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Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Luis Nani played to the near post, Bobby Zamora makes a clearance. The ball is crossed by Ryan Giggs, Bobby Zamora manages to make a clearance.
John Pantsil delivers the ball, save by Edwin Van der Sar.
Jonathan Greening concedes a free kick for a foul on Luis Nani. Caution for Jonathan Greening. Direct free kick taken by Darren Fletcher.
Zoltan Gera on for Simon Davies.
Damien Duff takes a shot. Corner taken by Damien Duff, Brede Hangeland scores a headed goal from inside the penalty area. Fulham 2-2 Man Utd.The assist for the goal came from Damien Duff.
The ball is crossed by John Pantsil, clearance by Darren Fletcher.
The ball is sent over by Paul Konchesky.
Outswinging corner taken by Ryan Giggs from the left by-line.
Handball by Damien Duff. Placed penalty taken by Luis Nani saved by David Stockdale. Fulham 1-2 Man Utd.
The ball is sent over by John O'Shea.
Ryan Giggs takes a short corner.
Luis Nani takes a outswinging corner from the right by-line played to the near post. Brede Hangeland concedes an own goal. Fulham 1-2 Man Utd.The assist for the goal came from Luis Nani.
The ball is crossed by Luis Nani, Aaron Hughes manages to make a clearance.
Corner taken by Luis Nani from the right by-line to the near post, clearance by Bobby Zamora.
Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Ryan Giggs from the left by-line, Headed effort from inside the penalty area by Nemanja Vidic misses to the right of the target.
The ball is delivered by Luis Nani, Dickson Etuhu manages to make a clearance.
Jonathan Greening is brought on as a substitute for Danny Murphy.
The ball is swung over by Nemanja Vidic.
Bobby Zamora has an effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the left of the target.
Moussa Dembele fouled by Nemanja Vidic, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Paul Konchesky.
Ryan Giggs takes the inswinging corner, Headed effort from inside the area by Nemanja Vidic misses to the left of the target.
Dickson Etuhu handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Paul Scholes takes the free kick.
Handball decision goes against Danny Murphy. Luis Nani shoots direct from the free kick.
Patrice Evra produces a cross, Brede Hangeland manages to make a clearance.
Ryan Giggs joins the action as a substitute, replacing Antonio Valencia. (Man Utd) makes a substitution, with Michael Owen coming on for Javier Hernandez.
Antonio Valencia sends in a cross.
The referee books Damien Duff for dissent.
Danny Murphy takes a shot. Save made by Edwin Van der Sar.
The ball is swung over by Luis Nani, save by David Stockdale.
Bobby Zamora fouled by Jonathan Evans, the ref awards a free kick. Jonathan Evans booked. Paul Konchesky restarts play with the free kick.
Luis Nani delivers the ball, Dimitar Berbatov takes a shot. Save made by David Stockdale.
Patrice Evra sends in a cross, Dimitar Berbatov takes a shot. Save made by David Stockdale.
Paul Konchesky challenges Antonio Valencia unfairly and gives away a free kick. Luis Nani comes on in place of Ji-Sung Park. Direct free kick taken by Darren Fletcher.
Patrice Evra crosses the ball, Header on goal by Dimitar Berbatov from just inside the area goes over the goal.
John O'Shea sends in a cross, Aaron Hughes manages to make a clearance.
The ball is delivered by John Pantsil, clearance made by Ji-Sung Park.
The ball is delivered by John Pantsil.
The ball is crossed by Simon Davies.
Clinton Dempsey goes off and Moussa Dembele comes on.
Effort on goal by Javier Hernandez from outside the area goes harmlessly over the bar.
The referee gives a free kick against Dimitar Berbatov for handball. Direct free kick taken by Paul Konchesky.
The ball is delivered by John O'Shea.
Simon Davies gets on the score sheet with a goal from just inside the area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Fulham 1-1 Man Utd.Bobby Zamora provided the assist for the goal.
Foul by Jonathan Evans on Bobby Zamora, free kick awarded. Strike comes in from Bobby Zamora from the free kick. Bobby Zamora has an effort at goal from outside the area which misses left.
Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Damien Duff from the right by-line to the near post, Antonio Valencia manages to make a clearance.
Simon Davies takes a shot. Jonathan Evans gets a block in. Corner taken by Simon Davies.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Brede Hangeland on Ji-Sung Park. Darren Fletcher takes the direct free kick.
The ball is delivered by John O'Shea, clearance by Aaron Hughes.
Antonio Valencia takes a inswinging corner to the near post, clearance made by Bobby Zamora.
Javier Hernandez fouled by Paul Konchesky, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by John O'Shea.
