts goes off and Pavel Pogrebnyak comes on.

66:10
 

Close range effort by Robin van Persie misses to the left of the target.

64:50
 

Shot by Robin van Persie from deep inside the penalty area misses wide to the left of the target.

64:15
 

Hal Robson-Kanu produces a cross, Jonny Evans manages to make a clearance.

63:14
 

The official flags Patrice Evra offside. Adam Federici takes the indirect free kick.

63:05
 

The ball is delivered by Patrice Evra.

61:33
 

Unfair challenge on Adrian Mariappa by Robin van Persie results in a free kick. Nicky Shorey restarts play with the free kick.

61:13
 

Unfair challenge on Jonny Evans by Jason Roberts results in a free kick. Anders Lindegaard restarts play with the free kick.

60:45
 

The ball is swung over by Nicky Shorey, clearance made by Jonny Evans.

60:03
 

Phil Jones produces a cross, clearance by Sean Morrison.

57:44
 

Hal Robson-Kanu sends in a cross.

56:16
 

Adam Le Fondre takes a shot. Save made by Anders Lindegaard.

55:36
 

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Jobi McAnuff, clearance made by Phil Jones.

55:02
 

Inswinging corner taken by Nicky Shorey, Anders Lindegaard makes a save.

54:53
 

The ball is swung over by Jason Roberts, Chris Smalling manages to make a clearance.

54:43
 

Nicky Shorey crosses the ball, clearance by Darren Fletcher.

54:33
 

Jason Roberts sends in a cross.

53:42
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jay Tabb on Michael Carrick. Free kick crossed right-footed by Wayne Rooney, clearance by Nicky Shorey.

51:31
 

Phil Jones sends in a cross, Sean Morrison manages to make a clearance.

50:43
 

The ball is sent over by Jobi McAnuff, save made by Anders Lindegaard.

49:56
 

The ball is swung over by Adam Le Fondre, clearance by Rio Ferdinand.

47:17 +2.17
 

Nicky Shorey crosses the ball.

48:26
 

Robin van Persie crosses the ball, clearance by Sean Morrison.

47:23
 

Shot from outside the area by Jobi McAnuff misses to the left of the goal.

45:31 +0.31
 

Mikele Leigertwood takes a shot. Darren Fletcher gets a block in.

45:18 +0.18
 

Foul by Jonny Evans on Jason Roberts, free kick awarded. Nicky Shorey takes the direct free kick.

44:23
Substitution
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jason Roberts on Ashley Young. Oliveira Anderson goes off and Phil Jones comes on. Jonny Evans takes the free kick.

43:24
 

Centre by Hal Robson-Kanu, Anders Lindegaard makes a save.

42:09
 

Mikele Leigertwood gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Robin van Persie. Jonny Evans takes the direct free kick.

41:43
 

Jobi McAnuff sends in a cross, Patrice Evra manages to make a clearance.

40:54
 

The ball is sent over by Ashley Young, Jay Tabb makes a clearance.

40:02
 

Wayne Rooney produces a cross, clearance by Adrian Mariappa.

39:33
 

Nicky Shorey sends in a cross, Darren Fletcher manages to make a clearance.

38:56
 

A cross is delivered by Ashley Young, Chris Smalling takes a shot. Blocked by Adam Federici. Robin van Persie takes a shot. Sean Morrison gets a block in.

36:23
 

The offside flag is raised against Robin van Persie. Adam Federici takes the free kick.

34:58
 

Unfair challenge on Hal Robson-Kanu by Patrice Evra results in a free kick. Nicky Shorey fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick, save made by Anders Lindegaard.

33:50
Goal
 

Robin van Persie finds the net with a goal from inside the area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Reading 3-4 Man Utd.Assist by Wayne Rooney.

32:12
 

Hal Robson-Kanu crosses the ball, Chris Smalling manages to make a clearance.

30:43
Substitution
 

Chris Smalling joins the action as a substitute, replacing Rafael Da Silva.

