Fulham v Manchester United, 01 October 2005

Score3-2 to Manchester United
RefereeHoward Webb
CompetitionPremier League
VenueCraven Cottage
Attendance21,862

Goals:

Collins John 2 G
Claus Jensen 28 G

Goals:

Ruud Van Nistelrooy penalty 17 P
Wayne Rooney 18 G
Ruud Van Nistelrooy 45 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Mark Crossley
Defender/Right back Moritz Volz
Defender/Centre back Carlos Bocanegra
Defender/Centre back Alain Goma
Defender/Midfielder Niclas Jensen
Midfielder Papa Bouba Diop
Midfielder Claus Jensen
Midfielder Steed Malbranque
Midfielder/Forward Luis Boa Morte
Forward Collins John
Forward Brian McBride

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Edwin van der Sar
Defender John O'Shea
Defender Mikael Silvestre
Defender/Centre back Rio Ferdinand
Defender/Midfielder Kieran Richardson
Midfielder Darren Fletcher
Midfielder Ryan Giggs
Midfielder PARK Ji-Sung
Midfielder/Forward Alan Smith
Forward Wayne Rooney

Substitutions:

Heidar Helguson for Brian McBride 72
Tomasz Radzinski for Collins John 77

Substitutions:

Phil Bardsley for Kieran Richardson 57
Cristiano Ronaldo for Ryan Giggs 77
Paul Scholes for Ruud Van Nistelrooy 84

Cards:

Luis Boa Morte 51 Y
Papa Bouba Diop 60 Y

Cards:

Darren Fletcher 27 Y

On the bench:

Forward Heidar Helguson

On the bench:

Defender/Right back Phil Bardsley
Midfielder Paul Scholes
Midfielder/Forward Cristiano Ronaldo

Comments:

League position: 18th Unused substitutes: Ahmad Elrich, Dean Leacock and Tony Warner The FA Premier League's Dubious Goals Committee ruled on the following: - Fulham’s first goal against Manchester United on 1st October has been confirmed as a Collins John goal. [re: Circular 1 – 17/10/2005]

Comments:

League position: 4th Unused substitutes: Tim Howard and Gerard Pique