Effort from just outside the box by Clinton Dempsey goes over the bar.
Darren Fletcher sends in a cross, Jonathan Evans takes a shot. David Stockdale makes a save.
Brede Hangeland gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Javier Hernandez. Antonio Valencia restarts play with the free kick.
The ball is crossed by Patrice Evra, clearance made by Aaron Hughes.
Antonio Valencia challenges Simon Davies unfairly and gives away a free kick. The referee shows Antonio Valencia a yellow card. Paul Konchesky takes the free kick.
Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Simon Davies, Aaron Hughes produces a header from deep inside the six-yard box that clears the bar.
Paul Konchesky crosses the ball, clearance by Nemanja Vidic.
Paul Konchesky crosses the ball.
The ball is swung over by Patrice Evra, Brede Hangeland manages to make a clearance.
Ji-Sung Park sends in a cross, save made by David Stockdale.
Dickson Etuhu takes a shot. Save made by Edwin Van der Sar. Dickson Etuhu takes a shot. Save by Edwin Van der Sar. Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Damien Duff played to the near post, Nemanja Vidic makes a clearance.
The ball is crossed by John Pantsil.
Paul Scholes crosses the ball, Header on goal by Dimitar Berbatov from inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.
Dimitar Berbatov takes a shot. Save made by David Stockdale.
Effort on goal by Danny Murphy from a long way out goes over the bar.
Dimitar Berbatov is ruled offside. Aaron Hughes restarts play with the free kick.
Jonathan Evans gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Bobby Zamora. Direct free kick taken by Simon Davies.
The ball is sent over by Paul Konchesky, Headed effort on goal by Bobby Zamora from inside the penalty box misses to the right of the goal.
A cross is delivered by John Pantsil, Nemanja Vidic manages to make a clearance.
Darren Fletcher produces a cross, clearance made by Paul Konchesky.
Outswinging corner taken by Antonio Valencia from the right by-line, clearance made by Simon Davies.
Dimitar Berbatov takes a shot. David Stockdale makes a save.
Foul by Brede Hangeland on Dimitar Berbatov, free kick awarded. John O'Shea takes the direct free kick.
Clinton Dempsey takes a shot. Edwin Van der Sar makes a save.
Effort from outside the penalty area by Javier Hernandez goes wide left of the target.
The referee blows for offside against Dimitar Berbatov. Indirect free kick taken by David Stockdale.
Brede Hangeland fouled by Javier Hernandez, the ref awards a free kick. David Stockdale takes the free kick.
Damien Duff sends in a cross.
Shot on goal by Simon Davies from just inside the area clears the crossbar.
Paul Scholes scores a goal from outside the area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Fulham 0-1 Man Utd.Assist on the goal came from Dimitar Berbatov.
Short corner worked by Antonio Valencia.
Dimitar Berbatov takes a shot. Save by David Stockdale.
Antonio Valencia crosses the ball. Patrice Evra crosses the ball.
The ball is delivered by Antonio Valencia, John Pantsil makes a clearance.
Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Antonio Valencia, Brede Hangeland manages to make a clearance.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ji-Sung Park by John Pantsil. Free kick taken by Patrice Evra.
The ball is sent over by Clinton Dempsey, Jonathan Evans makes a clearance.
The match gets underway.
The players leave the pitch at half time.
The referee gets the second half underway.
The match has reached full-time.
Schwarzer concern for Cottagers
Fulham goalkeeper Mark Schwarzer remains a doubt for Sunday's Barclays Premier League clash with Manchester United.
Schwarzer missed training on Friday because of the back problem which prevented him playing against Bolton last weekend but boss Mark Hughes is hopeful he will be available to face Sir Alex Ferguson's side.
Long-term injury victims Philippe Senderos (Achilles), Andrew Johnson (knee) and Diomansy Kamara (foot) are out.
Hughes expects Wayne Rooney to rediscover his goalscoring touch soon - but hopes it returns after the showdown at Craven Cottage.
Rooney has now gone 13 games without scoring for club or country dating back to March 30.
Hughes draws similarities between his own playing style and that of Rooney and believes it is only a matter of time before the England marksman regains the finishing touch.
"I was never prolific and would never score ones or twos every other game," said Hughes, who spent 13 years at Old Trafford over two spells.
"In fairness I was streaky myself and at times Wayne has been that type of striker.
"Sometimes my work as a player took me out of the areas where I was most effective and that was in and around the box.
"When you're trying to work hard for the team you can be out of the areas where you have maximum impact. That affects the number of goals you score.
"There's a bit of that in Wayne's play at the moment because he's such an enthusiastic guy and wants to be involved in every aspect of the team's play.
"That's taken him away from being in areas where's he's most dangerous.
