Aston Villa v Manchester United, 20 October 2007

Score4-1 to Manchester United
RefereeRob Styles
CompetitionPremier League
VenueVilla Park
Attendance42,640
KICK-OFF: 5.15pm

Goals:

Gabby Agbonlahor 13 G

Goals:

Wayne Rooney 36 G
Wayne Rooney 44 G
Rio Ferdinand 45 G
Ryan Giggs 75 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Scott Carson
Defender Wilfred Bouma
Defender/Centre back Zat Knight
Defender/Centre back Martin Laursen
Defender/Centre back Olof Mellberg
Defender/Midfielder Gareth Barry
Defender/Midfielder Craig Gardner
Midfielder Nigel Reo-Coker
Midfielder/Forward Ashley Young
Forward Luke Moore

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Edwin van der Sar
Defender Wes Brown
Defender Gerard Pique
Defender/Centre back Rio Ferdinand
Defender/Left back Patrice Evra
Midfielder Anderson
Midfielder Ryan Giggs
Midfielder Nani
Midfielder Paul Scholes
Forward Wayne Rooney
Forward Carlos Tevez

Substitutions:

Shaun Maloney for Craig Gardner 53
Isaiah Osbourne for Luke Moore 54
Stuart Taylor for Zat Knight 67

Substitutions:

Darren Fletcher for Carlos Tevez 73
Cristiano Ronaldo for Ryan Giggs 76
John O'Shea for Paul Scholes 77

Cards:

Nigel Reo-Coker 52 Y
Nigel Reo-Coker 60 Y
Nigel Reo-Coker 60 R
Scott Carson 66 R
Ashley Young 67 Y

Cards:

Paul Scholes 39 Y
Nani 89 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Stuart Taylor
Defender/Midfielder Isaiah Osbourne
Midfielder/Forward Shaun Maloney

On the bench:

Defender John O'Shea
Midfielder Darren Fletcher
Midfielder/Forward Cristiano Ronaldo

Comments:

League position: 9th Unused substitutes: Curtis Davies and Stilian Petrov

Comments:

League position: 2nd Unused substitutes: Tomasz Kuszczak and Danny Simpson The FA Premier League's Dubious Goals Committee ruled on the following: - Manchester United's third goal against Aston Villa on 20th October has been confirmed as a Rio Ferdinand goal. - Manchester United’s fourth goal against Aston Villa on 20th October has been confirmed as a Ryan Giggs goal. [re: Circular 2 - 10/1/2008]