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 Zat Knight
Defender Martin Laursen
Defender Olof Mellberg
Defender/Midfielder Gareth Barry
Defender/Midfielder Craig Gardner
Defender/Midfielder/Forward Ashley Young
Midfielder Nigel Reo-Coker
Forward Luke Moore

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Edwin van der Sar
Defender Wes Brown
Defender Patrice Evra
Defender Rio Ferdinand
Defender Gerard Piqué
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]