Manchester United v Anderlecht, 13 September 2000

Score5-1 to Manchester United
RefereeTerje Hauge
CompetitionUEFA Champions League Group G
VenueOld Trafford
Attendance62,749

1 Anderlecht

Goals:

Andrew Cole 15 G
Denis Irwin penalty 32 P
Teddy Sheringham 42 G
Andrew Cole 50 G
Andrew Cole 72 G

Goals:

Jan Koller 55 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Fabien Barthez
Defender/Right back Gary Neville
Defender Mikael Silvestre
Defender/Centre back Ronny Johnsen
Defender/Full back Denis Irwin
Midfielder David Beckham
Midfielder Ryan Giggs
Midfielder Roy Keane
Midfielder Paul Scholes
Forward Andrew Cole

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Filip De Wilde
Defender Bertrand Crasson
Defender Didier Dheedene
Defender Lorenzo Staelens
Defender/Centre back Glen De Boeck
Midfielder Walter Baseggio
Midfielder Bart Goor
Midfielder Patrick Van Diemen
Midfielder Yves Vanderhaeghe
Forward Jan Koller

Substitutions:

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer for Ryan Giggs 59
Phil Neville for Denis Irwin 69
Dwight Yorke for Andrew Cole 74

Substitutions:

Davy Oyen for Patrick Van Diemen 46
Aleksandar Ilic for Bart Goor 58
Souleymane Youla for Tomasz Radzinski 59

Cards:

Denis Irwin 21 Y

Cards:

Didier Dheedene 78 Y

On the bench:

Defender/Midfielder Phil Neville
Forward Dwight Yorke

On the bench:

Defender Aleksandar Ilic
Defender Davy Oyen

Comments:

Magnificent United crush Anderlecht in a Giggs/ Cole show. Giggs mesmerised on the Left and created countless chances.