Aston Villa v Manchester United, 23 December 2006

Score3-0 to Manchester United
RefereeSteve Bennett
CompetitionPremier League
VenueVilla Park
Attendance42,551

Goals:

Goals:

Cristiano Ronaldo 58 G
Paul Scholes 64 G
Cristiano Ronaldo 85 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Gabor Kiraly
Defender Aaron Hughes
Defender/Centre back Gary Cahill
Defender/Centre back Olof Mellberg
Defender/Forward Chris Sutton
Defender/Midfielder Gareth Barry
Defender/Midfielder Craig Gardner
Midfielder Steven Davis
Midfielder Gavin McCann
Midfielder Stilian Petrov

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Edwin van der Sar
Defender/Right back Gary Neville
Defender Nemanja Vidic
Defender/Centre back Rio Ferdinand
Defender/Left back Patrice Evra
Midfielder Darren Fletcher
Midfielder Ryan Giggs
Midfielder PARK Ji-Sung
Midfielder Paul Scholes
Midfielder/Forward Cristiano Ronaldo
Forward Louis Saha

Substitutions:

Juan Pablo Angel for Gavin McCann 76

Substitutions:

Wayne Rooney for PARK Ji-Sung 66
John O'Shea for Ryan Giggs 88
Mikael Silvestre for Paul Scholes 88

Cards:

Gavin McCann 70 Y
Chris Sutton 73 Y

Cards:

Nemanja Vidic 15 Y
Paul Scholes 78 Y

On the bench:

On the bench:

Defender John O'Shea
Defender Mikael Silvestre
Forward Wayne Rooney

Comments:

League position: 10th Unused substitutes: Robert Olejnik, Milan Baros, Wilfred Bouma and Liam Ridgewell

Comments:

League position: 1st Unused substitutes: Tomasz Kuszczak and Wes Brown