29:17
Goal
 

The ball is crossed by Patrice Evra, Wayne Rooney finds the net with a goal from inside the box low into the middle of the goal. Reading 3-3 Man Utd.The assist for the goal came from Patrice Evra.

28:26
 

Ashley Young sends in a cross, Sean Morrison manages to make a clearance.

27:07
 

Rafael Da Silva gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jobi McAnuff. Rafael Da Silva is cautioned. Nicky Shorey crosses the ball from the free kick left-footed from left wing.

26:40
 

Centre by Hal Robson-Kanu, save made by Anders Lindegaard.

25:17
 

Unfair challenge on Ashley Young by Hal Robson-Kanu results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Michael Carrick.

24:47
 

Unfair challenge on Jobi McAnuff by Darren Fletcher results in a free kick. Nicky Shorey restarts play with the free kick.

23:46
 

Jason Roberts concedes a free kick for a foul on Darren Fletcher. Direct free kick taken by Rio Ferdinand.

21:40
Goal
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Nicky Shorey, Sean Morrison grabs a headed goal from close range. Reading 3-2 Man Utd.The assist for the goal came from Nicky Shorey.

21:30
 

The ball is delivered by Hal Robson-Kanu, Jonny Evans manages to make a clearance.

21:18
 

Jay Tabb sends in a cross, clearance by Rio Ferdinand.

21:09
 

A cross is delivered by Hal Robson-Kanu, Robin van Persie manages to make a clearance.

20:05
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jobi McAnuff by Rafael Da Silva. Free kick crossed by Jobi McAnuff, Jonny Evans manages to make a clearance.

18:09
Goal
 

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Nicky Shorey, Adam Le Fondre grabs a headed goal from close range. Reading 2-2 Man Utd.Assist by Nicky Shorey.

18:00
 

Hal Robson-Kanu delivers the ball, Patrice Evra manages to make a clearance.

15:01
Goal
 

Jonny Evans fouled by Jay Tabb, the ref awards a Penalty. Wayne Rooney scores a placed penalty. Reading 1-2 Man Utd.Assist on the goal came from Jonny Evans.

14:39
 

Corner from left by-line taken by Wayne Rooney.

14:24
 

Ashley Young delivers the ball, clearance by Shaun Cummings.

12:47
Goal
 

Oliveira Anderson grabs a goal from just inside the area to the top left corner of the goal. Reading 1-1 Man Utd.Ashley Young provided the assist for the goal.

12:16
 

A cross is delivered by Hal Robson-Kanu, Rio Ferdinand makes a clearance.

11:22
 

The ball is swung over by Adam Le Fondre, save by Anders Lindegaard.

10:21
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Rafael Da Silva on Jason Roberts. Nicky Shorey restarts play with the free kick.

10:08
 

Wayne Rooney sends in a cross, Adrian Mariappa manages to make a clearance.

9:28
 

Centre by Patrice Evra, clearance by Adrian Mariappa.

7:49
Goal
 

Hal Robson-Kanu finds the net with a goal from inside the penalty area to the top left corner of the goal. Reading 1-0 Man Utd.Assist by Jobi McAnuff.

7:44
 

Jobi McAnuff sends in a cross, Jonny Evans manages to make a clearance.

4:53
 

The ball is sent over by Oliveira Anderson.

3:51
 

Effort from deep inside the area by Ashley Young misses to the right of the target.

2:29
 

The ball is sent over by Ashley Young, Adam Federici makes a comfortable save.

1:37
 

The ball is sent over by Shaun Cummings, clearance by Darren Fletcher.

:46
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jay Tabb by Darren Fletcher. Nicky Shorey crosses the ball from the free kick left-footed from left wing, Rafael Da Silva manages to make a clearance.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 38 41 87
2 Man City 38 45 79
3 Arsenal 38 35 75
4 Man Utd 38 25 70
5 Tottenham Hotspur 38 5 64
6 Liverpool 38 4 62
7 Southampton 38 21 60
8 Swansea 38 -3 56
9 Stoke 38 3 54
10 Crystal Palace 38 -4 48

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