"It's only a matter of time before he starts scoring, as long as it's not this weekend!
"He's a quality player. Class is permanent, form is temporary.
"There's no doubt he'll return to scoring ways and once he does he'll find they'll flow quite freely."
Patrice Evra is set to shake off a minor knock and feature for United.
The full-back jarred his leg in a collision with an advertising hoarding in the latter stages of United's opening-day win over Newcastle but has not been too badly hurt and Sir Alex Ferguson expects to have the former Monaco man available.
Hangeland denies United victory
Brede Hangeland headed a last-minute equaliser to deny Manchester United victory in a gripping Barclays Premier League 2-2 draw at Craven Cottage.
United appeared to be heading for victory when Hangeland scored an unfortunate own goal with seven minutes go - the first act of a breathless climax.
Nani missed a penalty moments later that would have put Sir Alex Ferguson's side 3-1 up after Damien Duff handled in the area.
And United were punished for Nani's wastefulness in the final twist as Hangeland atoned for his earlier blunder by powering a header past Edwin van der Sar.
A fine start from the Premier League runners-up was rewarded in the 11th minute when the influential Paul Scholes powered home a low 25-yard drive to register his 150th goal for the club.
But Fulham, who dominated lengthy spells after the interval, showed resolve to claw back the deficit with an emphatic strike from midfielder Simon Davies.
It was a thrilling way for Mark Hughes to mark his first home match as Fulham manager while Ferguson will know his side deserved no more than a point.
Word filtered through shortly before kick-off that Ferguson would continue refusing to conduct interviews with the BBC.
Ferguson was today expected to end his boycott of speaking to the corporation, which dates back to 2004, amid pressure from the Premier League and League Managers Association.
But the United manager is to maintain his stance with assistant Michael Phelan available to provide analysis and comment should the BBC request it.
Ferguson would have been delighted by United's formidable start with a dashing early run from Antonio Valencia caught the eye only for Scholes, the intended recipient of his back heel, to stumble on the ball.
Dimitar Berbatov and Darren Fletcher combined to good effect without any end product as play began to concentrate on Fulham's area.
Only lightening reflexes from David Stockdale kept a header from Berbatov out but moments later the Cottagers keeper was beaten by a magnificent strike from Scholes.
The ball was sprayed around with ease from a corner until Berbatov teed up Scholes who found the bottom right corner with a powerful low drive from 25 yards out.
Davies flashed an effort over the bar at the other end but United were still looking formidable as Berbatov tested Stockdale from a tight angle.
Bobby Zamora was gifted a free header from 10 yards out, but he could only nod a cross by Paul Konchesky wide with the target at his mercy.
Berbatov directed a header over the crossbar but United's defence was in disarray in the 31st minute and only a superb double save from Van der Sar denied Fulham.
Zamora used his strength to cause problems on the edge of the area and possession squirted out to Dempsey, who laid on a perfect pass for Dickson Etuhu.
Etuhu directed his first shot straight at Van der Sar but was presented with a second attempt when the ball rebounded to his feet only for the Dutch keeper, who was sat down, to prod the effort over the bar with an outstretched hand.
Despite the fluidity of United's play, with Berbatov, Javier Hernandez and Valencia prominent, Fulham looked very capable of pinching an equaliser.
Scholes almost jinked his way into a shooting position but Fulham were enjoying the lion's share of possession early in the second half.
Zamora blazed a free-kick over the crossbar after he had been hacked down by Jonny Evans and the balance of power was clearly shifting with the equaliser arriving in the 57th minute.
A rampaging run from Duff swept the winger away from Patrice Era before he found Zamora, whose astute pass fell to an unmarked Davies.
Stood 10 yards out and with time to pick his spot, the Wales midfielder thumped the ball past Van der Sar.
Substitute Nani was making a telling impact and he expertly teed up Berbatov who was bundled off the ball as he was pulling the trigger.
Van der Sar caught a dangerous curler from Danny Murphy while at the other end a Nani free kick crept narrowly over the crossbar before skipper Nemanja Vidic directed a header off-target.
With 11 minutes to go Zamora blew a fine chance, and Fulham were left ruing the opportunity as they conceded a disastrous own goal.
Nani's innocuous-looking corner fell straight to the hapless Brede Hangeland, deflecting off his shin and into the goal.
Fulham suffered another blow in the 86th minute when Duff handled the ball, but Stockdale pulled off a fine save to deny Nani from the spot.
Yet Hangeland and Duff still had time to make amends for their errors in a breathless finish that saw Fulham get what they deserved.
Duff floated in a corner from the right and Hangeland leapt high to nod it home, via a touch from the hand of the diving van der Sar.
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